Independence Day (or the Fourth of July) is one of the most revered holidays in the United States because it memorializes the day the U.S. declared independence from Great Britain by adopting the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776.
OK, now that we’ve briefed you on all the historical stuff, go about your business cooking up some great barbecue, relaxing in the sun, and freaking out over pretty fireworks. You’re an American. You deserve it.
To aid in the festivities, we’ve created a list of the Top Ten Songs About American Life & The Pursuit Of Being Awesome.
10. “American Boy”-[lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Estelle[/lastfm]
British Estelle knows that some things are just better in America. Like the men. We won’t disagree.