The Fourth of July is a great American holiday that deserves an equally amazing soundtrack. Whether you are firing up the grill, watching fireworks or just enjoying time with family and friends - a patriotic playlist is a necessity. We've put together a song list that celebrates the red, white and blue and Independence Day. We included some classic songs and some newer hits to help you kick start your July 4th celebration.

What's your favorite Fourth of July song? If we happened to miss it, please let us know in the comments below.