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13 Workout Songs to Celebrate Independence Day

By , SparkPeople Blogger
July 4th may be synonymous with vacation, family time and cookouts, but one thing you should also squeeze in to your patriotic celebrations is a little exercise. Most of us have the day off from work, so take advantage of that extra time!

Here are some upbeat tunes that will fit into your workout playlist (or backyard party) on the Fourth.
Beach Boys – Surfin' U.S.A.

Bruce Springsteen – Born In The U.S.A.

Cabin Crew – Waiting for a Star to Fall

Dave Matthews Band – American Baby

Ellie Goulding – Lights

Estelle ft. Kanye West – American Boy

George Michael – Freedom! '90

John Mellancamp – Little Pink Houses

John Mellancamp – R.O.C.K. In The U.S.A.

Katy Perry – Firework

Lenny Kravitz – American Woman

Miley Cyrus – Party In The U.S.A.

Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers – American Girl

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What is your favorite patriotic song? Will you work out on Independence Day?