Fourth of July: Help us create the ultimate playlist

In honor of Wednesday’s Fourth of July holiday, we’re putting together a playlist that will compliment all of your Independence Day festivities.

Visitors to the national Mall watch fireworks over the Washington monument on Independence Day(Bill O'Leary — The Washington Post)

Put your suggestions in the comments or tweet them using the hash tag #July4playlist and we’ll add them to our playlist.

Add your picks

Add your favorite America-themed songs to our Independence Day playlist using #July4playlist on Twitter

Need inspiration? Our pop music critic, Chris Richards, helped WNYC Soundcheck put together a Fourth of July playlist. You can listen to them explain their picks in a podcast here.


Going Out Guide: Fourth of July events

Where to find fireworks

Bethonie Butler is a producer and a reporter on The Post’s engagement team. She oversees online comments and has also contributed to The Style Blog and She The People.


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