country music The Best Patriotic Country Songs  

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There's nothing more patriotic than country music about America. Country music is a reflection of the soul of our country and the people who live in it. It permeates through every state and city and is, by far, the most popular genre of music in the United States.

The songs on this list, however, are the best of the best. They're all about patriotism and how amazing our country is. What's the best and most patriotic country song?

These are songs from top country artists, both modern and classic, such as Roger Miller, Toby Keith, Johnny Cash, and Merle Haggard. Vote up the greatest country songs about America, and add any songs you feel deserve a spot on this list that you don't already see on here. 

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God Bless the USA Nothing says patriotism like god and America. This song became a huge hit during Desert Storm

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Courtesy of the Red, White and Blue Toby Keith's mad rant written just days after 9/11

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American Soldiers Toby Keith - Keith is a huge supporter of the troops as seen through this ode to American Soldiers

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Letters from Home A song inspired by the war in Iraq about staying close to members of the family who are so far away.

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Where Were You (When the World Stopped Turning) A song that discusses our feelings and actions in the aftermath of 9/11

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Only in America Brooks & Dunn - A patriotic song who timing just before 9/11 bolstered it to anthem status

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The Battle of New Orleans Song about the batle fought during the War of 1812

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Arlington Trace Adkins - A song that's an ode to fallen soldiers

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Some Gave All Billy Ray Cyrus ode to fallen soldiers

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Where the Stars and Stripes and the Eagles Fly This song became a post-9/11 war anthem

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I Drive Your Truck Sad song about how we go on an honor fallen soldiers

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In America The Charlie Daniels Band - Song written in response to the 1979 Iran hostage crisis.

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Have You Forgotten A song to remind everyone that men and women are still our there fighting for freedom.

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America Waylon Jennings song that asks for peace between native americans and those of us here now.

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The Fightin' Side of Me A song about the mistkes made fighting in Vietname

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Ragged Old Flag Johnny Cash - Metaphor for all the wars we seen and how strong we stand

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Home Dierks Bentley song inspired by the shooting of Congresswomen Gabrielle Gifford about what America can overcome

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Fly Over States A song tha sings the praises of those middle america states and small towns.

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8th of November True story of a Vietnam vet who sruvived the battle that took place on   Hill 65 on november 8th

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Riding with Private Malone Song released just before 9/11 that is about a deceased vietnam war vet.

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1511258275648 added Independance Day Martina McBride

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It’s America Nostalgic American tune about apple pie and trucks

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For You Keith Urban song written for the film Act of Valor about US Navy SEALS

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American Made A song that suggests we should buy those items with the made in america stamp on them.

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The Ballad Of Ira Hayes A song about the story of  a Pima Indian who served in WWII

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Red White and Blue Lynard Skynard song about the working man 

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Bumper of My S.U.V. A song inspired by being flipped of for a U.S. Mariners bumper sticker

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I Just Came Back from a War A song about the challenges of returning from Iraq and Afghanistan

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American Child A song about the sacrifices other gave so that we could grown up free, in America.

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In God We Still Trust Diamond Rio - A song that calls to preserve America's heri

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Warrior Kid Rock songs that salutes a National Guard member

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American Boy Eddie Rabbitt

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America Will Survive Hank Williams Jr post-9/11 tune about how America will overcome its tragedy

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Citizen Soldier A song that sings the praises of the National Guard

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They Also Serve A song about the often ignored men and women who serve this country

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Blowin' in the Wind Bob Dylan - A civil Rights anthem during the 1960s the song is a patriotic tune that descirbes America's unyeilding spirit.

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In the Summer of His Years Country song about the assassination of President Kennedy.

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Wish You Were Here Buddy Answer song to those crticizing the war in Vietnam.

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We the People Billy Ray Cyrus tune that borrows from the constitution to praise the working man

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My Name Is America A song that is an ode to servicemen and women

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Patriotic added My Prayer For America A new patriotic song by Grammy-winning producer Dennis Scott from Nashville, TN. One of the best new patriotic songs this year.