The 20 Best Songs For Your 4th Of July BBQ

July 4th is just around the corner, and we can only assume that you’re behind on your annual BBQ party planning. It’s possible that you’ve already sent out a mass text inviting all your friends and co-workers over, but it’s doubtful that you’ve done anything beyond that. Let’s face it, you’re slacking.

So to help you out, we put together a playlist of The 20 Best Songs For Your July 4th BBQ, complete with the essential hip-hop, dance, R&B, reggae, and indie rock jams necessary to create the proper vibe for your mid-year holiday hangout. And of course, we threw in a couple throwback classics that no summer gathering should ever be without. Now go make sure you’ve got gas for your grill. Because whether you’re BBQing beachside or in Bed-Stuy, we’ve got you covered.

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