Whether in times of war or peace, American anthems have been fan-favorite country songs for decades, and there are a slew of country tunes that proudly proclaim the beauty and benefits of the United States of America.
Lee Greenwood gave one of the highlight performances at a concert to celebrate the inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump on Thursday afternoon (Jan. 19), delivering a stirring version of his patriotic anthem, "God Bless the USA."
Lee Greenwood is perhaps best known for his powerful song 'God Bless the USA,' but when he penned the lyrics in the back of his tour bus in 1983, he likely had no idea that they would become a mantra sung at sports events and patriotic celebrations across the nation for decades to come.
'God Bless the U.S.A.' was originally sung by Lee Greenwood, and is now an anthem in this country! Shortly after the events of 9/11, I went into the recording studio with the chief engineer of our Townsquare Media group in Presque Isle, Andy Rebscher, and recorded my own version of 'God Bless the U.…