Traveling America by Song

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Happy Fourth of July. 

Just for a bit of fun, here are 20 top tunes to take you around the USA.

Can you think of any more?

"I Love L.A." - Randy Newman

"Philadelphia" - Neil Young

"Angel of Harlem" - U2

"Panic in Detroit" - David Bowie

"Chicago" - Frank Sinatra

"Viva Las Vegas" - Elvis Presley

"Galveston" - Glenn Campbell

"Get Out Of Denver" - Bob Seger

"Ohio" - Crosby, Stills & Nash

"Massachusetts" - Bee Gees

"Nebraska" -  Bruce Springsteen

"No Sleep Till Brooklyn" - Beastie Boys

"The Only Living Boy in New York" - Simon & Garfunkel

"San Francisco (Be Sure To Wear Some Flowers In Your Hair)" - Scott MacKenzie

"Going to California" - Led Zeppelin

"LA Woman" - The Doors

"Philadelphia Freedom" - Elton John

"California Dreamin'" - The Mamas and the Papas

"New York State of Mind" - Billy Joel

"The Streets of Philadelphia" - Bruce Springsteen

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A former musician, Neil was in the 80's group The Cheaters who were once signed to EMI's Parlophone label, and released three albums. He was also a radio presenter and is still a regular music pundit on various BBC stations. Neil is the founder of the award winning web site This Day in Music which is…

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