Skip to content

You say you want a revolution: 25 classic protest songs

Bruce Springsteen

“Born In the U.S.A.” by Bruce Springsteen

The iconic rocker penned this song as a protest track for Vietnam veterans who were ignored by their country after the war, but it was widely misinterpreted as  patriotic fist-pumper. Nonetheless, Springsteen refused to let his hit be misappropriated by the 1984 Reagan re-election campaign.

Pages: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26