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Playlist Mondays: Feel Good 4th of July Edition

On this 4th of July, I give you a playlist that has no particular theme except that it makes me feel like an American Girl (to quote Tom Petty…who’s featured pretty heavily here) and transitions seamlessly from the track to your backyard barbecue. Not too over the top “holiday”-ish so it’s a good one to break out whenever you need a feel good run – or a soundtrack for a day spent poolside.

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  • Centerfield, John Fogerty
  • Fancy Like, Walker Hayes
  • Surfin’ U.S.A., The Beach Boys
  • Any Way You Want It, Journey
  • Cruise, Florida Georgia Line
  • Centerfold, The J. Geils Band
  • You Can Call Me Al, Paul Simon
  • Country Girl (Shake It For Me), Luke Bryan
  • Sweet Home Alabama, Lynyrd Skynyrd
  • Summer Of ’69, Bryan Adams
  • Jack & Diane, John Mellencamp
  • American Girl, Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers
  • Come On Eileen, Dexys Midnight Runners
  • American Woman, The Guess Who
  • Jessie’s Girl, Rick Springfield
  • Your Love, The Outfield
  • Don’t Stop Believin, Journey
  • Glory Days, Bruce Springsteen
  • We Built This City, Starship
  • Small Town, John Mellencamp
  • Life Is A Highway, Tom Cochrane
  • I Won’t Back Down, Tom Petty
  • Chicken Fried, Zac Brown Band
  • Free Fallin’, Tom Petty

Run Time: 1 hour 33 minutes

Again, you can find it on Spotify RIGHT HERE.  Put it on for your run and leave it on for the barbecue!!

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You can find my complete guide to making the most of your runDisney race weekend RIGHT HERE and my guide to running trails on Disney World property RIGHT HERE.

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If you’re missing home (or love someone who is) and are looking for a way to bring the magic home, I’d love for you to check out my Core Memory collection right HERE. And as always, stay safe and be kind, my friends.

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