About the Song A 1994 country music hit, “Independence Day” is a three-minute song recorded and performed by American country music singer-songwriter Martina McBride. It was originally penned by fellow American singer-songwriter Gretchen Peters. Officially released on April 25, 1994, the ...

The fourth of July is an annual celebration of American independence from the British. However, it also celebrates those traits we consider markedly American. Country music is a matchless American art form. So, it is no surprise that many country ...