When did Lee Greenwood write Im proud to be an American?
Lee Greenwood wrote proud to be an American when he was in the war with Iraqi and his friend cheese fries.
The lyrics of the song 'Proud To Be An American' can be easily found on elyrics. Melvin Lee Greenwood, who penned the song, is a popular American Country Singer with a career going back to 1962. His most popular hit, 'God Bless The USA', which charted twice - first in 1984, then again in 2001 where it reached no. 16 on the Billboard Hot 100 after the notorious 9/11 terrorist attacks.
I will not list them all but some are Toby Keith, Kenny Chasney, Jason Aldin, Tim McRaw Lee Greenwood (Lee Greenwood was a old country singer), Bucky Covington and Vince Gill (Same as Lee Greenwood, Vince Gill was an old country singer). Both Lee and Vince do not sing anymore. There are more country males both new and old but those are just a few.
Lee Greenwood wrote the song, "God Bless the USA" in 1983 because he felt that the country need to be more united. It struck an instant chord with fans and was played at the 1984 Republican Convention. Since that time, it has taken on a life of its own and seems to arise at times of crisis in the country, most especially after 9/11.
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Usually patriotic / military songs are used on Memorial Day since this day honors those that have died fighting for our country. Songs like: 'I'm proud to be an American' by Lee Greenwood. The Battle Hymn of the Republic America the Beautiful My Country Tis of Thee The Star Spangled Banner (but this is a tough song to sing) Taps played by a bugler if the ceremony is at a war memorial or cemetary.