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Happy Memorial Day: 10 Songs To Honor Our Veterans

Memorial Day, the last Monday of May is a federal holiday originated to commemorate our country's fallen soldiers. Yes, some view it as a work holiday and a good time to barbecue, but our veterans would have to disagree.

To honor our vets, we put together a playlist this day in remembrance of those Americans who have fallen and to those who have risked their lives -- and continue to do so -- for our freedom

Here are 10 songs just for y'all:

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