20 Awesome 'America' Songs

20 Awesome 'America' Songs

To celebrate the 4th of July, we've hand-selected 20 songs, each of which talks about this big, great, complicated country of ours in its own special way.
Ismael Miranda

Ismael Miranda & Fania All-Stars Alums Top Tropical Songs

Veteran salsa singer Ismael Miranda earns his third No. 1 on Tropical Songs (chart dated July 11), and second this year, as “Bajo, Piano & Bongo,” featuring Bobby Valentin, Richie Ray & Roberto Roena, steps 2-1 (up 34 percent in spins in the week ending June 28, according to Nielsen Music).
Chance the Rapper photographed on June 19, 2013 in New York City.

Chance the Rapper Will Play a Werewolf in Upcoming Film 'Slice'

Chance the...Werewolf? According to a new interview with Austin Vesely (the director of Chance's "Sunday Candy" video), the rapper's starring role in his upcoming film Slice will be as Dax Lycander, "a werewolf who is a former Chinese food delivery driver."