Red, White, & Blue

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Red, White, & Blue

Red, White, & Blue


In this paper the song I am going to write about is Red, White and Blue (The Angry American). This song is a creation of Country singer Toby Keith. This song is a part of His seventh studio recorded album titled “Unleashed” and it got released in 2002 by DreamWorks Records Nashville. It was Certified as 4× Multi-Platinum for the sales of more than four million copies in United States. In Unleashed Toby Keith has produced four super hit country songs but "Courtesy of the Red, White and Blue (The Angry American)" touched the hearts of almost all the Americans. It is a patriotic song that was composed and sung by Toby Keith. There are many reasons behind selecting this song that are been discussed in the later part.

About Keith

Toby Keith (Clinton, Oklahoma, United States, July 8 of 1961) is American country music American. His five albums have reached number one on the list of best albums of country music in Billboard, and fifteen singles have hit number one on the list of best songs on the Billboard. In 2006 he starred in the film Broken Bridges.

U.S. is known outside the circle country by the controversy caused by a song composed in late 2001 " Courtesy of the Red, White, & Blue (The Angry American) , "about his father's patriotism and faith in the U.S. and whose lyrics reflect being written a few months after the attacks of 11 September 2001. Newly composed, Keith refused to publish it and only the soldiers sang in concerts. A request from the head of the Marines Americans made ??him change his mind. Later, ABC tried to relax Keith lyrics for a television special, to which he refused. Finally, the singer of country group Dixie Chicks song accused of being ignorant, and country music associated with ignorance (Shelburne, 2007).


Toby Keith is a lyricist as well as the singer of this song. Behind this song ...
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