Welcome America Festival to feature The Roots, Miguel and Sugarland singer: 10 songs to listen to

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City officials announced this morning that this year’s July 4 weekend Welcome America Festival will feature The Roots as headliners, along with special guests Miguel and Sugarland singer Jennifer Nettles.

The Wawa Welcome America! festival is a multi-day event that celebrates America’s birthday throughout Philly. In addition to the musical headliners, Welcome America officials also announced today that there will be a parade, a “Party on the Parkway,” and an appearance from Miss America.

Here’s a Spotify playlist with 10 songs you can listen to while gearing up for the show.

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