Foo Fighters, Springsteen, Zac Brown Perform ‘Fortunate Son’ at Concert for Valor

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(BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

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By Shannon Carlin

The Foo Fighters and Bruce Springsteen celebrated Veterans Day by hitting the National Mall in the nation’s capital to perform at the Concert For Valor, a special tribute to those who served our country.

But, they didn’t do some patriotic track, instead they went a little controversial and performed Creedence Clearwater Revival’s “Fortunate Son.”

Why is this song controversial, you ask? Well, the song is both anti-war and anti-draft and it’s being  performed at a concert for those who volunteered to fight in wars, including the Afghanistan and Iraq one, that many thought were unjust.

Watch a snippet of the performance below.

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