Born in the USA by the Boss. American Girl or just the whole album Full Moon Fever by Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers- my dad had/has this on tape and we listened to it on a roadtrip to New Orleans when I was like 8. Great memories.
The song is about a Vietnam War vet who returns home, only to feel abandoned by his own country. It's about a man who feels like “he has nothing left to tie him into society anymore. He’s isolated from his family to the point where nothing makes sense,” Springsteen has said.