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25 Great Workout Songs For Your Playlist! Enter To Win A $25 Amazon Gift Card!

Let’s face it, even though we all want to be in our best shape… sometimes working out is just not that fun. I love the after math of endorphins and of course seeing results, but I’m always looking for the best way to make my workout more enjoyable. One great way to amp up the workout is with the right workout songs.

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Check out my list of 25 Great Workout Songs For Your Playlist!

*in no particular order*

1. “Get Up Offa That Thing” by James Brown

2. “Dance, Dance” Fallout Boy

3. “Glamorous” Fergie ft. Ludacris

4. “Applause” Lady Gaga

5. “End of Time” Beyoncè

6. “Lose Control” Missy Elliot ft. Ciara and Fat Man Scoop

7. “Toxic” Britney Spears

8. “SexyBack” Justin Timberlake ft. Timberland

9. “1 Thing” Amerie

10. “All I Do Is Win” DJ Khaled

11. “This Is Why I’m Hot” Mims

12. “Poison” Bel Biv Devoe

13. “Moment for Life” Nicki Minaj ft. Drake

14. “Run the World (Girls) Beyoncè

15. “B.O.B.” Outkast

16. “That’s Not My Name” The Ting Tings

17. “Just Fine” Mary J.Blige

18. “Get The Party Started” Pink

19. “Rockstar Jason Nevins Remix” N.E.R.D.

20. “Fuego” A.B. Quintanilla

21. “One Step Closer” Linkin Park

22. “Run It!” Chris Brown ft. Juelz Santana

23. “Go!” Common

24. “Live Your Life” T.I. ft Rihanna

25. “Eye of The Tiger” Survivor

You can listen to our full workout songs playlist below

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01/14/14 – 02/28/14

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  • Lisa Brown

    i like anything with a good beat and motivating

  • Vicky O

    Linkin Park – One Step Closer

  • linda w.

    Anything with an upbeat tempo.

  • GretchenH

    Let it Roll – Flo Rida

  • Nicolthe pickle

    Anything by Cascada.

  • CHIRT143


  • Rhoni Narly

    Has to have a fast beat and Pitbull is my favorite

  • sandra

    dance with me tonight – olly murs

  • Aurora

    I was going to say Applause but you beat me to it. How about just about anything by Queen?

  • Elizabeth Ferrell

    Big girls don’t cry, the oldies version.

  • barbc824

    Match Box by Jonny Lang

  • sweeper40

    Jump Around by House of Pain

  • Barbara R.

    I like to move with Get Up Offa That Thing” by James Brown

  • Nicole Lancaster

    My must have workout songs are Ready To Go by Republica, New Sensation by INXS and Locked Out Of Heaven by Bruno Mars.

  • Nickelette

    Bamboo Banga by M.I.A., Hard by Kanye West, H.A.M. by JayZ and Kanye, Run by David Banner

  • carrie steele

    I love to listen to Stevie Nicks , while i work out or clean house

  • donnak4


  • Heather Raineyfree

    “Misery” – Maroon 5
    “On the Sly” – The Bamboos, featuring Kylie Auldist
    “Stereo Love” – Edward Maya and Vika Jigulina
    “Love the Way You Lie” – Eminem, featuring Rihanna

  • K. Finn

    Enter Sandman is one of my faves.

  • Jeremy Bronheim

    Eye of the Tiger

  • margaretsmith

    Love anything by Bruce

  • Marilyn Nawara

    70’s classic rock are the best to get you going

  • Tina

    C&C Music Factory- Sweat

  • Melinda Jana

    anything Rihanna

  • cynthiac

    Eye of the Tiger

  • Stephen Saunders

    Funky Town 😀

  • Tamar

    Sweet dreams of rhythm and dancing

  • Nicole Ann Newby

    It has to be up-beat! I like listening to electronic music when I am working out. The beats keep me going.

  • amber

    lady gaga and Madonna songs

  • Dee Jordan

    Tye Tribbett (Anything)

  • Priscilla Pursell

    Hot Blooded!

  • Stephanie

    eye of the tiger!!

  • Melissa


  • Michelle M Weaver

    Katy Perry songs!

  • Laura Lanza

    All out country songs these days.

  • Julie Copeland

    Anything by shinedown and sometimes I listen to gospel music it really just depends on what kind of mood I’m in or how stressful the day has been. My god is awesome by pastor Charles Jenkins is very uplifting

  • Julie Copeland

    Anything by shinedown and sometimes I listen to gospel music it really just depends on what kind of mood I’m in or how stressful the day has been. My god is awesome by pastor Charles Jenkins is very uplifting

  • Julie Copeland

    Anything by shinedown and sometimes I listen to gospel music it really just depends on what kind of mood I’m in or how stressful the day has been. My god is awesome by pastor Charles Jenkins is very uplifting

  • Nancy Bowers

    Christian worship music

  • Blurred LInes

  • carltodasco


  • Sabrina Ockerman

    Blurred lines

  • skynkatesmom

    I love the classics… “I love Rock and Roll”

  • linda w.

    Eye of the Tiger for my kickboxing class

  • Patrick Siu

    Eminem – Till I Collapse

  • Natalie U

    Anything by Pitbull will get your body moving

  • ewhatley

    I’ve loved music all my life and have songs from the past 70 decades on my workout playlists. One of my faves is Smooth by Santana. I feel it all the way to my core so it keeps me moving.

  • heatherspeaks493

    Anything from the 80’s help me workout..The Jets’ Crush On You

  • Chavonne H

    Check On It is on my playlist for working out.

  • slr11

    4 minutes by Madonna and JT

  • Lorina Padgett

    Anything by Jermaine Dupree, Beyounce, Heavy D, Mary J Blidge

  • wildflower00

    Roar always helps me keep going

  • ruth

    Shakera Waka waka

  • ruth

    Maya case of the ex

  • gc13182

    Katy Perry- Roar or any lady gaga remix……..

  • Jenny Ham

    we are the champions

  • AshleyTucker

    Eye of the tiger

  • furygirl3132

    Roar by Katy Perry or Work B**** by Britney Spears are good workout songs! Thanks for the chance!

  • barbara butler

    carrir underwood

  • pepperqueen

    It’s raining men

  • Kathie Craig

    “Eye of The Tiger” Survivor

  • Joe Jo

    Eye of the tiger

  • Holly Hennessy Swint

    I’m Outta Love by Anastacia

  • damien crawley


  • Wendi Watson

    can’t touch this

  • Dallie Davis

    Any old classic rock gets me moving. Or some 80s Hair bands.

  • Jenny N

    Push it is a great one.

  • Cory

    Anything by Pink!

  • schnoodle

    Everclear’s “Strawberry” – it was on my list for my only marathon

  • Eminem, Survival & Till I colapse 🙂 Also like a lot of Nikki Manaj for working out

  • steve weber

    I like to work out to Deadmau5 and Daft Punk.

  • Pleazantry

    White Lions first album (think 90’s) always pumps me up. All of the old hair metal/rock puts me in the mood to get active.

  • tefenut

    Born to be wild by Steppenwolf!

  • darlene38

    Blurred Lines by Robin Thicke

  • colleen

    Well it matters. What type of work out if im lifting weights. I listen to slayer if im walking or doing gym stuff hiphop dance. And if im doing yoga i use some traqual stuuf for zen like state.

  • tat2jr

    Linkin Park’s Hybrid Theory album

  • Meltip

    Blurred Lines by Robin Thicke

  • elizabeth elliott

    Cotton Eyed Joe always keeps me moving!!

  • clynsg

    I am apparently in the minority, but I don’t have a play list.

  • Donna George

    We are Family!!

  • Kathleen S.

    Tick Tick Boom by the Hives is my go-to song.

  • ameirah

    phoenix byfallout boy , cyanide by metallica & anything hell ya

  • Stephanie Xu

    definitely Radioactive by Imagine Dragons :3

  • Mya Murphy

    Redneck Woman

  • Amanda Whitley

    i love working out to bob marley.

  • Laura Fugate

    My favorite workout song is Another One Bites the Dust by Queen.

  • ingridjen

    I like working out with ”End of Time” Beyoncè

  • Elizabeth Towns

    I like Happy by Pherrell

  • Holly E

    Since you’ve been gone by Kelly Clarkson

  • Thomas Chappell

    anything metal!!

  • thisnthat3

    What doesn’t kill you makes you stronger by Kelly Clarkson

  • Theresa

    Light Em Up by Fallout Boy

  • Linda B

    I really don’t have one but the kids say Eye of the Tiger. They always want to play that song while driving by people who are running.

  • m&i

    Anything with a great beat

  • californiapoppy
  • buzzd

    Jump by Van Halen

  • Sarah Rainwater

    International Love!

  • kayla

    Turn down for what