Best Workout Songs

If You need some motivation to make it to the gym or to take that first step on your treadmill? Look no further. We’ve rounded up all the most motivating workout songs in every genre to fuel all your workouts from weightlifting to HIIT cardio.

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Best Workout Songs playlist


Not all Pop Music is workout music, Lets get that straight! However, most of the music now in the Top 40 Charts are fast enough to be played in a club…therefor enough to get you to the gym floor! Search and you will find beats around 135bpm…enough to get you moving quick!


Dog Days Are Over – Florence and the Machine. Listen Now

Time of Our Lives – Pitbull. Listen Now

Elastic Heart – Sia. Listen Now

Dark Horse – Katy Perry. Listen Now

Promiscuous – Nelly Furtado (feat. Timbaland). Listen Now

Where Are U Now (with Justin Bieber) – Jack U. Listen Now

Jealous – Nick Jonas. Listen Now

G.U.Y. – Lady Gaga. Listen Now

Tarantula – Bob Schneider. Listen Now

Cool for the Summer – Demi Lovato. Listen Now

What Do You Mean? – Justin Bieber. Listen Now

24K Magic – Bruno Mars. Listen Now

Can’t Stop the Feeling – Justin Timberlake. Listen Now

Best Workout Songs Playlist


Starboy – The Weeknd. Listen Now

7/11 – Beyonce. Listen Now

Undressed – Kim Cesarion. Listen Now

Numb/Encore – Jay Z. Listen Now

Top of the World – Mike Posner. Listen Now

As Long As You Love Me – Justin Bieber. Listen Now

Chains – Nick Jonas. Listen Now

Partition – Beyonce. Listen Now

I Took A Pill In Ibiza (Seeb Remix) – Mike Posner. Listen Now

Sorry – Justin Bieber. Listen Now

Work From Home – Fifth Harmony. Listen Now

Work – Rihanna. Listen Now

Stressed Out – Twenty One Pilots. Listen Now


If you prefer guitar solo, a steady drum beat and a random rock star scream to get your muscles primed a ready for a workout, here is our choice for your rock inspired training session.


Safe and Sound – Capital Cities. Listen Now

Ain’t It Fun – Paramore. Listen Now

Death Is A Girl – Mini Mansions. Listen Now

Don’t Stop (Color on the Walls) – Foster the People. Listen Now

Intergalactic – Beastie Boys. Listen Now

Dani California – Red Hot Chili Peppers. Listen Now

Toxicity – System of a Down. Listen Now


Centuries – Fall Out Boy. Listen Now

W H K R M X – Rob Bailey & The Hustle Standard. Listen Now

Square Up – Rob Bailey & The Hustle Standard. Listen Now

Hungry – Rob Bailey & The Hustle Standard. Listen Now

The Beast Remix – Rob Bailey & The Hustle Standard. Listen Now

Everlong – Foo Fighters. Listen Now

Somebody New – Joywave. Listen Now

Best Workout Songs playlist
Best Workout Songs


This is probably the most used playlist in the gym. Due to the faster beat then most genres and then the big drops, electronic house music should be one of the first playlists on your Ipod!

Electronic for cardio

Five Hours – Deorro. Listen Now

Latch – Disclosure. Listen Now

Midnight (Giorgio Moroder Remix) – Coldplay. Listen Now

Sleepless (feat. The High) – CAZZETTE. Listen Now

Derezzed – Daft Punk. Listen Now

You’re On – Madeon. Listen Now

Birthday (Cash Cash Remix) – Katy Perry. Listen Now

Bulletproof (Tiborg Remix) – La Roux. Listen Now

Clean (feat. Jamie Lidell) – Big Data. Listen Now

Hey Brother – Avicii. Listen Now

Time – Snavs. Listen Now

Sexual Healing (Kygo Radio Edit) – Kygo. Listen Now

Elevator – DJ Fresh & Erik Arbores. Listen Now

Bird Machine (feat. Alesia) – DJ Snake. Listen Now

This Is What You Came For (feat. Rihanna) – Calvin Harris. Listen Now


Bangarang (feat. Sirah) – Skrillex. Listen Now

Snowed In (feat. Rivers Cuomo) – Big Data. Listen Now

Heartless – Jacob Tillberg & Johnning. Listen Now

Lean On (feat. MO & DJ Snake) – Major Lazer. Listen Now

Wow – Beck. Listen Now

Hymn For The Weekend (Seeb Remix) – Coldplay. Listen Now

Firestone (feat. Conrad Sewell) – Kygo. Listen Now

Closer (feat. Jennie A.) – Lemaitre. Listen Now

Hip Hop/Rap

The go to genre when you have a harder session then normal or you need some motivation to get that next rep out. Hip Hop/Rap music normally has some kind of explicit wording in it, which you normally refer to when you need that extra push!


Stuck on a Feeling (feat. Snoop Dogg) – Prince Royce. Listen Now

Legs (feat. Chromeo) – Chuck Inglish. Listen Now

The Way You Move (feat. Sleepy Brown) – Outkast. Listen Now

Lemonade – Gucci Mane. Listen Now

Classic Man (feat. Roman GianArthur) – Jidenna. Listen Now

One Dance (feat. Wizkid & Kyla) – Drake. Listen Now

Lose Control (feat. Ciara & Fat Man Scoop) – Missy Elliott. Listen Now

Panda – Desiigner. Listen Now

I Like Tuh (feat. iLoveMakonnen) – Carnage. Listen Now

Fade – Kanye West. Listen Now


99 Problems – Jay Z. Listen Now

Schemin Up (feat. Drake and P. Reign) – OB OBrien. Listen Now

6 Foot 7 Foot (feat. Cory Gunz) – Lil Wayne. Listen Now

Rap God – Eminem. Listen Now

All I Do Is Win (feat. T-Pan, Ludacris, Snoop Dogg, & Rick Ross) – DJ Khaled. Listen Now

King Kunta – Kendrick Lamar. Listen Now

Tuesday (feat. Drake) – iLoveMakonnen. Listen Now

Trap Queen – Fetty Wap. Listen Now

Dabb On Em – Big Will. Listen Now

Right Hand – Drake. Listen Now

Bad Ass (feat. Meek Mill & Wale) – Kid Ink. Listen Now

Fight Night – Migos. Listen Now

Now and Later – Sage the Gemini. Listen Now

Gas Pedal (feat. IamSu) – Sage the Gemini. Listen Now

No Church In The Wild (feat. Frank Ocean) – Kanye West & Jay Z. Listen Now

We Dem Boyz – Wiz Khalifa. Listen Now


Believe it or not, and thanks largely to the crossover success of female singers like Shania Twain, Taylor Swift, the country music scene has had an increased presence in the top workout music playlist on spotify and soundclound.


Parachute – Chris Stapleton. Listen Now

Country Girl (Shake It For Me) – Luke Bryan. Listen Now

Blown Away – Carrie Underwood. Listen Now

5-1-5-0 – Dierks Bentley. Listen Now

Too Much Fun – Daryle Singletary. Listen Now

House Party – Sam Hunt. Listen Now

I Like It, I Love It – Tim McGraw. Listen Now

Dirty Laundry – Carrie Underwood. Listen Now

Wagon Wheel – Darius Rucker. Listen Now

Wasted Time – Keith Urban. Listen Now



Drink In My Hand – Eric Church. Listen Now

Hillbilly Bone (feat. Trace Adkins) – Blake Shelton. Listen Now

Truck Yeah – Tim McGraw. Listen Now

Kick The Dust Up – Luke Bryan. Listen Now

This Is How We Roll (feat. Luke Bryan) – Florida Georgia Line. Listen Now

Honky Tonk Badonkadonk – Trace Adkins. Listen Now

Before He Cheats – Carrie Underwood. Listen Now



Everybody loves a throwback….!, wherever its the school disco anthem you used to party to as a kid or that great track that reminds you when you was on the beach…..good feelings, normally, come rushing back. This leads to positive thinking=Positive lifting!


Fortunate Son – Creedence Clearwater Revival. Listen Now

Up Around The Bend – Creedence Clearwater Revival. Listen Now

Take It Easy – Eagles. Listen Now

Walk Of Life – Dire Straits. Listen Now

I’m Still Standing – Elton John. Listen Now

Lay Down Sally – Eric Clapton. Listen Now

Turn to Stone – Electric Light Orchestra. Listen Now

Easy Lover – Philip Bailey & Phil Collins. Listen Now

Eminence Front – The Who. Listen Now

Bohemian Rhapsody – Queen. Listen Now

Mr. Blue Sky – Electric Light Orchestra. Listen Now

Stayin’ Alive – Bee Gees. Listen Now

Sultans of Swing – Dire Straits. Listen Now

Baba O’Riley – The Who. Listen Now

The Rubberband Man – The Spinners. Listen Now

My Sharona – The Knack. Listen Now

Love Rollercoaster – Ohio Players. Listen Now

Radar Love – Golden Earring. Listen Now


Heartbreaker – Led Zeppelin. Listen Now

Stand Back – Stevie Nicks. Listen Now

Movin’ Out (Anthony’s Song) – Billy Joel. Listen Now

Hot Stuff – Donna Summer. Listen Now

Another Brick In The Wall Pt. 2 – Pink Floyd. Listen Now

The Chain – Fleetwood Mac. Listen Now

American Woman – The Guess Who. Listen Now

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