Chris Lawhorn

Chris Lawhorn runs the workout music database Run Hundred and contributes playlists to SHAPE. He also operates the Case/Martingale record label and holds a BA in English from Ball State University. Before joining SHAPE, Chris was the Resident DJ at Marie Claire.

Even if the weather has been fickle, it’s official: spring is here. In honor of outdoor running season we’ve created a playlist featuring new, invigorating songs to get you up on your...

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Iggy Azalea's rise to fame has been astonishing, not only because she’s an Australian woman holding her own in a genre (rap) dominated by American men, but because the success of her...

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Mark Ronson and Bruno Mars' "Uptown Funk" is a pop sensation, but that omnipresence on the radio might actually work against the song when you're working out. Put simply, its power to...

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The songs in this month’s top 10 countdown cover a wider range of tempos and styles than usual, giving you a great opportunity to use this playlist to complement a variety of workouts....

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Drawing on moves from ballet, yoga, and Pilates, barre has quickly risen in popularity to become one of the most beloved workouts. Total-body toning and lean muscle-building, barre...

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Remixes reign supreme this month with new versions of recent hits taking up half the spots in February’s Top 10 list. This is a blessing for those in search of musical inspiration, since...

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When it comes to love songs, ballads rule the romantic roost. There are times, though, when you want something peppier, something feverish to inspire you to push yourself harder...

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Like most awards shows, the 2015 Grammy Awards will be a long night, with artists competing in 83 different categories! To keep this playlist succinct, we focused on the ten most...

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Morning workouts are praised for their ability to help you shake off sluggishness, motivate you for the day ahead, and guarantee that you exercise that day. While the merits of a morning...

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The last few minutes of a workout are often the hardest part—which is to be expected, since you already have expended most of the energy with which you started. But it can also be the...

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