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.

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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The best part of this month's workout music round-up is the balance it strikes between old favorites and chart-rising newcomers. By veering between the two, this mix manages to sound...

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Making goals is relatively easy. It's sticking with them that gets tricky. If you have fitness goals you'd like to accomplish in 2015, then we have just the playlist you need to boost...

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With few exceptions, workout songs can be distinguished by two main attributes: popularity and speed. If a song has cracked the Top 40 chart and has a tempo...

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We all know it’s easy to start slacking on the exercise front during the holidays—not to mention, planning a party this time of year can get a little hectic. So we designed the playlist...

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