For most people, "workout music" and "radio hits" are synonymous. The songs are familiar and generally upbeat, so they're easy picks when it's time to break a sweat. In an effort to mix things up a bit, this playlist focuses on tracks from outside the pop charts. You'll find Flux Pavilion and Childish Gambino pitting dubstep against rap. Krewella appear with a single that cracked the top 10 on the dance charts. Lastly, Ash cap their second decade together with a storm of crashing guitars and twinkling synthesizers.
Here's the full playlist:
Scissor Sisters - Only The Horses - 127 BPM
Ash - Arcadia - 151 BPM
The Gaslight Anthem - "45" - 90 BPM
Alex Gaudino & Mario - Beautiful - 128 BPM
Krewella - Alive - 128 BPM
Flux Pavilion & Childish Gambino - Do or Die - 145 BPM
Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. - If You Didn't See Me (Then You Weren't on the Dancefloor) - 117 BPM
The Limousines - Internet Killed the Video Star - 120 BPM
Afrojack, Steve Aoki & Miss Palmer - No Beef - 128 BPM
Avicii & Nicky Romero - I Could Be the One (Nicktim Radio Edit) - 128 BPM
To find more workout songs, check out the free database at Run Hundred. You can browse by genre, tempo, and era to find the best songs to rock your workout.