One of the nice things about the Grammy Awards is that they highlight songs that were hits on the radio and with critics. In keeping with that that theme, this workout playlist mixes chart-toppers like Kelly Clarkson, Coldplay, and Beyonce with critically-acclaimed acts like Nero, The Black Keys, and Avicii.
In each case below, the track is listed by the award for which it's been nominated this year.
Record of the Year
Kelly Clarkson - What Doesn't Kill You (Stronger) - 117 BPM
Best Pop Duo/Group Performance
Florence And The Machine - Shake It Out - 108 BPM
Best Dance Recording
Avicii - Levels - 126 BPM
Best Rock Performance
Coldplay - Charlie Brown - 138 BPM
Best Rock Song
The Black Keys - Lonely Boy - 165 BPM
Best Traditional R&B Performance
Beyonce - Love On Top - 94 BPM
Best Rap Performance
Kanye West & Jay-Z - N****s in Paris - 70 BPM
Best Rap/Sung Collaboration
Flo Rida & Sia - Wild Ones - 129 BPM
Best Country Song
Carrie Underwood - Blown Away - 138 BPM
Best Remixed Recording, Non-Classical
Nero - Promises (Skrillex & Nero Remix) - 142 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.