The Top 10 Workout Songs from the 1960s
Download this surprisingly motivating playlist from the decade of peace, love, and harmony
Like many polls, this attempt to find the best workout songs of the '60s turned up a lot obvious choices and a few surprises. In the former category, you'll find radio staples like The Rolling Stones' "Satisfaction" and Tommy James & The Shondells' "Mony Mony." A few tracks you might not have expected include a slow (but aptly-named) workout song by Ray Charles, a cover tune by The Beatles, and a smash hit from The Jackson 5.
Here's the full list, based on votes placed at RunHundred.com.
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.