Summer may be winding down, but these songs will inspire you to stay in bikini-ready shape

By Chris Lawhorn
Updated: March 12, 2014

If you wanted to make a workout music time capsule-to show future generations what gym goers listened to in 2012-the highlights from August alone would nearly do the trick.

In this month's top 10, exercise favorites LMFAO, Flo Rida, and Pink all make appearances. Pitbull turns up twice-once in a remix and once with Shakira. And the year's two biggest hits ("Call Me Maybe" and "Somebody That I Used to Know") are both reinvented as club tracks.

Here's the full list, according to votes placed at, the web's most popular workout music website.

Flo Rida - Whistle - 103 BPM

Pitbull & Shakira - Get It Started - 129 BPM

The Wanted - Chasing the Sun - 129 BPM

Calvin Harris & Ne-Yo - Let's Go - 130 BPM

Pink - Blow Me (One Last Kiss) - 113 BPM

Owl City & Carly Rae Jepsen - Good Time - 126 BPM

Pitbull - Back in Time (Play-N-Skillz Remix) - 128 BPM

Carly Rae Jepsen - Call Me Maybe (Coyote Kisses Remix) - 124 BPM

LMFAO - Sorry for Party Rocking (Wolfgang Gartner Remix) - 130 BPM

Gotye & Kimbra - Somebody That I Used to Know (Tiesto Remix) - 129 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.

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