Cut through the music clutter and straight to the month's best workout songs—from Britney Spears, Sia, and more heart-pumping artists

By Chris Lawhorn
Updated: December 08, 2015

Familiarity and freshness are key ingredients in a workout playlist. While songs from the former category provide reliable inspiration, those in the latter bring the dynamism. Thankfully, June's top workout tunes feature a healthy balance of both.

Starting on the familiar side of things, you'll find chart returns from pop stars like Britney Spears and Ricky Martin. On the fresh side, you'll find breakthrough tracks from newer acts like Shawn Mendes and Rachel Platten. Lastly, in the best of both worlds department, you'll find new remixes of recent hits from Sia and Carly Rae Jepsen.

If your current playlist sounds a little dated, there are plenty of tracks here that can liven it up. But if you're looking for a more ambitious change, this month's top 10 tracks make for a balanced and invigorating playlist just as they are. Like a good run, it doesn't matter which route you choose-so long as you pick one and get going.

Here's the full list (according to votes placed at Run Hundred):

Shawn Mendes - Something Big - 113 BPM

Britney Spears & Iggy Azalea - Pretty Girls - 104 BPM

A-Trak & Andrew Wyatt - Push - 126 BPM

Sia - Elastic Heart (Kid Arkade Extended Mix) - 128 BPM

Rachel Platten - Fight Song - 89 BPM

Martin Garrix & Usher - Don't Look Down - 129 BPM

Steve Aoki, Chris Lake, Tujamo & Kid Ink - Delirious (Boneless) - 128 BPM

Carly Rae Jepsen - I Really Like You (Blasterjaxx Remix) - 129 BPM

DJ Snake & AlunaGeorge - You Know You Want It - 99 BPM

Ricky Martin & Pitbull - Mr. Put It Down - 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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