health The Best Workout Songs  

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List Rules Upvote the songs that you love to jam to while you're working out.

It can be hard to get yourself motivated to work out. But for many people, a great playlist can help keep them going and get them inspired to head to the gym, go for that run, or breakout the Pilates mat. What are the greatest workout songs to keep you amped up, burning those calories?

A great workout song has a good beat, inspiring lyrics, and helps make those sets fly by. Whether you like pop, country, hip hop, or rock, these genres all have some powerful tracks that will improve your workouts. From Guns n' Roses to Taylor Swift, and Michael Jackson to Imagine Dragons, the songs on this list are popular favorites both in the gym and on your iPod.

Vote up the songs you love to work out to. Don't see your favorite workout tracks below? Feel free to add them to give others even more workout song ideas.

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Eye of the Tiger is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Workout Songs
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Lose Yourself Eminem

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Enter Sandman Metallica

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Seven Nation Army The White Stripes

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Beat It Michael Jackson

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Rebel Yell Billy Idol

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Jump Van Halen

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I Will Survive Gloria Gaynor

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Paradise City Guns N' Roses

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We're Not Gonna Take It Twisted Sister

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Emanuel CauĂȘ added In the End Linkin Park

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Get Low Lil Jon, The East Side Boyz

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Fighter Christina Aguilera

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SexyBack Timbaland, Justin Timberlake

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Jump Around is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Workout Songs
BreathofLife added Jump Around House of Pain

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Sail is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Workout Songs
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BreathofLife added Bodies Drowning Pool

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Let Me Hear You Scream Ozzy Osbourne

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Centuries is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Workout Songs
BreathofLife added Centuries Fall Out Boy

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Hail to the King Avenged Sevenfold

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Walk Pantera

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Epic Faith No More

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Dragula Rob Zombie

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Stayin' Alive The Bee Gees

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Titanium David Guetta, Sia

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BreathofLife added 'Till I Collapse Eminem, Miktek, Nate Dogg

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Smooth Criminal is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Workout Songs
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BreathofLife added Turn Down For What DJ Snake & Lil Jon

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Bring Me to Life Evanescence

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5 Minutes Alone Pantera

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Painkiller Judas Priest

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Land of Confusion Disturbed

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Aces High Iron Maiden

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Hangar 18 Megadeth

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The Hand That Feeds Nine Inch Nails

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The Pretender Foo Fighters

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Gonna Make You Sweat C+C Music Factory

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Walk This Way Aerosmith

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Stronger Kanye West

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Roar Katy Perry

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BreathofLife added I'm Shipping Up to Boston Dropkick Murphys

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