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
Eye of the Tiger Survivor

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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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Get Low Lil Jon, The East Side Boyz

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Paradise City Guns N' Roses

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I Will Survive Gloria Gaynor

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Emanuel CauĂȘ added In the End Linkin Park

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We're Not Gonna Take It Twisted Sister

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Jump Around is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Workout Songs
BreathofLife added Jump Around House of Pain

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BreathofLife added Bodies Drowning Pool

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Fighter Christina Aguilera

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SexyBack Timbaland, Justin Timberlake

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Centuries is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Workout Songs
BreathofLife added Centuries Fall Out Boy

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

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Sail is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Workout Songs
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Epic Faith No More

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Stayin' Alive The Bee Gees

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Walk This Way Aerosmith

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Bring Me to Life Evanescence

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Hail to the King Avenged Sevenfold

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Dragula Rob Zombie

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Stronger Kanye West

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Titanium David Guetta, Sia

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BreathofLife added Turn Down For What DJ Snake & Lil Jon

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Gonna Make You Sweat C+C Music Factory

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Let Me Hear You Scream Ozzy Osbourne

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Smooth Criminal is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Workout Songs
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Walk Pantera

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Stricken Disturbed

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Indestructible Disturbed

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Land of Confusion Disturbed

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Aces High Iron Maiden

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Moves Like Jagger Maroon 5, Christina Aguilera, Mac Miller

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NvG Nick added The Distance Cake

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BreathofLife added I'm Shipping Up to Boston Dropkick Murphys

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2 Minutes to Midnight Iron Maiden