Fitness 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? If you're looking for new songs, help make our 2018 workout music playlist!

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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Eminem
2
296 138
Eye of the Tiger is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Workout Songs
Survivor
3
206 92
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4
109 54
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BreathofLife added Eminem, Miktek, Nate Dogg
5
151 87
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Metallica
6
155 91
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7
133 91
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The White Stripes
8
95 66
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Emanuel CauĂȘ added Linkin Park
9
84 60
Centuries is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Workout Songs
BreathofLife added Fall Out Boy
10
91 67
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Billy Idol
11
73 50
Jump Around is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Workout Songs
BreathofLife added House of Pain
12
86 63
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Aerosmith
13
98 75
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Guns N' Roses
14
85 63
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Twisted Sister
15
84 64
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The Bee Gees
16
89 70
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Van Halen
17
84 67
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Gloria Gaynor
18
103 87
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Michael Jackson
19
54 39
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BreathofLife added Disturbed
20
89 75
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Kanye West
21
113 100
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22
70 56
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BreathofLife added DJ Snake & Lil Jon
23
38 24
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BreathofLife added Dropkick Murphys
24
75 64
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David Guetta, Sia
25
57 46
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BreathofLife added Drowning Pool