Need to get into the mood to workout? It’s a brand new week, so it makes sense to start with some strong tunes. Studies show that listening to music improves motivation, enhances strength, endurance and motor coordination. With that in mind, here is a compilation of the best workout songs which we discussed among ourselves, take a look:
Right Here, right now-Fat Boy Slim
Feel this Moment- Pitbull ft. Christina Aguilera
Cant Hold Us- Mackelmore ft. Ryan Lewis
Get Lucky-Daft Punk
I Gotta Feeling- Black Eyed Peas
The Monster-Eminem ft. Rihanna
Bang Bang-Jessie J ft. Ariana Grande & Nicki Minaj
All About That Bass-Meghan Trainor
Girl on Fire- Alicia Keys ft. Nicki Minaj
Don’t you Worry Child-Swedish House Mafia
Remember the Name-Fort Minor
I Want more songs: Lets be frank, this is just a sample of music which ‘works’ for us, and is therefore not an exhaustive list. If you are looking to more tunes, check out Men’s Fitness and Billboard.com, who conducted some nifty research with Spotify to
see hear what you listen to during your workouts and yes, they have segmented it by workout type!
Got any songs you can add to this list? Tell us in the comments! In the meantime, subscribe for more awesome articles and enjoy your workout!
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Source: Cohen, I, Pump your Playlist with Music that Motivates: What music you choose could make a difference in your workout, Muscle and Fitness, [Accessed 6th October 2014].