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Favorite Workout Songs

Monday, September 03, 2012

Fitness enthusiasts love sharing their favorite workout tunes. We all have such different tastes in music, that no one is going to agree with everything on someone else's list and that's okay. My workout list favors classic hip hop and hard rock. goes:

1. Love in an Elevator--Aerosmith
2. Dude looks like a Lady--Aerosmith
3. Smooth Criminal--Alien Ant Farm
4. Roam--B-52s
5. She's Crafty--Beastie Boys
6. The Distance--Cake
7. Word Up!--Cameo
8. Money for Nothing--Dire Straits
9. Notorious--Duran Duran
10. Da Butt 2008--E.U. and Friends
11.You Gots to Chill--EPMD
12. I Ran--A Flock of Seagulls
13. Relax--Frankie Goes to Hollywood
14. You Dropped a Bomb on Me--Gap Band
15. Cars--Gary Numan
16. We Got the Beat--Go-Go's
17. Scorpio--Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five
18. Welcome to the Jungle--Guns 'N Roses
19. Sweet Child O' Mine--Guns 'N Roses
20. Jump Around--House of Pain
21. New Sensation--INXS
22. Nasty--Janet Jackson
23. Don't Stop Believin'--Journey
24. My Sharona--The Knack
25. Cult of Personality--Living Colour
26. Enter Sandman--Metallica
27. Workin' Day and Night--Michael Jackson
28. Don't Stop 'Til You Get Enough--Michael Jackson
29. Beat it--Michael Jackson
30. Work it--Missy Elliott
31. Straight Outta Compton--NWA
32. Smells Like Teen Spirit--Nirvana
33. Sledgehammer--Peter Gabriel
34. 1999--Prince
35. 911 is a Joke--Public Enemy
36. Another One Bites the Dust--Queen
37. It Takes Two--Rob Base and DJ E-Z Rock
38. Addicted to Love--Robert Palmer
39. Start Me Up--The Rolling Stones
40. Walk This Way--RUN-DMC
41. Push It--Salt-N-Pepa
42. Careless Whisper--Seether
43. Burning Down the House--Talking Heads
44. She Blinded Me With Science--Thomas Dolby
45. Panama--Van Halen
46. Bittersweet Symphony--The Verve
47. Sharp Dressed Man--ZZ Top
47. Vivrant Thing--Q-Tip
48. Brass Monkey--Beastie Boys
49. Numbers--Kraftwerk
50. Jump Around--House of Pain
51. I Get the Job Done--Big Daddy Kane
52. They Want EFX--Das EFX
53. Hey Ya--Outkast
54. California Love--Tupac
55. What's My Name--Snoop Dogg
56. Steady Mobbin--Ice Cube
57. Regulate--Warren G & Nate Dogg
58. Baby Got Back--Sir Mix A Lot
59. Bust a Move--Young MC
60. The Humpty Dance--Digital Underground
61. I Know You Got Soul--Eric B and Rakim
62. Everything is Everything--Lauryn Hill
63. Microphone Fiend--Eric B & Rakim
64. Genius of Love--Tom Tom Club
65. How Ya Like Me Now--Kool Moe Dee

This list is not complete; I have hundreds of songs. Still, it give you song ideas. I'm thinking of putting together a "motivation" list with songs like Journey's "Don't Stop Believin' and Cake's "The Distance".

Maybe I'll download the "Theme to Rocky" while I'm at it.

Member Comments About This Blog Post:
RUSSELLORAMA 9/3/2012 2:24PM

    Consider this stolen! LOL Love it all!

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SONYALATRECE 9/3/2012 1:58PM

    Music fan like me...sweet!

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NESARIAN 9/3/2012 12:18PM

    Awesome list but I would add Led Zep!

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BENNYTINNY 9/3/2012 12:11PM

    I can't wait to listen to the ones I'm not familiar with (at least a third of your list) Thanks. Benny

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RANDOM00B 9/3/2012 12:11PM

    That's a cool list. I'd add some DMX, T.I., and Christina Aguilera's "Fighter" to that list.

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BONDMANUS2002 9/3/2012 12:02PM


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FCARMICH 9/3/2012 12:02PM

  thanx for the list

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