03 September 2012

The top 10 workout songs for September

This month's top 10 draws heavily from the Top 40. Accordingly, it's heavy on pop tunes—albeit from a variety of genres. Gym favorites Nicki Minaj and Chris Brown have provided the club music. Train and Carrie Underwood brought the rock and country, respectively. Karmin and Ellie Goulding took the remix route. Finally, the month's two highest-ranking tracks came courtesy of a pair of newcomers--Outasight and Havana Brown.

Here's the full list, according to votes placed at Run Hundred--the web's most popular workout music blog.

Nicki Minaj - Pound the Alarm - 125 BPM

Chris Brown - Don't Wake Me Up - 128 BPM

Carrie Underwood - Blown Away - 138 BPM

Outasight - Now or Never - 126 BPM

Rihanna - Where Have You Been (Vice Club Mix) - 127 BPM

Train - 50 Ways to Say Goodbye - 139 BPM

Karmin - Brokenhearted (Razor N Guido Remix) - 128 BPM

Havana Brown & Pitbull - We Run the Night - 136 BPM

David Guetta & Usher - Without You (R3HAB's XS Remix) - 128 BPM

Ellie Goulding - Lights (MK Charlee Dub) - 125 BPM

To find more workout songs, folks can check out the free database at RunHundred.com. Visitors can browse the song selections there by genre, tempo, and era—to find the music that best fits with their particular workout routine.

Posted by Chris Lawhorn from RunHundred.com.  

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