11 June 2013

The top ten workout songs for June

With summer approaching, the mood--both on the radio and in the gym--has changed. While winter brought with it an eclectic bunch of workout tracks, this new batch is all about fun.

As evidence, consider David Guetta's latest (“Play Hard”), Fergie's contribution to The Great Gatsby (“A Little Party Never Killed Nobody”), and the collaboration that J. Lo and Mr. 305 debuted on the finale of American Idol (“Live It Up”).

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

David Guetta, Ne-Yo & Akon - Play Hard - 130 BPM

Jason Derulo - The Other Side - 128 BPM

Jennifer Lopez & Pitbull - Live It Up - 128 BPM

Robin Thicke, T.I. & Pharrell - Blurred Lines - 121 BPM

Emeli Sande - Next to Me - 95 BPM

Taylor Swift - 22 - 105 BPM

Porter Robinson & Mat Zo - Easy (Radio Edit) - 128 BPM

Maroon 5 - Love Somebody - 121 BPM

Fergie, Q-Tip & GoonRock - A Little Party Never Killed Nobody (All We Got) - 130 BPM

Carly Rae Jepsen & Nicki Minaj - Tonight I'm Getting Over You (Remix) - 126 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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