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The Top 10 Workout Songs For April

Chris Lawhorn | Posted 04.06.2014 | Healthy Living
Chris Lawhorn

Winter's over, and this month's top 10 list is full of tracks that'll propel you into the great outdoors.

The Top 10 Workout Songs For March

Chris Lawhorn | Posted 03.09.2014 | Healthy Living
Chris Lawhorn

This month's playlist is dominated by club tracks. Fitz & The Tantrums appeared in last month's Top 10 and return this month with the only rock song to make the cut.

The Top 10 Workout Songs For February

Chris Lawhorn | Posted 04.10.2014 | Healthy Living
Chris Lawhorn

This month's top 10 list is as eclectic as they come. From the Top 40, you'll find a trio of collaborations featuring Enrique Iglesias, Macklemore, and Shakira.

The Top 10 Workout Songs For January

Chris Lawhorn | Posted 03.13.2014 | Healthy Living
Chris Lawhorn

Kicking off the new year is an eclectic bunch of workout jams. Pharrell Williams turns up with a jaunty number for which he filmed a 24-hour long music video. The band American Authors continues a climb up the charts with a song you might know best from a Lowe's commercial.

The Top 10 Workout Songs Of 2013

Chris Lawhorn | Posted 02.27.2014 | Healthy Living
Chris Lawhorn

The end of the year is a great time to survey workout music for two reasons. First, it provides a chance to look back at the year that's winding down and reminisce. Second, the new year is when folks make resolutions -- often to get into better shape -- and the recap includes a few songs that might help with that.

The Top 10 Workout Songs For December

Chris Lawhorn | Posted 02.07.2014 | Healthy Living
Chris Lawhorn

Remixes abound in this month's top 10 list. Half the songs below are chart favorites that have been given a makeover.

November's 10 Best Workout Songs

Chris Lawhorn | Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living
Chris Lawhorn

This month's top 10 list pulls evenly from the worlds of rock and pop. On the former front, you've got bands like Bastille, Imagine Dragons, and NONONO. On the latter, you've got dancefloor divas like Lady GaGa, Rihanna, and Katy Perry.

The Top 10 Workout Songs for October 2013

Chris Lawhorn | Posted 12.06.2013 | Healthy Living
Chris Lawhorn

Rounding out this month's top 10 are new singles from Eminem, Ellie Goulding, and Britney Spears along with additional remixes from Rihanna and Bruno Mars.

The Top 10 Workout Songs For September

Chris Lawhorn | Posted 11.09.2013 | Healthy Living
Chris Lawhorn

This month's top 10 is dominated by duos. There are two songs by M83 and Imagine Dragons that have been out awhile but are just now getting their due from gym-goers.

The Top 10 Workout Songs for August 2013

Chris Lawhorn | Posted 10.11.2013 | Healthy Living
Chris Lawhorn

This month's top 10 is dominated by pop music -- albeit from a variety of sources. Mickey Mouse Club veterans Britney and Justin Timberlake turn up alongside American Idol alumni Phillip Phillips and Kelly Clarkson.

The Top 10 Workout Songs For July 2013

Chris Lawhorn | Posted 09.12.2013 | Healthy Living
Chris Lawhorn

This summer's shaping up to be an excellent one for both Selena Gomez and remixes. The former wizard of Waverly Place pulls off a rare feat -- logging two songs in this month's top 10.

The Top 10 Workout Songs For June 2013

Chris Lawhorn | Posted 08.15.2013 | Healthy Living
Chris Lawhorn

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.

The Top 10 Workout Songs For May 2013

Chris Lawhorn | Posted 07.05.2013 | Healthy Living
Chris Lawhorn

This month's top 10 highlights the return of several workout favorites. Here's the full list, according to a poll on Run Hundred.

The Top 10 Workout Songs For April 2013

Chris Lawhorn | Posted 06.07.2013 | Healthy Living
Chris Lawhorn

Collaborations reign in this month's workout playlist. Here's the full list, according to a poll on Run Hundred -- the web's most popular workout music blog.

The Top 10 Workout Songs For March 2013

Chris Lawhorn | Posted 05.03.2013 | Healthy Living
Chris Lawhorn

Put simply, there weren't a lot of pop songs that came out this month. In their absence, an eclectic bunch of tracks came out of the woodwork: the YouTube smash "Harlem Shake," Fall Out Boy's comeback single, and a gritty ode to hell-raising from A$AP Rocky.

The Top 10 Workout Songs For February 2013

Chris Lawhorn | Posted 04.22.2013 | Healthy Living
Chris Lawhorn

If you're the sort of person who thinks a trip the gym should sound like a night at the club, this is the playlist for you.

The Top 10 Workout Songs For January

Chris Lawhorn | Posted 03.10.2013 | Healthy Living
Chris Lawhorn

Typically, the beginning of a new year is when folks resolve to get into better shape. This month's mix features a lively bundle of songs to help you kick things off with a bang.

The Top 10 Workout Songs For December

Chris Lawhorn | Posted 02.11.2013 | Healthy Living
Chris Lawhorn

Closing out the year is an eclectic bunch of tracks, which ought to help you polish off December in style.

The Top 10 Songs For November

Chris Lawhorn | Posted 01.06.2013 | Healthy Living
Chris Lawhorn

This month's top 10 list could double as a preview of the most-anticipated albums coming out this winter. Bruno Mars, Kelly Clarkson, One Direction and Ke$ha each have new releases in the works (and new singles below).

The Top 10 Workout Songs For October

Chris Lawhorn | Posted 12.05.2012 | Healthy Living
Chris Lawhorn

This month's top 10 list should have a little something for everybody. It's got a song you hear everywhere (from PSY), a comeback single (from Christina Aguilera), and a wildcard country track (from Dierks Bentley). Here's the full list, according to a poll on Run Hundred.

HuffPost Workouts: Brik Fitness's Empowerment Playlist

Brian Nguyen | Posted 11.18.2012 | Healthy Living
Brian Nguyen

Here at Brik Fitness, one of our core values is to inspire... through fun! One of the most effective tools? Great music! A great playlist truly allows our clients to unfold, get into a rhythm and just flow with exercise!

The Top 10 Workout Songs for September

Chris Lawhorn | Posted 11.12.2012 | Healthy Living
Chris Lawhorn

This month's top 10 draws heavily from the Top 40. Accordingly, it's heavy on pop tunes--albeit from a variety of genres. Here's the full list, according to a poll on Run Hundred -- the web's most popular workout music blog.

The Top 10 Workout Songs Of 2012... So Far

Chris Lawhorn | Posted 10.13.2012 | Healthy Living
Chris Lawhorn

It's usually December when folks take a look back at the year that's passed. But, since we're midway through the summer -- and there are plenty of opportunities to get back outdoors -- it seems like a great time to recap the best workout tracks from January through June.

HuffPost Workouts: Georgia Gould's Training Playlist

Georgia Gould | Posted 09.30.2012 | Healthy Living
Georgia Gould

When I am training alone (especially when it's cold out) I find riding with music helps me to stay motivated and positive. I also use this playlist when I am warming up for my races. Enjoy!

HuffPost Workouts: Dara Torres' Training Playlist

Dara Torres | Posted 09.24.2012 | Healthy Living
Dara Torres

Music gets me motivated -- I always listen every time I train because it makes me work out harder.