(Closed) Running Music

posted 7 years ago in Fitness
Post # 3
701 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: January 2004

ive just started running again after a long period away, and im wanting to know this too! at them moment im just taking my ipod so i have songs that range from old school pub rock, a bit of hip hop, and some others… yesterday meatloaf came on and i ran to that.. it makes me laugh so anything that keeps me preoccupied and not thinking about my burning legs is good…

Post # 4
1037 posts
Bumble bee

Always run to Maroon 5!  My personal taste though and I know many won’t get it lol.

Post # 5
1137 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: September 2010

Black Eyed Peas!

Post # 7
1506 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: July 2011

My running playlist is Kesha, Gaga and Katy Perry. Those are all artists I wouldn’t normally listen to, but they’re great to run to.

Post # 8
241 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: September 2011

I love to google “celeb playlist” and then purchase the list on itunes!  Also I really enjoy using audio workouts from iTrain.com

Post # 9
1944 posts
Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: June 2009

I have Run DMC, Beastie Boys, Kesha, Linkin Park and The Muse. I need something with a beat them something hard at the end to push me through.

Post # 10
4887 posts
Honey bee
  • Wedding: May 2012

I run to Pretty Lights and 2-hour non-stop podcasts from Tiesto, Armin van Buuren and Ferry Corsten. I’m a big electro fan and don’t care to run to songs I’m familiar with since it just makes me focus on how much time is left.  I also like the constant stream of these artists; there’s no breaks between songs.  Win!

Post # 11
573 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: June 2014

I have a mix of Black Eyed Peas, Katy Perry, Kesha, Eminem, Rihanna, Rocky soundtrack, The Fighter soundtrack and other upbeat songs that I don’t normally listen to. And then I also have tons of faster paced country music because country is my absolute favorite so that includes, Kenny Chesney, Zac Brown Band, Tim McGraw, Luke Bryan, Jason Aldean, Miranda Lambert and Dierks Bentley.

Post # 12
1109 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: September 2011

Jimmy Eat World, Korn (coming undone is great for tough hills, etc), anything by Travis Barker – his soulja boy and I wanna rock remixes are good, eminem (no love, Ridaz), Jason Aldean, 3oh3, Rise Against, Young Geezy, My Chemical Romance, and of course “Let’s Go” by Trick Daddy.

I usually listen to country but when I run I like my old high school emo pop, angry music and hip hop 😉

My mother listens to the rocky soundtrack every time she runs, it’s hilarious


Post # 13
3620 posts
Sugar bee
  • Wedding: September 2010

@Moja Milosc – I would get along with your mom! My running sound track includes songs from Rocky, Karate Kid, and basically any awesome 80’s montage songs – Final Countdown, I Ran, etc!

Post # 14
879 posts
Busy bee

Just a few from my wacky playlist….

“The Show Goes On” – Lupe Fiasco

“Memory” – Sugarcult

“Power” – Kanye West

“Not Falling Apart” – Maroon 5 DJ Tiesto remix

“Heads Will Roll” Yeah Yeah Yeahs

“Le Disko” – Shiny Toy Guns

“Supermassive Black Hole” – Muse

“Help I’m Alive” – Metric

“Starstruck” – Lady GaGa

“The Chemicals Between Us” – Bush

“The Sweetness” – Jimmy Eat World

Post # 15
468 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: June 2012

I use Pandora on my phone! They have various workout radio stations on there.. such as pop and hip hop cardio workout, yoga workout, alternative endurance workout… and I use those! I often go with pop and hip-hop type songs because of the beat! It keeps me going 🙂

Post # 16
796 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: December 2012

I love going onto run.fm to find songs that have the same bpm that correlate with how fast I’m running. I have a whole playlist dedicated to a 10-minute mile pace. Yes, I know it’s slow… Embarassed I’m working on it.

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