YouTube is a great resource for music, and you can even use it to find playlists that music enthusiasts, DJs, and gym junkies have put together. These 10 YouTube workout playlists are perfect for running, lifting, spinning, and more. Full of motivation and fighting spirit, we’re sure these songs will pump you up.
1. 2016 Workout Music Playlist by Best American Workout Music
This 55-minute playlist is packed with remixes featuring hit artists from 2016. Because this playlist is built into a single track, there’s no load time between songs, which means your workout rhythm won’t be disturbed.
2. Best Pop Workout Music
If you enjoy pop, you’ll love this playlist featuring 100 recent hits. It includes the likes of Bruno Mars, Sia, The Weeknd, Jon Bellion, Rihanna, and more.
3. Rap, Hip Hip, Rock Pump Workout Playlist
If rap, hip hop, and rock are more your thing, check out this playlist of 71 powerful workout songs. It includes songs by Eminem, Linking Park, and Jay-Z. This is a mix of new songs and old favorites, so there’s something for everyone to enjoy.
4. Fitness Playlist 2016
This playlist is full of strong vocals and powerful rhythms. It’s a motivational power mine that starts with Demi Lovato’s “Confident,” and includes songs by M.I.A., Flo Rida, The Black Eyed Peas, and more.
5. Best Dance Music, Party Music, and Music for DJs
This is a truly versatile playlist meant to get you moving. We recommend this one for workouts, or just for dancing around your apartment. It includes Enrique Iglesias’ “Bailando,” Shakira’s “Waka Waka,” and other hits by Ellie Goulding, Calvin Harris, and more.
6. Electronic & Dance Music
This playlist features over an hour of recent hits. It’s 136 songs that will pump you up for a great workout, including works by The Chainsmokers, Major Lazer, Calvin Harris, and Clean Bandit.
7. Throwback: 90s and 2000s Playlist
Throwback to the new millennium! Work out to old favorites with this nostalgic dance playlist. Among the 113 videos are Britney’s “Baby One More Time,” the Spice Girls’ “Wannabe,” Black Street Boys, Ashanti, TLC, and more.
8. Sing and Dance Upbeat Playlist
These pop songs are meant for booty shaking. Upbeat, fun, and featuring powerful vocals, these songs are perfect for any workout. You’ll find pieces by Meghan Trainor, Katy Perry, Justin Timberlake, Jessie J, and more.
9. Pole Dance Playlist
A little motivating, a little sexy, and a whole lot of fun, the Pole Dance Playlist is great for running, weight lifting, interval training, and more. It starts with Britney’s “Work B**ch,” and includes other hits by The Cure, The Weeknd, and Rihanna.
10. 2016 Running Playlist
We like this playlist for all kinds of cardio, such as running, cycling, or interval training. It has songs that will help keep you motivated and on beat, including powerful pieces by Sia, Walk the Moon, and Robin Schulz.