Summer is slowly approaching and chubby lumpkins’ everywhere are scrambling to lose fluffy muffin tops, lumpy man-boobs or cuddly kangaroo pouches. With thousands of workout songs to choose from, we picked ten workout essentials to get you right. Here are ten essential workout songs for cardio, jogs or basic 30-minute exercise sessions. Take a look.
LMFAO “Party Rock Anthem” Most people won’t admit to secretly loving this glittery glowstick classic but it’s perfect for any type of high-energy workout.
BHI Feat. K. Rab & Lil' Jon “Do It, Do It (Poole Palace)” “A twerk a day keeps the Diabetes and heart disease away” – U.S. Surgeon General
J. Lo “Let’s Get Loud” Want to turn that beached whale body into a beach-friendly physique? Work this into your workout playlist rotation.
Michael Jackson “Beat It” MJ’s legendary punch the sky-invisible rope pull-circular leg swoop-sweeping body roll-dance combo in the video is one of the greatest workouts ever.
Rihanna “We Found Love” This should be in the Top 15 of everyone’s workout playlist. Top 15. No, RiRi can’t sing worth a low-carb damn but this is essential.
E-40 “Go Hard or Go Home” Michelle Obama lifts weights to this and you see how her arms look. OK, we made that up but this is definitely a go-to calorie-burner.
DJ UNK “Walk It Out” Play this and “Do it, Do it (Poole Palace)” back-to-back during your workout sessions and watch how fast those thighs (and yams) GET RIGHT.
Pitbull “Juice Box” Buried on a Pitbull album no one cared about (“Rebelution”), it’s one of the most slept-on workout songs ever.
David Guetta Feat. KiD CuDi “Memories” CuDi may be overrated and deeply-delusional, but this uptempo gem is ideal for people looking for new workout songs.