Justin’s 12 Songs from the 80’s and 90’s That Guarantee You a Better Workout at the Gym


When you’re at the gym would you rather listen to the glorious sounds of other gym patrons working out or a really great playlist filled with your favorite 80’s and 90’s songs?

Yeah, we’d prefer to break a sweat to the sounds of our favorite songs too. Everybody knows that a good playlist is critical to having the best workout possible when you hit the gym.

Whether you’re going to burn a few calories or you want to show Arnold Schwarzenegger what real muscles look like, this playlist is guaranteed to help you have a better workout.

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1. The Black Eyed Peas – I Gotta Feeling

I have a feeling your workout is going to get started off right with this song.

2. Robin Thicke, featuring T.I. and Pharrell Williams – Blurred Lines

You’re only two songs in, so your vision shouldn’t be blurred yet.

3. Usher, featuring Lil’ John and Ludacris – Yeah!

In the gym with your homies? See if you can out rep them on your next set while this song is playing.

4. Hot Chelle Rae – Tonight Tonight

There’s a party tonight and you need this workout to make sure you look your best.

5. P!nk – Get the Party Started

Get the cardio party started and kick it into high gear with P!nk.

6. OutKast – Hey Ya!

Hey… Yeah… You need to step up the tempo on the treadmill!

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7. Gym Class Heroes, featuring Adam Levine – Stereo Hearts

You can be a gym hero with this song in your ears.

8. Fergie – Clumsy

It’s a known fact that the more time you spend in the gym the less clumsy you’ll be… right?

9. Rihanna, featuring Jay Z – Umbrella

Great steady beat for a mid-workout pace.

10. Will Smith – Gettin’ Jiggy Wit It

Now let’s pick it back up with the Fresh Prince himself!

11. Kylie Minogue – Can’t Get You Out of My Head

…and when you’re done in a few minutes you’ll realize that you can’t get this song out of your head.

12. Madonna – Vogue

Despite what this song tells you to do, do NOT strike a pose… at least not until you’re done with this song.

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Want to take this whole playlist to the gym with you? Here it is:

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