September 21 2018
These recently-released speedy songs make perfect additions to any runner’s speed workout playlist.
When looking for new workout tunes, folks will often gravitate to ones by artists they already know and like. The advantage of a remix is that it goes one step further by providing a song you already know you like—albeit in a new form that makes it sound new again. This week, we’re leveraging this existing affection by compiling a running playlist featuring recent remixes exclusively.
The list kicks off with an aptly-titled tune from Taylor Swift and cools down with a slow-burning track by Thirty Seconds to Mars. In between, you’ll find a second song from BloodPop (if you include the Taylor Swift track above) and a Bruno Mars remix with a verse from Cardi B that may be more familiar than Mars’ original solo version. Finally, this list includes a range of collaborations in which Selena Gomez, Maroon 5 and ZAYN square off against Marshmello, SZA and Sia, respectively.
When your motivation is lacking, remixes make for a simple way to propel yourself out the door because they eliminate the guesswork in finding musical accompaniment for your run. To that end, when you need a small win to get larger wheels in motion, a multitude of options await below.
To find more workout songs, folks can check out the free database at Run Hundred. Visitors can browse song selections there by genre, tempo and era to find the music that best fits their particular workout routines.