The Perfect Oscars Playlist
With the Oscars coming up this weekend, movie buzz is reaching deafening levels. In an effort to turn this hype into something useful, we’ve collected a few of our favorite recent soundtrack tunes that serve as perfect matches for intense cardio workout—or as a fun playlist for your Oscars watch party.
Starting with tunes from this year’s Oscar-nominated pictures, you’ll find Kendrick Lamar and SZA creating a mood in Black Panther, Post Malone and Swae Lee swinging through Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse and Queen’s “Bohemian Rhapsody,” taken from the film with the same name. Beyond the Oscars, you’ll also find some recent fan favorites below, including Cher’s take on an ABBA classic from the Mamma Mia sequel, a Hailee Steinfeld gem from Fifty Shades Freed and a Carly Rae Jepsen track from Ballerina.
Whether you’re looking for a playlist to psych up your run or your Oscars viewing party, these fun picks are sure to deliver plenty of oh-that’s-where-I-know-that-song-from moments along the way.
Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse
Mamma Mia: Here We Go Again
Ralph Breaks the Internet
Fifty Shades Freed
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.