Culture

10 Running Songs From Summer’s Hottest Concert Tours

Is your favorite band on here?

With summer being prime concert season, it’s always good to know who’s hitting the road. In the last few years, package tours have made for interesting conversation—even if you’re not attending. So, in the playlist below, we’ve compiled a set of uptempo hits by acts traversing the nation in the coming months.

Starting with the perennial favorites, Billy Joel, Tom Petty, and U2 will all be out and about—the last of which performing their entire Joshua Tree album in full. Also hitting the road are one-time Super Bowl collaborators Bruno Mars and Red Hot Chili Peppers (though not together). On the package front, Lionel Richie will join forces with Mariah Carey, Enrique Iglesias will be sharing the stage with Pitbull, and TLC will headline the I Love the ’90s tour with support from Naughty by Nature, C+C Music Factory, and more. For a reminder what brings folks out year after year to see these folks, fire up the playlist below and hit the road yourself.

TLC – What About Your Friends – 105 BPM

U2 – Where the Streets Have No Name – 125 BPM

Lionel Richie – Dancing on the Ceiling – 133 BPM

Red Hot Chili Peppers – By the Way – 125 BPM

The Flaming Lips – Do You Realize?? – 130 BPM

Billy Joel – We Didn’t Start the Fire – 145 BPM

Tom Petty – Runnin’ Down a Dream – 169 BPM

Bruno Mars – Locked Out of Heaven – 146 BPM

Ariana Grande – One Last Time – 126 BPM

Pitbull & Enrique Iglesias – Messin’ Around – 80 BPM

To find more workout songs, folks can check out the free database at RunHundred.com. Visitors can browse the song selections there by genre, tempo, and era—to find the music that best fits with their particular workout routine.