Having an uplifting gym playlist is essential for a great workout session. If you start to lose motivation halfway through, you’ll need a decent feel good song to pick you up again. Luckily for you, we’ve put together a list of songs which are sure to keep you pumped and energised! Here are 10 feel good songs to add to your gym playlist right now!
1. High Hopes by Panic! at the Disco
This song by pop rock band Panic! at the Disco is an absolute banger, and one of the best feel good songs so far this year! With its uplifting beat and catchy lyrics, you can’t help but move your feet to it, making it the perfect tune for a session on the treadmill.
2. Come Alive by The Greatest Showman Cast
If you loved The Greatest Showman, then you need to download the soundtrack album! It makes one of the best gym playlists ever, and ‘Come Alive’ is a seriously uplifting anthem. While exercising can sometimes feel like too much effort, it’s nothing that Hugh Jackman and some inspirational lyrics can’t fix.
3. Punching in a Dream by The Naked and Famous
I don’t know what it is, but there’s something about this song that makes you want to get up off the sofa and get moving. It features a really happy, quirky melody, and the vocals are amazing! It’s like someone whispering motivational words in your ear whilst you work out.
4. Sweet Disposition by The Temper Trap
This song is the perfect soundtrack for a long duration cardio session. It’s chilled and relaxed, but the steady beat will help you remain focussed on your fitness goals.
5. Levels by Avicii
A true classic, Avicii’s ‘Levels’ is one of those feel good songs that will never lose its spark. When things get tough and you start to lose faith in yourself, this song will make you want to power through and get the workout done.
6. Something Just Like This (Don Diablo Remix) by The Chainsmokers and Coldplay
A slight twist on an already pretty uplifting song, the Don Diablo remix of this Coldplay classic will have you feeling energised in no time at all. When you feel like giving up and going home, stick this song on and feel your motivation come flooding back.
7. Fast Car (feat. Dakota) by Jonas Blue
We all need at least one great Dance song thrown into our gym playlist, and ‘Fast Car’ remixed by Jonas Blue is just that! With its fast beat and electronic feel, this super feel good song will make you forget you’re even working out at all.
8. The Middle by Jimmy Eat World
This song is like a pep talk with a musical background. It reminds you not to give up, to keep believing in yourself and to take your time, you’ll get there. All the motivation you need for a productive fitness session. Thanks, Jimmy Eat World.
9. Save The World by Swedish House Mafia
A totally powerful song, ‘Save The World’ by Swedish House Mafia will make you feel like you can take on anything. Perfect for when you’re working with the weights or smashing a circuit, this song will equip you with enough motivation to achieve your goals!
10. Song 2 by Blur
Picture this. You’re just coming to the end of your workout session, and you’ve got one last exercise to complete. You’re exhausted, and you don’t think you can do it. Then ‘Song 2’ by Blur comes on shuffle. The adrenaline kicks in. You start to think that maybe you can do it after all. You get the last exercise done.
‘Song 2’ is one of those feel good songs that everyone’s gym playlist should feature. It will make you feel on top of the world!