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What Songs Fuel Your Workout?



    Some of us need music to power even the mildest of walks around New York City; others prefer complete silence while they sprint.

    Among the Go Healthy New York contributors who prefer to be plugged into their iPods during a workout (in this case, running), here were some popular song choices.

    What songs do you like to listen to during a workout? Let us know in Comments below.


    • "Four Sea Interludes" from Benjamin Britten's opera "Peter Grimes"
    • "New York State of Mind," by Bill Joel
    • "Lose Yourself," by Eminem
    • "Two Step," by the Dave Matthews Band

    Christopher B.:

    • "Welcome to the Jungle," by Guns n Roses
    • "Unchained," by Van Halen

    Alison F.:

    • "Summer Rain," by Slinkee Minx
    • "Disturbia," by Rihanna
    • "Womanizer," by Britney Spears
    • "Hot N Cold," by Katy Perry
    • "Major Tom," by Shiny Toy Guns
    • "So Much Better," from Legally Blonde The Musical
    • "A Brand New Day," from The Wiz (I'm a Broadway nerd!)
    • "Coming Home," by Diddy

    Megan K.:

    • "Dancing on my Own," by Robyn
    • "Lose Yourself," by Eminem

    Melissa D.:

    • "Ready to Start," by Arcade Fire
    • "Stronger," by Kanye West
    • "Best of Me," by Morning Wood
    • "Till I 'Collapse," by Eminem
    • "Cat and Mouse," by Nikki and Rich
    • "Rolling in the Deep," by Adele

    Melissa E.:

    • "In the Dark," by Tiesto (elliptical)
    • "Sandstorm," by Darude
    • "Timebomb," by Laidback Luke

    Dori M.:

    • "Learning to Fly," by Tom Petty
    • "Black & Gold," by Sam Sparro
    • "Beggin'," by Madcon
    • "Home," by Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros
    • "Sunlight," by Harlem Shakes
    • "Paper Planes," by M.I.A.
    • "All the Girls," by Bag Raiders
    • " When the Day Met the Night," by Panic! At The Disco
    • "Trees," by Marty Casey & The Lovehammers
    • "I Wish That I Could See You Soon," by Herman Dune
    • "Animal," by Neon Trees
    • "Sweet Disposition," by The Temper Trap
    • "Shooting Stars," by Bag Raiders
    • "Say Hey (I Love You)," by Michael Franti & Spearhead
    • "Hard to Concentrate," by Red Hot Chili Peppers
    • "United State of Pop 2009," by DJ Earworm
    • "Remind Me," by Royskopp