285 – Race Day Playlist (Motivational Songs)

After having both DJ’d the Warrior Dash last weekend, we decided to put together a playlist of motivational songs with an edge. The perfect playlist to get people ready to race! Add you favorites in the comments.

Kanye West – Stronger, All Of The Lights
Drake – Forever
Nero – Me & You
Linkin Park – In The End
The Heavy – How You Like Me Now
The Bravery – Believe
Kevin Rudolf – I Made It, Let It Rock
50 Cent – If I Can’t
Red Hot Chili Peppers – Can’t Stop
Cake – The Distance
Faith No More – Epic
LL Cool J – Mama Said Knock You Out
Deep Purple – Smoke On The Water
AC/DC – Back In Black, TNT
Survivor – Eye Of The Tiger
Rolling Stones – Start Me Up
Ozzy Osbourne – Crazy Train
Fall Out Boy – Beat It
Muse – The Uprising
Carolina Liar – Blackout
Fatboy Slim – Rockafeller Skank
Queen – We Will Rock You
Audioslave – Cochise
Rage Against The Machine – Bulls on Parade, Killing In The Name Of
Guns & Roses – Welcome To The Jungle
Twisted Sister – We’re Not Gonna Take It
Quiet Riot – Come On Feel The Noise
Beastie Boys – Sabatoge
Gary Glitter – Rock & Roll Pt. 2
Tom Cochrane – Life Is A Highway
Boston – More Than A Feeling
White Stripes – 7 Nation Army
Eminem – When I Collapse, Lose Yourself
Dropkick Murphy’s – Shipping Up To Boston
Pink Floyd – The Wall
Bush – Machinehead
Blur – Song 2
Lenny Kravitz – Are You Gonna Go My Way
Nelly – #1
Bon Jovi – It’s My Life
House Of Pain – Jump Around
Cypress Hill – Insane In The Brain

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  1. Disney movie kind of pumped up!!!!!!…lol…that statement was priceless!! Now I know what to play if I ever come across having to DJ a Disney 5K benefit :)

  2. Can’t forget Chariots of Fire-Vangelis (This would make for an interesting last stretch finish!)

  3. Some suggestions for races/triathlons/endurance events etc

    Amped Motivational (pre/during event)

    Reef – Place Your Hands
    Lim Bizkit – Rollin
    George Thorogood – Bad to the Bone
    Def Leopard – Pour Some Sugar
    James Brown – I Feel Good
    Beastie Boys – Fight For Right
    Kernkraft 400 – Zombie Nation
    Chemical Brothers – Galvanize

    Emotional Motivational (event completion/success/euphoria) – disney pumped up ;-)

    John Paul Young – Love is in the Air
    R Kelly – I Believe I Can Fly
    Bobby McFerrin – Dont Worry Be Happy
    Club Nouveau – Lean On Me
    Everly Brothers – Unchained Melody
    Boyz II Men – End of the Road
    Ben E King – Stand By Me
    Chumbawumba – I Get Knocked Down
    McFadden & Whitehead – Aint No Stoppin Us Now

  4. lololol at that Vinny Paz story

  5. Ok got a few more for you guys that I usually use for the gym. Some are pretty hard but radio edits are always available

    Eminem-Rabbit Run, Cinderella Man, Won’t Back Down and Fast Lane
    Fabolous-It’s My Time, Breathe
    The Game-Higher, Put You On The Game
    Jay-Z-Run This Town, On to The Next One
    Young Jeezy-Soul Survivor, Go Getta

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