My Workout Playlist

Apr 12, 2017

Having an amazing music playlist can keep me energized through my morning workout like no avocado can!

I used to listen to rock music while working out, but lately I’ve been listening to upbeat pop music. Below is a mixture of older and newer songs, because that’s my favorite kind-of playlist right now!

Most of these songs don’t necessarily mean anything to me, but the “feeling” of the songs make the workout more fun. Plus, the catchy tunes help the time go by faster! 😉

These songs may do absolutely nothing for you, but they instantly make me want to get up and dance!

I think the most important thing is to figure out what your “go-to” songs are. The songs that can always put you in a good mood. What are the songs that you sing or dance around to in the shower or the car?

Those songs belong on your workout playlist.

For my husband, it’s either Jock Jams (not kidding) or techno. It’s all about a hard beat for him. For me, it’s more about the musicality because I’ve been a dancer since I was a little girl.

For some of you – working out may be an “escape” from the every day stress.

If that’s you – I suggest creating a playlist of songs that you associate positive memories with. The significance of the songs will transport you into the past – and before you know it – you’re workout is almost finished.

I rock these headphones and workout to these feel-good songs (as of lately):

(any song by Lecrae)

Can’t Stop The Feeling

The Ocean


Perfect Strangers


Rather Be






The hair tie I’m wearing in today’s post comes in a package of six fun colors. For this package (and every other package sold) this company donates three meals to hungry children in Uganda!!! 🙂

With a fun playlist – and knowing that I’m indirectly feeding three children – working out is a breeze! What kind-of music do you like to workout to? Let me know in the comments below!

Photography Bryan Grayson

Apr 12, 2017 | Fitness


  1. Karla

    Love those leggings! I will be purchasing those for my workouts!

    1. VeiledFree

      Yay! Hopefully you enjoy how much they stretch when working out – I know I do!

  2. SCOTT

    great place lists… i love listening and dancing to”Can’t Stop The Feeling .Also I will recommend sounds by Ed Sheeran, Taylor Swift, Katy Perry and James Artthur.

  3. PETE

    Interesting playlists you’ve got there Ciara. As for me I mostly listen to some of these great tunes :Give it 2 U, Fancy , Wiggle,Work, Play Hard etc. You might wanna try them out. Thank!

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