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June 15, 2009

The Best Workout Music On The Charts Right Now

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While club music generally dominates the workout scene, the bands have come out swinging this month. And if you can't decide between rock and pop, the cast of /Glee/ is straddling the line with their show choir version of a Journey classic.

1. Ashley Tisdale - It's Alright, It's Okay - 130 BPM Ashley Tisdale - It's Alright, It's
OK - Single - It's Alright, It's OK

2. Green Day - Know Your Enemy - 130 BPM Green Day - 21st Century Breakdown (Deluxe
Version) - Know Your Enemy

3. 3OH3! - I'm Not Your Boyfriend Baby - 140 BPM 3OH!3 - Want - Im Not Your Boyfriend Baby

4. Keri Hilson, Kanye West & Ne-Yo - Knock You Down- 155 BPM Keri Hilson, Kanye West & Ne-Yo - In a
Perfect World... (Bonus Track Version) - Knock You Down

5. U2 - Magnificent - 116 BPM U2 - No Line On the Horizon - Magnificent

6. The Veronicas - Take Me On The Floor - 140 BPM The Veronicas - Hook Me Up - Take Me On the
Floor

7. Hey Monday - Homecoming - 150 BPM Hey Monday - Hold On Tight - Homecoming

8. Esmee Denters - Outta Here - 126 BPM Esmée Denters - Outta Here - Single - Outta
Here

9. Kristinia DeBarge - Goodbye - 120 BPM Kristinia DeBarge - Goodbye - Single -
Goodbye

10. Glee Cast – Don't Stop Believin' - 124 BPM Glee Cast - Don't Stop Believin'
(Glee Cast Version) - Single - Don't Stop Believin' (Glee Cast
Version)

MC's resident DJ Chris Lawhorn weeds through the Top 40 charts to find the best new workout music. The songs are organized, by beats per minute, into playlists designed to match the speed of your routine, while maximizing its results.

Chris Lawhorn spent his teens playing in punk and folk bands in Fort Wayne, IN. Apart from the occasional solo album, the rocking has taken a backseat to deejaying and production for his Case/Martingale label. Thankfully, this means that time once spent sleeping in the back of a van has since been freed up to scour places like Buenos Aires and Osaka for new music.
Chris has a bachelor's degree in English and Telecommunications from Ball State University. It finally went to use in creating RunHundred.com - a Web site that helps people find music that fits the pace of their workouts.


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