If your workout playlist needs an upgrade, you’ve come to the right place. I reached out to some of the best strength coaches in the land for their recommendations on hype songs for the gym. What they provided is a diverse playlist, guaranteed to get you amped up for your workout.
Throw this on for a little over an hour of heavy lifting, and know that some of the most sought after trainers in the world are blasting the same songs while they train!
Special thanks to these guys for their input. Stream the workout playlist on Spotify below.
Lee Boyce: World-Class Strength Coach & Writer
Recommended: Eminem ft. Dr. Dre – “Say What You Say”
Cory Gregory: Owner, Cory G Fitness
Recommended: Kevin Gates – “I Don’t Get Tired”
Ross Emanait: Owner, Ross Training / Ross Boxing
Recommended: DMX – “Ruff Ryders Anthem”
Eric Cressey: President& Co-Founder, Cressey Sports Performance
Recommended: DIECAST – “Fade Away”
Mike Dolce: Strength Coach & Owner, The Dolce Diet
Recommended: Metallica – “Ride the Lightning”
John Rusin: Owner, John Rusin Fitness Systems
Recommended: Rick Ross ft. Drake & French Montana – “Stay Schemin”
Luke Briggs: President, Luke Briggs Fitness
Recommended: Killswitch Engage – “This Fire”
Charles Staley: Founder, Target Focus Fitness
Recommended: Led Zeppelin – “Achilles Last Stand”
Tony Gentilcore: Elite Strength Coach & Co-Founder, Cressey Sports Performance
Recommended: Mobb Deep – “Shook Ones”
Ben Bruno: Owner, Ben Bruno Training
Recommended: Mos Def ft. Pharaohe Monch & Nate Dogg – “Oh No”
Nick Tumminello: Owner, Performance University International
Recommended: Atlas Losing Grip – “Downwind”
Jason Ferruggia: CEO, Renegade Strength Club & Renegade Roasting Co.
Recommended: NWA – “Straight Outta Compton”
Adam Bornstein: CEO, Born Fitness
Recommended: Rage Against the Machine – “Renegades of Funk”