Lacing up your shoes to go on a run? Getting you bags packed for that long drive or flight? Whatever the occasion is, sometime you need to have a great playlist on hand to get that extra dose of fun in. No need to worry though. Because when that time comes, you will be glad to have come across this list. From one music lover to another, here are some good pump up songs that will have you feeling like you are ready to take on anything. So pull up your iTunes account, and get to downloading. And don’t worry, you can thank me later.
1. “Money Made Me Strange” By Post Malone Ft. Louis The Child
While it took some time for me to accept Post Malone, his lyrics and beats are actually quite good. Yes, his style is.. um.. unusual? And ok, I don’t quite understand his track White Iverson fully, but I can give credit where credit is due. Money Made Me Strange is quite addicting yet catchy. Listen to it here.
2. “Light” By San Holo
This chill techno song is perfect for anyone who is looking for a nice mellow song that has a great beat. This lovely melody will have you repeating that “Even if it makes me blind/I just want to see the light”. Listen to it here. Listen to it here.
3.“Rise” By Jonas Blue Ft Jack & Jack
Some songs take a couple times before can be sold on them. This song is no different. However, when it does win you over, good luck finding the pause button. Listen to it here.
4. “Find Our Way” By Midnight Kids
This chill song has a great beat drop that is subtle but perfect. It is an awesome mix that you need to include on any jog or run. Listen to it here.
5.“The Future” By San Holo
Clearly I love this artist. It is no wonder why. This next song is a great song if you want to just chill out. Fair warning though, this song will have you contemplating life and what the future holds. Listen to it here.
6. “Ai Se Eu Te Pego” By Michel Telo Ft Pitbull
You do not have to know portuguese to love this song. Going on an adventure to somewhere in Latin America? Then download this song and dance your way to your next adventure! Maria, this one is for you, you are welcome! Listen to it here.
7. “The Ocean” By Mike Perry
Need to get away to a beach somewhere? Well with this song all you need to do is plus in your headphones. Mike Perry has another chart topping hit that will have you humming away as you dream up some wanderlust feelings. Listen to it here.
8. “Stolen Dance” By Milky Chance
This hypnotic tune is perfect for any car or airplane ride. While you are jet setting to a faraway destination, get lost in this truly awesome beat. Listen to it here.
9. “My Kind” By Hilary Duff
Who doesn’t love Hilary Duff. What’s better is that it is equally hard to hate her music too. For a mindless tune that is catchy and overall just a good pump up song, then this great pop song is must have on your playlist. Listen to it here.
10. “Cake” By Flo Rida
Okay, this beat might be a couple of years old, but this is a good pump up song that will have you dropping everything for a quick shuffle. Turn the volume up on this tune. Trust me, it only makes this song sound better. Listen to it here.
11. “Feel It In My Bones” By Tiesto Ft. Tegan and Sara
What a beat. From the melody to the chorus, this good pump up song has got it all. Plus, if you are ever feeling like there some momentous task that you can not accomplish, then Tiesto will make it feel better. Cause afterall, yeah, you may feel it in your bones, but it is nothing you can’t overcome. If you want to take this song a bit more literally, then be sure to pump this tune when you are on your afternoon jog. Listen to it here.
12. “This Town” By Kygo
Kygo is no stranger to number one hits. This town is no exception. For every one who has ever felt a little suffocated and needs to getaway, pop in this beat and chill out. Listen to it here.
13. “I Still See Your Face” By San Holo
San Holo yet again for the win. Did I mention how awesome this beat is? Turn up this tune when you are at the gym and you are sure to get motivated right away. Listen to it here
14. “San Francisco” By Courier
If you plan on visiting this iconic city anytime soon, then it absolutely imperative that you download this good pump up song. Let Courier welcome you into the home of the Golden Gate Bridge with this awesome beat. Listen to it here.
15. “Melody” By James Blunt
James Blunt has stepped away from the music scene it seems like. But if you have not had a chance to check out this awesome tune, then you are seriously missing out. James Blunt’s unique voice paired with this awesome techno vibe is seriously a beat that you will have on repeat. Listen to it here.
16. “Falls” By Odeza
Odeza is like seriously the future of music. Every tune that Odeza comes out with is a hit. Falls is no exception. For a seriously chilled out song to get lost in, Odeza has got you covered. Listen to it here.
17. “Tie Me Down” By Gryffin Ft. Elley Duhé
Hopeless romantics everywhere, this song is for you. Gryffin does it again with the perfect mix of pop and techno. you are welcome. Listen to it here.
18. “Klagna” By Gostan (De Hofnar Remix)
Feeling accomplished and on top of the world? Then this awesome beat will only add to your elation. For Go Pro and drone footage, this is the perfect beat to add on as an overlay. Listen to it here.
19. “Perfect” By Galavant Ft. Edana
Here’s another semi pop semi techno track that will have you hypnotized into pressing the replay button. The beat on this song is so unique and is perfect for any workout playlist. Listen to it here.
20. “Keepin’ It Cool” By Rebecca Perl
Keep it cool with Rebecca Perl. This tune is seriously one of my favorite tracks for all my everyday activities. Not only is this beat super chill, but it is so relaxing and calming all at once. This track is a must if you plan on driving or traveling a long distance. Listen to it here.
21. “Good Life” By Kanye West
Despite everything about Kanye West, the guy has got talent. The next time you need a reason to celebrate, Good Life is a track that you cannot go without listening to. Listen to it here.
Being the self declared music enthusiast I am, There is nothing better than having a great music playlist on hand with some good pump up songs. Whether it is for a playlist for your daily activities or a playlist for your wedding. Having a good pump up song can make all the difference. For the techno, contemporary, pop lover, this list is sure to find a place in your playlist. here’s to great music!