The Top 10 Workout Songs for October 2015

Not every month produces a mix so perfectly varied for a workout as this month.

In a workout playlist, balance is key. Too much familiarity can be boring. At the same time, too much novelty can be jarring. Getting the right ratio often takes a little work, but the songs voted into this month's top 10 list manage the feat naturally.

Starting with the familiar side, the list features singles from Macklemore, Justin Bieber, Nick Jonas, and Pharrell—all of whom shot onto the charts following their performances at the VMAs. On the fresh side, there's a masterpiece of sass from Tink and a lightning-fast rocker from Fenech-Soler. Somewhere in the middle, you'll find hits from Andy Grammer and X Ambassadors reinvented as a country song and a club track, respectively.

Here's the full list, according to votes placed at Run Hundred.

Macklemore, Ryan Lewis, Eric Nally, Melle Mel, Kool Moe Dee & Grandmaster Caz - Downtown - 110 BPM

Justin Bieber - What Do You Mean? - 125 BPM

Kaskade - Never Sleep Alone - 127 BPM

Tink & Tazer - Wet Dollars - 124 BPM

Fenech-Soler - Last Forever - 171 BPM

Nick Jonas - Levels - 102 BPM

Pharrell - Freedom - 95 BPM

Andy Grammer & Eli Young Band - Honey, I'm Good. - 123 BPM

Zedd & Jon Bellion - Beautiful Now (Big Gigantic Remix) - 148 BPM

X Ambassadors - Renegades (Astrolith Remix) - 115 BPM

To find more workout songs, check out the free database at Visitors can browse the song selections there by genre, tempo, and era—to find the music that best fits with their particular workout routine.