Get Pumped! Metal & Hardcore Workout Playlist

You give us your favorite metal and hardcore songs that get you amped up to hit new PRs.

Get Pumped! Metal & Hardcore Workout Playlist

Motivation is the key to keeping you primed to keep pushing heavy weight in the gym. And what better motivator is there than music? We asked the experts—our dedicated Muscle & Fitness fans—what music makes their heart rate rise and gets them pumped to hit new PRs, and you answered. If you like listening to growling vocals and superhuman guitar riffs to get you pumped up to push superhuman weight, here are 25 metal, hard rock and hardcore workout songs for your playlist. 

1. Bodies – Drowning Pool
2. Master of Puppets – Metallica
3. Afterlife – Avenged Sevenfold
4. Cryin’ Like a Bitch – Godsmack
5. Not Falling – Mudvayne
6. Under and Over It – Five Finger Death Punch
7. Enter Sandman – Metallica
8. Stricken – Disturbed
9. Back for More – Five Finger Death Punch
10. This is Now – Hatebreed
11. Insurrection – Lamb of God
12. Indestructible – Disturbed
13. Duality – Slipknot
14. Strength Beyond Strength – Pantera
15. Killing in the Name – Rage Against the Machine
16. I Stand Alone – Godsmack
17. Redneck – Lamb of God
18. Nightmare – Avenged Sevenfold
19. You’re Going Down – Sick Puppies
20. Push It – Static X
21. Down With the Sickness – Disturbed
22. Calm Like a Bomb – Rage Against the Machine
23. Psychosocial – Slipknot
24. The Game – Motörhead
25. A War You Cannot Win – All That Remains