Whip yourself into a sonic frenzy
Many athletes and sports fans have a set "get pumped-up" playlist that's designed to get them ready for the game ahead. Genre preferences vary by athlete and sport, with rap and pop being heavy favorites, with rock or country also making an appearance.
If you're looking to spice up your own pregame playlist, we've put together 10 of the best pregame pump-up songs (sorted by artist) that are fit to be blasted through headphones, speakers and the like. And yes, some are NSFW, so be careful before you crank these up.
10 Best Pump-Up Songs for Sports:
Turn Down for What (DJ Snake, Lil Jon)
Started from the Bottom (Drake)
Lose Yourself (Eminem)
Till I Collapse – feat. Nate Dogg (Eminem)
The Buzz – feat. Mataya & Young Tapz (Hermitude)
Monster – feat. Rick Ross (Kanye West)
Power (Kanye West)
Can’t Hold Us – feat. Ray Dalton (Macklemore & Ryan Lewis)
Hall of Fame (The Script, will.i.am)
Eye of the Tiger (Survivor)
Best Pump-Up Songs, Honorable Mention:
Club Can't Handle Me - feat. David Guetta (Flo Rida)