Billboard has released “The Beat That Moves Your Feet,” which it calls “a look at the music powering our workouts.”
The top workout music genre is Rap/Hip Hop. Rock, EDM/Dance and Alt’ Rock follow Rap.
The “Top 3 Workout Music Artists” from 600 of the top workout tracks are Eminem, Skrillex and Macklemore & Ryan Lewis. Eminem’s top track is “‘Till I Collapse,” while Macklemore & Ryan Lewis’ top track is “Can’t Hold Us,” which features Ray Dalton. Eminem has eight songs on the list, Skrillex has six and Macklemore & Ryan Lewis have two.
Billboard explains its list with the following:
“In order to put this list together, we at Billboard asked Spotify and their data science wing the Echo Nest to poll their 24 million users, and the one-and-a-half billion playlists those users have created, to generate the top songs people place in their exercise-related digital mix tapes.”