Half-Marathon PR Playlist

half take 2Created by: Sarah

"If you're like me, you're fueled by tunes during a race (or challenging workout). Here's my playlist for the 2010 Eugene Women's Half-Marathon. Eases into the effort to prevent blowing out too early, then cranks up the intensity, with a few sentimental inclusions (Lovely, Love My Family and, um, Bad Romance--long story)."

When You're Falling: Afro Celt Sound System
Sun Children: Nickodermus (All SBS race playlists start with these two songs. Sorry for repetition!)
No Matter What: Kerrie Roberts
I Don't Feel Like Dancin': Scissor Sisters
Mr. Brightside: The Killers
Just Fine: Mary J. Blige
I'm Shakin': Rooney
Spaceman: The Killers (thanks, Nike ads, for turning me onto this band!)
Wake Up Call: Maroon 5
Girls Just Want to Have Fun: Starfucker
Take Your Mama: Scissor Sisters
How Do U Want It: 2Pac
4 Minutes: Madonna
Love Sex Magic: Ciara
Bad Romance: Glee cast
Crazy in Love: Beyonce
All Summer Long: Kid Rock
I Gotta Feeling: Black Eyed Peas (ultimate powersong!)
Dare: Gorillaz
Lovely, Love My Family: The Roots
Umbrella: Rihanna
Lady: Lenny Kravitz
Disturbia: Rihanna
I Like It, I Love It: Lyrics Born (my ring tone!)
The One: Mary J. Blige & Drake
Piece of Me: Britney Spears
Gansta Luv: Snoop-Dog
Stronger: Britney Spears
Fighter: Christina Aguilera
Gimme More: Britney Spears (oh, yeah, triple-pack of do-it girl-power music!)
OMG: Usher
Billionaire: Travie McCoy
Imma Be: Black Eyed Peas
Love the Way You Lie: Eminem feat. Rihanna
Roses: OutKast
Makes Me Wonder: Maroon 5
Hey Ya!: OutKast
Single Ladies: Beyonce
Tattoo: Jordin Sparks