Find Your Best Workout Playlist According to Your Zodiac Sign
Shoes? Laced. Water bottle? Filled. Weights? Stacked. Next step? Picking the right music! It should be illegal to work out without amazing music playing in your AirPods. When you can feel the beat pumping along with your heart, when you're ready to lift another set or run just a little bit farther because your favorite song just came on, or when you finish a workout feeling pumped up and happy, you know you picked the right playlist. Hey, major athletes listen to music before a big game, so why can't you? If you're struggling to decide what type of music to stream during your next workout, let your zodiac sign guide you! We've picked the best workout playlists available on Spotify to stream for each sign, so all you have to do is press play and start moving.
Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Rock Music by Abigail Walkowiak
For a sign that's usually reserved, disciplined, and private, they deserve to let their hair down during a workout. Nothing matches that vibe better than this rock playlist, featuring 93 songs of feel-it-in-your-bones rock and roll that will make any workout fly by. This list includes AC/DC, Led Zeppelin, The Rolling Stones, The Who, Aerosmith, Queen, Black Sabbath, The Beatles, Journey, Bon Jovi, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Tom Petty, and many others. It's impossible not to have a good time when these legends are playing.
Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Workout by Spotify
Because they are generally laid-back and adventurous, an Aquarius would happily work out to anything. That's why Spotify's Workout playlist is just right. It features pop hits designed to "keep your workout fresh," including music from Claire Ridgely, NEW CITY, Twenty One Pilots, Pink, AJR, Halsey, Demi Lovato, Nick Jonas, Tyler Shaw, Cheat Codes, Olivia Rodrigo, and others. With frequent updates, you'll never get bored listening.
Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20): 2000s Emo Nostalgia by COHV RADIO
Pisces have a complex personality — creative and empathetic, emotional and closed off. The best way to get in a workout mood? Jamming out to emo throwbacks! This 2000s playlist features 519 of your favorite songs from artists like Fall Out Boy, Panic! At the Disco, Boys Like Girls, Simple Plan, Good Charlotte, The All-American Rejects, Blink-182, My Chemical Romance, Bowling for Soup, and more. You'll want to don some black eyeliner for this workout.
Aries (March 21-April 19): Broadway Hits by kaseymarie.x
Aries are bubbly and confident, known for being happy, passionate, spontaneous, and courageous. It sounds a little like they could break into song at any minute, doesn't it? That's why this Broadway playlist should be their go-to. There's nothing better than a cardio session set to songs from Hamilton, Legally Blonde The Musical, Hairspray, RENT, Dear Evan Hansen, Mamma Mia, Kinky Boots, and other Broadway hits. And unlike sitting in a theater, you'll burn calories at the same time.
Taurus (April 20-May 20): Heavy Metal Classics by celsum76
Tauruses are strong, sensual, emotional, and can be angry, which is why their best workout playlist is filled with heavy metal classics. This headbanging playlist includes 377 songs, featuring Black Sabbath, Ozzy Osbourne, Iron Maiden, Metallica, Guns N' Roses, KISS, Van Halen, Alice Cooper, and others. It'll make you want to jump squat (and possibly break a guitar).
Gemini (May 21-June 20): POPSUGAR Ultimate Playlist by POPSUGAR Fitness
Because of their dual nature, Geminis enjoy a wide range of musical tastes. Before you press play on your next workout, turn up this playlist featuring two hours and 55 minutes of pump-you-up music from a variety of artists and genres. Don't be surprised to hear Billie Eilish, The Beatles, Jason Derulo, Becky G, Fleetwood Mac, Rihanna, Justin Bieber, Doja Cat, Taylor Swift, Dua Lipa, ZAYN, Maroon 5, and so many others. It's unique, but it's perfect — just like a Gemini.
Cancer (June 21-July 22): Top 100 90s Hits playlist by Andreas Meier
Cancers are known for being sensitive and nostalgic, which is why this throwback playlist featuring hits from the Spice Girls, Will Smith, TLC, Britney Spears, and more is the perfect soundtrack for your next workout. It's a cool, feel-good mix sure to get your heart pumping.
Leo (July 23-Aug. 22): Olivia Rodrigo Pop Music Playlist by Hitsify
Leos thrive as the center of attention, loving all things popular, powerful, and yes, a little petty. The Olivia Rodrigo-inspired playlist by Hitsify features more than three hours of the best pop hits, including Rodrigo herself, Lil Nas X, BTS, Katy Perry, Dua Lipa, Doja Cat, Billie Eilish, Justin Bieber, Bruno Mars, Pink, Miley Cyrus, and more. ICYMI, you can get abs from scream-singing "Good 4 U."
Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): 30-Minute HIIT Workout: Beyoncé Edition by POPSUGAR Fitness
Queen Bey is a Virgo herself, so it's only fitting that fellow Virgos work out to Beyoncé! Virgos are passionate, hard-working, and they tend to be perfectionists, and you'll need to channel every bit of that energy to get through this 30-minute set list. Who run the world? You.
Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Country Hits 2010-2020 by Country Music
Libras are naturally drawn to love songs, and you'll find a whole lot of love — and, of course, some heartbreak — in this country playlist, featuring songs by Jason Aldean, Taylor Swift, Dierks Bentley, Chris Young, Jack Ingram, Eric Church, and more. There's nothing better than easy country music on a hot summer day, or in this case, for a sweaty weightlifting sesh.
Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Workout Playlist 2021 by Sleepy Times
Embrace your inner Scorpio fire with this five-hour playlist. It features a mix of rap and EDM, including Cardi B, Lil Nas X, DJ Khaled, Drake, Gucci Mane, Eminem, Post Malone, Skrillex, and many other artists, to help you blast through your next strength-training workout. This is the perfect playlist to help brave, courageous, and determined Scorpios stay focused.
Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Throwback Jams by Spotify
Feeling spontaneous and fun? Sagittarius are known for being social, positive, and free-spirited, which makes this throwback playlist perfect for them. You're guaranteed to get up and move with 93 party songs from the '90s and '00s, including "Holidae In," "Ms. New Booty," "Get Low," "All I Do Is Win," "Money Maker," "6 Foot 7 Foot," "99 Problems," "One Two Step," "Fergalicious," and so many more. You'll never want the workout to end!