Songs With the Word "Run" in The Title

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All of these running songs have one thing in common: They all have the word "run" in the title. They're perfect for getting you motivated during a tough run or a long race. You can choose those that fit your musical tastes. While many are not about running, you can find the ones that match your mood and pace.

Power Songs

Power songs motivate you when you are sagging.

  • "Born to Run" Bruce Springsteen
  • "Let the River Run" Carly Simon
  • "Run Run Run" The Who

180 BPM Songs

These songs have 180 beats per minute (BPM) to set a fast stride turnover.

  • "A Good Run of Bad Luck" Clint Black
  • "Runnin' (Dying to Live)" Tupac and Notorious B.I.G.
  • "Runnin' Down A Dream" Tom Petty

Songs Titles That Start With Run

  • "Run" Collective Soul
  • "Run" New Order
  • "Run" Snow Patrol
  • "Run" Vampire Weekend
  • "Run-Around" Blues Traveler
  • "Run Back to Your Side" Eric Clapton
  • "Run Baby Run" Sheryl Crow
  • "Run Boy Run" Woodkid
  • "Run Devil Run" Paul McCartney
  • "Run It" Chris Brown
  • "Run for Your Life" The Beatles
  • "Run Like Hell" Pink Floyd
  • "Run Rabbit Run" Eminem
  • "Run Run Run" The Velvet Underground
  • "Run Runaway" Slade
  • "Run the World (Girls)" Beyonce
  • "Run This Town" Jay-Z with Rihanna and Kanye West
  • "Run Thru" My Morning Jacket
  • "Run to Me" Bee Gees
  • "Run to the Hills" Iron Maiden
  • "Run to the Sun" Erasure
  • "Run to You" Bryan Adams
  • "Run Through the Jungle" Creedence Clearwater Revival
  • "Run Wild" New Order
  • "Run With the Pack" Bad Company
  • "Runaround Sue" Dion
  • "Runaway" Bon Jovi
  • "Runaway Baby" Bruno Mars
  • "Runaway Train" Soul Asylum
  • "Runner's High" The Hold Steady
  • "Runnin'" The Pharcyde
  • "Runnin'" Sinkane
  • "Runnin' Down a Dream" Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers
  • "Runnin' up on Ya" House of Pain
  • "Running" 311
  • "Running From an Angel" Hootie and the Blowfish
  • "Running on Empty" Jackson Browne
  • "Running out of Time" Hot Hot Heat
  • "Running Up that Hill" Kate Bush 
  • "Running With the Devil" Van Halen

The Also-Rans

These titles don't start with running, but they include it.

  • "100 Miles and Running" NWA
  • "Always on the Run" Lenny Kravitz
  • "Always Run to You" Bon Jovi
  • "And We Run" Within Temptation
  • "Band On The Run" Paul McCartney & Wings
  • "Beer Run" Todd Snider
  • "Before They Make Me Run" The Rolling Stones
  • "Better in the Long Run" Miranda Lambert
  • "Blood Runs Cold" Def Leppard
  • "Dogs on the Run" Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers
  • "Don't Stop Running" The Fireman
  • "Duck and Run" 3 Doors Down
  • "Easier to Run" Linkin Park
  • "Fox on the Run" Manfred Mann
  • "Going to the Run" Golden Earring
  • "Hit the Ground Running" Keith Urban
  • "I Keep Running" Ryan Adams
  • "I Run" Slim Thug
  • "I Run Away" Britney Spears
  • "I Run This" Slick Rick
  • "I Run to You" Lady Antebellum
  • "I Run to You" The Stylistics
  • "If I Run" Sara Evans
  • "It Keeps You Running" Doobie Brothers
  • "Keep on Running" The Spencer Davis Group
  • "Kiss and Run" Fleetwood Mac
  • "Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner" Iron Maiden
  • "Long Distance Runaround" Yes
  • "Long May You Run" Neil Young
  • "Love Runs Out" OneRepublic
  • "Middle Distance Runner" Sea Wolf
  • "Nowhere to Run" Martha and the Vandellas
  • "On the Run" Mos Def
  • "One Last Run" Nickelback
  • "Ready to Run" Dixie Chicks
  • "Take It on the Run" REO Speedwagon
  • "Take the Money and Run" Steve Miller Band
  • "The Loneliness of a Middle Distance Runner" Belle & Sebastian
  • "The Long Run" Eagles
  • "The Runner" Manfred Mann
  • "The Running Kind" Merle Haggard
  • "These Colours Don't Run" Iron Maiden
  • "Walk, Don't Run '64" The Ventures
  • "Water Runs Dry" Boyz II Men
  • "Woman on the Run" Hank Williams, Jr.
  • "We Run This" Missy Elliott