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Broadway Show Running Songs

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Updated January 06, 2014

If you love Broadway show tunes, you may find that listening to them helps you get through your runs. Here's a selection of Broadway songs that some runners recommend for running:

1. "Easy As Life" (from Aida)
2. "My Strongest Suit" (from Aida)
3. "Defying Gravity" (from Wicked)
4. "Dancing Through Life" (from Wicked)
5. "Seasons of Love" (from Rent)
6. "The Farmer and the Cowman" (from Oklahoma! )
7. "Hot Honey Rag" (from Chicago)
8. "Phantom of the Opera" (from Phantom of the Opera)
9. "And I Am Telling You I'm Not Going To" (from Dreamgirls)
10. "One Night Only" (from Dreamgirls)
11. "Here I Am" (from Dirty Rotten Scoundrels)
12. "We're in the Money" (from 42nd Street)
13. "Opening: I Hope I Get it" (from A Chorus Line)
14. "Step in Time" (from Mary Poppins)
15. "I Am What I Am" (from La Cage Aux Folles)
16. "Xanadu" (from Xanadu)
17. "Dancin'" (from Xanadu)
18. "All Around the World" (from Xanadu)
19. "Angry Dance" (from Billy Elliot)
20. "Lay All Your Love On Me" (from Mamma Mia! )
21. "Dancing Queen" (from Mamma Mia! )
22. "Take a Chance on Me" (from Mamma Mia! )
23. "Mamma Mia" (from Mamma Mia! )
24. "You Can't Stop The Beat" (from Hairspray)
25. "Run and Tell That" (from Hairspray)
26. "Whipped Into Shape" (from Legally Blonde)
27. "It's Your Wedding Day” (from The Wedding Singer)
28. "Dance at the Gym" (from West Side Story)
29. "America" (from West Side Story)
30. "Cabaret" (from Cabaret)
31. "Medley" (from Jersey Boys)
32. "The Dark I Know Well" (from Spring Awakening)
33. "Who Am I?" (from Les Miserables)
34. "One Day More" (from Les Miserables)


What are your favorite Broadway songs to run to? Share your favorites here.

Also see:
Running Song Playlists
Favorite Running Songs from Runners
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