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Running Songs from 2012

Popular Pop and Rap/Hip-Hop Songs from 2012

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Updated May 16, 2014

Louis Tomlinson, Liam Payne, Harry Styles, Zayn Malik and Niall Horan of One Direction perform onstage during Z100's Jingle Ball 2012, presented by Aeropostale, at Madison Square Garden on December 7, 2012 in New York City.
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Searching for some new running songs for your running playlists? Check out these hits that were popular with runners in 2012.

Top 40/Pop Songs

1. "What Makes You Beautiful" - One Direction
2. "Call Me Maybe" - Carly Rae Jepsen
3. "We Are Young" - fun. (feat. Janelle Monáe)
4. "Payphone" - Maroon 5
5. "Rock & Roll Love Affair" - Prince
6."Give Me All Your Luvin" - Madonna
7. "Stronger (What Doesn't Kill Me)" – Kelly Clarkson
8. "Blow Me (One Last Kiss)" - Pink
9. "Countdown" - Beyonce
10. "We Found Love" – Rihanna featuring Calvin Harris
11. "Set Fire to the Rain" – Adele
12. "Drive By" - Train
13. "Marry the Night" – Lady Gaga
14. "Shake it Out" - Florence and the Machine
15. "Turn Me On" – David Guetta featuring Nicki Minaj
16. "You Da One" - Rihanna
17. "Unbroken" - Demi Lovato
18. "Pumped Up Kicks" – Foster the People
19. "Tonight is The Night" - Outasight
20. "Try" - Pink
21. "50 Ways to Say Goodbye" - Train

Rap/Hip-hop Songs

1. "Good Feeling" – Flo Rida
2. "The Champ" – Nelly
3. "Work Out" – J. Cole
4. "Strange Clouds" – B.o.B. featuring Lil Wayne
5. "Sexy and I Know It" - LMFAO
6. "International Love" – Pitbull featuring Chris Brown
7. "Starships" - Nicki Minaj
8. "So Good" - B.o.B.
9. "Wild Ones" - Flo Rida and Sia

What are your favorite running songs from 2012? Share your favorites here.

Also see:
Running Song Playlists
Favorite Running Songs from Runners
Running Songs from 2013
Running Songs 2011

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