The 50 Best Pre-Game Songs To
Turn You Into An Animal..
that shit out of you and get that motivation to not give up..”
Eminem – Till I Collapse
MUSIC has been my secret best friend for a long-time.
I used to have a set playlist I’d listen to before games. I’d tweak it all the time.
It had to be in just the right order, and I had to start it at just the right time before tip-off (usually an hour).
And every time I listened to it it..
..it was like a shot of KICK-ASS, straight to the heart.
I would instantly become more focused, more energized and completely ready to lay the hardwood smackdown on anyone who mistakenly chose to stand in my way.
Science has backed the power of specific types of music too. Lots of studies over the last 10 years or so have shown certain music to instantly increase strength and endurance, as well as head injuries due to repeated forehead-wall interactions.
And here’s the best part: With so many choices out there, we all have our own go-to songs, which brings me today to..
A few weeks ago, I surveyed more than 30,000 athletes and asked them, “What’s your favorite pre-game song? What do you always listen to before workouts and games?
After we got all the responses, we went through them and picked out 50 of the best.
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