13 Songs That'll Make Your Commute Fly By

Let's face it: Morning commutes are the worst. You're tired, you're not looking forward to another long day at work, and — be honest — you probably snoozed so long that you didn't even have time to pack a lunch. Sitting on a subway, a bus, or in your car is pretty much the worst, and that's a fact.

But it doesn't have to be — as long as you have the right soundtrack. Here are 13 songs that will get you pumped for the day, even if you're stuck sitting next to someone that smells a little weird and clearly doesn't understand the meaning of personal space.

“FourFiveSeconds,” Rihanna ft. Paul McCartney and Kanye West

FourFiveSeconds,” Rihanna ft. Paul McCartney and Kanye West

You’ll have this tune in your head all morning.


“Centuries,” Fall Out Boy

Centuries,” Fall Out Boy

Everyone needs a little FOB with their morning coffee.

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“I Really Like You,” Carly Rae Jepsen

I Really Like You,” Carly Rae Jepsen

Even if you really, really, really hate your morning train ride, this song will get you in a better mood.


“Chandelier,” Sia

Chandelier,” Sia

This one is pure perfection.

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“Feeling Myself,” Nicki Minaj ft. Beyonce

Feeling Myself,” Nicki Minaj ft. Beyonce

Everyone needs a Girl Boss Anthem in the morning. This can be yours.

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“Take Me To Church,” Hozier

Take Me To Church,” Hozier

Take me to work!


“Santeria,” Sublime

Santeria,” Sublime

Start your day off with a little Sublime.

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“Shut Up and Dance,” Walk the Moon

Shut Up and Dance,” Walk the Moon

Go ahead, dance in your car. No one will notice.

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“Heartbeat Song,” Kelly Clarkson

Heartbeat Song,” Kelly Clarkson

Kelly always brings the jams. Always.

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“The Weekend,” Eden xo

The Weekend,” Eden xo

Save this one for your Friday morning ride to work.

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“Let It Ride,” Locksley

Let It Ride,” Locksley

Listen to this one while you’re riding the bus (get it?).

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“Ex’s & Oh’s,” Elle King

Ex’s & Oh’s,” Elle King

Welcome to your new musical obsession, Elle King.

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“Ocean Avenue,” Yellowcard

Ocean Avenue,” Yellowcard

A bit of pop-punk for your morning ride.

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