20 Songs To Power Through Your Workday

Everyone’s been there. You’re powering through your work, getting stuff done, and then all of sudden, boom. You’ve crashed and you’ve crashed hard. It’s that 2-3 PM window block that we all dread during the work day. Here are 20 songs to power you through that and get you back to the working fiend you know you are! Rock on friends. Thought Catalog Logo Mark

1. Young Folks by Peter Bjorn and John

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OIRE6iw-ws4%5D

2. Midnight City by M83

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9aZFcosBTaQ%5D

3. Tighten Up by The Black Keys
[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mpaPBCBjSVc%5D

4. Leave The Lights On by Mainland

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1Ru27WVClE8%5D

5. Follow You by Monogem

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p-kumiwCthU%5D

6. Hip Hop Kids by Portugal. The Man
[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uk4r_vnQPx0%5D

7. My Body by Young The Giant

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qQYpF2pCkLI%5D

8. Such Great Heights by The Postal Service

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0wrsZog8qXg%5D

9. Flashlight by The Front Bottoms

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u-Qw6T_FKMc%5D

10. Doors Unlocked and Open by Death Cab for Cutie

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_zxeo_N3Z0c%5D

11. Don’t Ask Me Why by Great Caesar

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bcfmfaIYWRU%5D

12. Give Me Hope by New Politics

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=93ONnBHMr6c%5D

13. Hurricane by Panic! At The Disco

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fgW4w3OY1kM%5D

14. Gonna Get Over You by Sara Bareilles

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XvdQ12w_fxc%5D

15. Wow I Can Get Sexual Too by Say Anything

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZePmTgk65WY%5D

16. Something Good Can Work by Two Door Cinema Club 

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wxu02vp_Vm0%5D

17. White Houses by Vanessa Carlton

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SM3fEJyPrrg%5D

18. Sex by The 1975

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xeDGfk0UJw8%5D

19. James Brown by Cage the Elephant

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IhVKLkzBSMY%5D

20. Spitting Image by Freelance Whales

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oy9zzspXJ0w%5D

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Isabel Hershko

I’m Isabel. I’ve got an unhealthy adoration for coffee, music, and elephants. I’m in a very committed relationship with writing, and yes, we are very happy together.

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