Burns inspired beats sure to inspire the sporty side of you


This year the team at Sport Aberdeen have decided to celebrate Burns Day and all things Scottish with a sporty twist.

Have a look at our we ultimate list of Burns inspired beats to keep you going, whichever way you decide to exercise! Whether you are at the gym or braving the elements outside, these tracks (all, of course, with a link to Scotland) are sure to give you that motivational boost you need.

You may be surprised that Scotland has produced so many famous musicians!

Burns inspired playlist:

Biffy Clyro – Animal Style

Deacon Blue – Your Town

The Dykeenies – No More Apologies

Franz Ferdinand – Take Me Out

The Fratellis – Chelsea Dagger

Frightened Rabbit – Holy

Calvin Harris – This is What You Came For / Acceptable in the 80s

Eurythmics (Annie Lennox) – Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This)

Paolo Nutini – Pencil Full of Lead

Emeli Sandé – Next to Me

The Rolling Stones – Sympathy for the Devil (Ian Stewart, keyboardist and co-founder of the band was originally from Scotland!)

Texas – Summer Sun

The View – Same Jeans

The Average White Band – Pick Up the Pieces

If it is inspiration you are after have a look at our list of weird and wonderful sports that have become firm favourites in Scotland! Who knows, it may even motivate you to take up Swamp Football!

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