This yr, the Blue Cross Broad Road Run’s theme is a love letter to Philadelphia. As you possibly can see from the 2022 participants’ T-shirt, it celebrates the variety and tradition of the numerous neighborhoods Broad Road traverses. Every neighborhood you run by and landmark you see throughout the race has turn out to be iconic, retaining runners coming again yr after yr. We needed this yr’s Broad Road Beats playlist to movement with the identical vibe.
Hit play proper earlier than you step over the beginning line at North Broad Road and West Fisher Avenue. You’ll hear The Roots’ and John Legend’s “The Hearth” blast in your ears. Get pumped with Meek Mill’s “Desires and Nightmares,” Philly’s shout-out in “Dancing within the Road,” and Elton John’s basic “Philadelphia Freedom.” And a Philly-centric playlist wouldn’t be full with out Boyz II Males’s “Motownphilly.”
As you strategy the Stadium Complicated, you possibly can get pleasure from rock anthems like “Eye of the Tiger” and “We Will Rock You/We Are the Champions.” As you progress nearer to the End Line, “The Last Countdown” ought to provide the further increase you have to cross it.