The ultimate revision motivation playlist


Spring is finally here: the sun is shining, the daffodils are flowering and yep, you’ve guessed it, you’re stuck inside doing revision.

If you’re finding it harder and harder to resist the magnetic pull away from your desk as exam season kicks in, it’s time to crank up the ultimate revision playlist.

These songs will leave you feeling fired-up to tackle even the most densely complex module, and they’re not bad for a pre-exam boost either. Have a listen.

A Beautiful Life – Tim McMorris

If nothing else, this upbeat number will motivate you to get out of bed and head to the library.

Magic – B.o.B (feat. Rivers Cuomo)

Lacking self-belief? This tune will get you in the right mindset to study.

Watch Me Shine – Joanna Pacitti

If Elle Woods can graduate from Harvard Law School, you can knuckle down and revise for your exams.

Right Here Right Now – Fatboy Slim

Perfect for finding a groove when you first start staring at your notes.

You Get What You Give – New Radicals

Accurate motto for revision.

Girl on Fire – Alicia Keys

You can do it, ladies!

Do Your Thing – Basement Jaxx

A motivational boost to get revision done your way.

Bills – LunchMoney Lewis

A helpful reminder of why revision is important.

The Greatest – Sia

If you’re about to throw in the towel, give this a listen – you have more stamina than you think.

i – Kendrick Lamar

I defy you not to feel ready for anything after listening.

Three Little Birds – Bob Marley

For when it all gets a bit much…

What songs keep you motivated during exam season? Add your favourites to the playlist in the comments below.

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