After months of training, runners from around the globe are about to descend on Chicago and NYC for marathon weekend. In celebration, musical curator Jared Dietch has created a Spotify battle of the best of Chicago and NYC artists to motivate you through the finish line.  

Happy listening.

Chicago Versus NYC Marathon Playlist 2016
1. Homecoming, Kanye West featuring Chris Martin
2. Empire State of Mind, Jay Z featuring Alicia Keys
3. Good Life, Inner City
4. Scenario – LP Mix, A Tribe Called Quest
5. Can You Feel It, The Jacksons
6. All My Friends, LCD Soundsystem
7. Move Your Body, Marshall Jefferson
8. Move On Up, Curtis Mayfield
9. Cecilia, Simon & Garfunkel
10. Cherub Rock, The Smashing Pumpkins
11. Peter Piper, Run DMC
12. All Of The Lights, Kanye West
13. Sabotage, Beastie Boys
14. ELO Kiddies, Cheap Trick
15.It’s Still Rock And Roll To Me, Billy Joel