2/4 Drum Beats

What I’ve Done – Linkin Park

"What I've Done" was the first single from Linkin Park's 2007 album, Minutes to Midnight. It also featured as the main theme for the original Transformers movie, released several months later.

Castle on the Hill – Ed Sheeran – Pre-chorus

"Castle on the Hill" along with "Shape of You" were the lead singles from Ed Sheeran's 2017 album, Divide. In Castle on the Hill, Leo Taylor plays the quarter-note pulse on the bass drum throughout most of the song, adding tom-based grooves and cymbal swells for dramatic effect.

Chopping Wood

This beat uses a chopping wood technique to drive the feel of the groove.

Go Robot – Red Hot Chili Peppers – Verse

Go Robot is the second single from Red Hot Chili Peppers' 2016 album, The Getaway.

Last Goodbye – Jeff Buckley

"Last Goodbye" was Jeff Buckley's most commercially successful original song – which featured on his critically acclaimed debut album, Grace (1994).

Welcome Home (Sanitarium) – Metallica – Verse

Welcome Home (Sanitarium) is a slow, dynamic song featured on Metallica's classic album, Master of Puppets (1986).

Rasputin – Boney M

"Rasputin" was a world-wide hit for euro-disco group Bony M, and the second hit-single from their Nightlight to Venus album (1978).

Brace – Birds of Tokyo – Verse

"Brace" is the title track from Birds of Tokyo's latest album—released in November 2016.

Tear in My Heart – Twenty One Pilots – Verse Beat

This two-measure figure is played several times in the verse sections of Twenty One Pilot's 2015 hit, Tear in My Heart.

St. Anger – Metallica – Chorus

"St. Anger" is the title track from Metallica's eighth studio album, released in 2003. It won a Grammy for Best Metal Performance in the following year.

21 Guns – Green Day – Chorus

"21 Guns" is an anti-war power-ballad by Green Day. It was nominated for two Grammys in 2010—in the categories of Best Rock Performance and Best Rock Song.

More Than a Feeling – Main Chorus Beat

Enjoy the main chorus groove from the hit song More Than a Feeling.

Back in Black – AC/DC

The song Back in Black was written as a tribute to AC/DC's original singer, Bon Scott, who had died only weeks earlier in 1980. Back in Black (the album) went on to become the second best selling record of all time.

Heathens – Twenty One Pilots – Chorus

"Heathens" is Twenty One Pilots' latest hit–single, which features on the upcoming Suicide Squad (movie) soundtrack.

Can’t Stop The Feeling – Justin Timberlake

Justin Timberlake's latest hit single "Can't Stop the Feeling" was released in May 2016 and entered the Billboard charts near the top.