Breakbeat es una corriente del Techno surgida en Gran Bretaña donde dio posteriormente origen al Jungle mediante la aceleración del Breakbeat. Ritmo base del Hip-Hop. Fue popularizado por James Brown en el tema “Funky Drummer”. El Breakbeat se caracteriza por la utilización de sonidos o beats parecidos al hip hop, tiene también cierta influencia de sonidos reggae, logrando un beat de 130-160bpm. este sub-genero se utiliza para mantener a la gente en movimiento, su única desventaja es que sus efectos hipnoticos no son muy favorables como el trance o el ambient.

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