I have heard songs from many different genres from rock to rap to techno with this same kind of core slow stomping percussion beat. Example songs are:

Is there an identifying term I can use to search for and find more songs like these? Trying to populate a workout playlist.

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One thing these tracks all share is a heavy backbeat (percussion hits on 2 and 4 of a 4-beat cycle). That plus a bpm (beats per minute) of just under 60 should get you the sound you want.

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