“One drop” drumming pattern

Here are some explanations of the “one drop” pattern that is characteristic of roots reggae.

Drum Lesson: How to Play “One Drop” Watch the interaction between the bass drum (played with the foot) and the snare & high hat (played with the hands):

Here is a more technical explanation of how to recreate the “One Drop” rhythm using a sequencer music program: “Feel it in the One Drop

Bob Marley’s song “One Drop”: