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Dubstep is usually instrumental. Its tempo usually ranges between 138 to 142 beats per minute. Many songs have two bass drops, where a switch of rhythm and/or bass line occurs and usually follows a recognizable build section and break.
A style of Americanized, heavier and aggressive form of dubstep is referred to as brostep. It has become very popular. skrillex is great