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1 teen pop
2 korean pop
3 k-pop
4 post-teen pop
5 kirtan
6 broadway
7 hollywood
8 viral pop
9 channel pop
10 movie tunes
11 country dawn
12 show tunes
13 deep pop r&b
14 indiecoustica
15 k-indie
16 dance pop
17 gospel
18 pop
19 acoustic pop
20 latin arena pop
21 idol
22 children's music
23 nursery
24 alternative r&b
25 r&b
26 indie anthem-folk
27 candy pop
28 world meditation
29 talent show
30 anthem worship
31 neo mellow
32 k-hop
33 boy band
34 canadian pop
35 deep ccm
36 ectofolk
37 latin pop
38 meditation
39 melodipop
40 soca
41 healing
42 neo-singer-songwriter
43 urban contemporary
44 worship
45 barnmusik
46 brazilian ccm
47 hip pop
48 christian uplift
49 lilith
50 indie poptimism
51 neo soul
52 ccm
53 alternative ccm
54 german pop rock
55 new jack swing
56 vapor pop
57 christian music
58 deep latin christian
59 christian relaxative
60 classify
61 folk-pop
62 deep indie r&b
63 spanish pop rock
64 environmental
65 sleep
66 new tribe
67 stomp and flutter
68 contemporary country
69 vapor soul
70 etherpop
71 electro bailando
72 alternative pop rock
73 deep german pop rock
74 italian pop rock
75 brazilian gospel
76 indie folk
77 french pop
78 louvor
79 vegas indie
80 modern country rock
81 swedish idol pop
82 focus
83 world worship
84 canadian country
85 indie r&b
86 country road
87 spanish pop
88 la indie
89 pop reggaeton
90 finnish pop
91 chamber pop
92 russiavision
93 swedish folk pop
94 christian alternative rock
95 swedish pop
96 afrobeats
97 indie rockism
98 latin
99 piano rock
100 stomp and holler
101 country
102 finnish dance pop
103 zouk riddim
104 lift kit
105 deep taiwanese pop
106 pop rock
107 azonto
108 christian rock
109 quiet storm
110 taiwanese pop
111 europop
112 opm
113 baile funk
114 azontobeats
115 french indie pop
116 indie psych-rock
117 metropopolis
118 latin christian
119 classic norwegian pop
120 shimmer pop
121 danish pop rock
122 spanish rock
123 indie pop
124 relaxative
125 deep danish pop
126 mandopop
127 brazilian indie
128 cabaret
129 deep swedish indie pop
130 gauze pop
131 axe
132 new age
133 eurovision
134 australian country
135 mpb
136 deep australian indie
137 portland indie
138 reading
139 aussietronica
140 deep turkish pop
141 german pop
142 slow game
143 swedish indie pop
144 norwegian indie
145 pop flamenco
146 norwegian pop
147 operatic pop
148 electropowerpop
149 indie garage rock
150 chanson
151 indietronica
152 cantautor
153 shiver pop
154 polynesian pop
155 pagode
156 russian pop
157 arab pop
158 preverb
159 new americana
160 cantopop
161 danish pop
162 italian arena pop
163 a cappella
164 anti-folk
165 quebecois
166 rock catala
167 samba
168 turkish pop
169 australian pop
170 c-pop
171 cumbia pop
172 modern rock
173 bossa nova
174 japanese r&b
175 riddim
176 cubaton
177 french indietronica
178 j-pop
179 pop emo
180 stomp pop
181 pinoy alternative
182 polish pop
183 trova
184 electro latino
185 bachata
186 classic danish pop
187 filmi
188 brooklyn indie
189 turkish rock
190 deep funk carioca
191 icelandic pop
192 adult standards
193 freestyle
194 classical period
195 compositional ambient
196 forro
197 swedish indie rock
198 escape room
199 tropical
200 turkish jazz
201 francoton
202 bow pop
203 deep swedish hip hop
204 reggaeton
205 vocal jazz
206 new wave pop
207 spanish indie pop
208 italian pop
209 deep new americana
210 motown
211 austindie
212 australian alternative rock
213 brill building pop
214 freak folk
215 russelater
216 indian pop
217 nu-cumbia
218 tropical house
219 deep pop edm
220 french rock
221 nueva cancion
222 classic chinese pop
223 uk funky
224 chicago indie
225 melancholia
226 chillwave
227 desi
228 j-idol
229 strut
230 chilean rock
231 doo-wop
232 indie rock
233 soul
234 world
235 canadian indie
236 dutch pop
237 j-rap
238 pixie
239 sertanejo universitario
240 bubblegum dance
241 suomi rock
242 german indie
243 new weird america
244 spanish noise pop
245 swedish eurodance
246 synthpop
247 rock en espanol
248 opera
249 permanent wave
250 disco
251 funk
252 italian indie pop
253 alternative dance
254 chicago soul
255 coverchill
256 folk
257 merengue
258 velha guarda
259 modern classical
260 nasheed
261 romantic
262 australian dance
263 seattle indie
264 alt-indie rock
265 bolero
266 bubblegum pop
267 classical
268 merengue urbano
269 flamenco
270 singer-songwriter
271 ethereal wave
272 welsh rock
273 deep tropical house
274 dutch rock
275 kiwi rock
276 southern soul
277 latin alternative
278 soundtrack
279 bay area indie
280 laiko
281 sheffield indie
282 soft rock
283 irish rock
284 malaysian pop
285 new rave
286 indonesian pop
287 lounge
288 swedish synthpop
289 hoerspiel
290 northern soul
291 post-disco
292 celtic
293 grupera
294 country gospel
295 finnish hip hop
296 memphis soul
297 swing
298 classic swedish pop
299 electrofox
300 rock-and-roll
301 desi hip hop
302 pop rap
303 vallenato
304 anime
305 argentine rock
306 deep dutch hip hop
307 mellow gold
308 mexican indie
309 noise pop
310 dwn trap
311 fingerstyle
312 mexican rock-and-roll
313 rumba
314 grave wave
315 merseybeat
316 medieval
317 scottish rock
318 swedish hip hop
319 indie dream pop
320 big band
321 brega
322 chamber psych
323 dream pop
324 discofox
325 electroclash
326 lo-fi
327 portuguese rock
328 puerto rican rock
329 garage psych
330 ranchera
331 sertanejo
332 japanese city pop
333 salsa
334 modern performance
335 pop punk
336 classic italian pop
337 reggaeton flow
338 schlager
339 classic funk rock
340 classic russian rock
341 cumbia villera
342 dance rock
343 dansband
344 new romantic
345 j-dance
346 easy listening
347 irish folk
348 j-rock
349 neo-psychedelic
350 neoclassical
351 romantico
352 albuquerque indie
353 classic finnish pop
354 indie punk
355 mariachi
356 rock gaucho
357 baroque
358 nashville sound
359 british folk
360 speed garage
361 dark wave
362 russian rock
363 new orleans jazz
364 spanish new wave
365 arabesk
366 dancehall
367 bassline
368 folk rock
369 nu gaze
370 redneck
371 tejano
372 belgian rock
373 downtempo
374 dreamo
375 new wave
376 vapor twitch
377 cuban rumba
378 slow core
379 electro jazz
380 stride
381 reggae fusion
382 uk garage
383 danseband
384 j-metal
385 lovers rock
386 traditional country
387 cumbia
388 christian hip hop
389 turkish folk
390 latin hip hop
391 mambo
392 minimal
393 norwegian rock
394 swedish alternative rock
395 otacore
396 alternative country
397 colombian rock
398 dangdut
399 liedermacher
400 dance-punk
401 emo
402 progressive bluegrass
403 deep groove house
404 eurodance
405 latin jazz
406 christian dance
407 jump blues
408 boston rock
409 british invasion
410 hip house
411 jazz blues
412 rockabilly
413 alternative rock
414 indie jazz
415 traditional folk
416 norwegian hip hop
417 vocal house
418 salsa international
419 alternative pop
420 trap latino
421 austropop
422 boogaloo
423 disco house
424 soul blues
425 classic finnish rock
426 house
427 folklore argentino
428 britpop
429 garage pop
430 groove room
431 uk post-punk
432 afrobeat
433 indonesian indie
434 smooth jazz
435 southern hip hop
436 danspunk
437 anthem emo
438 electro swing
439 garage rock
440 trip hop
441 country rock
442 nu disco
443 peruvian rock
444 roots rock
445 acid jazz
446 cool jazz
447 glam rock
448 no wave
449 nu jazz
450 post-punk
451 drift
452 outlaw country
453 chillhop
454 warm drone
455 cowboy western
456 rock
457 fourth world
458 italo dance
459 deep house
460 deep texas country
461 rap
462 trap music
463 italian disco
464 bebop
465 deep euro house
466 levenslied
467 madchester
468 regional mexican
469 alternative emo
470 jazz
471 regional mexican pop
472 balearic
473 carnaval
474 roots reggae
475 shoegaze
476 antiviral pop
477 argentine reggae
478 banda
479 classic rock
480 rock steady
481 scorecore
482 texas country
483 dutch house
484 electronic
485 folk punk
486 power pop
487 western swing
488 dutch hip hop
489 album rock
490 deep disco house
491 duranguense
492 trap francais
493 bluegrass
494 brazilian hip hop
495 celtic rock
496 future garage
497 hard bop
498 new orleans blues
499 reggae rock
500 funk rock
501 big room
502 progressive electro house
503 crunk
504 french reggae
505 pop house
506 edm
507 chamame
508 deep melodic euro house
509 fluxwork
510 italian hip hop
511 jazz funk
512 ambient
513 norteno
514 polish punk
515 soul jazz
516 protopunk
517 art rock
518 experimental rock
519 grime
520 chicago house
521 cumbia sonidera
522 jangle pop
523 psychedelic rock
524 avant-garde jazz
525 contemporary post-bop
526 deep funk
527 ninja
528 ebm
529 jam band
530 experimental
531 neue deutsche harte
532 bass music
533 dark jazz
534 dirty south rap
535 zolo
536 deep big room
537 electronic trap
538 wonky
539 deep norteno
540 epicore
541 drone
542 noise rock
543 old school hip hop
544 post-grunge
545 substep
546 punk blues
547 reggae
548 medieval rock
549 microhouse
550 post rock
551 gbvfi
552 screamo
553 moombahton
554 deep cumbia sonidera
555 electro house
556 modern blues
557 minimal tech house
558 big beat
559 piano blues
560 contemporary jazz
561 german hip hop
562 industrial
563 underground pop rap
564 glitch hop
565 industrial rock
566 underground hip hop
567 filter house
568 german techno
569 minimal techno
570 delta blues
571 float house
572 hip hop
573 tech house
574 memphis blues
575 melbourne bounce
576 piedmont blues
577 spanish punk
578 blues
579 traditional blues
580 southern rock
581 electro
582 future funk
583 sky room
584 dub
585 hands up
586 british blues
587 french hip hop
588 pub rock
589 west coast trap
590 blues-rock
591 sertanejo tradicional
592 acoustic blues
593 gangster rap
594 acid house
595 grunge
596 outsider house
597 ambeat
598 australian hip hop
599 chicano rap
600 vaporwave
601 comic
602 funky tech house
603 industrial metal
604 bass trap
605 chicago blues
606 progressive house
607 country blues
608 deep trap
609 deep underground hip hop
610 deep southern trap
611 dubstep
612 ska
613 german punk
614 techno
615 intelligent dance music
616 brostep
617 gothic metal
618 glitch
619 progressive post-hardcore
620 uk drill
621 electric blues
622 louisiana blues
623 symphonic metal
624 video game music
625 jazz fusion
626 gothic symphonic metal
627 hardcore techno
628 comedy
629 deep german hip hop
630 space rock
631 harmonica blues
632 spanish hip hop
633 happy hardcore
634 hard rock
635 punk
636 soul flow
637 hyphy
638 post-hardcore
639 glam metal
640 swamp blues
641 east coast hip hop
642 jungle
643 texas blues
644 alternative metal
645 math rock
646 rap chileno
647 sleaze rock
648 brazilian punk
649 minimal dub
650 ska punk
651 deep uplifting trance
652 jump up
653 chillstep
654 detroit hip hop
655 breakbeat
656 math pop
657 abstract hip hop
658 nu metal
659 celtic punk
660 drum and bass
661 turkish hip hop
662 orgcore
663 psychedelic trance
664 progressive trance
665 liquid funk
666 memphis hip hop
667 funk metal
668 hardcore hip hop
669 trance
670 deep latin hip hop
671 polish hip hop
672 post-screamo
673 symphonic rock
674 skate punk
675 deep regional mexican
676 latin metal
677 turntablism
678 uplifting trance
679 alternative hip hop
680 hard alternative
681 hardcore punk
682 drill
683 rap rock
684 rap metal
685 wrestling
686 melodic hardcore
687 neurofunk
688 complextro
689 progressive uplifting trance
690 progressive rock
691 zapstep
692 uk hip hop
693 nintendocore
694 catstep
695 hardstyle
696 west coast rap
697 tracestep
698 finnish metal
699 post-metal
700 doom metal
701 filthstep
702 folk metal
703 g funk
704 metalcore
705 deep hardstyle
706 german metal
707 deep chiptune
708 sludge metal
709 avantgarde metal
710 post-doom metal
711 symphonic black metal
712 pagan black metal
713 stoner rock
714 underground rap
715 viking metal
716 psychedelic doom
717 black metal
718 canadian metal
719 retro electro
720 nwobhm
721 hardcore
722 crossover thrash
723 stoner metal
724 metal
725 power metal
726 christian metal
727 progressive metal
728 swedish metal
729 grindcore
730 groove metal
731 melodic metalcore
732 melodic death metal
733 speed metal
734 mathcore
735 thrash metal
736 neo classical metal
737 jazz metal
738 death metal
739 death core
740 deathgrind
741 brutal death metal
742 technical death metal
743 djent
744 progressive deathcore
@EveryNoise ·  glenn mcdonald ·  Spotify
This is an ongoing attempt at a useful flattening of the musical genre-space tracked by Spotify into a simple sortable list.
 
Click any genre to re-sort the list by similarity to that genre.
 
How We Understand Music Genres explains how this thing got started.
A Retromatic History of Music (or Love) follows these genres across years.
The Spotify New-Release Sorting Hat uses them to cluster this week's new releases.
We Built This City On follows them to their cities of origin.
Genres by Country breaks them down by strength of association with countries.
Drunkard's Rock wanders around for a really long time.
The Sounds of Places plots countries as if they were genres.
Every Place at Once is an index of the distinctive listening of individual cities.
Genres in Their Own Words maps genres to words found in their song titles.
The Needle tries to find songs surging towards the edges of one obscurity or another.
The Approaching Worms of Christmas tries to wrap itself around things I usually fight.