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1 teen pop
2 korean pop
3 k-pop
4 post-teen pop
5 broadway
6 kirtan
7 hollywood
8 deep pop r&b
9 viral pop
10 channel pop
11 show tunes
12 k-indie
13 dance pop
14 movie tunes
15 country dawn
16 indiecoustica
17 pop
18 idol
19 alternative r&b
20 talent show
21 latin arena pop
22 r&b
23 gospel
24 acoustic pop
25 indie anthem-folk
26 candy pop
27 anthem worship
28 deep talent show
29 k-hop
30 deep ccm
31 world meditation
32 melodipop
33 boy band
34 brazilian ccm
35 christian uplift
36 neo mellow
37 hip pop
38 canadian pop
39 meditation
40 indie poptimism
41 new tribe
42 urban contemporary
43 worship
44 ectofolk
45 neo-singer-songwriter
46 latin pop
47 alternative ccm
48 vapor pop
49 healing
50 musica para ninos
51 sleep
52 ccm
53 neo soul
54 deep latin christian
55 christian music
56 lilith
57 environmental
58 alternative pop rock
59 new jack swing
60 christian relaxative
61 nursery
62 barnmusik
63 children's music
64 german pop rock
65 deep indie r&b
66 indie r&b
67 classify
68 spanish pop rock
69 swedish idol pop
70 vapor soul
71 deep german pop rock
72 vegas indie
73 folk-pop
74 italian pop rock
75 etherpop
76 french pop
77 finnish pop
78 brazilian gospel
79 louvor
80 swedish pop
81 contemporary country
82 finnish dance pop
83 focus
84 swedish folk pop
85 indie folk
86 indie rockism
87 stomp and flutter
88 a cappella
89 afrobeats
90 world worship
91 pop reggaeton
92 christian alternative rock
93 spanish pop
94 modern country rock
95 la indie
96 piano rock
97 slow game
98 chamber pop
99 deep danish pop
100 canadian country
101 country road
102 indie psych-rock
103 spanish rock
104 azonto
105 europop
106 christian rock
107 latin
108 latin christian
109 zouk riddim
110 danish pop rock
111 deep turkish pop
112 shimmer pop
113 azontobeats
114 country
115 deep swedish indie pop
116 quiet storm
117 stomp and holler
118 gauze pop
119 kindermusik
120 cabaret
121 eurovision
122 opm
123 metropopolis
124 pop rock
125 swedish indie pop
126 norwegian indie
127 german pop
128 norwegian pop
129 operatic pop
130 australian country
131 indie pop
132 deep australian indie
133 indie garage rock
134 new age
135 brazilian indie
136 french indie pop
137 aussietronica
138 baile funk
139 lift kit
140 reading
141 deep taiwanese pop
142 pop flamenco
143 taiwanese pop
144 classic norwegian pop
145 world fusion
146 mandopop
147 arab pop
148 danish pop
149 christelijk
150 electropowerpop
151 indietronica
152 polynesian pop
153 shiver pop
154 italian arena pop
155 mpb
156 pop emo
157 relaxative
158 australian pop
159 chanson
160 deep swedish hip hop
161 russian pop
162 preverb
163 turkish pop
164 anti-folk
165 axe
166 turbo folk
167 portland indie
168 classic danish pop
169 quebecois
170 russelater
171 cantautor
172 ye ye
173 swedish indie rock
174 adult standards
175 cumbia pop
176 cubaton
177 dansktop
178 francoton
179 escape room
180 riddim
181 rock catala
182 japanese r&b
183 modern rock
184 turkish rock
185 deep pop edm
186 swedish eurodance
187 uk funky
188 cantopop
189 suomi rock
190 turkish jazz
191 bachata
192 polish pop
193 strut
194 bmore
195 french indietronica
196 tropical
197 compositional ambient
198 icelandic pop
199 new americana
200 singaporean pop
201 c-pop
202 electro latino
203 j-pop
204 stomp pop
205 trova
206 brooklyn indie
207 samba
208 bow pop
209 classical period
210 italian pop
211 vocal jazz
212 australian alternative rock
213 pagode
214 pinoy alternative
215 reggaeton
216 bossa nova
217 choral
218 deep funk carioca
219 brill building pop
220 austindie
221 bubblegum dance
222 motown
223 german indie
224 world
225 new wave pop
226 pixie
227 argentine indie
228 spanish indie pop
229 freak folk
230 soul
231 tropical house
232 italian indie pop
233 opera
234 spanish noise pop
235 classic swedish pop
236 steampunk
237 thai idol
238 welsh rock
239 melancholia
240 nu-cumbia
241 chillwave
242 indie rock
243 classic chinese pop
244 kiwi rock
245 synthpop
246 dutch pop
247 dansband
248 forro
249 canadian indie
250 merengue urbano
251 thai pop
252 doo-wop
253 sheffield indie
254 chilean rock
255 french rock
256 classical
257 disco
258 romantic
259 swedish hip hop
260 australian dance
261 deep dutch hip hop
262 j-rap
263 chicago soul
264 nasheed
265 nueva cancion
266 lounge
267 filmi
268 freestyle
269 merengue
270 swedish synthpop
271 chicago indie
272 deep new americana
273 finnish hip hop
274 modern classical
275 permanent wave
276 puerto rican rock
277 funk
278 new weird america
279 seattle indie
280 southern soul
281 alt-indie rock
282 classic finnish pop
283 j-idol
284 rock en espanol
285 alternative dance
286 early music
287 deep tropical house
288 indian pop
289 sertanejo universitario
290 swing
291 bay area indie
292 singer-songwriter
293 bubblegum pop
294 hoerspiel
295 mande pop
296 pop rap
297 soundtrack
298 fingerstyle
299 folk
300 country gospel
301 desi
302 dutch rock
303 easy listening
304 irish rock
305 celtic
306 flamenco
307 ethereal wave
308 memphis soul
309 rock-and-roll
310 coverchill
311 electroclash
312 soft rock
313 bolero
314 grave wave
315 scottish rock
316 vallenato
317 indonesian pop
318 new rave
319 dwn trap
320 reggaeton flow
321 big band
322 electrofox
323 grupera
324 nashville sound
325 bassline
326 lo-fi
327 latin alternative
328 mellow gold
329 northern soul
330 post-disco
331 baroque
332 danseband
333 laiko
334 argentine rock
335 chamber psych
336 noise pop
337 pop punk
338 portuguese rock
339 merseybeat
340 indie punk
341 modern performance
342 swedish jazz
343 uk garage
344 malaysian pop
345 belgian rock
346 rumba
347 classic italian pop
348 dream pop
349 garage psych
350 medieval
351 anime
352 cumbia villera
353 dance rock
354 j-rock
355 mariachi
356 neo-psychedelic
357 new romantic
358 classic russian rock
359 twee pop
360 irish folk
361 swedish alternative rock
362 albuquerque indie
363 mexican rock-and-roll
364 ranchera
365 desi hip hop
366 norwegian rock
367 velha guarda
368 arabesk
369 dancehall
370 entehno
371 j-dance
372 classic funk rock
373 dark wave
374 folk rock
375 neoclassical
376 schlager
377 traditional country
378 discofox
379 mexican indie
380 nu gaze
381 romantico
382 salsa
383 sertanejo
384 minimal
385 cumbia
386 danspunk
387 japanese city pop
388 jump blues
389 lovers rock
390 norwegian hip hop
391 otacore
392 reggae fusion
393 rock gaucho
394 stride
395 cuban rumba
396 liedermacher
397 new orleans jazz
398 new wave
399 deep groove house
400 dreamo
401 russian rock
402 british folk
403 classic finnish rock
404 downtempo
405 jazz blues
406 slovak pop
407 slow core
408 vapor twitch
409 ballroom
410 christian hip hop
411 dance-punk
412 british indie rock
413 electro jazz
414 latin hip hop
415 turkish folk
416 colombian rock
417 emo
418 eurodance
419 hip house
420 tejano
421 rockabilly
422 spanish new wave
423 redneck
424 j-metal
425 choro
426 indie jazz
427 soul blues
428 traditional folk
429 dangdut
430 cowboy western
431 j-poprock
432 trap latino
433 southern hip hop
434 disco house
435 folklore argentino
436 anthem emo
437 british invasion
438 mambo
439 brega
440 british alternative rock
441 britpop
442 house
443 no wave
444 trip hop
445 uk post-punk
446 vocal house
447 alternative rock
448 boston rock
449 garage pop
450 alternative country
451 latin jazz
452 alternative pop
453 austropop
454 progressive bluegrass
455 afrobeat
456 country rock
457 volksmusik
458 post-punk
459 rap
460 dixieland
461 groove room
462 nu jazz
463 garage rock
464 glam rock
465 trap music
466 western swing
467 drift
468 cool jazz
469 dutch hip hop
470 electro swing
471 nu disco
472 acid jazz
473 boogaloo
474 chillhop
475 levenslied
476 alternative emo
477 regional mexican pop
478 carnaval
479 deep house
480 madchester
481 jazz
482 roots rock
483 indonesian indie
484 outlaw country
485 peruvian rock
486 salsa international
487 warm drone
488 rock
489 bebop
490 crunk
491 deep euro house
492 fourth world
493 regional mexican
494 shoegaze
495 future garage
496 grime
497 roots reggae
498 trap francais
499 brazilian hip hop
500 dutch house
501 folk punk
502 italian disco
503 new orleans blues
504 pop house
505 electronic
506 scorecore
507 smooth jazz
508 antiviral pop
509 banda
510 classic rock
511 italian hip hop
512 argentine reggae
513 italo dance
514 rock steady
515 album rock
516 ambient
517 chicago house
518 funk rock
519 celtic rock
520 power pop
521 protopunk
522 experimental rock
523 progressive electro house
524 fluxwork
525 ninja
526 reggae rock
527 big room
528 polish punk
529 edm
530 hard bop
531 soul jazz
532 bluegrass
533 chamame
534 deep melodic euro house
535 french reggae
536 cumbia sonidera
537 duranguense
538 substep
539 deep disco house
540 deep texas country
541 deep funk
542 dirty south rap
543 norteno
544 jazz funk
545 bass music
546 experimental
547 glitch hop
548 jam band
549 jangle pop
550 texas country
551 wonky
552 art rock
553 psychedelic rock
554 ebm
555 electronic trap
556 neue deutsche harte
557 contemporary post-bop
558 deep big room
559 electro-industrial
560 german hip hop
561 reggae
562 gbvfi
563 jazz trio
564 zolo
565 post rock
566 epicore
567 noise rock
568 post-grunge
569 float house
570 microhouse
571 big beat
572 delta blues
573 industrial
574 memphis blues
575 piano blues
576 punk blues
577 drone
578 kabarett
579 dark jazz
580 filter house
581 minimal tech house
582 modern blues
583 moombahton
584 old school hip hop
585 hip hop
586 underground pop rap
587 contemporary jazz
588 melbourne bounce
589 electro house
590 medieval rock
591 screamo
592 traditional blues
593 underground hip hop
594 comic
595 deep norteno
596 piedmont blues
597 west coast trap
598 german techno
599 industrial rock
600 avant-garde jazz
601 hands up
602 spanish punk
603 minimal techno
604 outsider house
605 tech house
606 blues
607 deep cumbia sonidera
608 french hip hop
609 acoustic blues
610 sky room
611 dub
612 gangster rap
613 pub rock
614 future funk
615 chicano rap
616 australian hip hop
617 british blues
618 free jazz
619 gothic symphonic metal
620 grunge
621 acid house
622 blues-rock
623 chicago blues
624 deep underground hip hop
625 electro
626 dubstep
627 vaporwave
628 ambeat
629 deep southern trap
630 gothic metal
631 southern rock
632 uk drill
633 symphonic metal
634 industrial metal
635 louisiana blues
636 country blues
637 bass trap
638 glitch
639 deep trap
640 progressive house
641 ska
642 brostep
643 deep german hip hop
644 german punk
645 hardcore techno
646 spanish hip hop
647 hyphy
648 sertanejo tradicional
649 techno
650 video game music
651 intelligent dance music
652 funky tech house
653 happy hardcore
654 soul flow
655 deep tech house
656 electric blues
657 hard rock
658 space rock
659 jazz fusion
660 minimal dub
661 punk
662 glam metal
663 progressive post-hardcore
664 sleaze rock
665 swamp blues
666 harmonica blues
667 jungle
668 texas blues
669 drum and bass
670 east coast hip hop
671 rap chileno
672 brazilian punk
673 breakbeat
674 alternative metal
675 comedy
676 math rock
677 post-hardcore
678 abstract hip hop
679 liquid funk
680 chillstep
681 memphis hip hop
682 detroit hip hop
683 math pop
684 jump up
685 deep uplifting trance
686 ska punk
687 orgcore
688 finnish metal
689 turkish hip hop
690 nu metal
691 polish hip hop
692 psychedelic trance
693 progressive trance
694 celtic punk
695 trance
696 wrestling
697 skate punk
698 turntablism
699 post-screamo
700 funk metal
701 hardcore hip hop
702 nintendocore
703 alternative hip hop
704 neurofunk
705 symphonic rock
706 drill
707 hard alternative
708 uplifting trance
709 uk hip hop
710 deep latin hip hop
711 rap metal
712 rap rock
713 hardcore punk
714 melodic hardcore
715 west coast rap
716 deep regional mexican
717 hardstyle
718 complextro
719 latin metal
720 progressive rock
721 zapstep
722 progressive uplifting trance
723 doom metal
724 catstep
725 deep hardstyle
726 filthstep
727 tracestep
728 g funk
729 post-metal
730 stoner rock
731 pagan black metal
732 metalcore
733 black metal
734 german metal
735 deep chiptune
736 symphonic black metal
737 underground rap
738 folk metal
739 sludge metal
740 avantgarde metal
741 nwobhm
742 viking metal
743 retro electro
744 stoner metal
745 metal
746 psychedelic doom
747 swedish metal
748 chaotic hardcore
749 post-doom metal
750 power metal
751 christian metal
752 hardcore
753 melodic metalcore
754 canadian metal
755 crossover thrash
756 progressive metal
757 groove metal
758 melodic death metal
759 neo classical metal
760 speed metal
761 grindcore
762 thrash metal
763 death metal
764 mathcore
765 jazz metal
766 death core
767 deathgrind
768 technical death metal
769 brutal death metal
770 djent
771 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.