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3 rap
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5 tropical house
6 post-teen pop
7 rock
8 trap music
9 hip hop
10 southern hip hop
11 pop rock
12 latin
13 dwn trap
14 edm
15 neo mellow
16 r&b
17 alternative rock
18 latin pop
19 classic rock
20 viral pop
21 indie pop
22 album rock
23 mellow gold
24 indie rock
25 indie r&b
26 alternative metal
27 singer-songwriter
28 post-grunge
29 pop punk
30 folk-pop
31 hard rock
32 indie folk
33 soft rock
34 tropical
35 indietronica
36 reggaeton
37 electro house
38 indie poptimism
39 canadian pop
40 urban contemporary
41 nu metal
42 permanent wave
43 gangster rap
44 contemporary country
45 soul
46 hip pop
47 garage rock
48 country road
49 country
50 house
51 folk rock
52 big room
53 dirty south rap
54 rock en espanol
55 latin hip hop
56 stomp and holler
57 chamber pop
58 rap metal
59 europop
60 grupera
61 funk rock
62 blues-rock
63 synthpop
64 regional mexican
65 neo soul
66 dance rock
67 adult standards
68 west coast rap
69 modern country rock
70 new wave pop
71 alternative dance
72 roots rock
73 emo
74 deep big room
75 underground hip hop
76 teen pop
77 classic funk rock
78 progressive house
79 quiet storm
80 new wave
81 neo-psychedelic
82 banda
83 latin alternative
84 psychedelic rock
85 rap rock
86 progressive electro house
87 new rave
88 art rock
89 shimmer pop
90 spanish pop
91 electronic
92 norteno
93 motown
94 brostep
95 trap latino
96 deep pop r&b
97 metal
98 electronic trap
99 deep indie r&b
100 funk
101 escape room
102 folk
103 regional mexican pop
104 screamo
105 indie anthem-folk
106 vapor soul
107 reggaeton flow
108 pixie
109 deep tropical house
110 crunk
111 punk
112 new americana
113 focus
114 swedish pop
115 acoustic pop
116 new romantic
117 metropopolis
118 disco
119 metalcore
120 bass trap
121 hardcore hip hop
122 deep funk carioca
123 trap francais
124 modern blues
125 freak folk
126 jazz blues
127 deep german hip hop
128 ranchera
129 hollywood
130 francoton
131 christian alternative rock
132 brill building pop
133 chillwave
134 east coast hip hop
135 dance-punk
136 groove metal
137 talent show
138 vocal jazz
139 southern rock
140 swedish idol pop
141 soundtrack
142 worship
143 pop reggaeton
144 lo-fi
145 german hip hop
146 redneck
147 boy band
148 christian music
149 rock-and-roll
150 piano rock
151 soul blues
152 ccm
153 memphis soul
154 g funk
155 deep pop edm
156 new jack swing
157 country rock
158 british blues
159 argentine rock
160 noise pop
161 detroit hip hop
162 moombahton
163 mpb
164 compositional ambient
165 electric blues
166 christian rock
167 glam metal
168 melodic metalcore
169 southern soul
170 underground pop rap
171 cumbia pop
172 protopunk
173 cantautor
174 vegas indie
175 deep underground hip hop
176 sertanejo universitario
177 alternative hip hop
178 german pop
179 indiecoustica
180 downtempo
181 traditional folk
182 dream pop
183 outlaw country
184 anthem worship
185 britpop
186 vapor twitch
187 deep australian indie
188 korean pop
189 complextro
190 deep german pop rock
191 deep dutch hip hop
192 k-pop
193 tracestep
194 australian dance
195 deep groove house
196 glam rock
197 chicago soul
198 traditional country
199 funk metal
200 trip hop
201 indie psych-rock
202 disco house
203 classical
204 classify
205 grime
206 speed metal
207 scorecore
208 melancholia
209 rockabilly
210 mariachi
211 british invasion
212 catstep
213 pagode
214 lilith
215 italian pop
216 slow core
217 deep trap
218 video game music
219 skate punk
220 italian arena pop
221 samba
222 anti-folk
223 pop emo
224 reggae fusion
225 duranguense
226 channel pop
227 alt-indie rock
228 swedish folk pop
229 minimal dub
230 cumbia
231 la indie
232 bubblegum pop
233 nu gaze
234 australian alternative rock
235 deep cumbia sonidera
236 grunge
237 jazz
238 romantic
239 texas country
240 bossa nova
241 dancehall
242 lift kit
243 german techno
244 roots reggae
245 symphonic rock
246 bachata
247 chillhop
248 space rock
249 nu jazz
250 candy pop
251 french pop
252 otacore
253 comic
254 uk funky
255 power metal
256 deep southern trap
257 progressive metal
258 trance
259 hoerspiel
260 reggae
261 madchester
262 progressive rock
263 alternative country
264 thrash metal
265 danish pop
266 deep danish pop
267 eurodance
268 deep latin hip hop
269 chamber psych
270 merseybeat
271 lounge
272 industrial metal
273 nashville sound
274 jam band
275 swedish indie rock
276 bolero
277 bubblegum dance
278 mandopop
279 taiwanese pop
280 sertanejo
281 post-punk
282 preverb
283 spanish rock
284 cool jazz
285 brazilian hip hop
286 show tunes
287 bow pop
288 jazz funk
289 alternative emo
290 finnish dance pop
291 french hip hop
292 deep taiwanese pop
293 world worship
294 turkish pop
295 swedish alternative rock
296 progressive trance
297 post-screamo
298 cabaret
299 shiver pop
300 minimal
301 salsa
302 country dawn
303 filter house
304 punk blues
305 etherpop
306 indie garage rock
307 forro
308 nueva cancion
309 garage psych
310 brooklyn indie
311 vocal house
312 finnish pop
313 power pop
314 deep new americana
315 c-pop
316 deep euro house
317 modern classical
318 melodic death metal
319 bebop
320 merengue
321 movie tunes
322 jazz fusion
323 danspunk
324 post rock
325 uk post-punk
326 deep swedish hip hop
327 industrial rock
328 chanson
329 turkish rock
330 deep regional mexican
331 opm
332 swedish eurodance
333 ninja
334 classic swedish pop
335 tech house
336 contemporary post-bop
337 sky room
338 post-disco
339 irish rock
340 spanish pop rock
341 dutch pop
342 texas blues
343 experimental rock
344 west coast trap
345 blues
346 cantopop
347 anthem emo
348 canadian indie
349 swedish hip hop
350 post-hardcore
351 axe
352 minimal techno
353 chillstep
354 dutch house
355 progressive bluegrass
356 big beat
357 microhouse
358 melodic hardcore
359 norwegian pop
360 broadway
361 acid jazz
362 wrestling
363 easy listening
364 dreamo
365 hip house
366 chilean rock
367 italian hip hop
368 rock gaucho
369 traditional blues
370 noise rock
371 fourth world
372 vallenato
373 aussietronica
374 electro latino
375 norwegian indie
376 soul jazz
377 french indietronica
378 indonesian pop
379 french rock
380 sheffield indie
381 latin christian
382 ambient
383 country blues
384 uk garage
385 uplifting trance
386 swedish indie pop
387 australian pop
388 hard bop
389 swing
390 french indie pop
391 russelater
392 country gospel
393 epicore
394 antiviral pop
395 progressive post-hardcore
396 reggae rock
397 new age
398 french reggae
399 flamenco
400 turntablism
401 celtic rock
402 swedish synthpop
403 electro swing
404 azontobeats
405 neo classical metal
406 lovers rock
407 gauze pop
408 indie punk
409 deep funk
410 zapstep
411 stoner rock
412 mexican indie
413 gothic metal
414 industrial
415 ska
416 suomi rock
417 hyphy
418 latin jazz
419 death core
420 indie rockism
421 nu disco
422 deep melodic euro house
423 death metal
424 dutch hip hop
425 merengue urbano
426 ska punk
427 electro
428 memphis blues
429 chicago blues
430 drum and bass
431 deep chiptune
432 german metal
433 canadian metal
434 latin metal
435 classic norwegian pop
436 christian hip hop
437 drill
438 pinoy alternative
439 deep ccm
440 stride
441 stomp pop
442 experimental
443 trova
444 brazilian gospel
445 baroque
446 anime
447 smooth jazz
448 cumbia villera
449 old school hip hop
450 world
451 j-pop
452 hardcore punk
453 christian uplift
454 turkish jazz
455 new orleans blues
456 big band
457 german pop rock
458 dub
459 neue deutsche harte
460 icelandic pop
461 pub rock
462 indie jazz
463 comedy
464 spanish indie pop
465 afrobeats
466 vaporwave
467 mambo
468 classical period
469 acoustic blues
470 louvor
471 delta blues
472 shoegaze
473 melbourne bounce
474 deep disco house
475 wonky
476 argentine reggae
477 djent
478 new weird america
479 drone
480 norwegian rock
481 gospel
482 swedish metal
483 relaxative
484 symphonic metal
485 stoner metal
486 deep texas country
487 turkish folk
488 cowboy western
489 deep swedish indie pop
490 sleep
491 indonesian indie
492 electroclash
493 liquid funk
494 cumbia sonidera
495 nwobhm
496 piedmont blues
497 bass music
498 desi
499 minimal tech house
500 tejano
501 operatic pop
502 viking metal
503 celtic
504 filthstep
505 christian relaxative
506 doo-wop
507 j-rock
508 gothic symphonic metal
509 indian pop
510 dansband
511 finnish hip hop
512 meditation
513 afrobeat
514 memphis hip hop
515 contemporary jazz
516 pop house
517 louisiana blues
518 chicano rap
519 british folk
520 spanish punk
521 hardstyle
522 dangdut
523 boogaloo
524 groove room
525 crossover thrash
526 intelligent dance music
527 jangle pop
528 folk punk
529 desi hip hop
530 future garage
531 polish pop
532 a cappella
533 danish pop rock
534 cubaton
535 healing
536 deep hardstyle
537 classic danish pop
538 schlager
539 alternative r&b
540 environmental
541 vapor pop
542 boston rock
543 german indie
544 underground rap
545 mathcore
546 k-hop
547 rumba
548 velha guarda
549 children's music
550 deep house
551 hands up
552 spanish hip hop
553 sludge metal
554 opera
555 glitch hop
556 abstract hip hop
557 eurovision
558 northern soul
559 electropowerpop
560 arabesk
561 alternative pop rock
562 norwegian hip hop
563 filmi
564 australian hip hop
565 jazz metal
566 jump blues
567 neoclassical
568 brazilian indie
569 fingerstyle
570 retro electro
571 spanish new wave
572 swamp blues
573 folk metal
574 piano blues
575 zolo
576 danseband
577 alternative ccm
578 reading
579 nu-cumbia
580 glitch
581 breakbeat
582 christian metal
583 levenslied
584 sleaze rock
585 azonto
586 german punk
587 coverchill
588 polynesian pop
589 technical death metal
590 brazilian punk
591 welsh rock
592 liedermacher
593 finnish metal
594 stomp and flutter
595 bluegrass
596 australian country
597 italian indie pop
598 fluxwork
599 grave wave
600 portland indie
601 uk drill
602 hardcore techno
603 neo-singer-songwriter
604 strut
605 no wave
606 kiwi rock
607 canadian country
608 j-dance
609 dutch rock
610 rock steady
611 post-metal
612 doom metal
613 float house
614 black metal
615 japanese r&b
616 progressive uplifting trance
617 deep norteno
618 scottish rock
619 electro jazz
620 j-rap
621 deep turkish pop
622 hard alternative
623 slow game
624 russian pop
625 modern performance
626 western swing
627 dark wave
628 drift
629 dark jazz
630 new tribe
631 neurofunk
632 alternative pop
633 turkish hip hop
634 folklore argentino
635 austindie
636 j-metal
637 cuban rumba
638 polish hip hop
639 jungle
640 deep uplifting trance
641 chicago indie
642 idol
643 discofox
644 pagan black metal
645 deathgrind
646 ectofolk
647 symphonic black metal
648 post-doom metal
649 british alternative rock
650 orgcore
651 jump up
652 electrofox
653 kirtan
654 irish folk
655 new orleans jazz
656 progressive deathcore
657 bay area indie
658 peruvian rock
659 brega
660 pop flamenco
661 malaysian pop
662 belgian rock
663 italian disco
664 classic italian pop
665 ambeat
666 christian dance
667 hardcore
668 techno
669 chamame
670 happy hardcore
671 seattle indie
672 dubstep
673 spanish noise pop
674 medieval rock
675 nasheed
676 albuquerque indie
677 rap chileno
678 arab pop
679 gbvfi
680 soul flow
681 italo dance
682 math pop
683 soca
684 austropop
685 harmonica blues
686 portuguese rock
687 medieval
688 puerto rican rock
689 brutal death metal
690 italian pop rock
691 russian rock
692 quebecois
693 classic finnish pop
694 celtic punk
695 british indie rock
696 outsider house
697 math rock
698 baile funk
699 salsa international
700 carnaval
701 avant-garde jazz
702 avantgarde metal
703 classic finnish rock
704 twee pop
705 grindcore
706 ethereal wave
707 e6fi
708 chicago house
709 funky tech house
710 psychedelic doom
711 freestyle
712 ebm
713 psychedelic trance
714 indie dream pop
@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.