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