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