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