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