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