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1 wrock
2 deep german jazz
3 deep latin jazz
4 k-indie
5 belly dance
6 french movie tunes
7 musica para ninos
8 kids dance party
9 deep indie singer-songwriter
10 deep acoustic pop
11 nursery
12 deep dance pop
13 german show tunes
14 deep cello
15 deep talent show
16 barnemusikk
17 villancicos
18 modern uplift
19 praise
20 guitar case
21 neo-pagan
22 spoken word
23 world meditation
24 lds
25 barnmusik
26 brazilian ccm
27 mantra
28 musiikkia lapsille
29 k-rock
30 melodipop
31 indie singer-songwriter
32 tone
33 riot grrrl
34 muziek voor kinderen
35 electro bailando
36 rosary
37 african percussion
38 deep latin christian
39 smooth urban r&b
40 thai indie
41 kizomba
42 stl indie
43 bounce
44 deep brazilian pop
45 german ccm
46 poetry
47 musique pour enfants
48 norwegian gospel
49 musica per bambini
50 kindermusik
51 latvian pop
52 funk carioca
53 russiavision
54 thai idol
55 deep eurodance
56 girl group
57 indie pop rock
58 zouk riddim
59 luk thung
60 composition d
61 harp
62 native american
63 benga
64 fake
65 stomp and whittle
66 workout
67 string folk
68 yoik
69 zouk
70 caucasian folk
71 panpipe
72 geek folk
73 classical flute
74 thai pop
75 new jack smooth
76 african gospel
77 slc indie
78 gospel reggae
79 classic icelandic pop
80 neo soul-jazz
81 kuduro
82 chanson quebecois
83 vintage jazz
84 judaica
85 ceilidh
86 dominican pop
87 estonian pop
88 new age piano
89 southern gospel
90 ukulele
91 singaporean pop
92 college a cappella
93 deep german indie
94 christelijk
95 ye ye
96 deep canadian indie
97 chamber choir
98 world fusion
99 deep classical piano
100 morna
101 hawaiian
102 indie psych-pop
103 riddim
104 deep soundtrack
105 semba
106 shimmer psych
107 turbo folk
108 accordeon
109 cello
110 classic turkish pop
111 rock catala
112 dallas indie
113 guidance
114 vintage chanson
115 classic russian pop
116 hiplife
117 kwaito house
118 motivation
119 australian indie
120 classic french pop
121 croatian pop
122 jangle rock
123 twin cities indie
124 classic eurovision
125 deep contemporary country
126 deep orchestral
127 sunset lounge
128 deep indie rock
129 twee indie pop
130 bulgarian rock
131 indie fuzzpop
132 carnatic
133 polish indie
134 vintage swing
135 folkmusik
136 romanian pop
137 french folk
138 catalan folk
139 hungarian pop
140 michigan indie
141 danish indie
142 kc indie
143 southern soul blues
144 armenian folk
145 nordic folk
146 vancouver indie
147 deep adult standards
148 deep sunset lounge
149 alternative hardcore
150 dansktop
151 gothic post-punk
152 klezmer
153 vietnamese pop
154 bmore
155 magyar
156 string quartet
157 classic chinese pop
158 perth indie
159 deep indie pop
160 deep motown
161 tibetan
162 deep nordic folk
163 lithumania
164 contemporary folk
165 maghreb
166 electroacoustic improvisation
167 malagasy folk
168 didgeridoo
169 halloween
170 ostrock
171 northern irish indie
172 finnish indie
173 argentine indie
174 calypso
175 deep rai
176 indian classical
177 albanian pop
178 classic polish pop
179 deep vocal house
180 punta
181 dark cabaret
182 slovenian rock
183 denver indie
184 lo star
185 orquesta tipica
186 portuguese pop
187 steelpan
188 j-reggae
189 ok indie
190 world chill
191 deep latin alternative
192 violin
193 bulgarian folk
194 classical piano
195 concert piano
196 swiss rock
197 kwaito
198 ukrainian rock
199 jazz composition
200 mizrahi
201 orchestral
202 chalga
203 tin pan alley
204 deep freestyle
205 early music ensemble
206 hindustani classical
207 klapa
208 persian pop
209 timba
210 belgian indie
211 bemani
212 yugoslav rock
213 fado
214 classic venezuelan pop
215 irish indie
216 vienna indie
217 classical performance
218 commons
219 mande pop
220 witch house
221 afrikaans
222 british dance band
223 danish jazz
224 drama
225 jig and reel
226 orquesta tropical
227 oshare kei
228 basque rock
229 popgaze
230 vintage swedish pop
231 disco polo
232 french folk pop
233 galego
234 south african jazz
235 j-ambient
236 kompa
237 tribute
238 zeuhl
239 lounge house
240 vintage reggae
241 ethereal gothic
242 manele
243 tango
244 islamic recitation
245 j-idol
246 traditional british folk
247 comedy rock
248 laiko
249 mexican rock-and-roll
250 turkish alternative
251 arab folk
252 chill groove
253 cante flamenco
254 classic russian rock
255 deep vocal jazz
256 steampunk
257 balkan brass
258 israeli rock
259 bhangra
260 glitch beats
261 rai
262 spanish folk
263 deep nz indie
264 mexican son
265 mexican traditional
266 vintage tango
267 bassline
268 bossa nova jazz
269 ghazal
270 visual kei
271 deep hardcore punk
272 deep ragga
273 speed garage
274 chinese opera
275 iskelma
276 italian folk
277 sega
278 vocaloid
279 consort
280 nordic house
281 deep opera
282 classic czech pop
283 greek indie
284 punjabi
285 chinese indie rock
286 gothic rock
287 latin electronica
288 irish country
289 deep chill
290 desert blues
291 indie emo
292 nl folk
293 pakistani pop
294 zim
295 electropunk
296 romantico
297 slovak pop
298 classic belgian pop
299 faroese pop
300 choral
301 mashup
302 mbalax
303 venezuelan rock
304 vintage gospel
305 skiffle
306 alternative americana
307 chill lounge
308 corrosion
309 deep indian pop
310 west african jazz
311 colombian rock
312 african rock
313 baroque ensemble
314 romanian rock
315 deep chill-out
316 dubsteppe
317 hungarian rock
318 japanese city pop
319 polyphony
320 spanish classical
321 columbus ohio indie
322 persian traditional
323 czech folk
324 minimal wave
325 traditional soul
326 classical guitar
327 deep discofox
328 entehno
329 karneval
330 swedish jazz
331 choro
332 leeds indie
333 spanish invasion
334 czech rock
335 tico
336 highlife
337 breton folk
338 corsican folk
339 deep southern soul
340 vintage schlager
341 renaissance
342 brazilian composition
343 early music
344 andean
345 deep christian rock
346 deep punk rock
347 dixieland
348 chill-out trance
349 drone folk
350 covertrance
351 deep gothic post-punk
352 hebrew pop
353 makossa
354 swamp pop
355 ragtime
356 swedish reggae
357 ghettotech
358 traditional swing
359 accordion
360 chinese traditional
361 harpsichord
362 nz indie
363 remix
364 c86
365 deep free jazz
366 liturgical
367 qawwali
368 spanish indie rock
369 vapor house
370 zydeco
371 bass trip
372 deep classic garage rock
373 shibuya-kei
374 deep flow
375 gypsy jazz
376 hard stoner rock
377 nu age
378 soukous
379 ecuadoria
380 norwegian jazz
381 avant-garde
382 sinhala
383 ballroom
384 cumbia funk
385 ghoststep
386 traditional scottish folk
387 barbershop
388 j-punk
389 volksmusik
390 zouglou
391 cajun
392 classic peruvian pop
393 ethiopian pop
394 porro
395 beach music
396 coupe decale
397 garage pop
398 indie emo rock
399 rio de la plata
400 classic colombian pop
401 doujin
402 j-indie
403 ambient fusion
404 athens indie
405 deep breakcore
406 deep downtempo fusion
407 japanese traditional
408 deep soft rock
409 monastic
410 vintage french electronic
411 bouncy house
412 byzantine
413 gothic alternative
414 greek hip hop
415 anime score
416 deep neofolk
417 go-go
418 soda pop
419 balearic
420 capoeira
421 light music
422 neue deutsche welle
423 mallet
424 serialism
425 finnish jazz
426 nepali
427 canzone napoletana
428 downtempo fusion
429 j-poprock
430 power noise
431 solipsynthm
432 acousmatic
433 chip hop
434 gamelan
435 miami bass
436 central asian folk
437 deep northern soul
438 laboratorio
439 exotica
440 samba-enredo
441 classic afrobeat
442 deep disco
443 electronica
444 swedish jazz orkester
445 warm drone
446 broken beat
447 greek house
448 old-time
449 classic schlager
450 experimental psych
451 deep new wave
452 gospel blues
453 deep smooth jazz
454 theme
455 traditional rock 'n roll
456 turkish classical
457 clarinet
458 punk ska
459 japanese jazztronica
460 outsider
461 skinhead reggae
462 deep filthstep
463 dubstep product
464 library music
465 swiss hip hop
466 canadian hip hop
467 neo honky tonk
468 belorush
469 traditional reggae
470 underground power pop
471 deep pop emo
472 deep power-pop punk
473 classic psychedelic rock
474 deep jazz piano
475 norwegian punk
476 russian alternative
477 enka
478 slash punk
479 footwork
480 rebetiko
481 rva indie
482 anarcho-punk
483 atmospheric post rock
484 deep italo disco
485 polish punk
486 grunge pop
487 indie shoegaze
488 classic garage rock
489 finnish hardcore
490 futurepop
491 hard glam
492 italian jazz
493 post-disco soul
494 demoscene
495 musique concrete
496 gamecore
497 polish jazz
498 experimental dubstep
499 mod revival
500 p funk
501 vintage rockabilly
502 ambient idm
503 college marching band
504 deep funk house
505 j-poppunk
506 polka
507 deep german punk
508 hip hop tuga
509 polish reggae
510 freakbeat
511 new beat
512 screamo punk
513 vintage italian soundtrack
514 abstractro
515 modern downshift
516 appalachian folk
517 jazz brass
518 string band
519 substep
520 triangle indie
521 c64
522 digital hardcore
523 instrumental post rock
524 traditional rockabilly
525 tzadik
526 hip hop quebecois
527 russian punk
528 screamocore
529 wind ensemble
530 boogie-woogie
531 danish hip hop
532 deep deep house
533 spanish reggae
534 deep progressive house
535 marching band
536 tribal house
537 dark progressive house
538 deep soul house
539 neo-synthpop
540 russian hip hop
541 alternative roots rock
542 classic soundtrack
543 future ambient
544 neofolk
545 electro-industrial
546 hauntology
547 noise punk
548 abstract beats
549 traditional ska
550 jazz trio
551 neo-traditional country
552 traditional funk
553 brass band
554 glitter trance
555 aggrotech
556 louisville indie
557 deep g funk
558 kurdish folk
559 cinematic dubstep
560 fidget house
561 indorock
562 italian progressive rock
563 ska revival
564 street punk
565 deep full on
566 deep orgcore
567 deep surf music
568 gothic americana
569 psych gaze
570 russian folk
571 surf music
572 deep happy hardcore
573 garage punk
574 spytrack
575 trash rock
576 free improvisation
577 power-pop punk
578 throat singing
579 classic dutch pop
580 swedish prog
581 abstract
582 free jazz
583 abstract idm
584 martial industrial
585 nu electro
586 skweee
587 heavy gothic rock
588 horror punk
589 indian rock
590 oratory
591 psychill
592 dark electro-industrial
593 deep psychobilly
594 emo punk
595 kabarett
596 ambient dub techno
597 destroy techno
598 tanzlmusi
599 deep jazz guitar
600 deep psytrance
601 goa trance
602 neo-rockabilly
603 pipe band
604 depressive black metal
605 vintage country folk
606 czech hip hop
607 acid house
608 austrian hip hop
609 zillertal
610 bubble trance
611 euroska
612 thrash-groove metal
613 uk dub
614 bangla
615 ragga jungle
616 deep delta blues
617 hard house
618 hardcore breaks
619 kayokyoku
620 minimal melodic techno
621 psychobilly
622 garage punk blues
623 progressive alternative
624 outer hip hop
625 chinese experimental
626 classical organ
627 deep darkpsy
628 deep dub techno
629 jug band
630 mandible
631 power electronics
632 scratch
633 detroit techno
634 sertanejo tradicional
635 hungarian hip hop
636 makina
637 christian punk
638 deep ambient
639 deep tech house
640 football
641 cornetas y tambores
642 fussball
643 breaks
644 crack rock steady
645 dub techno
646 shanty
647 ambient psychill
648 deep minimal techno
649 lowercase
650 raw black metal
651 french punk
652 j-core
653 metal guitar
654 rhythm and boogie
655 swedish punk
656 acid techno
657 cryptic black metal
658 deep hardcore
659 doomcore
660 blues-rock guitar
661 electro trash
662 organic ambient
663 dark psytrance
664 drill and bass
665 fallen angel
666 japanese psychedelic
667 breakcore
668 deep progressive trance
669 hard minimal techno
670 neurostep
671 electro dub
672 slavic metal
673 geek rock
674 japanoise
675 dark minimal techno
676 modern free jazz
677 slovak hip hop
678 swedish pop punk
679 dark ambient
680 deep comedy
681 kraut rock
682 funeral doom
683 jumpstyle
684 psychedelic blues-rock
685 re:techno
686 schranz
687 nerdcore
688 british brass band
689 bay area hip hop
690 progressive psytrance
691 italian punk
692 brass ensemble
693 power violence
694 song poem
695 tekno
696 deep pop punk
697 melodic progressive metal
698 deep jazz fusion
699 hatecore
700 musica nativista
701 necrogrind
702 neo-industrial rock
703 rap metalcore
704 vegan straight edge
705 military band
706 minimal dubstep
707 funky breaks
708 gabba
709 melodic power metal
710 deep space rock
711 canterbury scene
712 melodic hard rock
713 nu skool breaks
714 progressive trance house
715 speedcore
716 swedish hard rock
717 beats
718 gothic doom
719 jazz orchestra
720 electronicore
721 italian metal
722 underground latin hip hop
723 blackgaze
724 drumfunk
725 charred death
726 thrash core
727 uk hip hop
728 heavy alternative
729 norwegian metal
730 crust punk
731 nintendocore
732 oi
733 atmospheric post-metal
734 black sludge
735 deep east coast hip hop
736 deep liquid bass
737 dark black metal
738 deep liquid
739 terrorcore
740 blaskapelle
741 dark hardcore
742 horrorcore
743 chiptune
744 deep melodic hard rock
745 deep symphonic black metal
746 german oi
747 crossover prog
748 modern southern rock
749 neo metal
750 full on
751 chaotic black metal
752 skinhead oi
753 atmospheric black metal
754 cyber metal
755 power blues-rock
756 drone metal
757 deep folk metal
758 deep melodic death metal
759 flick hop
760 deep swedish rock
761 darkstep
762 grim death metal
763 post-post-hardcore
764 retro metal
765 straight edge
766 black death
767 jazz bass
768 fast melodic punk
769 voidgaze
770 nwothm
771 beatdown
772 deep thrash metal
773 rock noise
774 black thrash
775 chaotic hardcore
776 grisly death metal
777 neo-progressive
778 usbm
779 deep neo-synthpop
780 deep melodic metalcore
781 noise
782 dirty texas rap
783 unblack metal
784 alternative metalcore
785 christian hardcore
786 neo-trad metal
787 slam death metal
788 goregrind
789 technical brutal death metal
790 german street punk
791 brutal deathcore
@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.