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1 vintage western
2 wrock
3 k-indie
4 deep cello
5 deep indie singer-songwriter
6 belly dance
7 jazz composition
8 musica para ninos
9 deep acoustic pop
10 deep dance pop
11 french movie tunes
12 kids dance party
13 nursery
14 german show tunes
15 k-rock
16 neo-pagan
17 spoken word
18 deep talent show
19 indie singer-songwriter
20 barnemusikk
21 praise
22 world meditation
23 smooth urban r&b
24 deep latin christian
25 rosary
26 brazilian ccm
27 tone
28 mantra
29 riot grrrl
30 villancicos
31 lds
32 poetry
33 harp
34 german ccm
35 anime cv
36 electro bailando
37 funk carioca
38 kizomba
39 bounce
40 musica per bambini
41 russiavision
42 african percussion
43 musique pour enfants
44 workout
45 barnmusik
46 dominican pop
47 native american
48 thai idol
49 norwegian gospel
50 geek folk
51 kindermusik
52 slc indie
53 stomp and whittle
54 muziek voor kinderen
55 string folk
56 deep brazilian pop
57 fake
58 stl indie
59 vintage schlager
60 new age piano
61 neo soul-jazz
62 zouk riddim
63 african gospel
64 deep eurodance
65 musiikkia lapsille
66 zouk
67 twin cities indie
68 kuduro
69 benga
70 thai pop
71 vintage gospel
72 southern gospel
73 girl group
74 deep german indie
75 vintage jazz
76 modern uplift
77 michigan indie
78 ethereal gothic
79 classic icelandic pop
80 singaporean pop
81 ye ye
82 yoik
83 hawaiian
84 indie pop rock
85 world fusion
86 deep canadian indie
87 deep classical piano
88 luk thung
89 chanson quebecois
90 judaica
91 ukulele
92 cello
93 gospel reggae
94 guitar case
95 college a cappella
96 guidance
97 turbo folk
98 semba
99 folkmusik
100 indie psych-pop
101 vintage chanson
102 christelijk
103 drone psych
104 string quartet
105 vintage swing
106 australian indie
107 hiplife
108 classic russian pop
109 shimmer psych
110 vietnamese pop
111 rock catala
112 bmore
113 dark cabaret
114 contemporary folk
115 accordeon
116 deep indie rock
117 freestyle
118 kwaito house
119 morna
120 jangle rock
121 tibetan
122 deep soundtrack
123 motivation
124 panpipe
125 deep indie pop
126 kc indie
127 chinese opera
128 lo star
129 southern soul blues
130 steelpan
131 j-reggae
132 nordic folk
133 sunset lounge
134 heavy gothic rock
135 new jack smooth
136 albanian pop
137 armenian folk
138 croatian pop
139 polish indie
140 composition d
141 ugandan pop
142 vancouver indie
143 classic chinese pop
144 classic eurovision
145 afrikaans
146 deep nordic folk
147 contemporary classical
148 danish indie
149 drama
150 classic turkish pop
151 deep contemporary country
152 deep orchestral
153 kwaito
154 romanian pop
155 dansktop
156 irish indie
157 catalan folk
158 mande pop
159 northern irish indie
160 faroese pop
161 argentine indie
162 deep rai
163 latvian pop
164 deep neofolk
165 malagasy folk
166 oshare kei
167 bulgarian rock
168 classic french pop
169 bemani
170 deep vocal house
171 magyar
172 punta
173 classic polish pop
174 swedish jazz orkester
175 perth indie
176 french folk
177 swiss rock
178 deep freestyle
179 electroacoustic improvisation
180 world chill
181 didgeridoo
182 deep adult standards
183 mizrahi
184 deep latin alternative
185 finnish indie
186 hungarian pop
187 steampunk
188 irish country
189 south african jazz
190 glitch beats
191 calypso
192 witch house
193 classical flute
194 dallas indie
195 indie fuzzpop
196 orquesta tipica
197 j-idol
198 vienna indie
199 african rock
200 popgaze
201 thai indie
202 halloween
203 deep motown
204 desert blues
205 leeds indie
206 ok indie
207 persian pop
208 orquesta tropical
209 belgian indie
210 indie dream pop
211 tin pan alley
212 tribute
213 hindustani classical
214 israeli rock
215 italian folk
216 arab folk
217 estonian pop
218 manele
219 nl folk
220 serialism
221 vintage swedish pop
222 bass trip
223 j-ambient
224 deep sunset lounge
225 basque rock
226 bassline
227 classical piano
228 concert piano
229 denver indie
230 minimal wave
231 tango
232 speed garage
233 yugoslav rock
234 commons
235 persian traditional
236 timba
237 ukrainian rock
238 chalga
239 deep vocal jazz
240 hebrew pop
241 indian classical
242 mbalax
243 traditional soul
244 deep chill
245 fado
246 traditional scottish folk
247 turkish alternative
248 vintage tango
249 bossa nova jazz
250 cumbia funk
251 deep hardcore punk
252 deep nz indie
253 ceilidh
254 lounge house
255 tico
256 vocaloid
257 chill groove
258 classical performance
259 gothic rock
260 mexican rock-and-roll
261 balkan brass
262 classic belgian pop
263 disco polo
264 klapa
265 west african jazz
266 latin electronica
267 portuguese pop
268 rai
269 twee indie pop
270 violin
271 visual kei
272 carnatic
273 ghazal
274 indie emo
275 iskelma
276 mexican son
277 deep southern soul
278 maghreb
279 orchestral
280 bhangra
281 chill lounge
282 classic venezuelan pop
283 danish jazz
284 deep chill-out
285 highlife
286 spanish folk
287 galego
288 lithumania
289 soda pop
290 corrosion
291 early music ensemble
292 japanese traditional
293 pakistani pop
294 swedish jazz
295 kompa
296 choral
297 greek indie
298 porro
299 british dance band
300 cante flamenco
301 drone folk
302 punjabi
303 swamp pop
304 chinese traditional
305 comedy rock
306 gothic post-punk
307 deep ragga
308 nu age
309 ghettotech
310 ghoststep
311 swedish reggae
312 byzantine
313 covertrance
314 early music
315 mashup
316 sega
317 e6fi
318 entehno
319 klezmer
320 ostrock
321 remix
322 italo beats
323 jig and reel
324 venezuelan rock
325 accordion
326 deep gothic post-punk
327 nordic house
328 traditional swing
329 choro
330 classic czech pop
331 gospel blues
332 athens indie
333 french folk pop
334 traditional british folk
335 zydeco
336 capoeira
337 deep christian rock
338 deep flow
339 electropunk
340 skiffle
341 avant-garde
342 qawwali
343 traditional reggae
344 zim
345 deep indian pop
346 j-punk
347 c86
348 deep downtempo fusion
349 makossa
350 ecuadoria
351 deep opera
352 dixieland
353 andean
354 chamber choir
355 contemporary composition
356 spanish invasion
357 j-indie
358 slovak pop
359 chinese experimental
360 deep german jazz
361 hungarian rock
362 consort
363 deep northern soul
364 indie emo rock
365 ethiopian pop
366 norwegian jazz
367 classic afrobeat
368 finnish jazz
369 miami bass
370 shibuya-kei
371 beach music
372 columbus ohio indie
373 gypsy jazz
374 brazilian composition
375 czech rock
376 karneval
377 liturgical
378 rio de la plata
379 romanian rock
380 ballroom
381 zouglou
382 acousmatic
383 alternative americana
384 classic peruvian pop
385 go-go
386 ragtime
387 vapor house
388 classical guitar
389 czech folk
390 experimental psych
391 greek hip hop
392 mexican traditional
393 classic colombian pop
394 coupe decale
395 deep discofox
396 polyphony
397 balearic
398 corsican folk
399 neo-traditional country
400 bouncy house
401 warm drone
402 jug band
403 breton folk
404 dubsteppe
405 polka
406 deep pop emo
407 solipsynthm
408 soukous
409 downtempo fusion
410 gothic alternative
411 mallet
412 barbershop
413 clarinet
414 hard stoner rock
415 renaissance
416 j-poprock
417 spanish classical
418 volksmusik
419 japanese jazztronica
420 samba-enredo
421 wind ensemble
422 anime score
423 deep german punk
424 islamic recitation
425 spanish indie rock
426 vintage french electronic
427 canzone napoletana
428 chinese indie rock
429 deep new wave
430 monastic
431 atmospheric post rock
432 broken beat
433 exotica
434 deep disco
435 gothic doom
436 grunge pop
437 zeuhl
438 deep orgcore
439 nz indie
440 deep jazz piano
441 futurepop
442 glitter trance
443 slovenian rock
444 deep happy hardcore
445 harpsichord
446 traditional rock 'n roll
447 ambient dub techno
448 footwork
449 neo-synthpop
450 outsider
451 post-disco soul
452 turkish classical
453 vintage rockabilly
454 classic psychedelic rock
455 deep funk house
456 dubstep product
457 jazz brass
458 laboratorio
459 skweee
460 swedish prog
461 bulgarian folk
462 canadian hip hop
463 classic garage rock
464 classic schlager
465 freakbeat
466 light music
467 russian folk
468 rva indie
469 theme
470 deep classic garage rock
471 neue deutsche welle
472 polish jazz
473 string band
474 old-time
475 throat singing
476 deep smooth jazz
477 italian jazz
478 neo honky tonk
479 caucasian folk
480 electronica
481 rebetiko
482 ambient fusion
483 norwegian punk
484 c64
485 tzadik
486 hatecore
487 aggrotech
488 alternative roots rock
489 cajun
490 greek house
491 hip hop quebecois
492 instrumental post rock
493 deep dub techno
494 deep soft rock
495 indorock
496 gamecore
497 polish reggae
498 lowercase
499 pipe band
500 rhythm and boogie
501 neofolk
502 nepali
503 substep
504 musique concrete
505 triangle indie
506 danish hip hop
507 deep neo-synthpop
508 electro-industrial
509 library music
510 traditional rockabilly
511 deep string quartet
512 enka
513 power electronics
514 ambient idm
515 hip hop tuga
516 screamo punk
517 swiss hip hop
518 alternative hardcore
519 deep delta blues
520 nu electro
521 power noise
522 deep punk rock
523 gothic americana
524 polish punk
525 abstract beats
526 anarcho-punk
527 belorush
528 chill-out trance
529 indie shoegaze
530 bangla
531 chip hop
532 college marching band
533 doujin
534 free improvisation
535 skinhead reggae
536 deep soul house
537 appalachian folk
538 deep italo disco
539 jazz trio
540 louisville indie
541 martial industrial
542 deep free jazz
543 deep g funk
544 free jazz
545 horror punk
546 street punk
547 digital hardcore
548 baroque ensemble
549 deep surf music
550 psych gaze
551 tribal house
552 classic soundtrack
553 geek rock
554 neo-rockabilly
555 swedish pop punk
556 brass band
557 classical organ
558 underground power pop
559 avant-garde jazz
560 deep deep house
561 punk ska
562 finnish hardcore
563 garage punk
564 fidget house
565 russian hip hop
566 swedish punk
567 gamelan
568 russian alternative
569 sinhala
570 mod revival
571 dark progressive house
572 outer hip hop
573 psychill
574 slash punk
575 hauntology
576 modern downshift
577 p funk
578 dark electro-industrial
579 emo punk
580 marching band
581 psychobilly
582 ragga jungle
583 screamocore
584 trash rock
585 vintage italian soundtrack
586 boogie-woogie
587 classic dutch pop
588 german street punk
589 thrash-groove metal
590 deep space rock
591 hard glam
592 kurdish folk
593 russian punk
594 spytrack
595 abstractro
596 deep filthstep
597 indian rock
598 ska revival
599 traditional funk
600 kabarett
601 vintage country folk
602 demoscene
603 euroska
604 deep jazz guitar
605 future ambient
606 french punk
607 italian progressive rock
608 acid house
609 deep psychobilly
610 hardcore breaks
611 power-pop punk
612 deep full on
613 electro dub
614 surf music
615 tanzlmusi
616 spanish reggae
617 traditional ska
618 czech hip hop
619 hard house
620 abstract
621 mandible
622 new beat
623 progressive alternative
624 re:techno
625 alternative metalcore
626 bubble trance
627 ambient psychill
628 goa trance
629 cinematic dubstep
630 detroit techno
631 fussball
632 j-poppunk
633 uk dub
634 cornetas y tambores
635 neurostep
636 garage punk blues
637 japanoise
638 dark minimal techno
639 deep hardcore
640 deep progressive house
641 deep psytrance
642 deep tech house
643 hungarian hip hop
644 italian punk
645 deep power-pop punk
646 dub techno
647 breaks
648 deep ambient
649 japanese psychedelic
650 psychedelic blues-rock
651 kraut rock
652 acid techno
653 funky tech house
654 noise punk
655 deep darkpsy
656 deep minimal techno
657 nerdcore
658 oratory
659 schranz
660 blues-rock guitar
661 drill and bass
662 kayokyoku
663 minimal dubstep
664 breakcore
665 deep comedy
666 organic ambient
667 song poem
668 zillertal
669 scratch
670 makina
671 minimal melodic techno
672 swedish hard rock
673 british brass band
674 christian punk
675 deep jazz fusion
676 j-core
677 austrian hip hop
678 abstract idm
679 deep progressive trance
680 football
681 noise
682 musica nativista
683 raw black metal
684 vegan straight edge
685 bay area hip hop
686 deep east coast hip hop
687 electro trash
688 rap metalcore
689 dark ambient
690 dark psytrance
691 hard minimal techno
692 shanty
693 canterbury scene
694 atmospheric post-metal
695 melodic power metal
696 nu skool breaks
697 central asian folk
698 depressive black metal
699 funky breaks
700 melodic hard rock
701 jazz orchestra
702 brass ensemble
703 grim death metal
704 heavy alternative
705 progressive psytrance
706 tekno
707 blackgaze
708 crack rock steady
709 fallen angel
710 nintendocore
711 oi
712 deep deep tech house
713 experimental dubstep
714 slovak hip hop
715 deep thrash metal
716 modern southern rock
717 fast melodic punk
718 norwegian metal
719 deep swedish rock
720 power violence
721 progressive trance house
722 crossover prog
723 jumpstyle
724 underground latin hip hop
725 chiptune
726 drumfunk
727 electronicore
728 uk hip hop
729 dark black metal
730 deep liquid bass
731 necrogrind
732 beats
733 chaotic black metal
734 deep pop punk
735 power blues-rock
736 darkstep
737 crust punk
738 deep folk metal
739 gabba
740 thrash core
741 slavic metal
742 funeral doom
743 flick hop
744 black sludge
745 italian metal
746 atmospheric black metal
747 drone metal
748 horrorcore
749 dark hardcore
750 deep liquid
751 metal guitar
752 deep symphonic black metal
753 full on
754 melodic progressive metal
755 military band
756 neo-industrial rock
757 german oi
758 jazz bass
759 nwothm
760 avantgarde metal
761 blaskapelle
762 speedcore
763 retro metal
764 neo-progressive
765 neo metal
766 cryptic black metal
767 black death
768 voidgaze
769 black thrash
770 chaotic hardcore
771 cyber metal
772 post-post-hardcore
773 usbm
774 deep melodic death metal
775 deep melodic hard rock
776 doomcore
777 skinhead oi
778 beatdown
779 charred death
780 rock noise
781 dirty texas rap
782 deep melodic metalcore
783 neo-trad metal
784 unblack metal
785 grisly death metal
786 slam death metal
787 terrorcore
788 christian hardcore
789 technical brutal death metal
790 goregrind
791 brutal deathcore
792 deep breakcore
@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.