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