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