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