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1 k-pop
2 post-teen pop
3 latin viral pop
4 deep pop r&b
5 indie cafe pop
6 hollywood
7 girl group
8 viral pop
9 indiecoustica
10 uk pop
11 mexican pop
12 r&b
13 latin arena pop
14 boy band
15 pop nacional
16 acoustic pop
17 indie anthem-folk
18 indie r&b
19 canadian pop
20 pop
21 dance pop
22 talent show
23 latin pop
24 canadian contemporary r&b
25 sleep
26 hip pop
27 anthem worship
28 australian pop
29 indie electro-pop
30 alternative r&b
31 ccm
32 neo mellow
33 colombian pop
34 world worship
35 urban contemporary
36 worship
37 country pop
38 contemporary country
39 electropop
40 indie poptimism
41 italian arena pop
42 baile pop
43 swedish pop
44 christian music
45 neo soul
46 francoton
47 folk-pop
48 british soul
49 german pop
50 turkish pop
51 focus
52 opm
53 new jack swing
54 vapor soul
55 latin
56 spanish pop
57 norwegian pop
58 dutch pop
59 turkish rock
60 mpb
61 indie folk
62 piano rock
63 country
64 funk carioca
65 europop
66 pop rock
67 metropopolis
68 chamber pop
69 modern country rock
70 christian alternative rock
71 australian indie
72 country road
73 sertanejo pop
74 quiet storm
75 indie pop
76 escape room
77 stomp and holler
78 italian pop
79 shimmer pop
80 reggaeton
81 j-pop
82 indietronica
83 indonesian pop
84 adult standards
85 cantautor
86 tropical
87 tropical house
88 pagode
89 brill building pop
90 art pop
91 new americana
92 motown
93 modern rock
94 new wave pop
95 soul
96 vocal jazz
97 uk dance
98 hoerspiel
99 singer-songwriter
100 disco
101 chillwave
102 classic soul
103 soft rock
104 lo-fi beats
105 permanent wave
106 deep tropical house
107 latin rock
108 folk
109 mellow gold
110 alternative dance
111 bolero
112 lounge
113 indie rock
114 modern alternative rock
115 latin alternative
116 rock en espanol
117 freak folk
118 funk
119 grupera
120 classical
121 sertanejo universitario
122 new rave
123 rock-and-roll
124 soundtrack
125 cumbia
126 miami hip hop
127 pop rap
128 trap latino
129 funk ostentacao
130 new romantic
131 reggaeton flow
132 folk rock
133 dance rock
134 pop punk
135 ranchera
136 yacht rock
137 latin hip hop
138 brazilian rock
139 argentine rock
140 dream pop
141 new wave
142 atl hip hop
143 brazilian edm
144 synthpop
145 dutch hip hop
146 dance-punk
147 pop edm
148 chillhop
149 sertanejo
150 house
151 british invasion
152 otacore
153 traditional country
154 deep house
155 mexican rock
156 heartland rock
157 alternative rock
158 regional mexican pop
159 country rock
160 britpop
161 glam rock
162 emo rap
163 rap
164 rock
165 southern hip hop
166 canadian hip hop
167 emo
168 banda
169 edm
170 regional mexican
171 garage rock
172 progressive electro house
173 big room
174 brazilian hip hop
175 cali rap
176 indie pop rap
177 album rock
178 trap music
179 hip hop
180 electronic
181 outlaw country
182 electronic trap
183 roots rock
184 classic rock
185 post-grunge
186 art rock
187 italian hip hop
188 scorecore
189 trap francais
190 deep big room
191 norteno
192 psychedelic rock
193 uk hip hop
194 chicago rap
195 dmv rap
196 dirty south rap
197 german hip hop
198 electro house
199 rap conscient
200 french hip hop
201 grunge
202 underground hip hop
203 grime
204 detroit hip hop
205 southern rock
206 vapor trap
207 brostep
208 screamo
209 progressive house
210 gangster rap
211 blues-rock
212 conscious hip hop
213 east coast hip hop
214 punk
215 dark trap
216 hard rock
217 alternative metal
218 glam metal
219 nu metal
220 country rap
221 funk metal
222 alternative hip hop
223 deep german hip hop
224 hardcore hip hop
225 west coast rap
226 rap rock
227 rap metal
228 g funk
229 metalcore
230 metal
231 melodic metalcore
232 groove metal
233 speed metal
@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.
Spotify New Releases by Genre uses them to scour 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.
Songs From the Edges flings you through a blast-tour of the most passionate genrecults.
Songs From the Ages samples demographic groups.
Songs From the Streets samples cities.
Drunkard's Rock wanders around for a really long time.
The Sounds of Places plots countries as if they were genres.
Spotify World Browser shows Spotify editorial programming in different countries.
Every Place at Once is an index of the distinctive listening of individual cities.
Hyperspace House Concerts looks for music playing only in particular places.
Every School at Once is an index of the distinctive listening of students by school.
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.
Every Demographic at Once explores listening by country, age and gender.
Or there's a dynamically-generated daily summary of Spotify Listening Patterns by Gender.