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1 k-pop
2 post-teen pop
3 deep pop r&b
4 indie cafe pop
5 hollywood
6 viral pop
7 girl group
8 r&b
9 mexican pop
10 latin arena pop
11 acoustic pop
12 boy band
13 indie anthem-folk
14 talent show
15 dance pop
16 colombian pop
17 pop
18 anthem worship
19 canadian pop
20 latin pop
21 hip pop
22 canadian contemporary country
23 canadian contemporary r&b
24 neo mellow
25 alternative r&b
26 sleep
27 world worship
28 urban contemporary
29 australian pop
30 indie r&b
31 worship
32 contemporary country
33 indie poptimism
34 ccm
35 electropop
36 lilith
37 christian music
38 baile pop
39 neo soul
40 italian arena pop
41 folk-pop
42 german pop
43 vapor soul
44 francoton
45 focus
46 latin
47 spanish pop
48 swedish pop
49 indie folk
50 piano rock
51 mpb
52 country
53 modern country rock
54 opm
55 chamber pop
56 country road
57 pop rock
58 europop
59 metropopolis
60 sertanejo pop
61 christian alternative rock
62 quiet storm
63 stomp and holler
64 indie pop
65 escape room
66 italian pop
67 indietronica
68 adult standards
69 cantautor
70 j-pop
71 reggaeton
72 tropical
73 pagode
74 tropical house
75 brill building pop
76 motown
77 art pop
78 modern rock
79 new americana
80 new wave pop
81 lo-fi beats
82 soul
83 vocal jazz
84 classic soul
85 deep funk carioca
86 modern alternative rock
87 singer-songwriter
88 disco
89 chillwave
90 hoerspiel
91 soft rock
92 latin rock
93 permanent wave
94 deep tropical house
95 folk
96 alternative dance
97 mellow gold
98 bolero
99 freak folk
100 rock en espanol
101 lounge
102 indie rock
103 latin alternative
104 funk
105 sertanejo universitario
106 classical
107 miami hip hop
108 new rave
109 soundtrack
110 rock-and-roll
111 cumbia
112 pop rap
113 grupera
114 rock nacional
115 trap latino
116 folk rock
117 ranchera
118 easy listening
119 new romantic
120 dance rock
121 pop punk
122 brazilian electronica
123 new wave
124 reggaeton flow
125 argentine rock
126 latin hip hop
127 brazilian rock
128 dutch hip hop
129 sertanejo
130 atl hip hop
131 dance-punk
132 house
133 mexican rock
134 traditional country
135 heartland rock
136 british invasion
137 neo-psychedelic
138 chillhop
139 regional mexican pop
140 deep house
141 rap
142 alternative rock
143 emo rap
144 regional mexican
145 rock
146 glam rock
147 banda
148 emo
149 garage rock
150 edm
151 southern hip hop
152 canadian hip hop
153 brazilian hip hop
154 indie pop rap
155 outlaw country
156 electronic
157 roots rock
158 progressive electro house
159 trap music
160 big room
161 album rock
162 classic rock
163 electronic trap
164 italian hip hop
165 norteno
166 post-grunge
167 art rock
168 hip hop
169 trap francais
170 psychedelic rock
171 dirty south rap
172 deep big room
173 german hip hop
174 rap conscient
175 chicago rap
176 uk hip hop
177 electro house
178 french hip hop
179 southern rock
180 underground hip hop
181 brostep
182 detroit hip hop
183 atl trap
184 screamo
185 blues-rock
186 gangster rap
187 vapor trap
188 conscious hip hop
189 progressive house
190 glam metal
191 punk
192 hard rock
193 alternative metal
194 east coast hip hop
195 nu metal
196 alternative hip hop
197 west coast rap
198 deep german hip hop
199 g funk
200 rap rock
201 hardcore hip hop
202 rap metal
203 metalcore
204 metal
205 melodic metalcore
206 groove 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.
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.
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.
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.