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1 k-pop
2 korean pop
3 post-teen pop
4 indie cafe pop
5 deep pop r&b
6 show tunes
7 girl group
8 hollywood
9 viral pop
10 indiecoustica
11 r&b
12 mexican pop
13 uk pop
14 pop nacional
15 boy band
16 latin arena pop
17 acoustic pop
18 indie anthem-folk
19 pop
20 dance pop
21 talent show
22 anthem worship
23 indie r&b
24 canadian pop
25 hip pop
26 latin pop
27 canadian contemporary r&b
28 australian pop
29 neo mellow
30 ccm
31 alternative r&b
32 sleep
33 colombian pop
34 world worship
35 urban contemporary
36 contemporary country
37 country pop
38 worship
39 indie poptimism
40 baile pop
41 lilith
42 neo soul
43 christian music
44 electropop
45 swedish pop
46 francoton
47 italian arena pop
48 folk-pop
49 turkish pop
50 british soul
51 german pop
52 new jack swing
53 focus
54 vapor soul
55 norwegian pop
56 spanish pop
57 latin
58 indie folk
59 piano rock
60 country
61 dutch pop
62 chamber pop
63 modern country rock
64 mpb
65 opm
66 funk carioca
67 pop rock
68 country road
69 europop
70 metropopolis
71 christian alternative rock
72 australian indie
73 indie pop
74 quiet storm
75 stomp and holler
76 sertanejo pop
77 escape room
78 italian pop
79 indietronica
80 reggaeton
81 adult standards
82 cantautor
83 tropical
84 tropical house
85 new americana
86 brill building pop
87 j-pop
88 art pop
89 modern rock
90 motown
91 hoerspiel
92 pagode
93 new wave pop
94 vocal jazz
95 soul
96 singer-songwriter
97 classic soul
98 disco
99 compositional ambient
100 folk
101 lo-fi beats
102 soft rock
103 deep tropical house
104 modern alternative rock
105 permanent wave
106 melancholia
107 latin rock
108 mellow gold
109 alternative dance
110 freak folk
111 indie rock
112 funk
113 lounge
114 rock en espanol
115 latin alternative
116 classical
117 rock-and-roll
118 new rave
119 pop rap
120 soundtrack
121 funk ostentacao
122 trap latino
123 sertanejo universitario
124 folk rock
125 cumbia
126 miami hip hop
127 dance rock
128 new romantic
129 pop punk
130 grupera
131 reggaeton flow
132 new wave
133 ranchera
134 brazilian electronica
135 argentine rock
136 atl hip hop
137 brazilian rock
138 synthpop
139 british invasion
140 latin hip hop
141 pop edm
142 dutch hip hop
143 dance-punk
144 heartland rock
145 house
146 chillhop
147 traditional country
148 german rock
149 sertanejo
150 deep house
151 mexican rock
152 glam rock
153 regional mexican pop
154 country rock
155 alternative rock
156 britpop
157 rock
158 rap
159 emo rap
160 southern hip hop
161 canadian hip hop
162 edm
163 regional mexican
164 trap francais
165 banda
166 garage rock
167 emo
168 outlaw country
169 roots rock
170 album rock
171 big room
172 progressive electro house
173 trap music
174 brazilian hip hop
175 electronic
176 italian hip hop
177 classic rock
178 post-grunge
179 indie pop rap
180 rap conscient
181 art rock
182 cali rap
183 electronic trap
184 hip hop
185 french hip hop
186 norteno
187 psychedelic rock
188 uk hip hop
189 deep big room
190 dirty south rap
191 scorecore
192 chicago rap
193 grunge
194 electro house
195 german hip hop
196 southern rock
197 underground hip hop
198 bass trap
199 brostep
200 blues-rock
201 progressive house
202 gangster rap
203 screamo
204 vapor trap
205 detroit hip hop
206 conscious hip hop
207 glam metal
208 punk
209 hard rock
210 alternative metal
211 east coast hip hop
212 dark trap
213 nu metal
214 funk metal
215 alternative hip hop
216 west coast rap
217 deep german hip hop
218 rap rock
219 hardcore hip hop
220 g funk
221 rap metal
222 metalcore
223 metal
224 melodic metalcore
225 groove metal
226 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.
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.
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.