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