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1 emo rap
2 dark trap
3 deep german hip hop
4 vapor trap
5 k-pop
6 trap francais
7 funk carioca
8 italian hip hop
9 funk ostentacao
10 otacore
11 indonesian pop
12 trap latino
13 underground hip hop
14 canadian hip hop
15 bass trap
16 indie pop rap
17 reggaeton flow
18 turkish rock
19 german hip hop
20 french hip hop
21 korean pop
22 brazilian hip hop
23 brostep
24 uk hip hop
25 lo-fi beats
26 rap conscient
27 electronic trap
28 cali rap
29 post-teen pop
30 turkish pop
31 chicago rap
32 deep pop r&b
33 indie cafe pop
34 reggaeton
35 francoton
36 pop
37 pop edm
38 screamo
39 trap music
40 latin hip hop
41 electro house
42 metalcore
43 brazilian electronica
44 indie poptimism
45 indie r&b
46 regional mexican pop
47 alternative r&b
48 edm
49 escape room
50 dutch hip hop
51 baile pop
52 canadian contemporary r&b
53 deep big room
54 pop rap
55 chillhop
56 modern alternative rock
57 pop nacional
58 atl hip hop
59 indie psych-rock
60 pop punk
61 rap
62 miami hip hop
63 viral pop
64 big room
65 sertanejo pop
66 show tunes
67 vapor soul
68 melodic metalcore
69 progressive electro house
70 uk dance
71 electropop
72 brazilian rock
73 dance pop
74 house
75 scorecore
76 southern hip hop
77 emo
78 uk pop
79 detroit hip hop
80 tropical house
81 indie anthem-folk
82 indiecoustica
83 modern rock
84 australian indie
85 hollywood
86 italian arena pop
87 shimmer pop
88 country pop
89 colombian pop
90 mexican rock
91 indietronica
92 hip hop
93 modern country rock
94 alternative hip hop
95 conscious hip hop
96 indie pop
97 opm
98 chillwave
99 metropopolis
100 australian dance
101 deep tropical house
102 dirty south rap
103 piano rock
104 r&b
105 talent show
106 latin
107 mexican pop
108 new rave
109 regional mexican
110 country road
111 gangster rap
112 german pop
113 alternative dance
114 contemporary country
115 girl group
116 latin rock
117 west coast rap
118 anthem worship
119 banda
120 hip pop
121 nu metal
122 rap metal
123 boy band
124 latin alternative
125 norteno
126 tropical
127 alternative metal
128 canadian pop
129 neo mellow
130 hardcore hip hop
131 indie rock
132 latin arena pop
133 progressive house
134 g funk
135 j-pop
136 soundtrack
137 indie folk
138 australian pop
139 dance-punk
140 post-grunge
141 rap rock
142 sertanejo universitario
143 groove metal
144 stomp and holler
145 acoustic pop
146 art pop
147 ccm
148 chamber pop
149 rock en espanol
150 world worship
151 christian alternative rock
152 freak folk
153 norwegian pop
154 east coast hip hop
155 latin pop
156 pop rock
157 speed metal
158 argentine rock
159 deep house
160 pagode
161 grupera
162 dutch pop
163 garage rock
164 metal
165 folk-pop
166 sertanejo
167 focus
168 german rock
169 christian music
170 compositional ambient
171 punk
172 british soul
173 europop
174 alternative rock
175 worship
176 sleep
177 country
178 italian pop
179 hoerspiel
180 funk metal
181 swedish pop
182 electronic
183 grunge
184 mpb
185 urban contemporary
186 cumbia
187 permanent wave
188 new americana
189 spanish pop
190 neo soul
191 rock
192 melancholia
193 britpop
194 cantautor
195 funk
196 new jack swing
197 hard rock
198 outlaw country
199 psychedelic rock
200 soul
201 dance rock
202 new wave
203 album rock
204 classic soul
205 glam metal
206 disco
207 synthpop
208 motown
209 quiet storm
210 classical
211 new romantic
212 new wave pop
213 heartland rock
214 art rock
215 glam rock
216 classic rock
217 ranchera
218 soft rock
219 singer-songwriter
220 mellow gold
221 roots rock
222 country rock
223 folk rock
224 blues-rock
225 vocal jazz
226 southern rock
227 traditional country
228 brill building pop
229 yacht rock
230 adult standards
231 rock-and-roll
232 folk
233 lounge
234 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.
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.