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2 dance pop
3 rap
4 post-teen pop
5 pop rap
6 rock
7 latin
8 hip hop
9 trap latino
10 modern rock
11 trap
12 edm
13 reggaeton
14 pop dance
15 electropop
16 pop rock
17 classic rock
18 tropical house
19 latin pop
20 mellow gold
21 r&b
22 soft rock
23 regional mexican
24 album rock
25 permanent wave
26 canadian pop
27 k-pop
28 alternative metal
29 indie pop
30 contemporary country
31 southern hip hop
32 melodic rap
33 electro house
34 corrido
35 urban contemporary
36 uk pop
37 country
38 hard rock
39 nu metal
40 alt z
41 alternative rock
42 chicago rap
43 tropical
44 neo mellow
45 rock en espanol
46 nuevo regional mexicano
47 gangster rap
48 country road
49 latin hip hop
50 folk rock
51 modern alternative rock
52 underground hip hop
53 new wave pop
54 german hip hop
55 k-pop boy group
56 country rock
57 atl hip hop
58 canadian hip hop
59 indie poptimism
60 adult standards
61 art rock
62 soul
63 french hip hop
64 house
65 desi pop
66 alternative r&b
67 pop urbaine
68 latin alternative
69 indie cafe pop
70 mexican pop
71 latin rock
72 toronto rap
73 reggaeton colombiano
74 funk carioca
75 j-pop
76 hip pop
77 sertanejo universitario
78 europop
79 pop punk
80 stomp and holler
81 norteno
82 neo soul
83 metal
84 indie rock
85 viral pop
86 spanish pop
87 latin arena pop
88 sertanejo
89 post-grunge
90 new wave
91 indie folk
92 sertanejo pop
93 art pop
94 francoton
95 funk
96 filmi
97 colombian pop
98 reggaeton flow
99 italian pop
100 blues rock
101 pop edm
102 conscious hip hop
103 quiet storm
104 emo rap
105 slap house
106 singer-songwriter
107 modern bollywood
108 indie soul
109 uk dance
110 sierreno
111 pop r&b
112 german pop
113 miami hip hop
114 motown
115 indietronica
116 boy band
117 new romantic
118 east coast hip hop
119 rap francais
120 sad rap
121 metropopolis
122 canadian contemporary r&b
123 progressive house
124 disco
125 psychedelic rock
126 banda
127 rap metal
128 puerto rican pop
129 dark trap
130 modern country rock
131 folk
132 sleep
133 swedish pop
134 hoerspiel
135 roots rock
136 glam rock
137 escape room
138 lgbtq+ hip hop
139 punk
140 progressive electro house
141 bedroom pop
142 australian pop
143 italian hip hop
144 electronica
145 mpb
146 ccm
147 brill building pop
148 argentine rock
149 k-pop girl group
150 vapor trap
151 russian hip hop
152 chill r&b
153 heartland rock
154 hardcore hip hop
155 anime
156 australian hip hop
157 ranchera
158 uk hip hop
159 christian music
160 trap argentino
161 alternative dance
162 piano rock
163 metalcore
164 brooklyn drill
165 italian adult pop
166 talent show
167 new french touch
168 indonesian pop
169 synthpop
170 turkish pop
171 worship
172 west coast rap
173 pagode
174 corridos tumbados
175 big room
176 alternative hip hop
177 indie r&b
178 vocal jazz
179 otacore
180 dance rock
181 hollywood
182 yacht rock
183 lounge
184 rap rock
185 mexican hip hop
186 urbano espanol
187 pop nacional
188 lo-fi beats
189 french pop
190 new americana
191 social media pop
192 turkish trap pop
193 detroit hip hop
194 cali rap
195 folk-pop
196 polish hip hop
197 country pop
198 sad lo-fi
199 dirty south rap
200 sufi
201 british invasion
202 j-poprock
203 world worship
204 new rave
205 brazilian rock
206 glam metal
207 christian alternative rock
208 opm
209 forro
210 classical
211 classic soul
212 cantautor
213 j-rock
214 beatlesque
215 brostep
216 trap queen
217 dutch pop
218 soundtrack
219 melodic metalcore
220 mariachi
221 eurodance
222 garage rock
223 argentine hip hop
224 funk metal
225 bolero
226 deep house
227 rock-and-roll
228 grupera
229 aesthetic rap
230 british soul
231 new jack swing
232 rap conscient
233 electronic trap
234 viral rap
235 brazilian hip hop
236 russian pop
237 nova mpb
238 grunge
239 mexican rock
240 indiecoustica
241 dutch hip hop
242 emo
243 queens hip hop
244 north carolina hip hop
245 funk ostentacao
246 acoustic pop
247 bachata
248 vapor soul
249 dfw rap
250 melancholia
251 comic
252 trance
253 girl group
254 nyc rap
255 outlaw country
256 salsa
257 mandopop
258 german rock
259 symphonic rock
260 indie rock italiano
261 funk rock
262 modern blues rock
263 german trap
264 australian dance
265 lilith
266 reggae fusion
267 progressive rock
268 dream pop
269 texas country
270 g funk
271 show tunes
272 bubblegum pop
273 kleine hoerspiel
274 screamo
275 reggae
276 australian rock
277 trap triste
278 chanson
279 turkish hip hop
280 britpop
281 country dawn
282 chillhop
283 new orleans rap
284 florida rap
285 german dance
286 memphis hip hop
@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.
Collidescope makes global metagenre samplers.
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.
2020 Around the World surrounds and inhabits a year in music.
The Approaching Worms of Christmas tries to wrap itself around things I usually fight.
The Aqueduct of Youth brings you kids' music so you can listen young.
Every Demographic at Once further explores listening by country, age and gender.
And there's a dynamically-generated daily summary of Spotify Listening Patterns by Gender.
Or some other automatic lists.
 
Or you can do your own research.