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2 dance pop
3 rap
4 rock
5 latin
6 hip hop
7 trap latino
8 pop rap
9 reggaeton
10 modern rock
11 edm
12 trap
13 latin pop
14 pop dance
15 uk pop
16 classic rock
17 musica mexicana
18 tropical house
19 post-teen pop
20 r&b
21 mellow gold
22 electropop
23 pop rock
24 soft rock
25 permanent wave
26 album rock
27 contemporary country
28 alternative metal
29 southern hip hop
30 k-pop
31 nueva musica mexicana
32 canadian pop
33 hard rock
34 country
35 electro house
36 alternative rock
37 urban contemporary
38 desi pop
39 melodic rap
40 indie pop
41 nu metal
42 gangster rap
43 filmi
44 ranchera
45 latin hip hop
46 rock en espanol
47 new wave pop
48 art pop
49 tropical
50 alt z
51 folk rock
52 country road
53 neo mellow
54 modern bollywood
55 atl hip hop
56 corrido
57 country rock
58 german hip hop
59 french hip hop
60 art rock
61 pop urbaine
62 arrocha
63 house
64 underground hip hop
65 norteno
66 latin alternative
67 mexican pop
68 latin rock
69 k-pop boy group
70 j-pop
71 metal
72 soul
73 chicago rap
74 modern alternative rock
75 adult standards
76 colombian pop
77 sertanejo universitario
78 reggaeton colombiano
79 hip pop
80 europop
81 latin arena pop
82 viral pop
83 sertanejo
84 new wave
85 indie rock
86 sertanejo pop
87 funk carioca
88 singer-songwriter
89 blues rock
90 post-grunge
91 conscious hip hop
92 trap argentino
93 canadian hip hop
94 neo soul
95 pop punk
96 australian pop
97 sierreno
98 disco
99 stomp and holler
100 banda
101 indie folk
102 spanish pop
103 reggaeton flow
104 toronto rap
105 new romantic
106 canadian contemporary r&b
107 piano rock
108 funk
109 uk dance
110 francoton
111 corridos tumbados
112 psychedelic rock
113 east coast hip hop
114 quiet storm
115 italian hip hop
116 indonesian pop
117 progressive house
118 rap metal
119 boy band
120 slap house
121 indie poptimism
122 argentine hip hop
123 bedroom pop
124 west coast rap
125 miami hip hop
126 indietronica
127 emo rap
128 indie soul
129 modern country rock
130 metalcore
131 glam rock
132 rap francais
133 dark trap
134 pop edm
135 turkish pop
136 swedish pop
137 rap rock
138 hoerspiel
139 german pop
140 metropopolis
141 punk
142 electronica
143 k-pop girl group
144 argentine rock
145 brill building pop
146 heartland rock
147 mpb
148 folk
149 synthpop
150 escape room
151 italian pop
152 roots rock
153 opm
154 hardcore hip hop
155 desi hip hop
156 alternative r&b
157 progressive electro house
158 puerto rican pop
159 ccm
160 sad rap
161 anime
162 mexican hip hop
163 italian adult pop
164 vapor trap
165 glam metal
166 urbano espanol
167 polish hip hop
168 hollywood
169 talent show
170 yacht rock
171 big room
172 pluggnb
173 dance rock
174 detroit hip hop
175 folk-pop
176 punjabi pop
177 contemporary r&b
178 alternative hip hop
179 uk hip hop
180 sleep
181 chill r&b
182 british soul
183 pop nacional
184 pop venezolano
185 bolero
186 worship
187 trap queen
188 lgbtq+ hip hop
189 rock-and-roll
190 french pop
191 christian music
192 dirty south rap
193 trap triste
194 pagode
195 lounge
196 deep house
197 dfw rap
198 garage rock
199 funk metal
200 pop r&b
201 grupera
202 mariachi
203 eurodance
204 dream pop
205 alternative dance
206 baroque pop
207 classical
208 j-rock
209 drift phonk
210 brazilian rock
211 nigerian pop
212 cantautor
213 salsa
214 british invasion
215 beatlesque
216 soundtrack
217 new french touch
218 mexican rock
219 classic soul
220 j-poprock
221 country pop
222 christian alternative rock
223 german trap
224 cali rap
225 grunge
226 brooklyn drill
227 sad lo-fi
228 new americana
229 brostep
230 gen z singer-songwriter
231 mandopop
232 indie r&b
233 rockabilly
234 vocal jazz
235 turkish trap pop
236 rap conscient
237 emo
238 funk mtg
239 bubblegum pop
240 melodic metalcore
241 queens hip hop
242 urbano chileno
243 melancholia
244 dancehall
245 g funk
246 new rave
247 tamil pop
248 trap italiana
249 aesthetic rap
250 funk rock
251 pop soul
252 russian hip hop
253 symphonic rock
254 turkish hip hop
255 turkish trap
256 funk ostentacao
257 memphis hip hop
258 outlaw country
259 industrial metal
260 kleine hoerspiel
261 brazilian hip hop
262 nova mpb
263 dutch pop
264 electronic trap
265 forro
266 trance
267 social media pop
268 reggae
269 girl group
270 new orleans rap
271 country dawn
272 progressive rock
273 bachata
274 screamo
275 acoustic pop
276 world worship
277 german rock
278 reggae fusion
279 dutch hip hop
280 britpop
281 australian dance
282 chanson
283 lo-fi beats
284 texas country
285 orchestral soundtrack
286 old school thrash
287 florida rap
288 polish trap
289 lilith
290 covertronica
291 australian rock
292 modern blues rock
293 brazilian gospel
294 gruperas inmortales
295 dominican pop
296 nyc rap
297 la indie
298 show tunes
299 thrash metal
300 north carolina hip hop
301 power metal
302 ohio hip hop
303 trap brasileiro
304 r&b en espanol
305 afrofuturism
306 plugg
307 shimmer pop
308 deep groove house
309 norwegian pop
310 pop argentino
311 pittsburgh rap
312 dutch edm
313 atl trap
314 candy pop
@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.
2021 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.