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2 dance pop
3 rap
4 rock
5 hip hop
6 urbano latino
7 pop rap
8 edm
9 reggaeton
10 trap
11 modern rock
12 latin pop
13 r&b
14 pop dance
15 classic rock
16 musica mexicana
17 trap latino
18 permanent wave
19 mellow gold
20 post-teen pop
21 tropical house
22 nueva musica mexicana
23 soft rock
24 album rock
25 alternative metal
26 k-pop
27 canadian pop
28 pop rock
29 filmi
30 electropop
31 desi pop
32 urban contemporary
33 contemporary country
34 electro house
35 country
36 melodic rap
37 modern bollywood
38 southern hip hop
39 indie pop
40 hard rock
41 adult standards
42 uk pop
43 nu metal
44 latin hip hop
45 alternative rock
46 rock en espanol
47 corrido
48 sad sierreno
49 tropical
50 art pop
51 gangster rap
52 ranchera
53 neo mellow
54 alt z
55 singer-songwriter
56 atl hip hop
57 viral rap
58 country road
59 new wave pop
60 arrocha
61 colombian pop
62 underground hip hop
63 french hip hop
64 latin alternative
65 folk rock
66 pop urbaine
67 norteno
68 art rock
69 country rock
70 mexican pop
71 funk carioca
72 latin rock
73 j-pop
74 german hip hop
75 reggaeton colombiano
76 sierreno
77 sertanejo universitario
78 soul
79 metal
80 sertanejo
81 europop
82 k-pop boy group
83 chicago rap
84 reggaeton flow
85 house
86 neo soul
87 latin arena pop
88 indie rock
89 corridos tumbados
90 hip pop
91 canadian hip hop
92 sertanejo pop
93 canadian contemporary r&b
94 modern alternative rock
95 toronto rap
96 k-pop girl group
97 post-grunge
98 new wave
99 indie folk
100 stomp and holler
101 banda
102 blues rock
103 conscious hip hop
104 trap argentino
105 indonesian pop
106 viral pop
107 pop punk
108 bedroom pop
109 italian hip hop
110 spanish pop
111 dark trap
112 rap metal
113 psychedelic rock
114 new romantic
115 east coast hip hop
116 desi hip hop
117 funk
118 francoton
119 emo rap
120 quiet storm
121 miami hip hop
122 puerto rican pop
123 hoerspiel
124 indie poptimism
125 argentine hip hop
126 indie soul
127 west coast rap
128 boy band
129 alternative r&b
130 slap house
131 alternative hip hop
132 glam rock
133 sad rap
134 lounge
135 sleep
136 piano rock
137 electronica
138 argentine rock
139 punjabi pop
140 progressive house
141 rap francais
142 uk dance
143 punk
144 indietronica
145 turkish pop
146 mpb
147 australian pop
148 folk
149 disco
150 detroit hip hop
151 ccm
152 drift phonk
153 pop edm
154 big room
155 german pop
156 vapor trap
157 metropopolis
158 tamil pop
159 metalcore
160 pagode
161 swedish pop
162 opm
163 anime
164 hardcore hip hop
165 classical
166 mexican hip hop
167 garage rock
168 urbano espanol
169 talent show
170 chill r&b
171 roots rock
172 indie r&b
173 italian pop
174 rap rock
175 heartland rock
176 nigerian pop
177 hollywood
178 folk-pop
179 french pop
180 worship
181 synthpop
182 christian music
183 british soul
184 yacht rock
185 lgbtq+ hip hop
186 dance rock
187 pop nacional
188 escape room
189 grupera
190 soundtrack
191 memphis hip hop
192 progressive electro house
193 polish hip hop
194 uk hip hop
195 j-rock
196 pop venezolano
197 vocal jazz
198 sad lo-fi
199 pop r&b
200 j-poprock
201 contemporary r&b
202 funk mtg
203 glam metal
204 mariachi
205 rock-and-roll
206 easy listening
207 alternative dance
208 italian adult pop
209 forro
210 gen z singer-songwriter
211 new french touch
212 classic soul
213 lo-fi beats
214 funk metal
215 pluggnb
216 brazilian rock
217 christian alternative rock
218 bolero
219 dirty south rap
220 funk rj
221 trap italiana
222 trap triste
223 dream pop
224 beatlesque
225 aesthetic rap
226 rap conscient
227 brostep
228 salsa
229 world worship
230 new americana
231 modern country rock
232 melancholia
233 cantautor
234 eurodance
235 mandopop
236 british invasion
237 queens hip hop
238 orchestral soundtrack
239 cali rap
240 classic bollywood
241 melodic drill
242 russian hip hop
243 grunge
244 pop soul
245 trap queen
246 mexican rock
247 dutch pop
248 melodic metalcore
249 pixel
250 brazilian hip hop
251 emo
252 pop reggaeton
253 g funk
254 symphonic rock
255 australian dance
256 trance
257 new orleans rap
258 urbano chileno
259 white noise
260 bachata
261 outlaw country
262 country pop
263 kleine hoerspiel
264 compositional ambient
265 trap brasileiro
266 dfw rap
267 trap boricua
268 brooklyn drill
269 screamo
270 new rave
271 bubblegum pop
272 rockabilly
273 funk rock
274 nova mpb
275 florida rap
276 sheffield indie
277 chanson
278 progressive rock
279 japanese teen pop
280 industrial metal
281 r&b en espanol
282 turkish rock
283 dancehall
284 oklahoma country
285 barbadian pop
286 gruperas inmortales
287 urbano mexicano
288 german rock
289 german trap
290 show tunes
291 atl trap
292 brazilian gospel
293 plugg
294 turkish trap
295 neo-classical
296 australian rock
297 country dawn
298 uk contemporary r&b
299 modern indie pop
300 bossa nova
301 lo-fi chill
302 shimmer pop
303 dutch edm
304 baroque pop
305 turkish hip hop
306 britpop
307 norwegian pop
308 power metal
309 dutch hip hop
310 downtempo
311 texas country
312 anime rock
313 reggae fusion
314 girl group
315 funk ostentacao
316 axe
317 social media pop
318 pittsburgh rap
319 electronic trap
320 north carolina hip hop
321 acoustic pop
322 old school thrash
323 polish trap
324 afrofuturism
325 vapor soul
326 video game music
327 sophisti-pop
328 afropop
329 pop argentino
330 lo-fi indie
331 modern blues rock
332 hyperpop
333 deep house
334 punjabi hip hop
335 lilith
336 nyc rap
337 la indie
338 candy pop
339 indiecoustica
@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 Canonical Path lets you wander around non-randomly 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.
2022 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.