Music Genres List

  • Blues
  • Classical
  • Country
  • Easy Listening
  • Electronic
  • Folk
    • Contemporary
    • Traditional
  • Hip Hop
  • Jazz
  • Metal
  • Other
    • Avant-garde and Experimental
    • Ballroom Dance
    • Children’s Music
    • Dance Music
    • Marches Bands
    • Military Music
    • National Anthems
    • Video Game Music
  • Pop
  • Punk
  • R&B and Soul
  • Religious
    • Buddhist Music
    • Christian Music
    • Hymn
    • Liturgical Music
  • Rock
  • World
    • African
    • Asian
    • Caribbean
    • Latin

Got Something for Music Genres List?

There are many different types of music. Some of the genres you’ve probably heard of are: Rock, Classical, Jazz, and Hip-Hop, but there are so many more! Let’s explore some more genres.

1. Rock is a genre that originated in the 1950s. It was created as a fusion of Blues and Country music.

2. Classical is a genre that came about in the 1750s. It developed from Baroque music, which began in 1600.

3. Jazz is a genre that started around 1920 in New Orleans, Louisiana. It was influenced by Ragtime and Blues music.

4. Hip-Hop is a genre that was developed by African American and Latino Americans in the 1970s in New York City.

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