English Songs

One of the widely heard genres in world music is that of the English language. In fact, the songs and music of this language are divided in a number of sub-categories, each having a section of niche listeners. The amount of music composed and released each year runs into thousands.

However, not everyone is aware of each of the releases. This is because English songs are albums are produced and sold in every nation that has an English speaking population.

Given here is an exhaustive list of the varied genre under which English music is produced:

A cappella
Abstract hip hop
Acoustic Punk
Acoustic Rock
Acoustic Techno Fusion
Acid croft
Acid house
Acid groove
Acid jazz
Acid rap
Acid rock
Acid techno
Anti-Serious Music
Alternative country
Alternative hip hop
Aware lyrics (also known as alternative rap or Bohemian hip hop)
Alternative metal
Alternative rock
Alternative synth
Ambient
Ambient acoustic
Ambient breakbeat
Ambient dub
Ambient house
Ambient groove
Ambient techno
Ambient trance
American fingerstyle guitar
Anarcho-punk
Anti-folk
Antiphonal
Appalachian folk
Arena rock
Art metal
Art punk
Art rock
Asian Underground
Australian country music
Australian pub rock
Australian hip hop
Australian humour
Australian warmetal
Avant-garde jazz
Avant-garde music
Ballet (music)
Beach music
Beat
Beatboxing
Bebop
Big band music
Big Beat
Big Hip
Black metal
Bluegrass
Blue-eyed soul
Blues
Blues ballad
Blues-rock
Big Drum Dance
Bitpop
Boogie rock
Boogie woogie
Boogaloo
Bouncy techno
Boy band
Brass band
Brass Hop
Britfunk
Britpop
British blues
British folk
British Invasion
Broadside ballad
Broken beat
Brown-eyed soul
Brukdown
Bubblegum pop
Cantopop – western-style pop music from Hong Kong
CCM (Contemporary Christian Music)
Chemical breaks
Chèo
Chill-Out
Chicago house
Chicago blues
Chicago house
Chicago jazz (Dixieland jazz)
Chicago soul
Christian alternative
Christmas carol
Christian Hardcore
Christian hip hop
Christian metal
Christian rock
Classic female blues – early popular form of blues
Classic metal
Classical music
Close harmony
Comedy rock
Comic opera
Concert overture
Conscious Reggae
Cool jazz
Country blues
Country music
Country rock
Countrypolitan
Cow punk
Creative jazz
Crossover music
Dance-pop
Dance-punk
Dancehall
Dark ambient
Dark trance
Darkwave
Delta blues
Deep house
Deep soul
Digital hardcore
Dirty rap
Disco
Disco house
Drum and bass (DNB)
Electric blues
Electric folk
Electro
Electro Backbeat
Electro hop
Electroclash
Electrofunk
Electronic art music
Electronic body music
Electronic music
Electronica
Electropop
English funk
English madrigal
Eurobeat
Eurodance
Europop
Eurotrance
Experimental music
Experimental noise
Experimental rock
Extreme Computer Music
Flower power
Folk metal
Folk music
Folk pop
Folk punk
Folk rock
Forest metal
Freakbeat
Free jazz
Free music
Funk
Funkcore
Funk metal
Funky breaks
Funky highlife
Furniture music
Fusion jazz
Future jazz
Futurepop
Gangsta folk
Gangsta rap
Garage
Garage rock
Garage techno
Gospel music
Gothic metal
Gothic rock
Hair metal
Hardcore hip hop
Hardcore punk
Hardcore techno
Hard bop (hard bebop)
Hard house
Hard rock
Hard Style
Hard techno
Hard trance
Harley Rap
Harmonica blues
Highlife
Highlife fusion
Hillybilly music
Hiplife
Hip hop
Hip hop and soul
Hip house
Hip pop
Hippie metal
Horror punk
House music
Ice metal
Impressionist music
Improvisational
Incidental music
Industrial dance
Industrial music
Industrial musical
Industrial metal
Industrial rock
Instrumental pop
Instrumental rock
Intelligent dance music
Jam rock
Jazz
Jazz blues
Jazz from night
Jazz-funk
Jazz fusion
Jazz groove
Jazz rap
Jig
Jingle
Jungle
Lounge music
Love Metal
Lovers rai
Lovers rock
Magnificat
Meditation
Medieval music
Melodic Death Metal
Melodic music
Melodic trance
Memphis blues
Memphis rap
Memphis soul
Metal
Metalcore
Modern rock
Music drama
Native American gospel
Neo Soul
New Age music
New Instrumental
New Jack Swing
New Romantic
New school hip hop
New Wave of British heavy metal
New Wave
New Weird America
New York blues
New York House
Noise music
Noise pop
Noise rock
Oi!
Old school hip hop
Old time country
Old-time
Opera
Oratorical calypso
Oratorio
Orchestra
Organ trio
Organic house
Organum
Oriental Foxtrot
Piano blues
Piano rock
Pop music
Pop punk
Post-minimalism
Post punk
Post-rock
Post-romanticism
Power electronics
Power metal
Power noise (or rhythmic noise)
Power pop
Prison metal
Program symphony
Progressive Acoustic Urban Math Folk
Progressive electronic music
Progressive house
Progressive metal
Progressive bluegrass
Progressive rock
Progressive trance
Protopunk
Psychedelic music
Psych folk or Psychedelic folk
Psychedelic trance (Psy-trance)
Psychobilly
Psychosomatic trance
Psych-pop
Punk blues
Punk Cabaret
Punk rock
Punta rock
Rainbow Rave
Random dance
Rap
Rap dogba
Rapcore
Rapso
Reggae
Reggae highlife
Reggaeton
Rhapsody
Rhyming spiritual
Rhythm and blues
Rhythmic noise
Rock
Rock opera
Rock and roll
Rockabilly
Rocksteady
Roots reggae
Roots rock
Roots rock reggae
Skate punk
Smooth jazz
Soul blues
Soul jazz
Soul music
Southern Harmony
Southern hip hop
Southern rock
Southern soul
Space age pop
Space music
Space rock
Spacesynth
Spazzjazz
Spectralism
Speedcore
Speed garage
Speed metal
Spirituals
St. Louis blues
St. Louis soul
Surf ballads
Surf instrumental
Surf music
Surf pop
Surf rock
Surgery metal
Sway
Swamp blues
Swamp pop
Swing music
Symphonic black metal
Symphonic poem
Symphony
Synth pop
Synth rock
Synthpunk
Tech house
Techno
Techno-tribal
Technoid
Teen pop
Television themes
Texas blues
The Birmingham Sound
Thrash metal
Truck-driving country
UK garage
Underground music
Urban Cowboy
Video game music
Viking metal
Visual rock
Visual techno
Vocal house
Vocal jazz
Western blues
Western swing
Women’s music
Work song
Worldbeat
World music
World fusion music