Top 10 Worst Music Sub-Genres

Sub genres are usually 2nd genres or just more of a certain genre of music. Example: Punk rock. Punk rock would be a sub genre of both Rock and Punk. They are good sub genres,however they are also terrible sub genres and I`m counting the worst sub genres yet. If you never heard of these sub genres congratulations you learned more about music sub genres! You might see a lot of weird names but I`m not making these sub genres you can look them up yourself!

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1Nu Metal

Bands like Linkin Park created this monstrosity of a sub genre! This is probably the worst alternative metal sub genre and the sound alone of most nu metal I hear just makes me want to turn off the nearest radio I have. - BoredJeff02

I'm surprised to see my favorite subgebre (don't judge) on number 1 - BlueFrostOfThunderClan

2Acid PunkV1 Comment

Basically folk music but not as good. - BoredJeff02

4Hick Rock

Basically alternative Country Rock I guess? - BoredJeff02

5Mechanical Death

It's like Industrial mixed with Metal it's a weird combo. - BoredJeff02


I just don't know how to explain this one. - BoredJeff02


This is a weird sub genre of Punk Rock and the name alone is weird. - BoredJeff02

8Rap Opera

Random items should not be added - Ananya

It's not random it actually exists I used a sub genre website and I literally saw this sub genre so think before you say. - BoredJeff02

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10Romantic Death Metal

Romantic death metal, mechanical death, hick rock? I've never heard of any of these - ryanrimmel

Neither have I... but they all exist somehow don't believe me search them up. - BoredJeff02

These genres are better off separate they just don't work together. Death metal is ok on it's own but not with Romance. - BoredJeff02

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The Contenders

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15Pop Punk

This Punk subgenre is good actually beats Nu Metal anyway. - BoredJeff02

16Black Metal

It's only on here because of it's satanic themes.

17National Socialist Black Metal
18Depressive Suicidal Black Metal
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