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v2.00 (2020-04-20)
Approximately 350 changes!
ANCIENT
    REPLACED RECORDINGS
        Ancient Chinese
SUB-SAHARAN AFRICAN
    REPLACED GENRES
        Malagasy -> Sante Engage (moved Malagasy to Southeast Asian)
    REPLACED RECORDINGS
        Comorian
        Zinli
        Fuji
        Waka
        Assiko
        Kizomba
GREATER MIDDLE EASTERN
    ADDED GENRES
        Pop Rai
        Assyrian Folk
        Bandari
        Azmari
        Syriac Chant
        Bedouin Folk
    REMOVED GENRES
        Anasheed
        Arabic Pop
        Ghazal
        Özgün Müzik
        Turkish
        Arabic
    REPLACED GENRES
        Coptic -> Tishoumaren
    REPLACED RECORDINGS
        Berber
        Tuareg
        Sahrawi
        Israeli
        Dabke
    MOVED GENRES (to European)
        Armenian Folk
        Armenian
        Armenian Church
        Armenian Church
        Rabiz
        Avar
        Chechen
        Circassian
        Georgian
        Ossetian
SOUTH ASIAN
    ADDED GENRES
        Punjabi
        Rajasthani
        Gujararti
        Marathi
        Romani
        Bhojpuri
        Odia
        Assamesse
        Nepali
        Telugu
        Tamil
        Urumi
        Kannada
    REMOVED GENRES
        Newa
        Sri Lankan
        Kirtan
        Baila
        Bhangra
        Filmi
        Pop Ghazal
        Rigsar
    REPLACED GENRES
        Carnatic Classical #5 -> Odissi Classical
CENTRAL ASIAN
    ADDED GENRES
        Sakha #2
    REMOVED GENRES
        Chuvash
        Mongolian Traditional
        Samoyedic
        Ainu
    MOVED GENRES (to Southeast Asian)
        Tibetan
        Zhabdro
    REPLACED RECORDINGS
        Buryat
        Kalmyk
        Khakas
EAST ASIAN
    REPLACED GENRES
        Joruri -> Techno Kayo
    REPLACED RECORDINGS
        Ryukoka
        Mandopop
        Shaoxing Opera
        Tsugaru Shamisen
        Trot
SOUTHEAST ASIAN
    ADDED GENRES
        Molam
        Mahori
        Luk Krung
        Malay
        Philippine
        Gondang
        Indigenous Taiwanese
        Kecak
        Pakacaping
        Kuda Lumping
        Pop Sunda
    REMOVED GENRES
        Kliningan
        Southeast Asian Folk
        Keroncong
        Luk Thung
        Hmong Folk
        Gamelan Gong Kebyar
        Gamelan
        Kulintang
        Cacklempong
        Saluang Klasik
    MOVED GENRES (from Central Asian)
        Tibetan
        Tibetan
        Zhabdro
        Bhutanese
        Bhutanese
    MOVED GENRES (from Sub-Saharan African)
        Malagasy Folk
OCEANIAN
    ADDED GENRES
        Samoan
        Austronesian
        Gondang
        Pakacaping
    REMOVED GENRES
        Micronesian Traditional
        Melanesian Traditional
        Fijian
        Indigenous Australian
    REPLACED GENRES
        Hawaiian -> Slack Key Guitar
    REPLACED RECORDINGS
        Māori Traditional
EUROPEAN
    ADDED GENRES
        Fado de Coimbra
        Serbian Folk
        Faroese Folk
        Joik
        Mari Folk
        Albanian Folk #2
        Sicilian Folk
        Sardinian Folk
        Walloon Folk
        Musette
        Chanson a Texte
        Gascon Folk
        Sardanas
    REMOVED GENRES
        Slavic Folk
        Sevdalinka
        Balkan Brass Band
        Balkan Pop-Folk
        Musika Popullore
        Turbo-Folk
        Chalga
        Manele
        Cantu a Tenore
        Ghana
        Cancion Melodica
        Cuple
        Copla
        Tonada
        Celtic Folk
        Breton Celtic Folk
        Bagad
        Cornish Folk
        Sean-nos
        Manx Folk
        Gaelic Psalm
        Pibroch
        Pipe Band
        Shetland and Orkney
    REPLACED GENRES
        Flamenco #2 -> Rumba Flamenca
        German Folk #2 -> Alsatian Folk
        Revue -> Australian Folk
        Chanson -> Chanson Realiste
    MOVED GENRES (from Greater Middle Eastern)
        Armenian Folk
        Armenian Church
        Georgian Folk
        Chechen Folk
        Avar Folk
        Circassian Folk
        Abkhazian Folk
    REPLACED RECORDINGS
        Dimiotika
        Aegean Islands Folk
        Rumba Catalana
        Pimba
        Slovenian Folk
        German Folk
        Hungarian Folk
        Basque Folk
        French Folk
        Breton Folk
        Sevillanas
        Belarusian Folk
LATIN AMERICAN
    ADDED GENRES
        Axe
        Baiao
        Brega
        Lambada
        Sertenejo de Raiz
        Sertanejo Romantico
    REMOVED GENRES
        Candomble
        Forro
        Charimbo
        Mangue Beat
        Maxixe
        Repente
    REPLACED GENRES
        Bomba -> Gaita Zuliana
    REPLACED RECORDINGS
        Ranchera
        Salsa
        Bambuco
        Marinera
        Tondero
        Cuarteto
NORTH AMERICAN
    REPLACED RECORDINGS
        Contemporary Folk
        Traditional Pop
        Barbershop
        Canadian Folk
CARIBBEAN
    REPLACED RECORDINGS
        Fungi
EUROPEAN CLASSICAL
    REPLACED GENRES
        Plainsong #2 -> Jewish-Christian Liturgial
        Ars Subtilior #2 -> Polyphonic Chant
        Futurism -> Modern Classical
        Futurism -> Modern Classical
        Modern Classical -> Serialism
        Modern Classical -> Integral Serialism
        Zarzuela -> Musical Theatre
        Volkstumliche Musik -> Musical Theatre
    REPLACED RECORDINGS        
        Gregorian Chant
        Renaissance
        Renaissance
        Renaissance
        Renaissance
        Renaissance
        Baroque
        Baroque
        Baroque
        Baroque
        Baroque
        Baroque
        Baroque
        Baroque
        Baroque
        Baroque
        Baroque (one of them passed to Classical Period)
        Classical Period (one of them passed from Baroque)
        Classical Period
        Classical Period
        Classical Period
        Classical Period
        Classical Period
        Classical Period
        Classical Period
        Classical Period
        Romanticism
        Romanticism
        Romanticism
        Romanticism
        Romanticism
        Romanticism
        Romanticism
        Romanticism
        Romanticism
        Romanticism
        Romanticism
        Romanticism
        Romanticism
        Romanticism
        Impressionism
        Impressionism
        Impressionism
        Modern Classical
        Modern Classical
        Modern Classical
        Expressionism
        Serialism
        Integral Serialism
        Stochastic
        Sonorism
        Ragtime
        Cabaret
        Operetta
        Schlager
JAZZ
    REPLACED GENRES
        Soul Jazz -> Flamenco Jazz
        Afro-Jazz -> Arabic Jazz
        Avant-Garde Jazz -> Spiritual Jazz
        Avant-Garde Jazz -> Spiritual Jazz
        Avant-Garde Jazz -> Yass
        Avant-Garde Jazz -> Jazz Poetry
        Avant-Garde Jazz -> Progressive Big Band
    REPLACED RECORDINGS
        New Orleans Brass Band
        Dixieland
        Big Band
        British Dance Band
        Swing Revival
        Bebop
        Hard Bop
        Post-Bop
        Free Jazz
        Free Jazz
        ECM Style Jazz
        Smooth Jazz
        Smooth Jazz
        Smooth Jazz
        Smooth Jazz
RHYTHM & BLUES AND HIP HOP
    REPLACED GENRES
        Bubblegum -> New Orleans R&B
        K-Pop -> Boogie
        Spacesynth -> Space Disco
        Roots Reggae -> Digital Dancehall
        Lovers Rock -> Bubbling
        Instrumental Hip Hop -> Lo-Fi Hip Hop
        Illbient -> Wonky
        Gangsta Rap -> East Coast Hip Hop #2
    REPLACED RECORDINGS
        Rhythm & Blues
        Neosoul
        Disco
        Italo Disco
        Eurobeat
        Contemporary R&B
        Contemporary R&B
        Jamaican Ska
        Rocksteady
        Dancehall
        Ragga
        Reggaeton
        Turntablism
        Jerk Rap
        Hardcore Hip Hop
        Pop Rap
        Instrumental Hip Hop
        Neurohop
ROCK
    Reduced Psychedelic Rock category by five recordings
    Increased Rock & Roll category by five recordings
    ADDED GENRES
        Vocal Surf
        Beat Music
        Boogie Rock
        Mod
        Soft Rock
    REMOVED GENRES
        Psychedelic Rock
        Psychedelic Pop
        Progressive Pop
        Heavy Psych
        Heavy Metal
    REPLACED GENRES
        Neo-Prog -> Funk Rock
        Avant-Prog #2 -> Caterbury Scene
        Crust Punk -> D-Beat
        Grunge -> Oi!
        Japanese Hardcore -> New York Hardcore
        Noisecore -> Crossover Thrash
        Cybergrind -> Trancecore
        Coldwave -> Noise Rock
        NWOBHM -> Heavy Metal
        Indietronica -> Shibuya-kei
    REPLACED RECORDINGS
        Rock & Roll
        Surf Rock
        British Rhythm & Blues
        Folk Rock
        Acid Rock
        AOR
        Progressive Rock
        Folk Metal
        Black Metal
        Proto-Punk
        Synthpop
        Neue Deutsche Welle
        Hardcore Punk
        Melodic Metalcore
        Neo-Psychedelia
        Alternative Dance
        Darkwave
        Ambient Pop
        Screamo
        Math Rock
        Indie Pop
        Chamber Pop
        Slowcore
        Alternative Metal
ELECTRONIC DANCE
    Reduced Techno category by five recordings
    Increased Trance category by five recordings
    ADDED GENRES
        Goa Trance
        Psybient
        Euro-Trance
        Hardstyle
        Jumpstyle
    REMOVED GENRES
        Wonky Techno
        IDM #2
        IDM #3
        Drill n Bass
        Flashcore
    REPLACED GENRES
        House -> Chicago House #2
        Tribal House -> UK Hard House
        Balearic Beat -> Ambient Dub
        Hard House -> Italo House
        Complextro -> Big Room
        Techno -> Electro
        Acidcore -> Bleep Techno
        Ambient Trance -> Tech Trance
        Ragga Jungle -> Breakbeat Hardcore #2
        Drum & Bass #2 -> Dancefloor Drum & Bass
        Broken Beat -> Halftime
        Big Beat -> Drill n Bass (Big Beat moved to Other)
    REPLACED RECORDINGS
        Garege House
        Chicago House
        Acid House
        Deep House
        Nu-Disco
        Ambient House
        Ghetto House
        Ghettotech
        Baltimore Club
        Juke
        Synthwave
        Industrial Techno
        Minimal Techno
        Freetekno
        Hardcore EDM
        Gabber
        Speedcore
        Acid Trance
        Progressive Trance
        Uplifting Trance
        Dream Trance
        Ibiza Trance
        Liquid Funk
        Digital Hardcore
        Drum & Bass
        Hardstep
        Jump-Up
        Techstep
        Darkstep
        Neurofunk
        Drumfunk
        Jazzstep
        Speed Garage
        Bassline
        Grime
        Weightless
        Deconstructed Club
EXPERIMENTAL
    ADDED GENRES
        Hypnagogic Pop
        Chillwave
        Witch House
    REMOVED GENRES
        Field Recordings #2
    MOVED GENRES (to Non-Music)
        Nature Recordings
        Animal Sounds
        Anthropogenic Recordings
        Field Recordings
    MOVED GENRES (from Non-Music)
        Sound Poetry
        Animal Music
    REPLACED GENRES
        Electroacoustic -> Electronic
        Space Ambient #2 -> Progressive Electronic #3
        Indeterminacy -> Plunderphonics
        Other -> Nightcore
        Anti-Music -> Glitch
        Anti-Music -> Sound Art
    REPLACED RECORDINGS
        New Age
        Tribal Ambient
        Ambient #1
        Ambient #2
        Sound Collage
        Turntable
        Mashup
        Post-Minimalism
        Progressive Electronic #2
        Space Ambient #1
        Free Improvisation #3
        EAI #1
        Noise #2
        Harsh Noise
        Harsh Noise Wall
        Reductionism #1
        Reductionism #2
        Onkyo #1
        Onkyo #2
        Polystylism
OTHER
    Reduced Industrial category by five recordings
    Added Breakbeat category of five recordings
    ADDED GENRES
        Breakbeat
        Big Beat (previously under Electronic Dance)
        Nu-Skool Breaks
        Psybreaks
        Progressive Breaks
    REMOVED GENRES
        Industrial #2
        Industrial #3
        Post-Industrial
        Power Electronics #2
        Power Noise #2
    REPLACED GENRES
        Easy Listening -> Lounge #2
        16-bit -> FM Synthesis
        Video Game Music -> Sequencer & Tracker
    REPLACED RECORDINGS
        Electroclash
        Dark Electro
        New Beat
        Ritual Ambient
NON-MUSIC
    REMOVED GENRES
        Spoken Word #1
        Spoken Word #2
    MOVED GENRES (to Experimental)
        Sound Poetry
        Animal Music
    MOVED GENRES (from Experimental)
        Nature Recordings
        Animal Sounds
        Field Recordings
        Anthropogenic Recordings
    REPLACED GENRES
        Field Recordings #2 -> Sounds and Effects
        Stand-Up Comedy -> Comedy
        Interview -> Poetry
    REPLACED RECORDINGS
        Sound and Effects
        Animal Sounds

v1.08 (2019-06-11)
Minimalism and Progressive Electronic switched places with Free Improvisation and Noise.
New Age and Ambient switched places.
Beat Poetry replaced with Sound Poetry.
REPLACED
Hardcore Punk: Germs - (GI) (1979) with Black Flag - The First Four Years (1978-1981)
Thrash Metal: Slayer - Show No Mercy (1983) with Metallica - Kill 'Em All (1983)
Synth Punk: Suicide - Suicide (1977) with Units - Digital Stimulation (1980)
Jangle Pop: The Church - Of Skins and Heart (1981) with Orange Juice - The Glasgow School (1978-1981)
Indie Pop: Orange Juice - You Can't Hide Your Love Forever (1982) with The Go-Betweens - The Lost Album (1978-1979)
Big Band: Paul Whiteman - King Of Jazz (1920-1927) with Paul Whiteman - Volume 1 (1920-1934)
Alternative R&B: Jamie Woon - Wayfaring Stranger (2007) with Jamie Woon - Mirrorwriting (2011)
Nubian Music: Hamza el Din - Music of Nubia (1964) with Various - The Music of Islam - Volume 3 - Music of the Nubians (1998)
Mande Music: Various - Authenticité - The Syliphone Years - Guinea's Orchestres Nationaux and Federaux (1965-1980) with Various - In Griot Time - String Music From Mali (2000)
Beat Poetry: removed Jack Kerouac & Steve Allen - Poetry for the Beat Generation (1959)
Sound Poetry: added Kurt Schwitters - Ursonate (1923-1932)

v1.07 (2019-06-03)
Re-ordered romantic composers (need to find a better categorization scheme)
REPLACED
Electro House: Flat Beat with Mr. Oizo - M-Seq (1998)
UK Funky: Do You Mind with Supa D - Rinse - 03 (2008)
Drone Metal: Lysol with Earth - Extra-Capsular Extraction (1991)
Acid House: I've Lost Control with Phuture - Acid Tracks (1985)
Synthpop (Rock): Songs From the Big Chair with Gary Numan - The Pleasure Principle (1979)
Altai Traditional: Алтайские героические сказания with Sibérie 10 - Le chant des montagnes d'or (2005)
Bebop: Charlie Parker - Jazz Archives - Number 88 - Early Bird (1940-1945) with Charlie Parker - The Complete Birth of Bebop (1940-1945)
Romanticism: Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 5 (1808) with Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 3 (1804)
Hard Rock: Led Zeppelin - Led Zeppelin (1969) with Steppenwolf - Steppenwolf (1968)

v1.06 (2019-05-19)
Shortened description.
Reduced all recordings to just one genre (no explicit multiple genre representation).
Renamed all genres in accordance to RYM genre names (with the exception of 11 genres) with the difference that the backing " Music" got removed from all genres.
Moved the EBM genres from the Industrial category to the Synthpop category
REPLACED:
Trap Rap: T.I. with Young Jeezy - Let's Get It - Thug Motivation 101 (2005)
Exotica: Mondo Exotica with Yma Sumac - Voice of the Xtabay (1950)
Space Age Pop: Music Out of the Moon with Esquivel - Other Worlds, Other Sounds (1958)
Lounge: Whipped Cream & Other Delights with Henry Mancini - Breakfast at Tiffany's (1961)
Cocktail: The Moog Cookbook with Combustible Edison - I, Swinger (1994)
Ambient: Music for Airports with Walter Carlos - Sonic Seasonings (1972)
East Coast Hip Hop: Grand Wizard Theodore & Mean Gene - 3rd Avenue Ballroom (1977) with L. Brothers vs. Herculords - Bronx River Centre (1978)
Post-Nightcore: Post-Nightcore is Dead with Arashi-bu - 終わらないCORE - Oh! What A Nightcore (2016)
Microhouse: 808 the Bassqueen with Isolée - Beau mot plage (1998)

v1.05 (2019-05-10)
Changed the order of some categories.
Forgot to rename the chart for this update, so its actually labeled as v1.04

v1.04 (2019-04-19)
REPLACED:
Rock & Roll: Loud Fast and Out of Control with Bloodshot Eyes: The Best of Wynonie Harris (1947-1954)
UK Bass: Untold's Kingdom with Ben UFO's FACT mix
Italo-Disco: Disco Italia - Essential Italo Disco Classics with I-Robots - Italo Electro Disco Underground Classics
Brostep: Coki's Spongebob with FabricLive 37

v1.03 (2019-02-27)
REPLACED:
Cloud Rap: Viper with Lil B
Bubblegum Bass: Dux Content with A. G. Cook
Post-Punk: Pere Ubu - The Modern Dance (1976-1977) with Pere Ubu - The Hearpen Singles (1975-1977)
Post-Hardcore: Minutemen - What Makes a Man Start Fires? (1983) with Minutemen - My First Bells (1980-1983)
Pimba: Daniel Saraiva with Quim Barreiros
Indietronica: Family with Trembling Blue Stars
Bard Music: Vladimir Vysotsky with Mikhail Ancharov
Shoegaze: My Bloody Valentine - Isn't Anything (1988) with My Bloody Valentine - You Made Me Realise (1988)
Jangle Pop: The Go-Betweens with The Church
Indie Pop: The Smiths with Orange Juice
Surf Rock: Beach Boys with Santo & Johnny

v1.02 (2019-02-24)
REPLACED:
16-Bit: Super Mario World with F-Zero
Chiptune: Megaman 2 with Haruomi Hosono
Neo-Psychedelia: The Soft Boys - Underwater Moonlight (1980) with The Soft Boys - A Can of Bees (1979)
Indie Rock: Camper Van Beethoven - Telephone Free Landslide Victory (1985) with Dinosaur - Dinosaur (1985)
Ambient Techno: Aphex Twin - Selected Ambient Works (1985-1992) with Carl Craig - Elements (1989-1990)
Brostep: Excision with Coki
Metal: redone completely (5 black and 5 death reduced to 2 black and 2 death, added 1 of glam, djent, folk, groove, drone, atmospheric sludge)

v1.01 (2019-02-20)
New format for better usability.
More complete description.
REPLACED:
Happy Hardcore: Various - United Dance - Volume Four (1996) with Slipmatt - 1-5+ (1993-1996)
Cloud Rap: Airospace - 戦場ヶ原 ひたぎ - Volume 2 (2013) with Bones - Scumbag (2013)
Grindcore: Repulsion - Horrified (1986) with Napalm Death - Scum (1987)
Noise Rock: Chrome - Alien Soundtracks (1977) with Birthday Party - Birthday Party (1980)
Power Pop: Badfinger - No Dice (1970) with Badfinger - Magic Christian Music (1969)
Math Rock: Don Caballero - For Respect (1993) with Don Caballero - Singles Breaking Up: Volume 1 (1992-1997)
Post-Rock: Slint - Spiderland with Bark Psychosis - Independency (1989-1992)
UK Bass: Shackleton - Fabric 55 with Untold - Kingdom / Purify / Test Signal (2008)
Crossover Thrash with Thrashcore

v1.00 (2019-02-14)
Created Chart