Techno is now Beatport’s most popular genre

The International Music Summit held in Ibiza released their latest business report containing industry growth trends of 2016. Out of the various topics and data presented, an incredibly interesting fact about Techno rose up. Apparently, Techno has beat out Deep House and Tech House on the Beatport charts, making it the portal’s most popular genre.



The study also finds Drum & Bass as the quickest rising genre and sadly highlights the fall of trance. The IMS report also reveals the growth of the electronic music industry, streaming services & sales and much more. You can read the full study and analysis here.