griot playlist created by Chosic

Enjoy this playlist of popular griot music. We made this playlist using an algorithm created by our team.

A look at the history of griot

Lists of griot songs from every decade. Click on the decade to view its songs.

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List of griot artists

Here is a list of griot artists on Spotify, ranked based on popularity, who exemplifies the griot genre. You can find out what griot genre sounds like where you can preview artists or sort them the way you want, just click the headers to sort.

                                                                                                                                                 
#namePopularity instrumentalnessdanceabilityenergyacousticnessHappinesstempofollowers
1 55 47 53 45 69 48 117 77044
2 52 1 75 61 23 72 131 151688
3 51 26 52 62 22 40 125 69390
4 46 5 66 55 70 70 115 53869
5 45 54 49 32 89 45 94 14548
6 40 20 70 84 13 59 135 18516
7 39 27 69 66 37 90 122 48069
8 35 4 59 75 41 82 119 32736
9 35 0 68 62 50 71 127 18638
10 34 1 54 44 80 69 106 5399
11 33 39 61 47 72 59 124 5765
12 32 52 50 62 68 55 112 5523
13 31 19 67 49 45 54 132 12275
14 30 1 54 50 59 42 117 6411
15 30 60 63 45 62 71 114 9650
16 29 1 49 77 11 64 128 7126
17 29 6 66 55 60 68 123 5022
18 29 56 57 77 71 84 123 5069
19 28 0 66 77 51 77 107 5778
20 27 0 49 60 75 57 124 9655
21 27 61 53 81 66 82 110 1086
22 26 11 62 64 52 65 122 3014
23 23 10 54 40 63 51 123 857
24 20 0 49 39 48 57 138 3433
25 20 55 53 21 62 20 113 122
26 19 0 66 62 51 71 101 3460
27 19 67 60 28 89 66 111 1361
28 18 75 65 44 88 74 119 256
29 18 17 60 54 43 71 121 1011
30 14 9 59 65 54 63 132 213
31 13 91 44 52 81 67 118 891
32 12 51 62 85 41 74 131 2736
33 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 385
34 10 5 59 41 63 73 122 1155
35 9 10 62 57 38 66 121 2764
36 8 0 66 74 43 70 123 269
37 8 51 50 42 79 61 121 170
38 8 13 69 63 85 72 124 56
39 7 1 59 81 34 75 128 732
40 6 9 58 63 56 70 119 497
41 5 10 62 62 44 66 134 232
42 4 37 54 46 55 51 107 762
43 4 43 51 26 72 57 109 165
44 3 15 51 34 92 66 125 142
45 3 1 68 75 70 74 122 131
46 3 25 55 20 89 44 95 594
47 2 11 49 33 81 70 113 161
48 2 14 51 23 94 31 120 134
49 2 11 60 20 83 75 109 95
50 1 61 54 53 61 44 114 134
51 1 12 59 39 61 82 122 79
52 1 11 57 25 84 50 125 15
53 1 20 72 72 35 69 120 375
54 1 6 57 21 90 67 115 73
55 0 9 68 75 50 73 122 17
56 0 74 61 22 91 85 142 2
57 0 16 60 17 96 66 115 2
58 0 76 56 16 69 12 112 30
59 0 3 52 35 99 65 93 4
60 0 0 62 11 96 43 149 8
61 0 18 59 74 61 77 127 5
62 0 51 63 28 88 76 107 20
63 0 14 54 51 94 72 105 13
64 0 11 56 13 97 56 104 79
65 0 66 68 57 39 82 117 33
66 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 158
67 0 1 65 55 87 79 156 3
68 0 22 50 13 98 53 94 2
69 0 36 50 7 99 89 94 0
70 0 10 62 45 82 62 130 5
71 0 11 56 15 95 81 89 4
72 0 5 60 26 71 67 89 2
73 0 10 49 40 87 78 117 18