Last.fm Web Services

user.getPersonalTags

Get the user's personal tags

Example URLs

JSON: /2.0/?method=user.getpersonaltags&user=rj&tag=rock&taggingtype=artist&api_key=YOUR...
XML: /2.0/?method=user.getpersonaltags&user=rj&tag=rock&taggingtype=artist&api_key=YOUR...

Params

user (Required) : The user who performed the taggings.
tag (Required) : The tag you're interested in.
taggingtype[artist|album|track] (Required) : The type of items which have been tagged
limit (Optional) : The number of results to fetch per page. Defaults to 50.
page (Optional) : The page number to fetch. Defaults to first page.
api_key (Required) : A Last.fm API key.

Auth

This service does not require authentication.

Sample Response

<taggings user="RJ" tag="rock" page="1" perPage="50" totalPages="1" total="11">
  <artists>
    <artist>
      <name>John Hammond</name>
      <mbid>d83e599c-2d5a-44ec-b727-587e1455b1b5</mbid>
      <url>http://www.last.fm/music/John+Hammond</url>
      <streamable>1</streamable>
      <image size="small">http://userserve-ak.last.fm/serve/34/255418.jpg</image>
      <image size="medium">http://userserve-ak.last.fm/serve/64/255418.jpg</image>
      <image size="large">http://userserve-ak.last.fm/serve/126/255418.jpg</image>
      <image size="extralarge">http://userserve-ak.last.fm/serve/252/255418.jpg</image>
      <image size="mega">http://userserve-ak.last.fm/serve/_/255418/John+Hammond.jpg</image>
    </artist>
  </artists>
</taggings>

Errors

  • 2 : Invalid service - This service does not exist
  • 3 : Invalid Method - No method with that name in this package
  • 4 : Authentication Failed - You do not have permissions to access the service
  • 5 : Invalid format - This service doesn't exist in that format
  • 6 : Invalid parameters - Your request is missing a required parameter
  • 7 : Invalid resource specified
  • 8 : Operation failed - Something else went wrong
  • 9 : Invalid session key - Please re-authenticate
  • 10 : Invalid API key - You must be granted a valid key by last.fm
  • 11 : Service Offline - This service is temporarily offline. Try again later.
  • 13 : Invalid method signature supplied
  • 16 : There was a temporary error processing your request. Please try again
  • 26 : Suspended API key - Access for your account has been suspended, please contact Last.fm
  • 29 : Rate limit exceeded - Your IP has made too many requests in a short period