Web Services


Get the metadata and tracklist for an album on using the album name or a musicbrainz id.

Example URLs

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artist (Required (unless mbid)] : The artist name
album (Required (unless mbid)] : The album name
mbid (Optional) : The musicbrainz id for the album
autocorrect[0|1] (Optional) : Transform misspelled artist names into correct artist names, returning the correct version instead. The corrected artist name will be returned in the response.
username (Optional) : The username for the context of the request. If supplied, the user's playcount for this album is included in the response.
lang (Optional) : The language to return the biography in, expressed as an ISO 639 alpha-2 code.
api_key (Required) : A API key.


This service does not require authentication.

Sample Response

  <releasedate>6 Apr 1999, 00:00</releasedate>
  <image size="small">...</image>
  <image size="medium">...</image>
  <image size="large">...</image>
    <track rank="1">
      <streamable fulltrack="0">1</streamable>
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