Playing via Spotify Playing via YouTube
Skip to YouTube video

Loading player…

Scrobble from Spotify?

Connect your Spotify account to your account and scrobble everything you listen to, from any Spotify app on any device or platform.

Connect to Spotify


A new version of is available, to keep everything running smoothly, please reload the site.

# track.getInfo

Get the metadata for a track on using the artist/track name or a musicbrainz id.

# Example URLs

JSON: /2.0/?method=track.getInfo&api_key=YOUR_API_KEY&artist=cher&track=believe&format=json
XML: /2.0/?method=track.getInfo&api_key=YOUR_API_KEY&artist=cher&track=believe

# Params

mbid (Optional) : The musicbrainz id for the track
track (Required (unless mbid)] : The track name
artist (Required (unless mbid)] : The artist name
username (Optional) : The username for the context of the request. If supplied, the user's playcount for this track and whether they have loved the track is included in the response.
autocorrect[0|1] (Optional) : Transform misspelled artist and track names into correct artist and track names, returning the correct version instead. The corrected artist and track name will be returned in the response.
api_key (Required) : A API key.

# Auth

This service does not require authentication.

# Sample Response

  <streamable fulltrack="1">1</streamable>
  <album position="1">
    <image size="small"></image>
    <image size="medium"></image>
    <image size="large"></image>
    <published>Sun, 27 Jul 2008 15:44:58 +0000</published>

# Attributes

  • duration : In milliseconds
  • fulltrack : An attribute value of 1 indicates a full length preview is available for streaming
  • streamable : A tag value of 1 indicates a 30 second preview of this song is available for streaming

# 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
  • 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
  • 29 : Rate limit exceeded - Your IP has made too many requests in a short period

API Calls