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Getting credits on a track

Casual Listener

It would be great if we could get songwriter and producer credits through the API.

 

Somebody on the GitHub issue repo asked two years ago, and nothing has come out of it 😕

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Re: Getting credits on a track

Spotify
Spotify

Hey @kddlb! Thanks for letting us know that this is something you'd like to see. How would you use this API feature if it were available?

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Re: Getting credits on a track

Newbie

Endpoint: https://api.spotify.com/v1/tracks/{id}

Returns:

  • Songwriters
    • external_urls
    • href
    • id
    • name
    • type (like artist, songwriter, producer)
    • uri
  • Producers 
    • external_urls
    • href
    • id
    • name
    • type
    • uri
  • Credits Source (like Epic, Motown, etc.)

 

Endpoint: https://api.spotify.com/v1/songwriter/{id}

Returns:

  • Top 50 contributions (based on numbers of streams)
    • Streams
    • Artists
    • Title
    • Audio Preview
    • Cover Art
    • Release Date
    • Playlist URL for Writer
  • Number of songs written that are available on Spotify
  • Top 10 artist collaboration
  • Writer Info (name, Spotify ID, etc.)

 

Endpoint: https://api.spotify.com/v1/producer/{id}

Returns:

  • Top 50 contributions (based on numbers of streams)
    • Streams
    • Artists
    • Title
    • Audio Preview
    • Cover Art
    • Release Date
    • Playlist URL for producer
  • Number of songs produced that are available on Spotify
  • Top 10 artist collaboration
  • Producer Info (name, Spotify ID, etc.)
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Re: Getting credits on a track

Visitor

I would love to see this feature in the WebAPI.

Is it already scheduled for development?

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