Last.fm API

Last.fm
The Last.fm API gives users the ability to build programs using Last.fm data, whether on the web, the desktop or mobile devices. The RESTful API allows for read and write access to the full slate of last.fm music data resources - albums, artists, playlists, events, users, and more. It allows users to call methods that respond in either XML or JSON.
Specs
http://www.last.fm
http://www.last.fm/api
Music
Text, XML, RSS, REST
XSPF
No
office@last.fm
API Key
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Developers (142)
API Mashups (244)
  • etrigg leverages multiple APIs to help you find events and happenings nearby your current location. Simply allow etrigg access to your location and sift through the options until you find your...
  • Premiumshared.com is mp3 search engine that leverages the 4shared and Last.fm APIs.
  • Fathom leverages the Rdio and Last.fm APIs to provide an immersive music service. With each click, Fathom provides new artists and songs that adhere to the users preferences.
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Source Code
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Ripped Records Source Code Ripped Records Source Code
Ripped Records shows upcoming concerts in Edinburgh and Glasgow, Scotland. The code is open-sourced and based on the Django platform using Python.
Create a gig guide with Adobe Flex and Last.FM Create a gig guide with Adobe Flex and Last.FM
Deprecated
This free tutorial show you how to use the Last.FM API from Adobe Flex.
PHP Class for Last.FM API PHP Class for Last.FM API
PHP Last.fm API is a class which allows you to quickly and easily access the Last.fm API to get information from their database about: albums, artists, events, geo locations, groups, user libraries, playlist, tags, tracks and users.
Last.fm ActionScript Last.fm ActionScript
This is an ActionScript wrapper for Flash that gives quick access all the available Last.fm music web services.
Python Audioscrobbler WS Python Audioscrobbler WS
From the site:python-audioscrobblerws is a Python interface to the Last.fm Audioscrobbler webservice API.
Scrobbler Ruby for Last.fm Scrobbler Ruby for Last.fm
Scrobbler is a Ruby wrapper for the Audioscrobbler web services, now part of Last.fm.
Java wrapper for Last.fm API Java wrapper for Last.fm API
Java wrapper for the Last.fm API.

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Developers (142)
Username Name Mashup / Resource

pwtempuser
pwtempuser pwtempuser etrigg.com

etrigg
etrigg.com

pwtempuser
pwtempuser pwtempuser Premiumshared.com

ithoib
Premiumshared.com

pwtempuser
pwtempuser pwtempuser Fathom

pwtempuser
pwtempuser pwtempuser re/spin

nickshears
Music Updated

javiergarciaesteban
Javier García Videva

pwtempuser
pwtempuser pwtempuser MP3 JA

andy123
MusicNectar

stabiilize
Soundcry

ShowHear
Austin City Limits Music Festival radio

siquick
Sound Shelter - An electronic music discovery engine

pwtempuser
pwtempuser pwtempuser WoMEn index

DocFlay
Seesu

iambibhas
Bibhas Chandra Debnath NoisyWave

mes0921
Music Spider

ShowHear
ShowHear

girasquid
Beathound

anliberant
Photohab

stevestring
Sweet Soundtrack

jocool
YOUZEEK

wulffeld
Martin Wulffeld Setlisting

dimd
Recordlective

automagically
Automagical.ly

morion4000
Molamp

Muskie
Muskie's Favourite Quotation Mashup

myredhotcar
Spot.fm

richseam
Richseam

psyanoid
Periodic Table of Heavy Metal

pwtempuser
pwtempuser pwtempuser Popify

ryeager
We-Wired Web

hycke
Hycke

filmingtheclouds
Last.fm top tracks chart generator

accavdar
Abdullah Cetin CAVDAR Ivy FM - Discover new music every day

hmgauna
Inflooenz

bubbasmith
BizScrambler

dylan8902
Dylan Jones Now Playing on BBC Radio

urbanapps
SimpleScrobbler

atiredmachine
Bandcamp Scrobbler

iamapanda
Matthis de Wit MusicWall

maxroucool
SpotiLast

pwtempuser
pwtempuser pwtempuser Dj ACC

splitfeed
Niklas Nilsson BandStalk

adolfoabegg
Mood Music

jami
Lookzi

lyricat
Evan Lyricat

robbie_hinch
Spotify my Last FM

clayatbriteclick
Briteclick

basdog22
Vasileios Kerasiotis SeekIt.gr

dbhuckab
Dennis Huckabee TunesIQ

JamesChevalier
James Chevalier Little Corner

denbuzze
jQuery Lifestream

amibendavid
DoAt (do@)

savelee
SpotLib

wiggi
Richard Ablewhite biblify

bjornd
Geomusic

Techi
Last.fm Ultimate Playlist

wiggi
Richard Ablewhite Last.ify

johneth
Instant Playlist

lingondricka
spofm

egraham2
SocialBios

onigetoc
Starclips.com

pwtempuser
pwtempuser pwtempuser Musical Taste Geolocation

faith0du
Music Artists info

hvnter
Genre quiz

pwtempuser
pwtempuser pwtempuser Dubtune

adcuz
Bassicly

monzy
Dan Aminzade djtxt

pwtempuser
pwtempuser pwtempuser mashmush

lucasmullens
Jiffy Lyrics

tatsuyayamasaki
YouLine

johnnyafonso
Musikki

jami
Last.fm Podcast Finder

zemariamm
Song of the day

zemariamm
SongFight

7oanna
MoodFM

finder
Igor Bikineev Music Anchor

speigei
Ohrwur.me

Protozoan
TV.ListAndPlay.com

Muskie
CD Collection Browser

yuimai
Music Favmap

namtax
Music Explained

filipvanp
TweetTunes

themire
Tastebuds

adrianbravo
Jukesy

BlaiseKal
Blaise Kal YTFM

nestor_ps
MyFavBands

terraces
Alexandre Passant dbrec

pwtempuser
pwtempuser pwtempuser My Fav Bands

audiggleadmin
Audiggle

Andyl0440
My Friends and Music

camaris
Camaris Music Artist Cloud App

flother
Ripped Records

echodeck
pop ularity

ericvis
Eric Visser 44tips - your visual start page

jrizio
MIXTAP.IN

dersteppenwolf
Geo Event Finder

hugovk
Mobbler

skunxi
Yamusica
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etrigg.com
etrigg leverages multiple APIs to help you find events and happenings nearby your current location. Simply allow etrigg access to your location and sift through the options until you find your desired event.
Premiumshared.com
Premiumshared.com is mp3 search engine that leverages the 4shared and Last.fm APIs.
Fathom Fathom
Deprecated
Fathom leverages the Rdio and Last.fm APIs to provide an immersive music service. With each click, Fathom provides new artists and songs that adhere to the users preferences.
re/spin re/spin
Re/Spin leverages the Last.fm, Rdio, and Spotify Metadata API to allow music lovers to import any of their hand crafted playlists into Rdio.
Music Updated Music Updated
Music Updated helps you stay up to date with the music you like. It's like a twitter newsfeed, but dedicated to music news and upcoming albums based on the artists you follow. It acquires some of this information by leveraging the Last.fm and YouTube APIs.
Videva Videva
Videva.com is the biggest music video database on the Internet. All the artists, all the videos, at a click's distance. Putting together the Last.fm music catalog and the Youtube video catalog, Videva brings you the most structured music video search tool to date. Discover new artists and new videos, or listen to your favorite music through our simple interface.
MP3 JA MP3 JA
MP3 Search directory with information on each artist and genre.
MusicNectar MusicNectar
MusicNectar is a mashup of lastfm, and youtube. The aim of MusicNectar is to make listening to youtube music videos easier, and more informative.
Soundcry Soundcry
Soundcry is a media search engine and playlist management tool.
Austin City Limits Music Festival radio Austin City Limits Music Festival radio
Discover all the artists playing at thse 2013 Austin City Limits Music Festival taking place on October 4-6 & 11-13 in Austin, TX with ACL.fm, the unofficial radio app for ACL Fest.
Sound Shelter - An electronic music discovery engine Sound Shelter - An electronic music discovery engine
Sound Shelter is an electronic music discovery engine. We listen to the opinions of the top taste makers from across the planet to bring you the world’s best House, Techno, Disco, Dubstep and Soul Jazz releases. Our powerful web technology collects recommendations from music lovers all over the world to give you the best new releases across all electronic and soul jazz genres. We take recommendations from the best record stores, DJ’s, label owners and music lovers.
WoMEn index WoMEn index
Measuring world's musical energy average emission intersecting user data from last.fm and song energy data from echonest.
Seesu Seesu
Uses vk.com (vkontakte.ru), soundcloud.com, ex.fm, last.fm and youtube.com to give you music player and social app.
NoisyWave NoisyWave
Discover music from Twitter and listen them directly on Last.fm.
Music Spider Music Spider
MSpider.net aims to help many different types of music lovers to explore music; one user can explore music of different regions or types, another might be curious to hear music related to an artist that he/she enjoys and another may want to generate a jukebox to play background music at the office. Because the music is located on youTube this creates an opportunity to find a wide range of results (interviews, live events, singles etc.). Users create stations to store their compilations and can share stations with their 'friends' by posting links on their facebook timeline.
ShowHear ShowHear
ShowHear is a concert browsing service that enables you to quickly browse videos of artists playing in your area.
Beathound Beathound
New releases from the artists you love, straight to your inbox every week.
Photohab Photohab
PhotoHab is new professional social networks for photographers featuring blogging, photo sharing, interactive forums, personalized profiles, and place where photographers from all experience levels can share their knowledge and learn from others.
Sweet Soundtrack Sweet Soundtrack
Sweetsoundtrack.com is the spot where music and movie lovers unite! With song listings from thousands of your favorite movies, we are your number one source of movie soundtrack information. Heard an awesome song in the movie you just watched? Don't wait for the credits. Search our comprehensive track listings for the information you need.
YOUZEEK YOUZEEK
Explore 30 millions of songs & 700 000 Artists. Create playlists, share them on Facebook & Twitter. YOUZEEK also work on iPhone, iPad or Android device. For FREE!
Setlisting Setlisting
A site for setlists and statistics on artists concert chronology.
Recordlective Recordlective
Recordlective combines various sources to provide music fans the ability to stream music albums from start to finish.
Automagical.ly Automagical.ly
Automagical.ly is a free service that monitors stuff you're interested in and notifies you when things happen.
Molamp Molamp
Molamp is a really cool way of discovering and playing music. Search for an artist and Molamp returns not only videos from that artist but also recommendations of others to listen to.
Muskie&#039;s Favourite Quotation Mashup Muskie&#039;s Favourite Quotation Mashup
A mashup displaying my collected favourite quotations and sourcing data from various APIs.
Spot.fm Spot.fm
Play your last.fm recent scrobbles in Spotify
Richseam Richseam
Looking for new music? Richseam.com lets you discover music through the collaborations and connections of your favourite artists
Periodic Table of Heavy Metal Periodic Table of Heavy Metal
An interactive Periodic Table of top Heavy Metal bands grouped by genre. Uses the Echonest and Last.fm APIs to display band information and images and links to watch videos, listen to songs and easily find more information on the bands.
Popify Popify
Watch a relavent video playlist full of interesting info with your friends.
We-Wired Web We-Wired Web
We-Wired Web is a community-extensible integration-as-a-service web app that lets non-technical people easily share data between web services, while allowing technical people to extend the system by adding new web services, triggers, and actions via wiring diagrams.
Hycke Hycke
Hycke helps you to discover what movie, tv show or music you should like, based on your tastes. With recommendations for movies, tv shows and music
Last.fm top tracks chart generator Last.fm top tracks chart generator
Shows user's top tracks and it's correlation with this tracks total listening count. User can watch youtube video for any track on chart.
Ivy FM - Discover new music every day Ivy FM - Discover new music every day
Discover new music every day with Ivy FM. It plays great songs continuously in each genre from the best artists in the world. Select your channel, listen great music, share it and enjoy.
Inflooenz Inflooenz
Inflooenz is a music discovery tool based on the concept of influences. It allows the user to get introduced to unknown musicians through their favorite ones in a friendly way. Inflooenz creates a playlist with the very best of each influencer to showcase their work and populates other relevant information for a friendly first approach. Its main difference against other recommendation engines is that 'influence' is a wider concept than similarity: while still related to a starting point (the favorite artist), the user can come up with new music that it's not 'more of the same'.
BizScrambler BizScrambler
BizScrambler is your go to source for everything local. BizScambler is building a real time community of businesses that's accessible 24/365 on mobile and traditional computing devices. BizScambler is giving the power back to consumers and businesses in a whole new way. Businesses get free mobile apps, and consumers get free information.
Now Playing on BBC Radio Now Playing on BBC Radio
See what tracks are playing on the radio, see artist information, news stories, events, images, biographies and reviews all in real-time to BBC national radio stations. Scrobble tracks to Last.fm or post to Facebook, all in realtime.
SimpleScrobbler SimpleScrobbler
SimpleScrobbler is a Last.fm scrobbler without all the bells and whistles. A Mac App that lives in your status bar and leaves a smaller footprint on your computer.
Bandcamp Scrobbler Bandcamp Scrobbler
A music discovery tool built on Bandcamp and Last.fm. Browse through and listen to Bandcamp's extensive catalog of independent music with intelligent recommendations powered by Last.fm. For existing Last.fm members, it scrobbles your listens, provides personalized recommendations, and submits your "loved" tracks.
MusicWall MusicWall
Discover new artists and music with an app based on Last.fm and YouTube APIs. MusicWall creates a list after you provide an artist's name and lets you browse similar artists, discover new music, rediscover old music, or even "go classical".
SpotiLast SpotiLast
SpotiLast generates a personalized Spotify playlist based on the artists suggested to you by Last.fm.
Dj ACC Dj ACC
Dj ACC is the new address for free online metal music. Everyday it plays great songs continuously in each genre from the best metal bands in the world. You can share tracks with your friends if you like. Select your genre, listen great music, share it and enjoy. Stay heavy, stay with metal.
BandStalk BandStalk
Tracks new music releases from selected artists. Imports lists from Facebook and Last.fm and notifies via email.
Mood Music Mood Music
A site which detects your location, queries Yahoo! Weather for that location and plays the appropriate music.
Lookzi Lookzi
HTML5 page that presents information about your current location.
Lyricat Lyricat
Lyricat is a collaborative song lyrics translation wiki and search engine. Make a translation requests to the Lyricat community or contribute and earn reputation points.
Spotify my Last FM Spotify my Last FM
Makes a page of Spotify playlist links, recommended new releases and albums for Last.fm users.
Briteclick Briteclick
Briteclick is a search that displays multiple sources of relevant information in a sidebar. View results without being forced to leave your current page.
SeekIt.gr SeekIt.gr
A library and search engine about music. Query song titles, singers, song description or lyrics. Browse artists, music genre or albums.
TunesIQ TunesIQ
TunesIQ is a "name that tune" game that lets you compete against others for a spot on the site's leaderboard. Listen to a song clip and see if you can identify it. Watch a music video for every song you attempt to solve.
Little Corner Little Corner
Little Corner is a website that is used to pull your entire web presence into one place. It runs on Ruby on Rails, doesn't use a database, and is Heroku-ready.
jQuery Lifestream jQuery Lifestream
Show a stream of your online activity using this jQuery lifestream plugin.
DoAt (do@) DoAt (do@)
DoAt (do@) is a new mobile search engine for the iPhone. DoAt is an open platform for answering search queries and any developer can submit a web app to answer any type of query (music, movies, weather, restaurants, etc.).
SpotLib SpotLib
SpotLib is a plugin for Spotify Mobile. It connects to your personal Last.fm music library and streams it via Spotify.
biblify biblify
Biblify creates Spotify playlists from the latest album reviews from across the web.
Geomusic Geomusic
Visualization of your favorite artists on the world map.
Last.fm Ultimate Playlist Last.fm Ultimate Playlist
Stream your favorite tracks online and listen to stations from your friends on Last.fm. Site is in Czech.
Last.ify Last.ify
Last.ify creates Spotify playlists from last.fm's personalized recommendations. The playlists are updated every night so every morning you awaken to a playlist of new music to discover.
Instant Playlist Instant Playlist
Instant Playlist uses Last.fm and The Hype Machine to generate playlists based on what you feel like listening to, then allows you to listen via Spotify.
spofm spofm
Find new releases or just browse on Spotify. Based on your last.fm listening.
SocialBios SocialBios
Social search for business referrals. Installs as an about us and/or jobs board widget for your website or Facebook fan page.
Starclips.com Starclips.com
Deprecated
Stars and celebrity social profiles.
Musical Taste Geolocation Musical Taste Geolocation
Deprecated
Search Last.fm users and see their location on a map.
Music Artists info Music Artists info
Music Artists Info is a mashup that shows information on a chosen artist. It shows photos, biography, top albums, top tracks and upcoming events. Events are marked on a map and you can watch a video of top tracks.
Genre quiz Genre quiz
Guess which genre the artists belong to.
Dubtune Dubtune
Dubtune uses YouTube, Soundcloud and Last.fm to create a Dubstep listening platform for fans of the genre. Soundcloud and Youtube are used as the basis for media streaming and Last.fm for meta data.
Bassicly Bassicly
Deprecated
Bassicly is an App that utilises multiple APIs to provide a service that allows people to listen to bass orientated / electronic music in a seamless interface. Bassicly was created as a result of frustrations with listening to the vast amount of musical content available on YouTube but not having an easy to use interface to do it with. As well as being able to play music from YouTube, you can make it scrobble the tracks you are listening to in real time to Last.fm.
djtxt djtxt
Throwing a party? With djtxt you can set up a crowdsourced party playlist in one click. Your party guests send in song requests by text message, and djtxt plays their tunes.
mashmush mashmush
mashmush is a free service to stream music from the internet to your computer. Google Chrome extension is available.
Jiffy Lyrics Jiffy Lyrics
A Google-like instant lyrics search website using musiXmatch's API and YouTube to listen to songs.
YouLine YouLine
The newborn YouLine Internet audio broadcast FM radio. I'll play 365 days 24 hours non-stop Western charts. When you want to check the latest Western hits, with music when I want now, and when I got tired to My Playlist, Recommended to those who need nothing if you have the music to skip and repeat. youtube do not even have a FM broadcast?
Musikki Musikki
Musikki is a music search engine that gives you all the information in a single page with a single search. Music videos, biography, photos, agendas and more just 1 click away.
Last.fm Podcast Finder Last.fm Podcast Finder
Enter a last.fm username, and it recommends podcasts you'll like.
Song of the day Song of the day
Deprecated
This application will give you a (random) song each day (writes on your wall). You can also share a song with any of your friends.
SongFight SongFight
Deprecated
SongFight is a facebook game where users listen to songs and try to guess who's the artist. It's completely user-generated. Each user can create his own quizz and promote it. Songs and metadata are retrieved from Last.fm and EchoNest.
MoodFM MoodFM
Random generator of music-video playlists based on the specified mood: (happy, sad, angry, relaxed) and genre. Great for finding new bands.
Music Anchor Music Anchor
Music discovery on your PC using Last.fm, MusicBrainz, Amazon, eBay. Create your own playlists and stream them directly from YouTube.
Ohrwur.me Ohrwur.me
Deprecated
Ohrwurm is German for Earworm: "A tune that is stuck in one's head, especially as unwanted or repetitive". Detects those kind of songs and automatically lets the world know about them via twitter, facebook, etc.. Uses Last.fm as the basis for the listening analysis.
TV.ListAndPlay.com TV.ListAndPlay.com
Enter 1 song, get 150 similar songs back, create your own MTV. Combines Last.FM & Youtube. There's also a Facebook integration that let you discover music your friends like. Uses Bit.ly in order to share playlist urls.
CD Collection Browser CD Collection Browser
This is a mashup I made to browse my CD collection online.
Music Favmap Music Favmap
A map of the favorite music of Last.fm listeners. Circles to the right of the map have more plays per listener. The Y axis shows chronology, with the oldest tracks at the top of the chart. The larger the circle, the more plays the artist has received.
Music Explained Music Explained
Song meanings site that allows you to share your personal memories, experiences and interpretations of your favorite songs.
TweetTunes TweetTunes
Deprecated
Shows realtime music buzz on Twitter. Find out who the most popular music artists on Twitter are in realtime, how many times they have been tweeted and what people say about them.
Tastebuds Tastebuds
Tastebuds is a dating service that uses the Last.fm API to match single people based on their music tastes.
Jukesy Jukesy
A well-organized way to play music videos.
YTFM YTFM
YTFM plays music videos from YouTube, based on customizable playlists powered by Last.fm. YTFM can scrobble the songs you play to your Last.fm profile and works in all modern browsers. A Last.fm account is not required.
MyFavBands MyFavBands
website to track your favourite artists. subscription to RSS feeds to get informed about the new releases and gigs in your city. Email alerts for latest releases and gigs.
dbrec dbrec
Deprecated
Music recommendations and explanations for about 40,000 artists and bands. Uses linked data and semantic web techniques to make connections.
My Fav Bands My Fav Bands
A comprehensible site to track your favorite artists. Subscribe to RSS feeds to get informed about new releases and gigs in your city.
Audiggle Audiggle
Audiggle allows users to identify music using just their PC. Be it a YouTube clip, TV show on Hulu, internet radio, DVD or any other source, Audiggle can find the title and artist. Also features a mashup of lyrics, concerts, videos, band info and albums.
My Friends and Music My Friends and Music
Deprecated
Cool online music player. Alternative to Lala or grooveshark. Over 8 million songs streaming all free. You can create your own playlist and share it with friends. Fully integrated with Facebook (friendsandmusic app).
Music Artist Cloud App Music Artist Cloud App
Android app that lets you discover music bands and artists similar to your favorites. Integrates with Last.fm and YouTube and uses tagclouds to find related artists.
Ripped Records Ripped Records
Deprecated
Gigs and music events happening in Edinburgh and Glasgow, Scotland. Browse by date, artist, venue, town, and get live updates via Twitter. Three APIs are used: Last.fm, MusicBrainz, and Cloudmade. The code is open-sourced and available on Github.
pop ularity pop ularity
A music quiz where the player guesses which artist is most popular.
44tips - your visual start page 44tips - your visual start page
With 44tips.com you create a startpage with your favorite content. Import your photos, videos, music, bookmarks. View your favorite websites in one place. Discover similar content. Collect, save and share your content.
MIXTAP.IN MIXTAP.IN
Deprecated
Create and share online mixtapes by choosing individual tracks or getting one created automatically based on an artist that you like.
Geo Event Finder Geo Event Finder
Deprecated
Geo Event Finder is a Mashup that allows to locate musical events around the world using interactive tools on the screen as searching by artist name, city name or selecting an area over the map.
Mobbler Mobbler
The Last.fm radio player and scrobbler for Symbian smartphones. Integrates APIs from Foursquare, Google Maps, Last.fm, Lyricsfly and Twitter.
Yamusica Yamusica
Yamusica brings you the latest information on live music events, concerts and venues around the world. Find out when your favorite artist is coming to a town near you!
Transmeet.Tv MusicMap Transmeet.Tv MusicMap
MusicMap is a regional music events guide that uses google maps, youtube videos, flickr photos, last.fm pictures and text, facebook connect and makes a fusion of technology to produce a new kind of user experience.
Shared Playlists Shared Playlists
Shared Playlists is currently a site only for Spotify users to share playlists. If you register it will be able to look at your last.fm profile and mash it up with Spotify.