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
Followers (305)
Developers (143)

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API Mashups (245)
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Developers (143)
Username Name Mashup / Resource

skunxi
Yamusica

neuralab
Transmeet.Tv MusicMap

wulffeld
Martin Wulffeld Shared Playlists

findboo
FindBoo

konsrtr
Konsrtr.com

neo449
Christian Glaser LastNews

camaris
Camaris Music Cloud for Android & iPhone

pwtempuser
pwtempuser pwtempuser Lalaclick

enjoyeverywhere
WeGooo

kudzai
Akama Music

imusicmash
Al iMusicMash

yusukebe
Yusuke Wada nowp.ly

akkad
YouLyrics

web64
Comedify

roelandp
FbFriendFinder.com

roelandp
Musiqz - seekz musiq

roelandp
Slandr Mobile Twitter

pwtempuser
pwtempuser pwtempuser Merecal

sociotoco
Sociotoco Search

phyxx
Matthew Casperson Google Maps and Last.FM Mashup

ankur
LastGeo

cloudspeakers
Last Echos in the Cloud

mattperdeaux
Normalisr

comprendo
Comprendo

OnePageArtist
One Page Artist

pwtempuser
pwtempuser pwtempuser Snippee

skylab
Tupalo

rnaud
YouFM

subnet
Charts.fm

camaris
Camaris Artist Cloud iGoogle Gadget

charroch
Last.fm Missing Album Finder

yusukebe
Yusuke Wada PastGig

yusukebe
Yusuke Wada ZonTube beta2

camaris
Camaris Music Artist Cloud

rgouveia
Echoes - Kazulo

ebotunes
Covers.FM

mayanks
MuzkMesh

wiggi
Richard Ablewhite Glastonbury 2009 Lineup Mashup

drbatter
FillUs.in

elness
Mike Elness WhenDidYouJoin?

sten
Last on AM/FM

michalgeva
Last.fm for Mobile

ebotunes
1000 songs

stringfellow
Shtaggle

rythie
Richard Cunningham Friendbinder

xhochy
Last.FM Nationality Statitics

muusikatv
Estonian Music Database

gingerhendrix
Primavera Explorer

unravelthemusic
Unravel The Music

indiji
Pascal LFMPlayer

pwtempuser
pwtempuser pwtempuser Favtape

jgdirectllc
LastVid.com

robw33
Musicians and their Instruments

ysk2bo
Veronica Search

aesthetictheory
twt.fm

headup
Mike Darnell Headup

plamere
SXSW Artist Catalog

samscam
Gigometer

pwtempuser
pwtempuser pwtempuser LastFM Shout

harshagarwal5
Gajeebo Search Aggregation Engine

pwtempuser
pwtempuser pwtempuser boxee

silvio
Music inside My Head

Shotbeak
Tweekly.fm

yusukebe
Yusuke Wada LastLyrics

cowholio4
Jason Facebook Music with Last.FM and MTV

malte
Feedrevolution

pwtempuser
pwtempuser pwtempuser idiomag

pwtempuser
pwtempuser pwtempuser Gigfreaks

tubegotchi
TubeGotChi Music Artists

pwtempuser
pwtempuser pwtempuser LastGGM

pwtempuser
pwtempuser pwtempuser Kosmix

beardscratcher
Nick Skelton Beardscratchers Compendium

TBODA
Gigpig

mortenjust
Your Own Music Television

youcalc
Top 10 last.fm artists

pwtempuser
pwtempuser pwtempuser TuneChimp

pwtempuser
pwtempuser pwtempuser LastGraph

kjuice
Soundpushr

nestcrew
The Social Music Mashup Site

frogcologne
SocialOyster

ankit_the_hawk
Ankit FriendCompare

dfbrule
Flokoon

ryes
Swurl

gaox2004
MP3 Albums and Songs Downloads

pwtempuser
pwtempuser pwtempuser M.O.M. Open Source Music Player

pwtempuser
pwtempuser pwtempuser Music Videos Wizard

pwtempuser
pwtempuser pwtempuser Muecs

michelem
Michele Marcucci Last.fm Music Map

frogcologne
ApiTickr

pwtempuser
pwtempuser pwtempuser Mp3 Album

Urix
MusicRambler

pwtempuser
pwtempuser pwtempuser Dinle

frogcologne
SmartTickr

pwtempuser
pwtempuser pwtempuser SocialPeek

pwtempuser
pwtempuser pwtempuser Altio Diagram

TinoTriste
Music.Podfire.org

kentbrew
FOAFster

lenoir.jeremie
Music on Tube

chaunceyt
Mashup Keyword

pwtempuser
pwtempuser pwtempuser Music Web Navigator
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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.
FindBoo FindBoo
Search your favorite video sites, listen to music radio stations, play free online games, all in one stop and one click to start without leaving the site.
Konsrtr.com Konsrtr.com
Site that helps you discover music close to you by mashing up information about the artists appearing in your city.
LastNews LastNews
Get your personalized RSS feed containing only news of bands you like (those in your Last.fm library).
Music Cloud for Android & iPhone Music Cloud for Android & iPhone
Music discovery on your smartphone using tag clouds, video clips and more.
Lalaclick Lalaclick
A unique music player with a sophisticated playlist philosophy and machine learning methods to turn any playlist idea into reality.
WeGooo WeGooo
WeGooo wants to help you live better in the city you’re in or the city you want to be in. It can put your finger on the pulse in each city to help you understand the spirit of the people who inhabit it. enjoy! Formerly called enjoyeverywhere.
Akama Music Akama Music
Deprecated
A mashup to enable users to access info, news and photos of a musician in one place, and access lyrics where applicable.
iMusicMash iMusicMash
Deprecated
Mobile web app. Integrates an iTunes library, videos from YouTube, lyrics from LyricWiki and similar songs from LastFm. Recently added photos from Yahoo's BOSS API, Eventful concerts, and Twitter.
nowp.ly nowp.ly
Deprecated
A simple interface for watching tweets that include a "#nowplaying" tag. View music tracks mentioned on Twitter in real-time and listen to the songs in a YouTube player.
YouLyrics YouLyrics
YouLyrics is Youtube + ChartLyrics. Simple way to see your favorite videos together with the lyrics. Also, you will always be surprised: each time someone is watching a video it will appear on the search boxes when someone will load the application.
Comedify Comedify
Directory of stand-up comedians and other comedy artists on Spotify.
FbFriendFinder.com FbFriendFinder.com
Find friends from your other social networks on Facebook and send them friend requests instantly!
Musiqz - seekz musiq Musiqz - seekz musiq
Deprecated
Mashup of various music resources on the web giving you information on any artist + track combination. And also checkout the lastfmvideoclipper link.
Slandr Mobile Twitter Slandr Mobile Twitter
Slandr Mobile Twitter utilizes the Twitter API to provide a Twitter mobile browser with extras. TwitterCounter, Last.fm local event search, inline displaying of picture-links from MobyPicture, TwitPic, Yfrog and Autopostr!
Merecal Merecal
Deprecated
Track new releases for books, movies, music, and video games. Add authors, actors, directors, musicians, publishers, etc. to favorites and get notified when new releases come out from that list.
Sociotoco Search Sociotoco Search
Sociotoco Search helps you find online profiles in most commonly used social networks like Twitter, LinkedIn, and Facebook - all on one place.
Google Maps and Last.FM Mashup Google Maps and Last.FM Mashup
Deprecated
This demo finds local music events and plots them on a Google map.
LastGeo LastGeo
Deprecated
List artist events from Last.FM on a map. A student project from The University of Technology, Sydney.
Last Echos in the Cloud Last Echos in the Cloud
Provide your lastfm username and the script will get your Top Played Artists of the last 12 months, fetch the three latest reviews from Cloudspeakers and the top two similar artists from Echo Nest.
Normalisr Normalisr
A little application to rank your favourite artists and albums by an estimation of how long you have spent listening to them.
Comprendo Comprendo
"What the author meant?" - find song lyrics and interpretations, share your thoughts.
One Page Artist One Page Artist
One stop shop to view media and know everything about any music artist on one page. Combines YouTube, Last.fm, Google Maps and Amazon shopping APIs.
Snippee Snippee
Deprecated
Snippee lets you read, share and discuss the news and social snippets from all the services you use.
Tupalo Tupalo
A social yellow pages services where you can discover, rate and review local businesses and services around the world. Find restaurants, bars, boutiques, salons and other businsses.
YouFM YouFM
An artist-based radio, with information and photos about the currently playing artist. Pulls data from Last.fm and YouTube.
Charts.fm Charts.fm
Create your own charts, find new music or radio stations, watch the videos of your favorite artist or band.
Artist Cloud iGoogle Gadget Artist Cloud iGoogle Gadget
iGoogle gadget of the popular Music Artist Cloud mashup for music discovery based on similar artists.
Last.fm Missing Album Finder Last.fm Missing Album Finder
Once upon a time, a musicologist was wondering if his music collection was complete. He began to research his last.fm's library to find lost albums. As time pasted by, he reckoned a better way was in order. This site followed shortly.
PastGig PastGig
Deprecated
Watch YouTube videos of past gigs. Integrates with Last.fm.
ZonTube beta2 ZonTube beta2
Deprecated
Now, ZonTube is updated. You can watch YouTube videos related to Amazon or Last.Fm information. Videos are displayed like a slideshow and played in a rich interface with ajax.
Music Artist Cloud Music Artist Cloud
Discover Music you like using tag cloud of similar artists inclusing videoclips. Powered by Google Java App Engine.
Echoes - Kazulo Echoes - Kazulo
Echoes is a "Real-time topic mashup homepage". Our objective is to automate the generation of useful and relevant homepages for any topic search. The homepages are built using several different APIs, semantic web resources, and user-generated-co
Covers.FM Covers.FM
Find and compare cover versions of songs on Spotify, and compare Last.FM playcounts
MuzkMesh MuzkMesh
A music mashup of Lastfm, Musicbrainz, Lyricsfly, Youtube and Google Maps.
Glastonbury 2009 Lineup Mashup Glastonbury 2009 Lineup Mashup
A mashup adding information from last.fm, amazon, the BBC and through them Music Brainz and Wikipedia, as well as music from LazyTune and videos from Google to the Glastonbury 2009 lineup. Includes Facebook app to mark bands.
FillUs.in FillUs.in
Deprecated
Microblogging with a twist. Instead of typing text, just fill in a couple of blanks. FillUs.in integrates with Google Maps for location data, Last.fm for music playlists and YouTube for video viewing.
WhenDidYouJoin? WhenDidYouJoin?
Deprecated
Enter your user ID for any of the supported web sites to look up the date you first joined, and shout it out on Twitter with our convenient tweet links. Or look up other users join dates.
Last on AM/FM Last on AM/FM
Visualizes what's currently playing on your radio station and maps the artists to their place of residence or origin. You can also add your last.fm recently played tracks.
Last.fm for Mobile Last.fm for Mobile
Get the source code of Last.fm for mobile on top of fring and see how easy it is to build additional mobile apps, integrating community and streaming music. Written in PHP.
1000 songs 1000 songs
Matches up The Guardian's "1000 songs to hear before you die" with Last.FM listener stats, and displays lyrics for each song from LyricWiki.org
Shtaggle Shtaggle
Deprecated
Tagging app for OS X - uses last.fm tags to help create smart playlists by tagging in iTunes. Synchronizes between last.fm and iTunes. Works with Spotify too, and retrieves lyrics for currently playing track.
Friendbinder Friendbinder
Friendbinder brings together your friends from different social networks. It lets you keep track of all your friends in one place, saving you time and lets you post updates.
Last.FM Nationality Statitics Last.FM Nationality Statitics
Deprecated
Lists the statistics from countries related to your music, and also lists the country you are hearing the most.
Estonian Music Database Estonian Music Database
A site about Estonian music ja bands. Youtube and vimeo videos are updated automatically and similar artists are shown based on last.fm similar artists feed. The website is running on Wordpress blogging system.
Primavera Explorer Primavera Explorer
Deprecated
A line-up explorer for the Primavera Sound 2009 Festival. Built using the Last.fm API.
Unravel The Music Unravel The Music
Deprecated
Unravel The Music is a song meanings website where users can share song meanings, rate them, comment on songs, and interact with other users in a variety of ways.
LFMPlayer LFMPlayer
Deprecated
A pure Java replacement for the Last.fm player software. Plays and records Last.fm stations and local mp3-Files, shows artist slideshow, song lyrics and more.
Favtape Favtape
Deprecated
Create playlists and stream them directly from Seeqpod.
LastVid.com LastVid.com
LastVid.com brings together YouTube's endless collection of music videos and the power of last.fm's music discovery service. You can also search for your last.fm username to play videos for your favorite songs.
Musicians and their Instruments Musicians and their Instruments
Dolphin Music Artists is a directory of musicians and the musical instruments they play. See which guitars and amps are used by the artists.
Veronica Search Veronica Search
Deprecated
A music artist search engine.
twt.fm twt.fm
Share music on Twitter. Uses APIs from iLike, Last.fm and Twitter.
Headup Headup
Deprecated
Headup is a Semantic Web Firefox addon that brings you content related to your interests, friends and contacts.
SXSW Artist Catalog SXSW Artist Catalog
A guide to the 1,200 artists that attending SXSW 2009.
Gigometer Gigometer
Deprecated
Fetches gigs from last.fm directly to your Mac Dashboard. Now location-aware via skyhook and GeoNames.
LastFM Shout LastFM Shout
An extension to CloudShout. Lists all current visitors to your blog that have provided their LastFM username. Clicking on them plays their LastFM library.
Gajeebo Search Aggregation Engine Gajeebo Search Aggregation Engine
Deprecated
Gajeebo is a search aggregation engine. It retrieves and aggregates results from world's most popular sites. These results are showcased under various tabs, thus streamlining the search and saving time.
boxee boxee
Boxee is an open, social media center for Mac os x and Linux that is a fork of Open Source XBMC media center software. It integrates various APIs including ffwd, Last.fm, and flickr.
Music inside My Head Music inside My Head
Deprecated
A mashup that is growing towards an online music encyclopedia. With information about artists, bands, albums, singles, bootlegs etc. Now working on adding streaming music and video.
Tweekly.fm Tweekly.fm
Tweekly.fm is a mashup between last.fm and twitter. It sends a weekly tweet listing your top weekly artists with their playcounts.
LastLyrics LastLyrics
Deprecated
See lyrics of songs that are playing now. Only major songs are available. A Last.fm account is required.
Facebook Music with Last.FM and MTV Facebook Music with Last.FM and MTV
Facebook app that displays all your Last.FM charts and recently purchased items from Items. Allows previewing of music and has artist profiles with Music Videos from MTV.
Feedrevolution Feedrevolution
Deprecated
Tell feedrevolution about what artists you like, and it will tell you when your artists releases new material. Feedrevolution will feed you news about your artists via RSS, Email or Web updates. Artist library can be synched with last.fm accounts.
idiomag idiomag
A personalized content channel, currently focused on music. It creates a mashup magazine with news, reviews, videos, and images all based on your own music taste. Uses over 9 different APIs.
Gigfreaks Gigfreaks
Concerts and live music recommendation engine. The site generates a list of shows that you will like based on a single liked artist or band. Location filters, rss, artist and album information make the site fun and useful.
TubeGotChi Music Artists TubeGotChi Music Artists
A place where you can gather information about music artists from videos, imeem songs, playlists, lyrics, news, last.fm artists and more.
LastGGM LastGGM
Deprecated
Geographically locates last years top artists of a given Last.fm user. Freebase is queried for each musical artist, retrieving its origin. Then all of these places are shown on a map, and some statistical dispersion measures are calculated.
Kosmix Kosmix
Deprecated
Kosmix scours the Web to automatically generate home pages for any topic.
Beardscratchers Compendium Beardscratchers Compendium
A music-based mashup that connects and filters disparate music metadata from across the Web, with an aim towards accuracy and focus on the music. Combines many different APIs from YouTube to Last.fm.
Gigpig Gigpig
Deprecated
Gig Pig is a personalised gig guide for Australia. From national rock concerts to your mates band down at the local. Unlike other Australian gig guides, Gig Pig totally operates on user-generated data.
Your Own Music Television Your Own Music Television
This mashup takes your top 50 artists and plays random music videos by those artists. It can go full screen and you can play your lastFM friends favorite artists too.
Top 10 last.fm artists Top 10 last.fm artists
This widget displays 10 most popular artists of Last.fm user. Data can be shown for all time, 1 year, 6 months, 3 months and 1 week.
TuneChimp TuneChimp
TuneChimp lets you discover the best music from any artist: Listen to top tracks, learn more about them through videos, photos, bios, news, and lyrics. This mashup uses APIs including Yahoo Boss, Last.fm and Flickr.
LastGraph LastGraph
LastGraph is a mashup that builds on last.fm API, does some number crunching, data squeezing and polarity inversion, and produces graphs for the users music history.
Soundpushr Soundpushr
Deprecated
Pick and collect items while surfing through last.fm artists, YouTube videos, Flickr shots and Amazon albums.
The Social Music Mashup Site The Social Music Mashup Site
Deprecated
Music information and community member communication spaces are offered this social music mashup site.
SocialOyster SocialOyster
Deprecated
Create an Oysterpass. Your Oysterpass will show your social activities at the internet. Search on different applications. Follow your friends live at your Oysterline
FriendCompare FriendCompare
Compare your musical interests with your last.fm friends and neighbors. See what's similar between you and your friends as well as what's different; and in the process discover music or artists that you never knew you loved!
Flokoon Flokoon
Flokoon is a visual search engine that lets you explore websites in a Flash-based visualization. Uses APIs including Last.fm for music data and YouTube for video.
Swurl Swurl
Swurl is a place to bring all the things you do online together to share in a blog-like format. Uses over 13 different APIs.
MP3 Albums and Songs Downloads MP3 Albums and Songs Downloads
Download mp3 songs and mp3 albums. Read the reviews and learn more about the music, see the YouTube videos. Also uses the Amazon e-commerce API.
M.O.M. Open Source Music Player M.O.M. Open Source Music Player
An open source music library and player that organizes your music and allows you access to it online. Set up accounts for your friends to listen, and they can create their own playlists. Uses APIs from Last.fm, Lyricsfly, LyricsWiki and YouTube.
Music Videos Wizard Music Videos Wizard
Watch music videos of songs you listen to on Last.fm. Also, watch what your Last.fm friends are listening to. Main feature is the music wizard.
Muecs Muecs
Aggregates favorites or uploaded items from popular web sites including digg, Flickr, Last.fm, Twitter and Youtube.
Last.fm Music Map Last.fm Music Map
Discover music events and concerts around the world. The Last.fm Music Map mixes Last.fm music social network data with Google Maps.
ApiTickr ApiTickr
Collection of widgets for different APIs that can be embedded.
Mp3 Album Mp3 Album
Mp3Album.org is a music mashup site that has artists Mp3s, albums, videos, and images. Listen to Mp3s online. Also has popular artists by country.
MusicRambler MusicRambler
When you listen to music with Audioscrobbler, MusicRambler shows on a map images and events about the artist you are listening to. Enter your Last.FM login and then switch on Audioscrobbler. English version at www.musicrambler.org.
Dinle Dinle
Dinle.org is a music mashup site, containing information about music artists, including albums, mp3s, videos and pictures. Dinle.org is in the Turkish language. Dinle means listen.
SmartTickr SmartTickr
SmartTickr.com is a realtime Ajax Reader for RSS-Feeds, Twitter, Flicker, MySpace, Facebook, del.icio.us, LinkedIn, Ebay, YouTube, Jaiku and Last.fm.
SocialPeek SocialPeek
Take a glance into the community. SocialPeek looks at various popular social media services and user-generated media sites to generate real-time peeks into what people are really talking about right now.
Altio Diagram Altio Diagram
Chart your musical relationships with your friends.
Music.Podfire.org Music.Podfire.org
A music information aggregator that displays music news, album information, music videos, artists photos, music genres and tags for each artist.
FOAFster FOAFster
A prototype visualizer for Friend Of A Friend relationship objects. It mashes up MyBlogLog FOAF objects, and adds favorites from del.icio.us, Digg, Last.fm, LinkedIn, StumbleUpon, Upcoming, Tumbler, Twitter, and YouTube if it can find them.
Music on Tube Music on Tube
Combines Flickr, Last.fm and YouTube. Create your own folders, drag your videos, and view videos in a player.
Mashup Keyword Mashup Keyword
A Mashup that takes a keyword and then fetches photos, videos, blog, news and events. Developed using the Zend Framework.
Music Web Navigator Music Web Navigator
Access point to music-related places on the Web. Enter an artist name and get links to 50+ manually selected sites, with biographies, discographies, songs, videos, photos, reviews, tabs, lyrics, covers, and more.
Soundamus Soundamus
Generates a feed of new and upcoming music releases from the artists you scrobble on Last.fm.
Blog Juice Blog Juice
Blog Juice is a bookmarklet that looks for a MyBlogLog identifier on the current page and uses the API and 9 other services to find information about its recent readers roll. Bookmark users for later and visit their sites, all without leaving the page.