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A list of all Music APIs, designed to answer the question "What are the best APIs for Musicy?" All major Web APIs and mobile API resources related to Music, including those formatted in XML or JSON and those for use with iOS and the iPhone, are featured on this list. An API (or Application Programming Interface) is a method software applications and programs use to interact with one another, and share data, rules, settings or specifications. APIs interact with applications, libraries, operating systems and more, and are often used for sharing or embedding content. Some of the most popular APIs used around the modern Web are the Google API, the Twitter API, Wikipedia's API and the Ruby API.
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Lollapalooza is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Top Music APIs
Lollapalooza Music event reference

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Discogs is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Top Music APIs
Discogs discogs.com - Music database

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Motime Chart is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Top Music APIs
Motime Chart Ringtones services

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Thumbplay is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Top Music APIs
Thumbplay thumbplay.com - Mobile. Music. Money. Sell digital media to over 200 million mobile phones from any application, widget or website.

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Medianet Open MP3 is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Top Music APIs
Medianet Open MP3 Music search services and music store

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9 3
MusicBrainz is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Top Music APIs
MusicBrainz Music metadata community service

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Rdio is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Top Music APIs
Rdio Social Music Service

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Live Nation Event Data is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Top Music APIs
Live Nation Event Data Live music and concert information

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6 1
Playme is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Top Music APIs
Playme Music streaming, download, radio and playlist service

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7 2
LyrDB is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Top Music APIs
LyrDB Lyrics Database

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7 2
Lyricsfly is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Top Music APIs
Lyricsfly Song lyrics search engine

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7 3
GigJunkie is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Top Music APIs
GigJunkie Music events services

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7 3
Guitar Chord is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Top Music APIs
Guitar Chord Music utility service

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7 3
Gruvr is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Top Music APIs
Gruvr Live music and concert information

The Top Feed APIs

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6 3
IODA Open is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Top Music APIs
IODA Open Online Music Distribution Database

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LazyTune is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Top Music APIs
LazyTune Music search services

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6 3
MusixMatch is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Top Music APIs
MusixMatch Song lyrics search engine

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Rovi Cloud Services is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Top Music APIs
Rovi Cloud Services Digital entertainment technology

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MusicDNS.org is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Top Music APIs
MusicDNS.org MusicDNS.org - Music fingerprinting service

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RealRadios is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Top Music APIs
RealRadios Streaming internet radio service

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MusicMobs is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Top Music APIs
MusicMobs Social music service

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5 3
Freesound is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Top Music APIs
Freesound Music and sound search service

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Next Big Sound is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Top Music APIs
Next Big Sound Artist and Band Statistics

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Omnifone MusicStation is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Top Music APIs
Omnifone MusicStation Multi platform music service

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People's Music Store is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Top Music APIs
People's Music Store Music store

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OpenStrands is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Top Music APIs
OpenStrands Music recommendation and discovery

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4 2
Napster is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Top Music APIs
Napster On-demand streaming music and content

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openDada is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Top Music APIs
openDada Social music service

The Top Game APIs

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iRadeo is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Top Music APIs
iRadeo iradeo.com - Internet radio service

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iLike is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Top Music APIs
iLike Music streaming and playlist service

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Twt.fm is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Top Music APIs
Twt.fm twt.fm - Twitter music sharing service

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Decibel is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Top Music APIs
Decibel Music metadata provider

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Echo Nest is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Top Music APIs
Echo Nest Music services for professionals

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Mixcloud is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Top Music APIs
Mixcloud mixcloud.com - Radio, DJ, and Podcast Hosting Service

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CompareDownload is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Top Music APIs
CompareDownload Online music download store

The Best Websites to Waste Your Time On

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CCHits is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Top Music APIs
CCHits Creative Commons Music Podcasts Service

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Zatune is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Top Music APIs
Zatune Arabic music API

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Freedb / CDDB is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Top Music APIs
Freedb / CDDB Online CD catalog service

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Thounds is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Top Music APIs
Thounds Music creation and sharing service

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2 1
SonicLiving Concerts is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Top Music APIs
SonicLiving Concerts Online concert listing service

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Twones is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Top Music APIs
Twones twones.com - Social music service

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JamBase is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Top Music APIs
JamBase jambase.com - Live music and concert information

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Last.fm is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Top Music APIs
Last.fm Online radio service

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idiomag is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Top Music APIs
idiomag idiomag.com - Musical artist information service

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Meemix is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Top Music APIs
Meemix meemix.com - Music recommendation service and discovery

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Motime is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Top Music APIs
Motime motime.com - Ringtone search utility

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Jamendo is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Top Music APIs
Jamendo jamendo.com - Access to a range of music related information

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Yahoo Music Engine is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Top Music APIs
Yahoo Music Engine Desktop music player

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7digital is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Top Music APIs
7digital 7digital.com - Music downloads store

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BBC Music is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Top Music APIs
BBC Music Music information service