Get the metadata for a tag
Example URLsTo get an example URL for this API call you'll first need to join Last.fm and then get an API account.
Paramslang (Optional) : The language to return the biography in, expressed as an ISO 639 alpha-2 code.
artist (Required (unless mbid)] : The artist name
api_key (Required) : A Last.fm API key.
AuthThis service does not require authentication.
<tag> <name>disco</name> <url>http://www.last.fm/tag/disco</url> <reach>27199</reach> <taggings>114210</taggings> <streamable>1</streamable> <wiki> <published>Thu, 19 Aug 2010 03:22:16 +0000</published> <summary><![CDATA[Disco is a genre of dance-oriented music]]></summary> <content><![CDATA[Disco is a genre of dance-oriented music that originated in African American, gay and Hispanic American communities in 1970s. (truncated for readability in sample)]]></content> </wiki> </tag>Hover over the underlined tags and attributes to get detailed information.
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