Last.fm Web Services

user.getWeeklyAlbumChart

Get an album chart for a user profile, for a given date range. If no date range is supplied, it will return the most recent album chart for this user.

Example URLs

To get an example URL for this API call you'll first need to join Last.fm and then get an API account.

Params

user (Required) : The last.fm username to fetch the charts of.
from (Optional) : The date at which the chart should start from. See User.getChartsList for more.
to (Optional) : The date at which the chart should end on. See User.getChartsList for more.
api_key (Required) : A Last.fm API key.

Auth

This service does not require authentication.

Sample Response

<weeklyalbumchart user="RJ" from="1212321600" to="1212926400">
  <album rank="1">
    <artist mbid="80e577ba-841f-43ba-9f32-72e7c1692336">David Hudson</artist>
    <name>Bedarra</name>
    <mbid>dc30face-71db-413a-bcae-06accbd64aae</mbid>
    <playcount>10</playcount>
    <url>http://www.last.fm/music/David+Hudson+and+Friends/Bedarra</url>
  </album>
  ...
</weeklyalbumchart>

Errors

  • 2 : Invalid service - This service does not exist
  • 3 : Invalid Method - No method with that name in this package
  • 4 : Authentication Failed - You do not have permissions to access the service
  • 5 : Invalid format - This service doesn't exist in that format
  • 6 : Invalid parameters - Your request is missing a required parameter
  • 7 : Invalid resource specified
  • 8 : Operation failed - Something else went wrong
  • 9 : Invalid session key - Please re-authenticate
  • 10 : Invalid API key - You must be granted a valid key by last.fm
  • 11 : Service Offline - This service is temporarily offline. Try again later.
  • 13 : Invalid method signature supplied
  • 16 : There was a temporary error processing your request. Please try again
  • 26 : Suspended API key - Access for your account has been suspended, please contact Last.fm
  • 29 : Rate limit exceeded - Your IP has made too many requests in a short period