Metadata and Songs Into 2 Albums Not 1

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Metadata and Songs Into 2 Albums Not 1

Permanent link to this post Posted by hammerabi » Thu Mar 16, 2017 1:29 pm

I import WAV files into Audacity, modify the metadata and export into MP3. Just finished a series of songs with multiple artists (different on each song) but same album title. When I imported the MP3 files into iTunes, it put them into 2 different albums by the same name. One album lists the album artist as ensemble, another as multiple artists.

How do I get them into one album - so the tracks aren't split between two?

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See metadata
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See metadata, looks same to me as #1, but they go to different albums by same name in iTunes
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In iTunes you'll see the 2 albums (this is one of them)
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Here's the 2nd album in iTunes
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Re: Metadata and Songs Into 2 Albums Not 1

Permanent link to this post Posted by Gale Andrews » Thu Mar 16, 2017 2:17 pm

The Audacity metadata for the two songs is not the same if you look at the bottom half.

This is an iTunes problem not an Audacity problem. You can move songs between albums in iTunes if you want: Organize songs manually so that they're grouped in the same album.

Or contact Apple support: https://support.apple.com/en-gb/itunes.


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