STANDS4 Web Services:

Lyrics API

The Lyrics API from STANDS4 enables you to get album, artist and songs information for a given search term — along with direct links to the respected object pages on Lyrics.com.

Request URL:

http://www.stands4.com/services/v2/lyrics.php

Request parameters:

ParameterValueRequiredDefaultDescription
uidstringY 

Your API user id

tokenidstringY 

Your valid developer token id

termstringY 

The term you would like to search for

Sample request URL:

http://www.stands4.com/services/v2/lyrics.php?uid=1001&tokenid=tk324324&term=forever%20young

Response elements:

ElementDescription
results

Contains all of the query responses

result

Contains each individual response

song

The matching song title

song-link

Direct link to the song's lyrics page on Lyrics.com

artist

The artist the performs the song

artist-link

Direct link to artist page on Lyrics.com

album

The album name this song belongs to

album-link

Direct link to album page on Lyrics.com

Sample response:

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?><results><result><song>Forever Young</song><song-link>http://lyrics.com.xemphimonlines.com/lyric/8237688</song-link><artist>Johnny Cash</artist><artist-link>http://lyrics.com.xemphimonlines.com/artist/Johnny%20Cash/1548</artist-link><album>The Legend [Columbia]</album><album-link>http://lyrics.com.xemphimonlines.com/album/784490</album-link></result></results>

Want to use this service?

The Lyrics API service is free to use for up to 100 queries per day.

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