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Song matching based on textual comparison of attributes.

Project description


SongPrint is a library that provides functions to locate duplicate songs by performing a textual comparison of the songs’ attributes.

Getting Started


  • Python 2.7


SongPrint can be installed with pip or easy_install:

pip install SongPrint

After installation, the package is available under the name songprint:

>>> import songprint

Sample Usage

A sample script might look like this:

#!/usr/bin/env python

from songprint import match, Song

items = [Song("The Beatles", "Rock and Roll Music"),
         Song("Beatles", "rock & roll music"),
         Song("The beetles", "Rock & Roll Music", duration=150),
         Song("The Beatles", Rocky Raccoon")]

base = Song('beatles', 'rock and roll music', duration=150)

for item in match(base, items):


The sonprint package contains unit tests which can be run from source:

python test

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