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django-lastfm-auth is an extension to django-social-auth which adds a backend for

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Django-Lastfm-Auth is an extension to `Django-Social-Auth <>`_
which adds a backend for

If you are looking for a stand alone authentication backend then please
check out `django-lastfmauth <>`_.


- Django-Social-Auth >= 0.3.3
- Django >= 1.2.5
- Python-OAuth2 >= 1.5.167
- Python-Openid >= 2.2

API Keys

In order to use this application you must sign up for API keys on These should be put into your settings file using the settings::

LASTFM_API_KEY = '' # Your api key
LASTFM_SECRET = '' # Your api secret

Extra data

Similar to the other OAuth backends you can define

LASTFM_EXTRA_DATA = [('realname', 'realname'), ]

as a list of tuples (response name, alias) to store on the UserSocialAuth model.


To install django-lastfm-auth via pip::

pip install django-lastfm-auth

Or you can from the latest version from Github manually::

git clone git://
cd django-lastfm-auth
python install

or via pip::

pip install -e git+

Once you have the app installed you must include in your settings::




Please refer to the `Django-Social-Auth <>`_
documentation for additional information.

Questions or Issues?

If you have questions, issues or requests for improvements please let me know on
`Github <>`_.

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