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a command-line song lyric fetcher

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songtext

A command-line song lyric fetcher.

Inspired by @gleitz’s howdoi. Name from the German word for “lyrics”.

Installation

With pip:

$ pip install songtext

With distutils:

$ python setup.py install

Usage

Search by both artist name (-a, --artist) and song title (-t, --title):

$ songtext -a pvris -t fire

PVRIS: Fire
-----------
Don't blame your death on the shit in your head
That you claimed ate you like a virus for days on end
I watched you decay, watched you waste away
Who'd you think you'd fool, baby, diggin' your own grave?

Option values that consist of more than one word need to be quoted:

$ songtext -a 'nina simone' -t sinnerman

Nina Simone: Sinnerman
----------------------
Oh sinnerman, where you gonna run to?
Sinnerman, where you gonna run to?
Where you gonna run to?
All along dem day

Punctuation is important too:

$ songtext -a "shawn mendes" -t "theres nothing holdin me back"

Your query did not match any tracks.


$ songtext -a "shawn mendes" -t "there's nothing holdin' me back"

Shawn Mendes: There's Nothing Holdin' Me Back
---------------------------------------------
I wanna follow her where she goes
I think about her and she knows it
I wanna let it take control
'Cause every time that she gets closer

Note that paging is turned on by default. Use the --no-pager flag to turn it off.

argument/API lyricwiki
positional (generic search) No
-a, --artist Yes
-t, --title Yes
-w, --words No
-l, --show-list No
--limit No
--no-pager Yes
-i, --index No

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