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Updating Track metadata

When you upload tracks to DISCO, we read every metadata field on the track, as long as the audio format (e.g. AIFF, MP3) of the track can embed metadata in a way that is readable. For more information, visit this article.

At a glance

DISCO uses the following fields to display metadata on the Track information page:

  • Track Artwork
  • Title
  • Artist
  • Album
  • Composer

  • Grouping
  • Genre
  • Year
  • Release Date
  • BPM

  • ISRC
  • Order
  • Comments
  • Lyrics

Viewing your Track metadata

You can access your metadata from the Track information page in three different ways:

All of the above options will open the track information page, with the Metadata tab selected.

Adding and editing track metadata

You can add and edit metadata for individual Tracks, or for multiple Tracks at once.

For single Tracks

  1. Open the Track information page.
  2. From the Metadata tab, you can add and edit: Track Artwork, Title, Artist, Album, Composer, Grouping, Genre, Year, Release Date, BPM, ISRC, OrderComments.
    From the Lyrics tab, you can add and edit Lyrics.
    From the Writers tab, you can add and edit Writers and PRO Number*. You can also manage Writer Splits.
    *This field is for internal use only and doesn't travel with the file when downloaded or saved.
    From the Tags tab, you can add and manage Track Tags.
    From the Custom tab, you can add and edit data from any custom fields* you may have set up.
    *Custom fields are a premium feature available to users on our Pro plan and above.
    From the Notes tab, you can view and add Notes.
  3. Click the green Save button.

For multiple Tracks

  1. Use a keyboard shortcut to multi-select Tracks.
  2. In the Edit menu at the bottom of the screen, click the pencil.
  3. This will open the Track information page and allow you to edit multiple Tracks at once.
  4. Click the green Save button.