Amarok "Various Artists"

John L Fjellstad john-ubuntu at
Tue Oct 17 06:56:18 UTC 2006

"Dotan Cohen" <dotancohen at> writes:

> I just noticed that some of the soundtracks that I have appear under
> the artist "אמנים שונים" which translates into "Various Artists" in
> English. How does Amarok know that these are albums with various
> artists? The ID3 tags show the name of each artist in the individual
> files, I verified that. And even if it was written "various' for the
> artists names, it wouldn't show up in Hebrew, as they are English
> language soundtrack with English ID3 tags.

I think Amarok set Various Artists if an album have different artists for
each song/track.

John L. Fjellstad
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