BPM

David Hertel's Avatar

David Hertel

07 Feb, 2018 05:05 PM

I am curious what the 2 different numbers on the BPM section are about.

I assume the big number is BPM, but what is the small grey number next to it?

  1. Support Staff 1 Posted by hendrik on 07 Feb, 2018 06:08 PM

    hendrik's Avatar

    Hey David,

    there is this thing called tempo ambiguity, which basically states that some people may think a song is e.g. 80BPM while others say it's 160BPM.

    beaTunes tries to do this justice by posting two numbers. The first is the number that beaTunes thinks is correct. The second is the number that it believes could also be true. If you hover over the BPM value in the main table it shows a tooltip giving percentages of certainty.

    Cheers,

    -hendrik

  2. 2 Posted by David Hertel on 21 Apr, 2019 04:50 PM

    David Hertel's Avatar

    Hello there,

    Is there a feature hidden anywhere for gender? In radio we use gender
    separation rules quite a bit

  3. Support Staff 3 Posted by hendrik on 22 Apr, 2019 07:45 AM

    hendrik's Avatar

    Hey David,

    I assume you are referring to singing voices, right?
    If so, the closest thing that beaTunes has to offer are LastFM tags which you can download via the corresponding analysis task. They often contain tags like “female vocalist” or “female voice.”

    Hope this helps,

    -hendrik

Reply to this discussion

Internal reply

Formatting help / Preview (switch to plain text) No formatting (switch to Markdown)

Attaching KB article:

»

Attached Files

You can attach files up to 10MB

If you don't have an account yet, we need to confirm you're human and not a machine trying to post spam.

Keyboard shortcuts

Generic

? Show this help
ESC Blurs the current field

Comment Form

r Focus the comment reply box
^ + ↩ Submit the comment

You can use Command ⌘ instead of Control ^ on Mac