compilations and year field

dbinder101's Avatar


07 Jun, 2020 10:07 PM

Is there any way that beaTunes, during Analysis, look at individual songs and get the correct year, instead of the year that the compilation album came out? I have lots of "best of" albums of either one artist or various artists. When I run the Analysis for these albums, it looks like it picks up the year that the compilation came out, instead of when the song (singles) came out. Any advise?

* beaTunes: 5.2.6
* JVM: OpenJDK 64-Bit Server VM
* Version: 11.0.6+10-LTS
* Vendor: BellSoft
* OS: Windows 10 10.0, amd64
* Library: FileSystem
* Memory: 92m - 640m
* Registered as: David Binder

  1. Support Staff 1 Posted by hendrik on 08 Jun, 2020 01:12 PM

    hendrik's Avatar

    Hey David,

    I'm sorry, but at this point, beaTunes has no way of helping you to distinguish between original release date and release date of a compilation.



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