How To Use Scrobble in Your Last.fm Account

This post is long overdue! I didn’t get into Last.fm until earlier this year, and I still probably don’t utilize it to its full potential, but recently, I’ve been getting super into looking at my data through Scrobble. Scrobble is essentially a feature on Last.fm that will track what you are listening to and how many times. You can view your information by logging in through your Spotify account and seeing your last played songs, albums, artists: you name it! I’m not sure if this works through Apple Music, so I apologize if you are the one who uses Apple Music (which if you do, why??)

If you don’t remember, I shared a similar post in June 2018 that showed you how to listen to your popular songs, artists, albums, etc. through a special trick I found on Facebook. You can see that here. However, I prefer this method because it’s aesthetically pleasing and I think it’s a bit more accurate overall. The other way that I used to find this information tended to repeat songs and albums in the list, which didn’t really make the most sense. Overall the website could use a bit of a facelift in terms of direction and helping the user understand all of the moving parts, but nothing is perfect. For example, I had to create the third graphic below because the website wouldn’t give me one for the songs, but it did for artists and albums. I digress.

I’ve pulled my listening data from the last 30 days—September 29 to October 29. My header image features my top 5 artists from the last year. 

My top 20 artists of the last 30 days:

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  1. Muna
  2. Taylor Swift
  3. From Indian Lakes
  4. Bastille
  5. Red Hearse
  6. Vérité
  7. Paramore
  8. Caroline Polachek
  9. Clairo
  10. Lucy Dacus
  11. Liza Anne
  12. Harry Styles
  13. Vampire Weekend
  14. Half Alive
  15. Mitski
  16. The 1975
  17. Flor
  18. James Blake
  19. Joseph
  20. Selena Gomez

My top 20 albums of the last 30 days:

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  1. Lover – Taylor Swift
  2. SAVES THE WORLD – Muna
  3. Red Hearse – Red Hearse
  4. Dimly Lit – From Indian Lakes
  5. new skin – Vérité
  6. Immunity – Clairo
  7. Pang – Caroline Polachek
  8. Now, Not Yet – half alive
  9. Assume Form – James Blake
  10. Be The Cowboy – Mitski
  11. Good Luck, Kid – Joseph
  12. RIOT! – Paramore
  13. Father Of The Bride – Vampire Weekend
  14. Wild World – Bastille
  15. Better Oblivion Community Center – Better Oblivion Community Center
  16. About U – Muna
  17. yikes! – Silver Sphere
  18. Over It – Summer Walker
  19. Red – Taylor Swift
  20. I’m Sorry I Love You – Alexander 23

WINTER PLAYLIST

My top 20 songs of the last 30 days:

  1. “Lights Up” – Harry Styles
  2. “Devotion” – Liza Anne
  3. “Look At Her Now” – Selena Gomez
  4. “Cruel Summer” – Taylor Swift
  5. “Relief Next To Me” – Muna
  6. “You Make It Easy” – Red Hearse
  7. “Number One Fan” – Muna
  8. “People” – The 1975
  9. “Presence” – Joseph
  10. “All For Us” – Zendaya ft. Labrinth
  11. “Stayaway” – Muna
  12. “Doctor” – Remi Wolf
  13. “Purple Hat” – Sofi Tukker
  14. “think of me” – Vérité
  15. “Wild Girl” – Kito ft. Empress Of
  16. “Ride My Bike” – Maude Latour
  17. “Wave” – Meghan Trainor ft. Mike Sabath
  18. “Live Forever” – Nasty Cherry
  19. “boys r dumb! duh!” – Silver Sphere
  20. “Paper Rings” – Taylor Swift

More data:

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    • You listened to more artists than 88% of other Last.fm users.”
    • “You listened to more albums than 85% of other Last.fm users.
    • You listened to more tracks than 88% of other Last.fm users.

 

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The genres I listen to most, and when I listened to them more and when I listened to them less.

  1. Pop
  2. Indie Rock
  3. Synthpop
  4. Indie
  5. Indie Pop

I hope you take advantage of this cool feature that is also free! If you like these sorts of posts, I’ll work on sharing them more often. Just let me know!

  • Kristin
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