User:BrianSchweitzer/edit12636043

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This page is just to track votes for edit 12636043 and edit 12584062, to see, of the various options, which option the most people prefer.

Please sig on the option you prefer, but only once for each section. :D Feel free to offer an alternate option if you disagree with all the listed options.

Release Artist

  • Option 1: A distinct Various Artists, aka "Various Artists (recorded a cover of 'Perfect Day' for BBC Children in Need 1997)" (ie, keep the status quo)
  • Option 2: Merge "Various Artists (recorded a cover of 'Perfect Day' for BBC Children in Need 1997)" into the general "Various Artists" and use that for the release artist. (ie edit 12584062)
    • KrazyKiwi 08:47, 6 June 2010 (UTC)
    • Nikki 01:20, 7 June 2010 (UTC)
    • Release Artist of what? The single has multiple versions of the performance by multiple groups. Ssundell 09:37, 7 June 2010 (UTC)
    • Leivhe 19:20, 7 June 2010 (UTC)
  • Option 3: Keep "Various Artists (recorded a cover of 'Perfect Day' for BBC Children in Need 1997)" separated, but rename it to "Lou Reed & Bono & Skye Edwards & David Bowie & Suzanne Vega & Elton John & Boyzone & Lesley Garrett & Burning Spear & Sir Thomas Allen & Brodsky Quartet & Heather Small & Emmylou Harris & Tammy Wynette & Shane MacGowan & Sheona White & Dr. John & Robert Cray & Hugh Morgan & Ian Broudie & Gabrielle & Evan Dando & Courtney Pine & BBC Symphony Orchestra & Brett Anderson & Visual Ministry Choir & Joan Armatrading & Laurie Anderson & Tom Jones" (ie edit 12636043)
  • Option 4: Merge "Various Artists (recorded a cover of 'Perfect Day' for BBC Children in Need 1997)" into "Lou Reed".
  • Option 5: Rename "Various Artists (recorded a cover of 'Perfect Day' for BBC Children in Need 1997)" to "Lou Reed et al. (recorded a cover of 'Perfect Day' for BBC Children in Need 1997)".
    • PBryan 16:14, 6 June 2010 (UTC)

Track Artist

  • Option 1: Set track artist to "Various Artists (recorded a cover of 'Perfect Day' for BBC Children in Need 1997)"
  • Option 2: Set track artist to the general VA
    • And use the appropriate AR's to credit all contributors KrazyKiwi 08:47, 6 June 2010 (UTC)
    • Nikki 01:20, 7 June 2010 (UTC)
    • Ssundell 09:37, 7 June 2010 (UTC)
    • Leivhe 19:20, 7 June 2010 (UTC)
  • Option 3: Set track artist to "Lou Reed & Bono & Skye Edwards & David Bowie & Suzanne Vega & Elton John & Boyzone & Lesley Garrett & Burning Spear & Sir Thomas Allen & Brodsky Quartet & Heather Small & Emmylou Harris & Tammy Wynette & Shane MacGowan & Sheona White & Dr. John & Robert Cray & Hugh Morgan & Ian Broudie & Gabrielle & Evan Dando & Courtney Pine & BBC Symphony Orchestra & Brett Anderson & Visual Ministry Choir & Joan Armatrading & Laurie Anderson & Tom Jones"


  • Option 4: Set track artist to "Lou Reed"
  • Option 5: Set track artist to "Lou Reed et al. (recorded a cover of 'Perfect Day' for BBC Children in Need 1997)"
    • PBryan 16:14, 6 June 2010 (UTC)