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[[Release]]s where the [[Track Artist|TrackArtist]]<code><nowiki></nowiki></code>s are unrelated to each other (usually compilations), are attached to the artist "Various Artists".  
 
[[Release]]s where the [[Track Artist|TrackArtist]]<code><nowiki></nowiki></code>s are unrelated to each other (usually compilations), are attached to the artist "Various Artists".  
  
==Additional Informations==
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==Additional Information==
  
 
"Various Artists" is a [[Special Purpose Artist|SpecialPurposeArtist]]. Its MBID is [[Artist:89ad4ac3-39f7-470e-963a-56509c546377|89ad4ac3-39f7-470e-963a-56509c546377]], and its RowID is [http://musicbrainz.org/showartist.html?artistid=1 1].  
 
"Various Artists" is a [[Special Purpose Artist|SpecialPurposeArtist]]. Its MBID is [[Artist:89ad4ac3-39f7-470e-963a-56509c546377|89ad4ac3-39f7-470e-963a-56509c546377]], and its RowID is [http://musicbrainz.org/showartist.html?artistid=1 1].  
  
You should consult [[Release Artist Style|ReleaseArtistStyle]] for more informations on when to use "Various Artists".  
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You should consult [[Release Artist Style|ReleaseArtistStyle]] for more information on when to use "Various Artists".  
  
 
==Example==
 
==Example==

Revision as of 18:03, 15 March 2009

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Description

Releases where the TrackArtists are unrelated to each other (usually compilations), are attached to the artist "Various Artists".

Additional Information

"Various Artists" is a SpecialPurposeArtist. Its MBID is 89ad4ac3-39f7-470e-963a-56509c546377, and its RowID is 1.

You should consult ReleaseArtistStyle for more information on when to use "Various Artists".

Example

Various Artists is the ReleaseArtist for the release Ken Burns Jazz: The Story of America's Music (disc 5)

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