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    Rate Your Music Alternatives

    Rate Your Music is described as 'community-built music and film database where you can rate, review, catalog and discover new music and films as well as participate in contributing to the database itself' and is a Music Discovery Service in the Audio & Music category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Rate Your Music, not only websites but also apps for a variety of platforms, including Android, iPhone, Windows and iPad. The best alternative is Last.fm, which is free. Other great sites and apps similar to Rate Your Music are MusicBrainz (Free, Open Source), Discogs (Free), ratehouse (Free) and AllMusic (Free).

    This page was last updated Dec 9, 2021

    1. Last.fm is a music community website that offers personalized internet radio, using a recommendation system called "Audioscrobbler" to build a detailed profile of users based on their music tastes and interests.
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      Last.fm vs Rate Your Music opinions
      This alternative is disputed. Last.fm is still a legitimate alternative to Rate Your Music, but it might have issues that some users think are important.
      totally different set of features. has almost nothing in common
      Negative comment almost 3 years ago

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      Just a site to find artists and keep track of listening. No ratings, comprehensive genre tagging or rating.
      Negative comment almost 2 years ago

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      Last fm is mostly used to track what you listen to, so you can look at your 'musical progression' or see other fun stats. Although there is a commenting system under artists, the platform does not focus on rating music, which is the central function of Rate Your Music
      Negative comment almost 3 years ago

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    2. MusicBrainz is a community music metadatabase that attempts to create a comprehensive music information site.
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    3. Discogs is a crowdsourced music database and marketplace. Discover music, buy and sell music with collectors in the Marketplace in all physical formats. Shop for Music & Add to Your Collection • Browse available music from sellers across the world.
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      Almost everyone thinks Discogs is a great alternative to Rate Your Music.
    4. Ratings, reviews, discussions, recommendations, lists for all media genres: music, movies, tv shows, books, video games, and podcasts. Like IMDb or Goodreads, but with more media types. Join ratehouse to consolidate your entertainment and art interests.
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      ratehouse vs Rate Your Music opinions
      Almost everyone thinks ratehouse is a great alternative to Rate Your Music.
      bobbobly Better UI, more types of things to rate and track. You can add and edit like on Wikipedia.
      Positive comment about 2 years ago

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      Better interface, has movies, TV shows, books, video games and podcasts.
      Positive comment about 2 years ago

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      tomhorford Has more types, better looking, can create and edit items.
      Positive comment about 2 years ago

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    5. The source for music information. Read artist biographies and album reviews. Find the best of new and upcoming releases. Stay in the loop with our newsletter. From rap to country and electronic to classical, we are the source for information about the music you love.
      AllMusic vs Rate Your Music opinions
      Almost everyone thinks AllMusic is a great alternative to Rate Your Music.
      Laziness it put emphasis on RATING and cataloging of your music.
      Positive comment over 3 years ago

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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
      We believe that the information we use to make decisions -- about what book to read, what place to stay at or what product to buy -- will be of higher quality if we organize it transparently, through an open community.
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    6. WorldCat is the world's largest network of library content and services. WorldCat libraries are dedicated to providing access to their resources on the Web, where most people start their search for information.
    7. Listnd is a social platform for tracking, rating, and reviewing the music you listen to, and for sharing your thoughts with your friends and the world at large.
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    8. StreamSquid is a free music streaming service, that let you discover and share the music you love. It's the easy way to play the music you want online legally and free.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Android Tablet
      • iPad
      MovieTracker is a mobile application that helps movie junkies track the movies they are interested in, from the ones they already watched to the upcoming movies they want to purchase. It also lets them organize their own movie collection.
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