[MUSIC] What music artist roles are considered for the ‘Credits’ section?

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There are three elements of the ‘Credits’ section: “Performed by”, “Written by” and “Produced by”. See what artist roles are considered for each element below. 

  • Performed by”: ‘Main Artist’, ‘Featured Artist’, ‘Remixer’, ‘Conductor’, ‘Orchestra’
  • Written by”: ‘Composer’, ‘Lyricist’ (‘Writer’ and ‘Author’ are considered as well, but as the roles are not defined in DDEX we recommend against using these contributor references)
  • Produced by”: ‘Producer’

The individual artists and contributors in each element are ordered as per delivered in the XML, besides from the “Written by” section, that lists contributors in alphabetical order.

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