Adding Lyrics in iTunes

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    ghsNick

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    You'd think that iTunes would automatically input Lyrics (for the new releases) but they still don't do that.

    What is the best way to add lyrics to songs in iTunes?
     
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    Get Lyrical or InstaLyrics

    Get Lyrical is a free app...it adds the lyrics directly to iTunes songs.

    InstaLyrics is paid app in MAS, it searches the web for the lyrics, then you can copy & paste it in iTunes.

    Or you can just copy and paste the lyrics from websites like www.metrolyrics.com
     
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    The reason iTunes doesn't do lyrics is because the music labels don't allow it. Even the sites that offer the lyrics are targets of the RIAA - since the sites get money from ads and don't pay the RIAA a commission, the riaa considers them pirates.
     
  4. ghsNick, May 17, 2013
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    Ok I'm looking into the Lyrical App now!
     
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