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how to group multiple artists into 1 album

Discussion in 'iPod' started by hehe299792458, Jul 26, 2009.

  1. macrumors 6502a

    hehe299792458

    #1
    I have an album with multiple artists, but I can't get it to be displayed as a single album inside iTunes. I have many other albums with multiple artists, and they work fine. It's just this one album - in the grid and cover flow views, it's displayed as multiple albums with the various artists' names beneath them. Any ideas?:cool:
     
  2. macrumors 604

    thegoldenmackid

    #2
    Fill in Album Artist as "Various Artists"
     
  3. macrumors P6

    Tallest Skil

    #3
    Are you sorting by artist or album?
     
  4. macrumors Nehalem

    GoCubsGo

    #4
    You can sort by album or you can open iTunes, right click on the songs and "get info" then change the album artist to the album name.
     
  5. macrumors newbie

    aplata100

    #5
    I have selected all songs and then in the get info section try to have the same info in all of them, album, dates,coverflow etc. I have also used compilation. It has worked in most cases. I am trying to figure out why it does not work with some songs.

    I am also using Tuneup software but with not much progress yet. No progress because of my lack of time not the sofware.

    http://www.tuneupmedia.com/

    Hope it helps.
     
  6. macrumors 6502a

    hehe299792458

    #6
    @thegoldenmackid
    I'd rather keep the artists' names if possible

    @Tallest Skil
    by album

    @jessica
    that only worked for certain albums for some strange reason

    @aplata100
    I'll try that. thanks
     
  7. macrumors 6502a

    hehe299792458

    #7
    my apologies. I had mistake artist for album artist. That worked quite well. Thanks!
     

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