Last.fm Scrobbler for YouTube
Scrobbling YouTube music videos to Last.fm
What is Last.fm Scrobbler for YouTube?
"Last.fm Scrobbler for YouTube" is a Firefox extension designed to let users scrobble music from YouTube videos to their Last.fm accounts. Apart from automatic scrobbling, the add-on provides options to manually modifies track or artist names and like or dislike tracks without visiting Last.fm. It aids in new music discovery and promotes a unified listening experience across platforms.
Scrobbles songs and music tracks from YouTube to Last.fm.
This extension seemingly scrobble watched YouTube videos to the "Last.fm" service without visiting the site. Automatic scrobbling takes place 30 seconds after the music is played or at the end of the track if the track is less than 30 seconds. You can also manually scrobble the currently played song by pressing the count-down label.
Using this extension you can also like or dislike YouTube songs without the need to open the actual "Last.fm" website.
Note that to prevent unwanted scrobbling, the extension pauses the count down when the song is paused. Also, the scrobbling label, as well as the like button, only appears if you are watching a track in the "Music" or "Entertainment" categories. Of course, the user can extend categories to include localized names or completely remove category check.
- Install the extension
- Open a YouTube music or refresh an existing music tab
- Wait for the extension to show "Connect to Last.fm"
- Supports Love/unlove tracks
User reviews summary
- Integrates well with YouTube
- Setup is simple
- Works well after playing 1-2 songs on YouTube
- Doesn't work if the song/artist isn't already listed in a database.
- Doesn't work well in mixes
- Doesn't scrobble certain videos
- Issues with recognizing certain music titles
- Lacks manual scrobble mode
- Scrobbling inconsistencies/issues
- Comparisons to WebScrobbler
- Issues with setup/connection
Last.fm Scrobbler for YouTube may not be safe to use and it requires some risky permissions. Exercise caution when installing this add-on. Review carefully before installing.
Last.fm Scrobbler for YouTube has earned a fairly good reputation and likely can be trusted.