Music Recognition for CDs and Digital Files
Gracenote MusicID is the standard for music recognition in the car, powering the music experience in 120 million vehicles and counting. With MusicID, drivers and passengers can easily identify and navigate all of their favorite jams, from any device, while keeping their eyes on the road.
When a driver pops a CD into their car audio system, Gracenote MusicID CD recognizes the disc and delivers the correct artist, album and track names, as well as Album Cover Art to the dashboard display.
Gracenote MusicID File scans music on smartphones when drivers connect by USB and Bluetooth. Once identified, Gracenote enables drivers to browse and play music using voice and touch commands.
Gracenote has deep data to help drive voice intelligence. With a database describing millions of artists and tracks, as well as thousands of artist nicknames and aliases, voice systems can get hip with names like Wu-Tang and Fiddy.
Album Covers like these are iconic. Gracenote partners with every major label and independent to provide our customers with music imagery to enrich the listening experience.
Gracenote’s growth in automotive has skyrocketed.
Local Music for Local Markets
Gracenote MusicID CD and Digital File Recognition technology focuses on music in the drivers local market for cars sold around the globe. Today, MusicID Recognition technology ships in millions of cars globally.