Tools for Working with the 'Genius' API

Provides tools to interact nicely with the 'Genius' API <>. Search hosted content, extract associated metadata and retrieve lyrics with ease.


geniusr 1.1.0

  • Correct license added.
  • Fixed a bug occuring in get_song_meta functions to handle missing song fields (#6).
  • Fixed a bug in scrape_lyrics_ functions to handle instrumental songs (#8).

geniusr 1.0.0

  • CRAN release
  • Added a file to track changes to the package.

Reference manual

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1.2.0 by Ewen Henderson, 2 years ago,

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Authors: Ewen Henderson [aut, cre]

Documentation:   PDF Manual  

MIT + file LICENSE license

Imports curl, dplyr, httr, purrr, rvest, stringr, tibble, xml2

Suggests knitr, rmarkdown, testthat, covr

See at CRAN