A release consisting of tracks from various artists, or a release consisting of mainly tracks from various previously released products by one or more artists must be specified as a compilation.

Common types of compilations are:

  • Greatest Hits Compilations
  • Best of Compilations
  • Singles Collections
  • B-Side Collections
  • Radio Sessions Compilations
  • Box Sets
  • Anthologies (Or Retrospective Albums)
  • Mixtape Playlists by Various Artists
  • Themed Compilations by Various Artists (Christmas Songs, Rock Hits, 80's Power Ballads, etc.)
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