Way to suggest missing spotify links

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Some song's don't have spotify links embedded so we can't play them ,
community can suggest a spotify link just like youtube link suggestions if you can make something like this for spotify 
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Samitha Jayaweera

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gw666

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Shouldn't this all be happening automatically? Last.fm is importing catalog data from spotify and from musicbrainz, so it should know all spotify links.
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He's dead, Jim!

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Should yes. But it don't work 100%.
MusicBrainz has mostly Spotify links on release level, not on track level.

Also mentioned at https://getsatisfaction.com/lastfm/topics/links-to-tracks-in-spotify and considered at https://getsatisfaction.com/lastfm/topics/how-to-propose-spotify-links-for-the-artists
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Is it sufficient if the track has an ISRC in the MusicBrainz entry or do you need really the spotify link added to each of the tracks?
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He's dead, Jim!

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As it is Last.fm only gets that from Spotify, but using MusicBrainz data for Spotify playability have been suggested.
Another issue that have to be given some thought is that a track may be playable in France, but not in Germany.
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I think I have an idea. ISRC is a standard for identifying a specific recording. The Spotify API can map from ISRC to Spotify id and MusicBrainz have a field for ISRCs.