Metadata is what’s used to describe the music itself and stored in music files. It is also known as ID3 tag for MP3 files, which contains information such as track name, artist, genre, release  year, album artwork and even lyrics. But the metadata stored in the songs of your big music library isn’t always intact or correct, then you need to add  metadata to MP3 files by yourself. What is the easiest way to do this? In such situations, you need to either add a metadata to files or edit them with correct information. When it comes to MP3 metadata editor, there are many choices available. iMusic (iMusic for Mac) is strongly recommended. It’s an all-in-one  tool to automatically find all the information for every song and even clean up your music library by removing duplicates. Can’t wait to have a try now? Look at the walk through below.

Add Metadata to MP3 Files by Using iMusic

iMusic can be considered as all-in-one program for the music lovers which not only allows downloading music but also transferring it and manage it. Using iMusic, you can keep your music library managed by deleting duplicates, adding cover arts, removing missing tracks, fixing ID3 tags and others. Thus it works as one of the best MP3 metadata editors, and if you wish to add metadata to your MP3 files which is similar to fixing ID3 tags, then iMusic is one of the best programs to use.

iMusic - Most Excellent Spotify to MP3 Downloader

  • Download music from over 10,000 music and video sites.
  • Record music in original quality and automatically split the ads.
  • Discover and download music from more than 300,000 songs.
  • Transfer music between any two devices directly without iTunes.
  • Fix music library intelligently with correct ID3 tags.

Method 1. Add Metadata to MP3 Files using iMusic Automatically

Below given are the steps to add Metadata to MP3 files (fixing ID3 tags) using iMusic.

Step 1. Launch iMusic.

Download, install and launch iMusic on your PC/Mac. Here we make Windows version for example, but you can do the similar steps to complete the task on Mac as well.

Add Metadata to MP3 Files using iMusic Automatically

Step 2. Select TOOLBOX and clean up iTunes library.

On the main interface, click TOOLBOX > CLEAN UP ITUNES LIBRARY.

Add Metadata to MP3 Files using iMusic Automatically

Step 3. Add metadata to MP3 songs.

A new window will open, click “Scan” that will scan MP3 metadata of all the tracks.

Add Metadata to MP3 Files using iMusic Automatically

The entire music library will be scanned to find out the number of songs with Missing Tags, Missing Covers, Duplicate Tracks and Missing Tracks.  Now to fix MP3 metadata, click "Fix" option to clean up your library from these 4 aspects just by one click.

Add Metadata to MP3 Files using iMusic Automatically

Add Metadata to MP3 Files using iMusic Automatically

Also you can choose to fix MP3 metadata by clicking one of the 4 options by your needs. If you only need to fix the music tags, then you can click "Missing Tags" at the bottom-left corner. A new window will open to show the files with missing tags. Click "Fix" at the right-corner that will start the process of fixing the tags.

Add Metadata to MP3 Files using iMusic Automatically

Next when all the tags are identified, click "Save" to complete the process.

Add Metadata to MP3 Files using iMusic Automatically

Similarly, you can fix other issues like fixing music covers, deleting duplicate songs and cleaning missing tracks as well.

Method 2. Add Metadata to MP3 Files using iMusic Manually

If you wish to add some special artworks or tags for your serveral favorite songs, you can also change MP3 metadata manually. You can learn the steps as followings.

Click ITUNES LIBRARY option from the home page that will show the list of all songs present in iTunes library. Right click the MP3 songs you want to add metadata, tap “Edit music info” option.

Add Metadata to MP3 Files using iMusic Manually

A new panel on the right side will appear where you can edit MP3 metadata related to covet art, name, artists, album, genre, year, track. Add the needed details and click “Save”.

Add Metadata to MP3 Files using iMusic Manually

Thus using the above steps you can add metadata to MP3 eaisly.

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