The best site for creating Last.fm collages is Topsters 2. Topsters 2 connects to your Last.fm account and lets you create massive collages that include album titles, play counts, and more. Last.fm collages allow you to show off your musical tastes to anyone by giving you an image that contains all of your favorite music.
If you hang out with online music fans long enough, you’re bound to stumble upon a Last.fm collage. These sum up your musical tastes in a single image, generating a massive collage of album covers for all your favorite songs or albums. This makes it easy to share your music with anyone, including social media.
Here’s how to create your own collage.
How to Create a Last.fm Collage with Topsters
There are dozens of Last.fm collage generators, but the site most people use to create their own is Topsters 2. This is an incredibly simple website that lets you log into Last.fm and generate collages with all the albums you listen to the most.
You can make collages up to 10 x 12 large tiles where each album cover is the same size, or use a template that makes some larger than others. You can also choose to include album titles on the side, so people don’t have to guess just from the covers.
To get started, head over to the Topsters 2 website and click or tap the Show Options button in the top left corner. These options allow you to customize the size of the collage and its appearance.
Use the options to choose the type of collage template you want – the first option, Collage, will make each tile the same size and also let you choose how many albums to feature. The other options come with a set number of tiles and make them different sizes.
The checkboxes and text boxes below allow you to add a list of all album titles and play count (how many times you’ve played each record) to the right side of your collage, and change the background color and font of the collage.
Choose how you want your collage to look like. Topsters 2; William Antonelli/Insider
Next, it’s time to add the albums. Select the red Import last.fm button in the upper left corner. In the pop-up window that opens, check the Update active chart option, then enter your Last.fm username and choose the time period you want the site to base your collage on.
Tip: If you don’t want to autofill the collage with your Last.fm data, you can use the Search Albums here sidebar to manually add whatever you want. This bar also lets you add movie covers, if you prefer to create a movie collage. You can also drag and drop images onto the page to add them.
The site will import all your Last.fm data and populate the collage with your top albums. You can now continue editing your collage using the options or by dragging the album covers to rearrange them. If you have album titles enabled, they will automatically rearrange to match the order you choose.
Your albums will fill the collage. Topsters 2; William Antonelli/Insider
But if you like the look of your collage, click Download PNG or Download JPG in the top right. It will save your entire collage as a single image, which you can then share with anyone.
And the next time you open the Topsters 2 website, your collage should be saved so you can edit it or save it again. To start a new collage, click the New or Delete options at the top left.
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