Text resources and in all but very rare instances they are (for a definition on what that is, please refer to the blue box on the right hand side).
To communicate lyrics for a ten-track album, the message sender would need to communicate 21 resources which will need to be communicated in sequence:
- First, the ten sound recordings;
- Then, the cover art image; and
- Finally, the ten text resources (with a
Thus, sound recordings and associated text resources will be separated. The linking is done via the
ResourceGroup composite as shown in the XML sample below. In any case, the release will need to link all 21 resources in the
ReleaseResourceReferenceList (the order does not matter).
This example below shows the
ResourceGroup that links two sound recordings, referenced as
A2, to one text resource containing the relevant lyrics each. The two lyrics resources are referenced as
Please note that the
LinkDescription is not an allowed value set and the value (
Lyrics) will need to be bilaterally agreed between message sender and message recipient.