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The BBC selects MusicBrainz as its new music metadata provider and incorporates MusicBrainz data into its music website at For all the details on this announcement, please see our press release.
I'm a former board member of and supporter of MusicBrainz/MetaBrainz. It's to CDDB as Firefox is to IE. (Although it does a bunch of other stuff too...) This deal with the BBC is a big win and an important step in becoming ubiquitous in the main stream. Congrats guys!