iPod Touch 5g Displays Incorrect Album Art.

Discussion in 'Mobile Phones and Media Players' started by Team_Subspace, Mar 20, 2014.

  1. Team_Subspace

    Team_Subspace Citizen Marsalevsky

    Apr 4, 2009
    United States
    Behind a laptop screen
    For a while now, my iPod has been slowly, but surely, mixing up all of the album art on my music (for example, Come Together by the Beatles displays the art for Cinema by Benny Benassi). At first, it was just a few songs, but now, almost every song by every artist is wrong. I tried removing all of my music, but since one past update, all of my purchases still show up in the music app, and even those have wrong album art. The thing is, everything is correct in iTunes on my laptop. How do I fix the songs that I am completely unable to erase off my iPod?
  2. vayanui8

    vayanui8 GBAtemp Maniac

    Nov 11, 2013
    United States
    Have you tried resetting it completely?
  3. Tom Bombadildo

    Tom Bombadildo Tom BombaDadlo

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    Jul 11, 2009
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    I forgot
  4. Jayro

    Jayro MediCat USB and Mini Windows 10 Developer

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    First thing you need to know... When you add covers in iTunes and change the metadata, they aren't written directly to the files like they should be, iTunes instead uses a douchey method of storing it's own database of your changes. So this causes all sorts of problems with songs having wrong covers, etc... I suggest downloading the latest version of MP3Tag, and manually applying the cover art to each album, before MANUALLY syncing then back to iTunes and the iPod.
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