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The Difference Between Playlists and Mixes

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Playlists:

A playlist is a list of songs that can be listened to on some device or other. The order can usually be rearranged or shuffled.

Examples:

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Mixes:

A mix is a compilation of tunes in a specific order that are usually blended or cross-faded to create a unique experience. DJ mixes are probably the best of example of a mix, however there are many different styles and genres that can be mixed such as podcasts and radio shows.

Examples:

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