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When you are looking at your playlist, there are a few sort features; Name, Time, Artist, Album, a musical note, and Rating.

What does the musical note mean, and what do all the numbers below it mean? At first I thought it was counting how many times I've listened to each but that doesn't seem to be it either. I can't find anything about it anywhere on Google Music Help or online.

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Well, it has to be the number of times the song has been played. I just played a song in one of my playlists and the number incremented by one. (I did have to get about a minute in before it ticked over, though.)

I'm really rather baffled why there's not a tooltip or any help that describes it.

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I'm glad I'm not the only one confused by it! lol I'll have to keep an eye on it, I didn't think it was counting up as I played a song, but maybe it's only when you actually click to play it? I have some on my list with no numbers next to them that I know I've listened to, but maybe not directly clicked on. –  Monica Aug 31 '13 at 14:10
    
I'm pretty sure you have to have listened to them through the Google Play player, and possibly while using that list. –  Al E. Aug 31 '13 at 14:12
    
Ah! I typically use the web player. It seems less consistent with that. Thanks! :D –  Monica Aug 31 '13 at 14:15

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