APA 7th Referencing Guide — Album

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APA Referencing Guide — Album

Format and order
  • Composer(s)/ artist(s)/ group(s) (family name, comma followed by initials, with full stop and space after each initial OR group, followed by full stop)
  • (Year of publication). (in round brackets, followed by full stop)
  • Title (in italics)
  • [Album] (in square brackets, followed by full stop) or [Album recorded by] (insert artist/ musician if different from above: initials, followed by family name, with full stop after initial, or group, in square brackets, followed by full stop)
  • Label. (followed by full stop)
  • URL (if appropriate)
In-text citation

Beyonce's debut album Dangerously in Love (2003) stormed the charts.

In the recording of Mozart's Violin concertos (2006)…

Reference list

Beyonce. (2003). Dangerously in love [Album]. Columbia Records.

Mozart, W. A. (2006). Violin concertos [Album recorded by L. Kavakos]. Sony.

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