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Parameters

star 
Gold, Silver, Bronze, Green or Violet; see LW:PR
artist 
if the artist's actual name differs from the pagename, it can be specified with this parameter
romanizedArtist 
if the artist's name is in a non-Latin alphabet (Cyrillic, Greek etc.), this parameter will display a romanized version below the name and produce additional search links in the "External links" section
pic 
displays a picture of the artist/band in the infobox – please use local images only
caption 
displays text below the artist's image; useful for artists/bands that have been around a long time and/or have had line-up changes
pedlr 
the artist's page on http://pedlr.com/
officialSite 
the artist's official website – please enter the full URL
myspace 
the artist's MySpace profile
twitter 
the artist's Twitter profile (doesn't have to be "verified" since not all artists are famous already)
facebook 
the artist's Facebook page name
wikia 
the subdomain of the Wikia wiki's URL if there is one about this artist (eg: http://gaga.wikia.com or http://de.something.wikia.com)
wikipedia 
the artist's page on Wikipedia
wikipedia2 
allows for a second Wikipedia link (usually in a different language)
country 
the country of origin for the artist/band (e.g. United States) – see LyricWiki:List of Countries for a full list
state 
the region within the country where the artist/band is from (e.g. Nevada)
this parameter cannot be listed without country
hometown 
the city/town where the artist/band is from within their country (e.g. Las Vegas)
this parameter cannot be listed without country
Note

English names should be used for country and, where they exist, for state and hometown. If you are not sure about the spelling (including capitalisation!), please refer to the English Wikipedia.

Example

{{ArtistHeader
|star            = Green
|artist          = οι καλλιτέχνες
|romanizedArtist = The Artists
|pic             = Related Artists.png
|caption         = The Artists on their 1919 world tour
|pedlr           = theartists
|officialSite    = http://www.thisisourpage.com/
|myspace         = theartists
|twitter         = theartists
|facebook        = theartists
|wikia           = http://theartists.wikia.com
|wikipedia       = The Artists (band)
|wikipedia2      = es:Los Artistas (banda)
|country         = United States
|state           = Nevada
|hometown        = Las Vegas
}}

produces:

StarIconGreen

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Template Dependencies

Variables defined in ArtistHeader

  • pagetype – set to "Artist"
  • artist – |artist= parameter if present, otherwise pagename
  • romartist – romanized artist name (undefined if none)
  • wikipedia – set to "1" if wikipedia or wikipedia2 parameter present
  • myspace – like wikipedia

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