Search is hard

Can you spot the difference between these two Spotify screenshots?

I think it’s safe to say that most people would expect to see the Tom Petty song at the top for either query. Rdio fails on this search as well:

Pandora fares better:

Somewhat surprisingly, iTunes fails:

Less surprisingly, Google Music gets it right:

I haven’t tried Beats Music yet.

Search is hard to get right. I wonder how many song plays and downloads Tom Petty has lost out on.

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