Hi! Unfortunately, the plugin can’t do anything like that currently. But you 
might be able to fake it with shell commands:

$ beet lyrics -p  /path/to/file.mp3 > /path/to/lyrics.txt

The `-p` flag prints the lyrics for the file to stdout.

> On Sep 18, 2016, at 2:45 AM, Lorenzo Maffeo <maffo...@gmail.com> wrote:
> 
> Hello all,
> I was wondering if it was possible to get the lyricsfind plugin to save the 
> lyrics externally.
> Some players or media services, while supporting lyrics, do not support 
> embedded lyrics in ID3 tags (e.g. Plex).
> Ideally, the lyricsfind plugin should give the user a choice of whether embed 
> the lyrics in an ID3 tag itself, or to save them as an external .txt file.
> When choosing the second option, the lyrics should be saved in the same 
> folder and with the same name of the song file, just a different extension, 
> e.g.:
> /Music/Rock/Black Sabbath/Paranoid/1 - War Pigs.flac     <<<<<< Music file
> /Music/Rock/Black Sabbath/Paranoid/1 - War Pigs.txt      <<<<<< Lyrics file
> 
> My coding knowledge is much limited, especially when it comes to Python so 
> I'll start working on a change in the plugin locally and eventually I might 
> put it on Git but I wouldn't want to mess up your work.
> I really like beets (even if I just discovered it really), because of its 
> simplicity, speed, and text interface. Please keep up the good job!
> 
> Best regards
> 
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