Spotify

Get Your Music on Spotify

TuneCore’s strong partnership with Spotify makes it easy to get your music on Spotify, and easier than ever for fans to play and share your songs. Once your music is on Spotify, simply create an account and download the streaming music player to get started sharing, creating playlists, and following other artists. You can also launch a browser and play Spotify straight from your browser. TuneCore now offers daily Spotify trend reports, so you’ll be able to keep track of your success and make timely business decisions.

Spotify Verified Artist Accounts allow TuneCore artists and labels to easily build a community of followers and interact with fans directly from artist pages. Each time you create a Spotify playlist or share your tracks, your fans will hear them.

Get Your Music on Spotify
Get Your Music on Spotify

Top 4 Things to Know About Spotify

1

Where does Spotify distribute my music?

Spotify is currently available in Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom, United States, Canada and a growing list of additional countries to get your music playing.

2

How does Spotify sell my music?

Spotify sells your music via paid streams. Paid streams give fans on-demand streaming access to your songs through an application. Fans can choose either a free, ad-funded version, or a subscription option for ad-free listening and access to Spotify on their mobile phones.

3

How much money will I make from Spotify sales?

Paid Streams

Spotify has deals with rights holders in all of its launch countries. A royalty is based on how frequently your music gets played. Each stream earns you a share of Spotify’s advertising revenue. The actual amount varies and depends on the ratio of advertising revenue and your percentage of the total number of streams on Spotify in a given month.

Learn more about Spotify payment

4

How long does it take for my music to go live on Spotify?

It takes about 48-72 business hours (2-3 business days) for your songs to go live on Spotify.

Additional Spotify Info

• TuneCore is an official Spotify aggregator, listed on their artist support pages.

• How Spotify plays can help your career: 10 reasons to consider.

• Spotify has chosen Billboard as their official streaming partner.

Do you have more questions about Spotify? Check out our help pages for selling your music on Spotify.
Interested in collecting even more money for your music? Find out more about TuneCore Music Publishing Administration.

Get Your Music On Spotify