TuneCore Presents: 21 Women to Watch in 2021

In honor of Women’s History Month, we’re highlighting some of the most influential female artists from the TuneCore community. Whether they’re breaking records, climbing the charts, or inspiring other women to do the same, we believe each and every female artist should be recognized for their hustle. We encourage women to amplify their voices today […]

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Industry Wrap-Up: February 2021

It’s hard to believe that it’s been a year since the start of the COVID-19 lockdown. While so much of our daily lives and routines have been put on an indefinite hold, there’s still plenty of truth to the classic saying, “life goes on.” This certainly rings true ofthe recent happenings within the music industry. […]

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New Music Friday: February 26, 2021

FEATURING NEW RELEASES FROM Mario, Young Buck, Keith Jacobs, & more! SUBMIT YOUR UPCOMING RELEASE to be featured on TuneCore’s New Music Friday Blog! THIS WEEK’S FEATURED RELEASE Luxury LoveMarioR&B/Soul VIDEO SPOTLIGHT YOU [Live Unplugged]Keeyen Martin THIS WEEK’S NEW RELEASES

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TuneCore Launches Operations in Africa

Leading Independent Digital Music Distribution Company Hires Jade Leaf as Head of TuneCore, Southern Africa and East Africa Chioma Onuchukwu as Head of TuneCore for West Africa and East Africa. BROOKLYN, xx, 2021 – TuneCore, the leading digital music distribution and publishing administration company for independent artists, has launched operations in Africa. Jade Leaf has […]

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Release Strategy: The Pros and Cons of Releasing New Music Midweek

[Editors Note: This article was written by Hugh McIntyre.] Sometimes in the entertainment world, breaking from the norm can be a good thing. In fact, it usually is…though there are calendars and structures in place that are very tough to fight, and doing so can come with just as many drawbacks as benefits. One such […]

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TuneCore Tuesdays: Keith Jacobs

We’re back with another installation of our latest series, TuneCore Tuesdays, which aims to highlight artists and other music professionals who are writing, recording, and hustling on their own terms. By showcasing creatives doing it their way all over the globe, TuneCore Tuesdays aims to empower and inspire our diverse community of artists.  This week […]

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Affordable Tools on Music Production

[Editors Note: This article was written by Darla Ardolf.] The web boasts of some unbelievable online tools that can be used by music producers. These tools are meant to improve your output, raise the quality of music you are developing, spark some creativity within the music creation, and even aid in managing the marketing efforts. […]

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New Music Friday: February 19, 2021

FEATURING NEW RELEASES FROM Mariah Carey, 50 Cent, TroyBoi, & more! SUBMIT YOUR UPCOMING RELEASE to be featured on TuneCore’s New Music Friday Blog! THIS WEEK’S FEATURED RELEASE V!BEZ, Vol. 4TroyBoiElectronic TroyBoi on working with Nina Sky on his new EP: “Even before “Afterhours”, I’ve been a fan of Nina Sky! Our first track had […]

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5 Strategies to Release New Music in 2021

[Editors note: this article was written by Alper Tuzcu.] 2020 was a year when the music industry changed forever, and releasing music has too.  When the pandemic started in early 2020, things were still unclear and many album releases were postponed. By fall 2020, major and indie artists were releasing music again and they focused […]

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5 Things You Can Give Away To Get People To Sign Up For Your Mailing List

[Editors Note: This article was written by Hugh McIntyre.] With social media platforms taking over the planet and becoming hubs of all sorts of information, some musicians have recently decided not to invest in things like EPKs, proper websites and even email newsletters. Sure, there is an argument to be made that these are somewhat […]

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