EVERYTHING YOU WANTED TO KNOW ABOUT THE MUSIC INDUSTRY
When Should I Start Music Distribution?
When planning a new release, you need to set the release date in advance to ensure your release goes live on all digital stores simultaneously and at the chosen date. We recommend you upload your music at least 2-3 weeks before the release date to ensure everything goes right. Some artists may argue why it […]
For your music distribution, there are a few things you need to prepare in advance: audio files, metadata (album title, track titles, artist name(s), release date, etc.), and cover artwork. In addition, you have to make sure the submitted assets comply with the requirements of music stores. Today we will be talking about the cover […]
Audio Quality And Format
This article is designed to help you get your audio files ready for distribution. Whether it’s a single or an album you’re releasing, music stores like Spotify, Apple Music, and Boomplay have specific requirements for the audio files they accept. That makes sense, right? They want music with high-quality sound, which makes you and them […]
Participants & Royalty Splits
Did you know? With 8k Everest digital music distribution platform, you can easily add participants to your music releases and split royalties with featured artists, producers, or team members? First of all, let’s go through the definition of participants in your releases: participants are anyone who contributed to the track that you are releasing, for […]