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DistroKid made 21 different (free 🎉) services, beyond distribution, that we hope you love. | by DistroKid | Mar, 2022

DistroKid made 21 different (free 🎉) services, beyond distribution, that we hope you love. | by DistroKid | Mar, 2022

DistroKid is known for being the best way for musicians to get music into streaming services (and get 100% of earnings 💰) But that’s just the start. Today, we’re announcing 21 (and counting) services we’ve custom made for artists that we hope you love. They are all free for DistroKid members. To access everything, sign …

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Introducing DistroKid’s first NFT drop — live now | by DistroKid | Dec, 2021

Introducing DistroKid’s first NFT drop — live now | by DistroKid | Dec, 2021

DistroKid just launched an NFT collection! It’s jokingly called “Sellouts” and is a collaboration with 9,999 independent musicians, who will earn money every time their NFT is bought or sold. Each carbon-offset NFT shows the DistroKid mascot, customized with more than 300 traits (hair, expression, eyewear, clothes, and more) — proudly holding the album cover …

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Introducing “Artists for Change” — automatically donate any percentage of earnings to charity | by DistroKid | Nov, 2021

Introducing “Artists for Change” — automatically donate any percentage of earnings to charity | by DistroKid | Nov, 2021

Introducing “Artists for Change.” It’s is an easy way for artists to automatically donate any percentage of earnings, from any track, to any supported charity. Currently 9 charities are supported, with more added regularly. We did a quiet beta launch a while ago (I think it was only announced on Twitter) and more than 1,000 …

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Introducing: Tidal Direct Artist Payments | by DistroKid | Nov, 2021

Introducing: Tidal Direct Artist Payments | by DistroKid | Nov, 2021

New for DistroKid members! If a listener on TIDAL’s HiFi Plus tier loves you SO MUCH that you’re their most-listened-to artist, you’ll receive up to 10% of their subscriber fees. This is a new source of revenue for artists. It’s called “Tidal Direct Artist Payouts.” More info for artists: When you use DistroKid, every month …

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DistroKid brings Dolby Atmos to independent artists | by DistroKid | Jul, 2021

DistroKid brings Dolby Atmos to independent artists | by DistroKid | Jul, 2021

Starting today, DistroKid members can upload songs mixed in Dolby Atmos® to Apple Music and TIDAL For artists, Dolby Atmos is a new way to think about mixing: Instead of panning tracks left-ish and right-ish as a typical stereo mix, with Atmos each track is its own “object” that you can move around 3D space …

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Introducing Automated Royalty Splits, Now With Recoupments!

Introducing Automated Royalty Splits, Now With Recoupments!

In 2017, DistroKid launched Splits (original post here) as a super-easy way to automatically split any percent of earnings, from any track, with anyone. You can split with producers, featured artists, and any of the musicians or collaborators who worked on the song — and they’ll get paid automatically. Splits have already been added to …

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Don’t put your music at risk

Don’t put your music at risk

Click farm As your trusted partner, we wanted to take a moment to warn you about some deceptive ads we’ve recently seen for illegitimate promotion services. Don’t use any music promotion company that sells playlist placements, or claims they can increase your streams. These companies are likely using illegitimate practices (such as streaming fraud) without …

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Get your music into Snapchat, only with DistroKid | by Philip Kaplan | Mar, 2021

Get your music into Snapchat, only with DistroKid | by Philip Kaplan | Mar, 2021

Snapchat! It’s one of the most popular apps in the world: more than 265 million daily active users send 5 billion posts (“Snaps”) to each other every day. Snapchat recently launched a new featured called Sounds on Snapchat that lets its users easily add music to Snaps. Today, we’re excited to announce a partnership with …

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New partnership helps DistroKid members connect with fans on Twitch | by Philip Kaplan | Feb, 2021

New partnership helps DistroKid members connect with fans on Twitch | by Philip Kaplan | Feb, 2021

Starting today, DistroKid is partnering with Twitch to offer qualifying DistroKid members — who have shown a level of dedication and success in music — the opportunity to join the Twitch Affiliate Program. The Twitch Affiliate Program is open to Twitch streamers who meet select qualifications, and allows those who qualify to further build a …

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