Can I Upload a Single Before My Album and then Include that Single on My Album?

Yes. Artists and Labels are able to upload a single before their albums and then also include the single on the album. Upload the single first, and then when your ready you can upload your…

RouteNote Troubleshooters: Album artwork

If your music is going onto streaming services and music stores you want to make sure your artwork is the best it can be. You can upload your music onto the world’s biggest music streaming…

The No.1 album on the US charts only sold 823 records

Digital music is dominating the music industry as less people are going out to buy CDs than ever and this has never been more clear than with the current number 1 album in the US…

How to get my music on Google Play Music for free

Google have both a music streaming service like Spotify and a download store like iTunes. Getting your music on both is easy and completely free when you upload your music to RouteNote. At RouteNote we…

Spotify respond to Nicki Minaj’s Twitter meltdown

Nicki Minaj only made it to #2 on the charts with her new album ‘Queen’, so of course there must be a big conspiracy to keep her down. Nicki Minaj is still a worldwide superstar…

Hopesfall breathe new life into Post-Hardcore with latest offering ‘Arbiter’

The resurgence of Post-Hardcore in recent years has seen bands like At The Drive In, Underoath, Thrice and Glassjaw all release new material. While all brilliant, their albums haven’t necessarily quenched the thirsts of those…

The first album Spotify and YouTube won’t let you listen to free is released

Pioneers of listening to music for free online, YouTube and Spotify have just released an album for streaming that is only available to paid subscribers. Around the beginning of the year Spotify had to renegotiate…

Listen to the first album made by artificial intelligence

Futurists have been warning for years that robots are going to replace humans in jobs, but could they replace musicians now? That’s the looming question with the release first ever album entirely composed by an…

Are playlists the new album in the age of music streaming?

Music streaming has brought music from every time and every corner of the globe into our homes, but it’s also changing the ways we experience music. There was a time, not too long ago, when…

Spotify are trying out videos that replace artwork

What’s the future of artwork in a world of digital music? Spotify reckons it could be looping GIFs. In the past few days some people have noticed that certain songs on Spotify had a different…