YouTube creators get tipped cash with their new monetisation tool

YouTube are adding ‘Viewer Applause’ so that viewers can throw virtual tips at live streamers and videos. YouTube have begun testing a new feature with creators that allows their viewers to send them cash tips….

Refer a friend to RouteNote and earn more money

Tell your friends about us and help them sign up to RouteNote and you can make money on every stream they get. Do you have musician friends looking for a way to get their music…

Spotify’s 2019 report shows they will soon hit 300 million users

An impressive year for Spotify saw their growth rocket for users across the world with a massive uptake of paying subscribers. Confidently introducing themselves as the “World’s #1 Audio Platform” Spotify have released their results…

What to do when selling your music online

So you’ve finished your album and published it via RouteNote, but now what? With tens of millions of tracks on stores and streaming services, you need to stand out and promote your content to make…

Sales statistics for November 2019 now available

You can now view your Sales Statistics for November 2019 on your account at routenote.com. Log-in to see your earnings, full breakdowns are available in your Statistics page. We apologise for the delays this month…

Independent artists snapshot 2020 – fastest growing part of the music industry

At this year’s Eurosonic, Mark Mulligan spoke on the music industry and especially independent artists’ position in it. MIDiA Research have kindly provided a snapshot of how independent music looks in 2020. 

Sales statistics for October 2019 now available

You can now view your Sales Statistics for October 2019 on your account at routenote.com. Log-in to see your earnings, full breakdowns are available in your Statistics page.

Sales statistics for September 2019 now available

You can now view your Sales Statistics for September 2019 on your account at routenote.com. Log-in to see your earnings, full breakdowns are available in your Statistics page.

Spotify Premium subscribers growing quicker than free listeners

Spotify are one of the world’s favourite music streamers and their Q3 report for 2019 shows paying users are finally growing the fastest. Spotify have released their report for the third quarter of this year….

Spotify report “outperforming” growth with 2nd quarter results

It’s the halfway point for 2019 and Spotify have just shared how they’re doing so far, and it’s better than even they predicted. Spotify’s second quarter financials for 2019 show that the music streaming service…