How much money does a play make on music streaming services? (2020)

How much a single play earns on music streaming services depends on a great deal. Here’s a rough guide to streaming royalties in 2020. A single stream of a track can be worth a very…

YouTube Music, Spotify, Amazon Music, Facebook, SiriusXM and Tidal donate to the Recording Academy’s COVID-19 fund to help music professionals

MusiCares Foundation, the non-profit charity from The Recording Academy, has received “millions” of dollars from music services to help artists and other music professionals affected by COVID-19. The fund provides up to $1000 each to…

Amuse vs. RouteNote 2020 Comparison

While like RouteNote, Amuse offer free music distribution, many of the features we offer for free are behind their paid Pro model. Amuse Music Distribution offer features designed for independent artists much like RouteNote. On…

Spotify are ending their support for third-party DJ apps

DJs only have a few months left to use Spotify’s music library in their favourite DJing apps.  Spotify have announced the sad news that they’ll no longer be available in DJ software. The partnership opened…

How to upload your music to Douyin

Douyin is China’s version of the hugely successful social media app TikTok. We can help you get your music on TikTok and Douyin for free. Don’t underestimate TikTok. It’s currently the number one social media…

The best digital music aggregator in 2020

If your goal is to get as many people to listen to your music as possible, you’ll need to be on as many digital platforms as possible. Music aggregators or distributors make this a possibility….

The perfect distributor for record labels

RouteNote is used by hundreds of thousands of independent artists worldwide to get their music online, but RouteNote can also be the perfect companion for any record label starting out. Our mission with RouteNote is…

How to distribute your beats

There are many platforms online that can help with advertising and selling licenses to your beats for other artists to use in there music. You can also benefit from distributing your beats to stores through…

Sales statistics for December 2019 now available

You can now view your Sales and Streaming Statistics for December 2019 on your account at www.routenote.com. Log-in to see your earnings, with full breakdowns of your streams and sales across all stores and platforms…

How to distribute music on Melon

One of the largest music stores and streaming services in South Korea, getting your music on Melon will help your online presence grow and take your music to new corners of the globe. Boasting an…