Apple Music is adding more DJ mixes with extra features powered by Shazam

You can now stream DJ sets with track ID’s and the DJ’s, label, and musicians get paid.

How to sign up for the Apple Music for Artists App

The Apple Music for Artists App gives you the access to all the important data and extra tools you need as an artist, here’s how to sign up.

The Apple Music’s “Penny-Per-Stream” Letter To Artists, Labels, and Publishers In Full

We recently reported that Apple Music announced via a letter that it will play artists 1p per stream, here is the full letter.

Apple Music Streaming Revenue Has Been Detailed In Open Letter To Artists

Apple Music Adds Transparency To Their Model With A Letter They Sent To Artists, Labels, Publishers, and Other Stakeholders. Confirming That They Will Pay 1p Per Stream, 2-3 Times Spotify.

How to claim your artist profile on different streaming services

Once your music is up on streaming services, which you can do for free with RouteNote, you can take control of your profile to customise it and get in-depth, real-time statistics on many of the…

Apple Music for Artists gives you live performance data and a customizable artist page

It’s important to keep an eye on where and how your listeners are accessing your music to stay current and tailor your brand to your audience. Apple Music for Artists gives you all the statistics…

How to get a record deal

Where getting a record deal was the only way to make it big twenty plus years ago, the industry is changing. People are making big bucks from their bedroom with consumer grade equipment, YouTube ‘how-tos’…

Distrokid vs. RouteNote Comparison

Distrokid seemingly offer a standard yearly plan to get your music to stores and streaming services, but basic features offered by RouteNote are hidden behind extra fees. For $19.99/year, Distrokid will send your music to…

Shazam’s artist images now must be changed on Apple Music for Artists or iTunes Connect

Artists will have to go through Apple to edit the profile image that comes up when anyone Shazam’s their music now. Last year Apple acquired Shazam, the music recognition app and discovery platform. The service…

How do I edit my artist profile on Apple Music?

Once your music is live and streaming on Apple Music it’s time to customise your artist profile and get the image you want. At RouteNote we make it free and simple to release your music…