What is a release? The difference between singles, EPs, albums and extended albums.

If you’re new to music distribution you may be unfamiliar with releases and the different types on offer. Simply put, ‘release’ is an all-encompassing term for singles, EPs, albums or extended albums. If we ask…

What is ‘revenue’ in the music industry?

The revenue of a release is the money earned from it through purchases and streams, after stores and distributors have taken their cut. The earnings shown on your RouteNote profile are based on that, meaning…

How to get signed to a hip-hop record label

Rewind twenty years and the only way to get your music out there and make an impact is to pray a label comes across your music and likes your style. But the times are changing….

How to get your music on to stores and streaming services for free

It’s easier and cheaper than ever to share you music in a digital/streaming world. Get your music on the top stores for free with RouteNote. The barrier of entry into selling your music online is…