How do I get my music on Spotify?

I’m an artist, how do I get my music on Spotify?

You don’t need to be signed or have a record deal to get your music on Spotify.

Spotify works with artist-aggregators like 1710Media and others to get their content uploaded.

With streaming revenues steadily growing, it is key for any artist, independent or not, to have his/her songs available on Spotify (and on any other major streaming service out there).

Release your tracks on all the biggest streaming stores

If you’re an indie artist or small label, Our distribution service will help get your content on Spotify (and many other platforms).

Do not hesitate to check our FAQ for more info about digital distribution and the Spotify for Artists dedicated website which contains very useful resources for getting the best out of Spotify when you’re an artist.

Spotify is not only the largest streaming service in the world, with more than 160 million active users and 70 million paid subscribers in 61 markets, they’re also one of the undisputed tastemakers in the modern music industry, using a host of curated and algorithmic playlists to drive both current discovery and deeper catalog engagement.

It’s essential for emerging artists to not only have their music on Spotify, but to take action on the platform via Spotify for Artists.

How do I get my music on Spotify?

1710Media makes it easy. We’ll deliver your songs to all the important digital music platforms (Spotify, Apple Music, BoomPlay Music, Tidal, etc.) You can immediately apply for artist verification on Spotify — so there’ll be no delays in accessing your Spotify for Artists account.

To distribute your music, there is a one-time service fee you are required to pay;

#3,000 SINGLE: Upload ONLY 1 Song on Spotify, Apple Music & iTunes.
#7,000 SINGLE: Upload 1 Song on all major international platforms (You get 80% Of your total generated revenue) including; Facebook, Instagram, Youtube, itunes & Apple Music, Spotify, Deezer, Tidal, Amazon and over 100 other streaming and downloading platforms excluding Boomplay Music. See full List of stores. 
#10,000 – SINGLE +:  – Upload 2 Songs simultaneously on all major international platforms (You get 100% Of your total generated revenue) including; Facebook, instagram, Boomplay Music, itunes & Apple Music, Spotify, Deezer, Tidal, Amazon and over 150 other streaming and downloading platforms. See full List of stores.
#50,000UNLIMITED: Recommended for labels, managers and professionals. Upload as much songs as possible including Albums and EPs. For up to 4 Artists on all platforms. LEARN MORE.


How to get a verified Artist page on Spotify


How does Spotify pay?

You will be paid a streaming fee for the use of the sound recording whenever your songs are streamed. The more your music is played, the more money you make.


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Why use 1710Media to get on Spotify?

1710Media is the fastest growing digital distributor of independent music in Africa. We’ll deliver your music to Spotify quickly (usually between 24-48 hours). Once your song is on Spotify, you can apply or contact us to help you apply for free instant artist verification on Spotify and access to detailed Spotify trending reports, updated daily in your account.

1710Media will also distribute your music to 150+ other digital music platforms. We deliver your music to more shops than many other distributors. Get your music on Spotify, iTunes, Apple Music, Google Play, Tidal, Deezer, Pandora and everywhere else that matters. Our reach is already beyond 140 countries and growing to automatically include new stores as they become available. As our retailer list grows, so does your exposure to music fans around the world!



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