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Spotify Artist Account

July 04, 2022
5 min
Spotify Artist Account

Looking to make your first release, release new music or find a bigger audience through Spotify?

Then its time to create a Spotify artist account!

Are you ready to swallow the fear and share your creation? Then you will find this article helpful as we take you through everything you need to know about creating a Spotify artist profile!

Looking for a cheap way to start listening to music too?

Together Price can take the pain out of sharing your favourite music streaming service so that you can stream music whilst saving money!

What is Spotify?

Create your artist name and put it out on your Spotify profile

Spotify is one of the biggest online music streaming services, with around 82 million songs, Spotify offers a huge selection of music. There is music for anyone, at any time to fit any vibe!

Spotify allows users to curate and share playlists so it is the ultimate tool to discover new music and discover new musicians, or, for the artists among you, it is a great place to get discovered!

Celebrities, music critics and everyday users can make playlists and share them with their friends.

Spotify users can download music, listen offline, and access millions of songs completely ad-free. Spotify is available on your favourite devices including your Android, iPhone, PC or Mac.

What is Spotify for artists?

Put you artist name on the Spotify for Artists page

Spotify for artists has many great features for musicians of any level. Upload your music and Spotify for artists will help you find fans and grow your number of listeners, get fan insights and interact with your audience. See which playlists your music has been added to, and create an artist profile and artist page.

Spotify for artists is also the best way to pitch your songs to be included in some of the most listened to playlists in the world.

Some of the great features on Spotify for artists include:

  • Audio and video ads to amplify your marketing

  • Marquee helps you turn listeners into fans by creating full-screen ads that are promoted to people listening to your music or associated music

  • Profile tools let you change your artist profile, artist bio, and photos so that you can keep your artist page fresh and interesting. Share yourself with your fans by publishing updates, share an artist pick or feature playlists on your profile

  • Spotify Canvas lets you create short looping visuals that can be added to each track on your album

  • Create audio shows or concerts that connect your music with talking segments so that fans can get to know you

  • Track your stats on the website or the app so that you can make calls about concerts, merch, and your next new release date!

  • Assign team roles and use Spotify for artists to help make team decisions easily and transparently

How do you get a Spotify artist profile?

There are three main ways to get access to the artists’ profile page on Spotify:

  • If someone on your team already has admin privileges then ask them to send you an invite link

  • If you are already connected with a music distributor or label such as CD Baby or Tunecore then you can get instant access to a Spotify artist page

  • Request an artists’ account. These requests are manually reviewed by the Spotify team so be prepared for this to take a couple of days. You will need to verify your Instagram account and other social channels.

How do you upload your music to Spotify?

To upload music to Spotify you need to go through one of Spotify’s recommended music distributors, such as CD Baby or Tunecore. These distributors handle things such as music licensing and royalties.

Most of these distributors charge a fee of some sort, but it depends entirely on which distributor you choose to use, so it is sensible to do your research before choosing a distributor.

Should you get a Tunecore account?

Tunecore account
A Tunecore account makes it easy to get your music on Spotify and claim a Spotify artist profile. To upload music to Spotify from your Tunecore account simply:

  1. Select the type of release you want: a single or an album

  2. Upload your music, cover art, photos and canvas loop.

  3. Add music contributors.

  4. Wait for Tunecore to approve your music. Track this on the Tunecore dashboard.

  5. Use the Tunecore dashboard to view your stats and start managing your account.

  6. Keep 100% of the revenue.

Tunecore also lets you upload music to other music streaming platforms such as Apple Music.

How much does Spotify premium cost?

Spotify plans and prices in the UK

If you want to listen to your music or discover new music from other artists maybe you should try Spotify Premium. There are four types of Spotify subscription:

  • Individual Plan costs £9.99 per month and is for one account

  • Duo Plan costs £13.99 per month and is for two accounts under the same roof

  • The Family Plan is for up to six accounts living under one roof and costs £16.99 per month

  • The Student Plan is for one account and costs £5.99 per month. This plan is for students at eligible institutions only.

Can you share a Spotify account?

A Spotify account can only be shared among members living under the same roof. Spotify requires you to verify your geographic location when your Spotify account joins a Family plan.

That means that whilst people living in one household can share a Spotify account if you live in separate households you are not able to share Spotify.

How to share a music streaming subscription

If you are looking to cut the costs of your music streaming service why not try account sharing?

Although you cannot share Spotify accounts you can stream your music from another platform such as Tidal Music or Apple Music, and these platforms allow account sharing.

When you share a subscription service with others you share the costs between more people, making your monthly payment significantly lower. But account sharing can be a hassle, maybe even more effort than it is worth. And that is where Together Price comes in!

What is Together Price?

Together Price

Together Price is an online platform that helps connects users to share their subscription services, with Together Price you can share Apple Music, Tidal Music, HBO Max, Netflix, to name just a few. This means you can make huge savings in all aspects of your online life!

Together Price is completely legal, we read the terms and conditions so you don’t have to. Together Price provides a safe and secure, SSL-certified environment so you can share your accounts and save money without having to worry about your privacy and security.

How does Together Price work?

Together Price is easy to use, simply sign up for a free account with your name and email address and then choose which subscription service you want to join first!

As an Admin?

Become an Admin

As an Admin, you will create a subscription and open it up for others to join. To do this you simply log in to Together Price and create a sharing group, accept or reject members’ requests to join and then sit back and listen to music whilst Together Price puts the money straight into your account!

As a Joiner?

Become a Joiner

As a Joiner, you choose to join subscriptions. To do this search for a sharing group with a high rating, submit a request to join the group, enter your payment details and once you’ve been accepted Together Price will arrange your payment for you!

Summing up

Spotify for artists is a powerful tool to help get your music out there. Artists Spotify has so many features that will help you build, monitor and monetise your music career so that you can start conquering the world with your music. Use Spotify for your next release and let your songs be heard!

If you are looking to save money on streaming music online, why not try an alternative to Spotify such as Tidal Music, that way you can make use of Together Price and cut your monthly payments to shreds.

No more wasting money on paying full-price subscriptions, make the most of Together Price and start saving money now!