How to Sell Your Music Online with ITunes
Getting on Itunes
Leading record corporations have manipulated each and every point involving the development, promoting as well as circulation of music. Internet has change the power into the hands of independent artists desiring to get their own music to the general public. With the internet there are lots of opportunities. Musicians have not had a chance to really own creative control of their art. Fortunately things have changed for the better.
They say knowledge is power. This is true!!! Knowledge gives you the power to create your opportunities. Right now Apple ITunes is the major player in the music business. It used to be hard gettong on ITunes with some independent distrubutor. In addition, there wasn’t a guarantee that your music would even end up on their roster. Imagine that! Well things have changed and for the better. There's a company that will help obtain your own music into iTunes, Amazon MP3, Emusic and Rhapsody at a great price. The company is called SongCast. When researching I have found as far as price, SongCast really can't be beat. Other business prices were way over than SongCast.
Many companies offer a package to get you on iTunes. The process is usually you emailing or mailing your music to them. Now all you have to do is upload your music and SongCast will do the rest. One of the best thing about SongCast is they offer the option to just sell singles. Artist mostly market music by singles instead of albums. You probably have some questions regarding Songcast. Here are the answers to frequently asked questions.
How does it work?
First thing you will need to do is create your SongCast account. Once you have created your account you will need to submit album information - your album title, song and track listing, etc. Upload your album cover - Each and every download retailer must display your album cover on their sites. Your album cover must be a minimum of 600 x 600 pixels in dimension as well as in RGB Color Mode. These are the accepted file types JPG, GIF and PNG. Upload your music - Their servers are secured and they will convert your music into many different formats, as each download retailer has different formatting standards. This will be handled from their end. All you have to do is upload your music once and they take it from there.
Do I give up any rights to my music?
Not a chance! You maintain the rights to your music and recordings without exception. SongCast is not a record company. We are simply a distribution service that puts your music up for sale on digital download sites.
This information is to help all artists with their music. The links of the website is below, and hope to see your music on iTunes soon and good luck!!
SongCast - Music Distribution Sell your music on iTunes, Amazon, Napster, Rhapsody and eMusic!
Last updated on July 7, 2011
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