Opted into YouTube Money, Got an Email from YouTube That Someone (Audiam or Interstreet Recordings) Made a Copyright Claim on My Music
DistroKid offers an optional upgrade called "YouTube Money." We'll add your audio to YouTube's Content ID system, which scours YouTube for videos that use your music. When a mat...Full article…
What's the Difference Between Using DistroKid to Upload My Music to YouTube, Versus Uploading It to YouTube Directly?
When you upload your music using DistroKid, your music will appear in YouTube Music (YouTube's streaming service) and on YouTube as Art Tracks. Art Tracks will be placed on a...Full article…
If your release contains any audio (beats, loops, samples, video game sounds, other peoples' music...) that you didn't create yourself, it is unfortunately ineligible for YouTub...Full article…
Claiming your Official Artist Channel on YouTube is quick and easy when you use DistroKid. How to claim your YouTube Official Artist Channel: Make sure you already have a chann...Full article…
YouTube Music is a music streaming service from YouTube. Your music and artwork will be automatically combined to create an "Art Track," which is a video on YouTube that display...Full article…
YouTube Money is a DistroKid service that gets you paid when other people use your music in their YouTube videos. Here's how it works: First, opt-into YouTube Money in the Dis...Full article…
DistroKid's optional Content ID extra "YouTube Money" is powered by Audiam. Please check out the Audiam FAQ for very specific information about Audiam & YouTube: http://www.audi...Full article…
I Used DistroKid to Upload My Music to YouTube. When I Try to Play It in YouTube, It Won't Play. Why Not?
YouTube Music is currently available in the US, UK, Germany, France, Spain, Italy, Russia, Canada, Norway, Ireland, Finland, Sweden, Australia, New Zealand, Mexico, and South Ko...Full article…
Google Play and YouTube Music used to be separate option on DistroKid's upload page. Due to a change on Google's side, uploads to Google Play are also added to YouTube as an "Ar...Full article…
YouTube Music is a service in which subscribers to YouTube Music can stream your music, like other streaming services. Often times, people will get this confused with YouTube Co...Full article…
They are not. However! If your release contains cover songs, you can still opt into YouTube Money, and we'll send it without the cover songs.Full article…
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