Frequently Asked Question
Why should I release my music on the Free To Use Music record label?
The benefits of releasing your track through our record label are that we’ll promote your track as much as possible across all our social networks and release it on all the major music stores and streaming services, and you will get part of the revenue! Your music track will furthermore be added to our popular Spotify playlists with tens of thousands of followers, and we’ll also promote it through different kinds of new format YouTube videos (like this one – https://youtu.be/vEZmxsaKXAg).
When releasing your music on the Free To Use Music record label, then you agree to give content creators permission to use your music for free in their user-generated content on SoMe platforms like YouTube, Instagram, Twitch, TikTok, and Facebook. The main reason why artists choose to release their music together with us is because they want to grow their audience/following. There are two aspects to this.
Firstly, when you get their music released on the Free To Use Music record label then it is immediately being listened to by tens of thousands of people. Many of these listeners are content creators looking for music for their own videos, and therefore they will want to download your music, so they can use it as background music in their videos. That’s why we always set up a download gate and put a link to it in the description of our YT video. These download gates make sure people will need to follow you on e.g. Spotify before they can download your music. This way you’ll be able to QUICKLY grow your social media followings on platforms like YouTube, Spotify, and SoundCloud!
Secondly, when the thousands of content creators use your music in their videos, then all of their millions of followers (yes we do have a lot of subscribers who are content creators with more than a million subscribers on their own YouTube-channels) will get to listen to your music. We have seen this happen a lot of times where music tracks on our YT-channel have blown up because they have been used by popular content creators in their videos.
Apart from quickly growing your audience/followings on SoMe, then you should definitely also release choose to release your music together with us, because it’s super cool to help out creators and to see your music being used in all of the different kinds of videos.
Even though there are so many good things to say about releasing music as “free to use”, then there are sadly also a few negative aspects, when it comes to copyright management. It is very likely that some people will try to steal your music and distribute it as their own in order to make some quick money… unfortunately we’ve seen this happen so many times.
As an experienced record label who has been in this industry for many years now, then we are well aware of all the copyright-related issues which can happen. We know how to prevent the majority of these issues from happening in the first place, and if they do happen, then we do also know how to both handle and fix them.
When you choose to release your music on the Free To Use Music record label, then we will take care of all copyright management for the tracks you choose to release together with us. You don’t have to worry about dealing with any of these copyright-related issues, and this is another huge reason why many artists choose to release their music on the Free To Use Music record label.