1. Create a free Ditto Music account.
2. Upload your music to Spotify with your cover art, lyrics and release date.
3. Add credits and collaborators to be automatically paid by Spotify.
4. Receive your Pre-Save link and share it with your fans.
5. Access detailed sales reports and keep 100% of your royalties.
Millions of music fans all over the world use Spotify to discover new music.
When you get music on Spotify with Ditto, you’ll also get a free Spotify Pre-Save SmartLink to share with fans every time you release new music.
Artists can also access insights about their music via Spotify for Artists and their personal Ditto dashboard.
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Keep 100% of your royalties & rights.
Access pre-save, royalty splits and lyric uploads.
Get in-depth insights into streams, sales & listener data.
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Spotify doesn't allow artists to directly upload their music themselves, so you need to use a music distributor like Ditto. We take care of everything on your behalf and will make sure your songs get uploaded quickly and correctly. Start uploading music to Spotify with your free 30-day Ditto trial now!
Yes! As long as you’re uploading via a music distributor and your tracks meet Spotify’s guidelines for audio and artwork quality, you’re good to go. Make sure to read our audio guidelines and artwork rules before starting the upload process to guarantee your music will be accepted right away.
You can get your music on Spotify within 48 hours using our Release Express service. Otherwise, it takes around 5-7 days for your tracks to be processed by our team and approved by Spotify.
Yes! Unlike most other music distributors, with Ditto you can choose an exact release date at least 2 weeks from the day you upload it to our platform.
The truth is, it varies. Spotify’s royalty rate depends on a number of different factors including the location of the listener and whether the stream came from a paid or free subscription account.
We’ll pay 100% of your Spotify royalties directly into your Ditto account as soon as we receive them. There’s usually a delay of around two months for royalties to arrive after a track has been released.
We’d recommend you sign up to Spotify for Artists where you can edit your artist profile, pitch music for playlists and more. You can also learn how to get playlisted on Spotify on our Unsigned Advice blog and subscribe to our mailing list for the latest music industry advice.
Spotify Canvas lets artists add a visual loop to their tracks or upcoming releases and will show in the Now Playing View in place of your album artwork. Learn more about how to add Canvas to your music here.
We might not have access to every secret that makes the Spotify algorithm tick, but by following our Spotify streaming hacks and tips, you’ll definitely be heading in the right direction to boosting your stream counts.
You can start right now with a 30-day free trial. Just create a free Ditto Music account, upload your tracks and get your music on Spotify. It’s really that easy. And you’ll keep absolutely everything you earn.