Amazon Music

Sell Your Music on Amazon Music

TuneCore has partnered with the Amazon Music Store, one of the largest MP3 catalogues in the world, to help you distribute your music and collect more revenue. TuneCore now offers daily Amazon Music trend reports, so you’ll be able to keep track of your success and make timely business decisions.

Sell Your Music on Amazon Music
Sell Your Music on Amazon Music

Top 5 Things to Know About Amazon Music


Where does Amazon Music distribute my music?

Amazon Music is currently available in the United States, United Kingdom, Austria, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Spain, and Switzerland.


How does Amazon Music sell my music?

Amazon Music sells your music via download and streams. Your music will be eligible for streaming to Amazon Prime members, 90 days after your release date.


How much will Amazon Music charge for my music?

You can sell your music on Amazon Music according to different wholesale pricing tiers:

Front Line: At this tier, you get paid the highest wholesale price. This tier is ideal for new releases.
Mid Line: Your payout is slightly lower than Front Line. This tier is suggested for new and recent releases.
Catalogue: This tier offers a slightly lower rate than both Front Line and Mid Line. This tier may be a good option for releases older than 18 months.
Special: This is the lowest wholesale pricing tier offered. This is the suggested tier for promotions and older and/or slow-selling catalogues.

Learn more about Amazon Music pricing


How much money will I make from Amazon Music sales?

For downloads, Amazon Music pays you at a fixed rate for each individual song or album sold. If you choose to have your release delivered to Amazon Music for distribution, you will be provided charts that reflect the pay rate for each wholesale pricing tier.

For paid streams, you get a proportionate share of a royalty pool established by Amazon. Learn more about Amazon Music payment. Learn more about Amazon Music payment.


How long does it take for my music to go live on Amazon Music?

For downloads, it takes anywhere from 3-7 business days for songs to go live on Amazon Music. For streams, your music may be live 90 days after your release date.

Do you have more questions about selling your music on Amazon Music? Check out our help pages.
Want to collect even more money for your music? Learn more about TuneCore Music Publishing Administration.


Sell Your Music On Amazon Music