Get Your Music On iTunes
Ready to get your songs on iTunes and Apple Music? TuneCore makes it easy to upload your music on just about every digital store you can think of, including Apple Music, iTunes, Spotify, Google Play, and more. And we won’t take a penny of the money you earn.
How to Make Money from iTunes
How to Make Money from iTunes
Earn 100% of your royalties from iTunes downloads.
With over 241 million active users, iTunes is one of the most popular digital music stores in the world. By putting your album or EP on iTunes, you can make it easier for fans to find and play your songs than ever before. And when Apple pays you, we’ll put 100% of your money directly into your TuneCore account.
Post your music on iTunes without giving up any of the money you earn.
GET YOUR MUSIC ON APPLE MUSIC
Apple Music has become one of the leading streaming services in the world. Make sure your songs are available wherever people are listening, and get your releases on playlists or discovered on Apple Music.
Apple Music Connect
Apple Music Connect allows you to manage your Apple Music profile directly, as well as connect with fans by sharing audio, photos, and videos with them. Because TuneCore isn’t a label, you’ll keep full control of your artist page with Apple Music Connect.
TuneCore has been advocating for independent artists worldwide for over a decade. Since 2006, we have always made it our mission to level the playing field for musicians everywhere.
Don’t have a label? No problem.
TUNECORE DOESN'T STOP AT ITUNES
TuneCore distributes to over 150 digital stores and streaming services across 100+ countries worldwide, including:
HOW MUCH DOES IT COST TO PUT SONGS ON ITUNES?
TuneCore has made it simple, cheap, and fast to get your music on the most popular streaming services and stores worldwide. Publish your music on iTunes and Apple Music with TuneCore starting at $9.99 to publish a single and $29.99 to upload an album or an EP.
HOW LONG DOES IT TAKE TO GET YOUR MUSIC ON ITUNES?
We care about making sure that your releases get out to your fan base as soon as possible. It takes us about one day to approve your songs, then you can expect to hear them on iTunes and Apple Music after about five days.
HOW OFTEN DOES ITUNES PAY OUT?
Though TuneCore gets you paid as soon as possible, we still have to wait for iTunes. Typically, there is a two-month delay on streaming services and online stores earnings. So, if you put your music on iTunes and Apple Music in January, you’ll see your first payments in March.
CAN ANYONE PUT THEIR MUSIC ON ITUNES?
Worried that you might not qualify for distributing your songs through TuneCore? Not a problem. Anyone can distribute their releases through iTunes, so long as you follow our Style Guide on release information and have your songs in the preferred format.
WHAT’S THE CATCH?
There is none. Music distribution used to be complicated, but TuneCore turned it into a simple, friendly service. We have led the industry in helping anyone to upload their songs around the world. And don’t forget, we won’t take a dime of the money you earn.