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Explore articles, forums, and guides that will help you learn the basics, manage your account, understand your analytics, and use tools to create and record your music.

Account

Get your music on Apple Music

Partner with a distributor to ensure your music is correctly formatted and ready for streaming services and digital download stores.

Account

Claim your account

Artists and artist managers can request access to Apple Music for Artists by claiming their artist page.

Account

Manage access to your artist page

Add members of your team to your Apple Music for Artists account, so they can view analytics, manage artist images, send lyrics, and view account information.

Account

Control your communications

Stay informed with weekly emails that provide insights into your music, new features, and updates related to your account maintenance.

Account

Apple Music for Artists on iOS

Apple Music for Artists is available on the App Store. Get a snapshot of your music’s performance on the go.

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Add your artist image

Add your artist image to help fans quickly locate your page and give potential listeners another reason to check you out.

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View guidelines for artist images

Review the formats and guidelines to ensure your artist profile picture displays alongside your content on Apple Music, the iTunes Store, and Shazam.

Analytics

Understand your analytics

Learn how to read your Artist Analytics to identify trends and measure your music’s impact.

Analytics

Get a global view of listeners

Use Places to see your listening activity and uncover your top songs across the globe.

Analytics

See your song stats and listener trends

Use Trends to learn more about how your fans discover your most popular songs.

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See how Shazam works for artists

Shazam data opens new ways to connect with new fans. See how listeners are discovering your music to keep you connected with your growing audience.

Lyrics

Send your lyrics to Apple Music

Get step-by-step instructions to successfully deliver your lyrics to Apple Music.

Lyrics

Review guidelines for submitting lyrics

Review our Lyrics Guidelines and correctly format your lyrics for submission.

Marketing and Promotion

Understanding the basics of music publishing

Learn about performing rights organizations to help you collect songwriting royalties.

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Apple Music pre-adds

Apple Music pre-adds allows listeners to add music for upcoming releases to their library or playlists.

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Apple Music Marketing Tools

Create badges, embeddable widgets, and audio cards to help fans find your artist page, top songs, and albums.

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Music metadata

Learn about the importance of music metadata to better understand how listeners can find your music on Apple Music.

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Cover art

Use cover art to get people talking about your next release and learn about the guidelines for cover art on Apple Music.

Marketing and Promotion

Why an Electronic Press Kit matters

An EPK is your professional resume and business card that makes it easy for music industry professionals to access and review your work.

Creative Support
Whether you’re just getting started or ready to go pro, you can find in-depth answers to many common questions.

Voice Memos

Learn how to get the most out of Voice Memos on your iPhone, iPad, Mac, or Apple Watch so you can quickly record your ideas the moment inspiration strikes.

GarageBand

Explore this helpful collection of information, forums, and more, including step-by-step guides to get you started creating music with GarageBand.

Logic Pro

Unlock your musical creativity with this detailed guide. Learn workflows that help you turn ideas into fully realized professional music productions.

MainStage

Take your Mac to the stage. MainStage provides a full-screen interface optimized for live shows, flexible hardware control, and a massive collection of sounds that are compatible with Logic Pro.
Contact Us
Have a question about your Apple Music for Artists account, music analytics, or submitting lyrics or images? Our dedicated team can help.