The music stores are responsible for matching a release with an existing artist profile or creating a new one if it is an artist’s first release.
If your release ends up on the wrong artist profile, check this article:
To get verified and get a blue checkmark on your profile on Spotify, you’ll need to:
It is an easy process and you no longer need to fill out a separate form (nor do you need more than 250 followers!). Verification is now available for all artists.
FYI: Spotify does have certain requirements for the artist profile picture.
Here you can find out more about:
To get into your iTunes account, just sign in using your Apple ID.
- Click on the “Learn more about Connect for Artists” link, then on “Get started“
- Click on the “+” sign to add an artist and search for your artist name.
- Select your role (artist, band member, manager) and fill out the fields. If you don’t have a manager or label, just enter your own information for both.
- Click “Submit”.
- You will soon receive an email confirmation.
For more questions, check out their FAQ here: Apple/iTunes.
For more information about Google Play, you can read more here:
For more information on getting verified on Shazam, read here.
Contact Deezer4Artists by emailing them at email@example.com to request access to your artist profile.