Fairness Rocks News Spotify Abruptly Shuts Down Its Direct Upload & Distribution Plans — Artists Have 30 Days to Transition


Fairness Rocks News Spotify Abruptly Shuts Down Its Direct Upload & Distribution Plans — Artists Have 30 Days to Transition

Home Industry News Spotify Abruptly Shuts Down Its Direct Upload & Distribution Plans — Artists Have 30 Days to Transition

Author: Paul Resnikoff

Date: July 1, 2019

Original Source: Digital Music News

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Spotify Abruptly Shuts Down Its Direct Upload & Distribution Plans — Artists Have 30 Days to Transition

Spotify’s ambitious expansion into artist distribution is now being abruptly shut down.

According to an email sent to artists participating in its beta-stage launch, the program is now being transitioned to other distributors.  Accordingly, participating artists have less than 30 days to transition their content to another distributor, or lose their Spotify placements and accompanying play counts, playlist positions, and metadata.

Read more: https://www.digitalmusicnews.com/2019/07/01/spotify-direct-upload-shutdown/