While playlist submissions is a proven strategy to build a strong presence on streaming sites and reach more listeners, it gets really difficult to come across a free playlist submission these days. There are many playlist curators out there in the market today, all hungry for money and not really supporting indie artists in their journey. But this article is not about them. It’s about few Spotify playlist curators who believe in free music submission and are dedicated towards supporting independent artists.
We have listed below a few awesome curators that are offering independent artists an opportunity to submit to some of the best independent Spotify playlists out there.
Indiemono loves promoting independent artists who have less than a thousand streams on Spotify. They also claim that Britney Spears was once there! Just select the genre, follow their playlists and then submit your song.
Soundplate allows independent musicians to discover independent playlists based on the genre of your song and then submit the track. Remember, like most other services, you will have to follow their playlist to be able to submit your track.
MySphera calls itself a matchmaker between new music and the new age of content tastemaker. It is a network of playlist curators and influencers, and has tons of playlists of various genres.
Sidekick Music allows a straight forward music submission service where they have listed down a bunch of their Spotify playlists and you can easily click on a playlist that you feel your track would resonate with, fill up a simple form, and then submit it.
For The Love of Bands promotes indie artists for free and help them in building their Spotify fan base. To utilise free submission, you will have to choose ‘Regular’ option while submitting the track. However, you can also opt to skip the submission queue by choosing ‘Engagement’ option or ‘Donation’ option at the time of submission. In order to successfully submit your song, you will have to fill a quite lengthy form and also follow their Spotify playlist and even tell them which three songs in the particular playlist are your favourite and why. However, the entire process is worth it’s time since it is a free submission!
This is one of the most simplest platform to submit a track. You can find a good number of playlists categorised by genres. All you have to do is paste the Spotify link of your track and choose multiple playlists you want to submit to and then, click submit. Upon submission, your dashboard will start reflecting the status of submission which is a handy feature for sure.
You can submit music to their network of Spotify playlists with over 800000+ followers. The submission is fairly simple and you just have to share song link and choose the genre. Once the track is considered in any of the their playlists, you shall be notified via an update on their newsletter.
All you have to do is select the playlist where you would like to add your track, and choose the genre, and just submit the track. You will immediately receive a confirmation saying that the track will be added within the next 24 hours. Easy Peasy!
Do you have any Spotify playlist curator in your mind that you think we might have missed here? Please let us know in the comments below and we shall include them if they fit the basic criteria – offering free music submission.