Frequently asked questions
WHAT ARE THE CONDITIONS TO UPLOAD A TRACK?
ClapCharts is available to all artists. There are only 2 conditions:
1/ Subscriptions are currently open to pop, rock, folk, hip hop and electronic music genres (other genres will be added soon).
2/ You must make sure that your upload does not infringe anyone else’s rights.
Each track can be uploaded only one time.
HOW IS MY MUSIC REVIEWED?
It takes place in our application where several listeners will be asked how they like your music. In order to make this meaningful, listeners are asked only for songs that match their music taste, several listeners give a feedback and they are are randomly picked.
HOW ARE THE PLAYLIST RANKINGS MADE?
Rankings are based on listener reviews and engagement only. The Instant Chart playlist feature the top 20 tracks matching the genre selection at the moment they are generated.
WHAT HAPPENS ONCE YOUR SONG IS UPLOADED?
Once uploaded, our listeners will be asked to review your track. As soon as we have enough feedback, airtime begins and you can log on to the website at any time to check your track activity. Your tracks ranking in the app playlists will then evolve depending on our audience response.
DO YOU HAVE MORE QUESTIONS?
You can contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or by using our website live chat (icon in the bottom-right corner).
HOW TO DISTRIBUTE MY MUSIC (SPOTIFY, DEEZER, APPLE, ETC.)?
It is very easy to distribute your music online. There are many distributors, each with specific fee and royalty payment conditions. Among the best known are Distrokid, iMusician, TuneCore and CDBaby. There are many others.
HOW IS CLAPCHARTS DIFFERENT FROM OTHE MUSIC PLATFORMS LIKE DEEZER, SPOTIFY, SOUNDCLOUD, ETC.?
These music platforms allow you to make your music available for listeners, but that’s it. ClapCharts is a promotion service, our goal is to increase your visibility, get your music discovered by listeners, media and music pros. ClapCharts is complementary to streaming services and meant to be used when you release new music.
WHO ARE THE PROS AND INFLUENCERS?
ClapCharts is in touch with hundreds of media worldwide including radios, webradios, blogs and professionals in the music industry.
WHAT IS THE PRICE?
Signing up on the mobile application is free, and creating an artist account on the website is free as well. Please visit our pricing page for more details on our subscriptions.
I CANNOT FIND MY MUSIC GENRE.
Registrations are open only for pop, rock, folk, hip hop and electronic music genres. Other genres will be added soon, follow us on Facebook to stay tuned.