One of Nigeria’s foremost digital music promotion platform, TopNaijaMusic is here to help Nigerian music artistes get into the international scene by distributing their songs to international platforms. As of today, we can conveniently get Nigerian songs on the following intl platforms:
iTunes|Apple Music, Spotify, Amazon Music, Google Play, Deezer, Groove Music, Rhapsody/Napster, Tidal, Gracenote, Shazam, 7Digital, Spinlet, Claro Musica, Zvooq, YouTube Audio, YouTube Music, Pulselocker, KDigital Media, Guvera, Digital Tunes, 7 Digital etc
Below are some vital frequently asked questions about this:
HOW LONG DOES IT TAKE US TO GET SONGS UP.
A maximum of 10days
WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS ARTISTES ENJOY?
Artistes earn money when people who have access to the platforms all over the world (a) stream the song on their gadgets and (b) download the song on their gadgets
WHERE DO THE PLATFORMS GET THE MONEY THEY PAY THE ARTISTES?
People all over the world who use their platforms pay a monthly subscription fee to the platforms, from which the platform pay music artistes all over the world
DO NIGERIAN ARTISTES EARN MONEY TOO?
Very well. As far as your music is on the platform, even as a Nigerian, you can earn money from them. All you need is for people to stream or download your song.
HOW DO NIGERIAN ARTISTES GET PAID?
Top Naija Music manages a central account with all the platforms using appropriate trackers that gets us informed when any activity is carried out on your song. A customer (artiste) can ask to know the welfare of his song at any time. More so, Top Naija Music informs the artiste when he earns $100 and above.
HOW DOES THE NIGERIAN ARTISTE GETS HIS PAYMENT?
While the International platform pays TopNaijaMusic in foreign currency through paypal, (because they don’t official recognize Nigeria in their map), Top Naija Music acts as the collecting agent and pays Nigerian artistes in Naira straight into their bank accounts anywhere they reside in the country.
DOES TOP NAIJA MUSIC TAKE ANY FEE OUT OF EARNINGS?
Yes. Top Naija Music takes 10% of earnings paid to the artistes as processing fees.
DOES TOP NAIJA MUSIC HELP ARTISTES TO MAKE MONEY ON THE PLATFORM?
Our marketing team is on a serious research on how Nigerian musicians can make money easily on the platforms and will inform all our customers once we get a head way on this anytime soon.
WHAT KIND OF SONG CAN I SUBMIT?
So far, the international platforms accept any song whatsoever with any quality and standard, in as much as it is a song. They also accept any song in any genre. (Gospel, Hip Hop, R n B, Apala, Juju, Afro etc)
HOW CAN I SUBMIT MY SONG THROUGH TOP NAIJA MUSIC?
At the moment, due to the high dollar exchange rate, we charge the sum of N6,500 to submit songs on the 20 international platforms.
HOW DO I KNOW THAT MY SONG HAS BEEN UPLOADED ON THE PLATFORMS?
We are always in touch with our intl distributor and when the song is active on the platforms, we gather a few of them and send to your email address, including itunes, spotify, amazon, youtube audio, tidal, shazam etc.
CAN I UPLOAD AN ALBUM OR EP TOO?
YES! You can upload an album or EP and the fee for that is N20,000 only.
WHAT DO I NEED TO ACTIVATE THIS SERVICE?
All you need are your Song and your Image art (album art)
HOW DO I ACTIVATE THIS SERVICE?
(1) Pay your N6,500 into Guaranty Trust Bank Acct Name: RUONA UFUOMA NIG ENT. Acct No: 0109012754. (For faster bank alerts after payment, make the payment into GTbank Acct Name: OGHOGHORIE PAUL. Acct No: 0109012754)
(2) Send your payment details + song and image art to email@example.com
(3) Then contact Paul on 07084464458 on payment made.
WHO CAN I CONTACT FOR FURTHER ENQUIRIES?
Our contact office is located at Block 6, Flat 12, LSDPC Private Estate, Industrial Avenue, iLLupeju, Lagos (By appointment only)
24Hours Whatsapp Customer Support: 07084464458
24Hours Live Online Chat: Click on the green circle bottom at the bottom right corner of this website.
We far, we have helped over 200 Nigerian music acts get their songs distributed to the intl platforms. Yours is next.