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DIY - Getting Your Lyrics Displayed On Spotify, Deezer, Apple Music, ...

Why would you want your lyrics to appear on as many services as possible? If the lyrics to a song are easily accessible, 88% of listeners will view them (e.g. by pressing an icon on a webpage or in an app) The addition of lyrics improves the listening experience. Listeners will be curious about what the artist is saying during live performances where artists are speaking / calling out to the audience (and are less audible). Law requires websites and services to pay royalties each time lyrics are displayed (songwriter royalties). With 88% of listeners viewing song lyrics, having your lyrics displayed on streaming services is a simple way to generate additional royalties! The process that is used to collect these royalties, also ensures that you receive royalties when your song is covered by another artist, when lyrics are used in books, sheet music, etc..   The steps to get your song lyrics on Spotify, Apple Music, etc. is relatively easy... and we have tools and guides to help you. The

What is LyricFind?

By Will Donohue Why We Wrote This Guide This guide was composed to provide you with a comprehensive breakdown of the lyric licensing company, LyricFind . In sharing information about what LyricFind does and why, we hope you will feel comfortable deciding whether or not LyricFind’s services are right for you. Moreover, offers artists / managers a way to submit their time-synced lyrics into the LyricFind system and we hope this guide helps readers to understand the importance of LyricFind and its data. Who Is This Guide For Songwriters and Lyricists who want to ensure their lyrics are properly licensed and are generating the maximum amount of royalties Music Publishers  whose lyric catalogs are being exploited without proper licensing Contents History of LyricFind What is LyricFind? LyricFind’s Services Registration What Does LyricFind Do For You? Notable Partners Sources History of LyricFind Christopher Book, Mohamed Moutadayne, and Darryl Ballentine founded LyricFin

What is Musixmatch?

Musixmatch is an Italian music data company and platform for users to search and share song lyrics with translations. It is the largest platform of this kind in the world having 80 million users (50 million active users), 8 million lyrics, and 100+ employees Musixmatch's mobile app displays lyrics time-synchronized with the music being played. Its native apps can scan all the songs in a user's music library, find lyrics, and be used as a music player. On Android, it also supports music streaming services like Spotify, Google Play Music, Deezer, Rhapsody, and YouTube. The company also has global agreements with Apple Music, Amazon Music, Instagram, Facebook, Google Search, and Spotify. Features Musixmatch has a public database where lyrics are displayed. Users can sign up and contribute lyrics, translations, and synchronization of lyrics to the audio of a song, for points that correspond to a user level. The points have no redeemable value, but are a marker of the users' con