As the Kovid-1 pandemic epidemic continues to profoundly affect artists around the world, Spotify is proudly working to support the global music community. Over the past few months, we’ve partnered Musiers, Created a combined fund of M 10M USD Spotify Covid-1 Music Relief Project, And has teamed up with a variety of organizations that are helping musicians stay afloat during these difficult times. It’s been particularly inspiring to see the producers ’continued determination during these difficult times, not to mention the fans’ continued support by streaming tracks, sharing their albums and donating if they have a way.
To help with this effort, We have recently started raising artist funds, A feature that allows artists to choose a fundraising destination for themselves, their band and crew, or a music relief organization. It works similar to artist selection on your profile page, and makes it easy for your fans to donate money directly to you or a cause of your choice that helps small businesses affected by music professionals, healthcare workers or Covid-1 by.
For launch, we’ve teamed up with Cash App, GoFundMe, PayPal.me and us. Kovid-1 Music Music Relief Partner. Now, we’re excited to bring more fundraising platforms into the mix, allowing Spotify audiences to better assist artists in various Latin American countries, including Turkey and New Zealand.
We have partnered in Latin America Payment market And PayU Offering more options for musicians from Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Mexico, Peru and Uruguay. Turkish artists can also use Iziko (A pay u company), when New Zealanders are able to link to crowdfunding companies Gifts. All payments are on third party sites, and there are no cuts to Spotify transactions. Check out our artist fundraising best practices Right here.
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Since the artist started raising funds in late April, we’ve seen an amazing response from both artists and fans. The artists added more than 91,000 picks, which counted from about 7 million clicks and fans. In addition to picking on artist profiles, we’ve sent millions of emails with personalized recommendations to artists that fans might be interested in supporting (based on their listening history).
To submit your own picks, log in to your Spotify for Artists account, go to the Profiles tab and select “Get Direct Support from Fans” to raise artist funds. If you have already added a fundraising pick, you can click the pencil icon to edit or remove. (This functionality is not yet available in our mobile apps.)
Artists are welcome to raise funds for themselves, their crew, or any charitable partner that fits us. Security policy. If you want to use your artist page to direct fans to an organization that provides direct relief to artists and music professionals around the world, you can choose This is a list of our verified partners.
We are thrilled to provide more fundraising options for artists from Latin America, Turkey and New Zealand, and we are working tirelessly to improve this feature and expand its reach worldwide from your feedback. Spotify’s goal is to strengthen the connection between artists and their fans and do what we can to keep the global music community strong and resilient.
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