How Artists Are Making the Most of Merch During the Pandemic

With tours shelved, many acts have found creative ways to make money and support charities through shirts, masks, and unique items.

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Moses Sumney, Photo by Eric Gyamfi

How Moses Sumney's 'græ' Tweaks the Traditional Release Format

Dropping the album in two parts, the R&B artist gave listeners room to absorb his epic work.

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Industry Insider: Dawn White

The veteran manager for ?uestlove explains why authenticity is an artist’s most valuable asset.

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Artist Fundraising Pick Expands with Better Support for Latin America, Turkey, and New Zealand

The new feature now provides artists with three new options to promote their fundraising efforts on Spotify: Givealittle, Mercado Pago, and PayU.

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How YUNGBLUD Built an Inclusive Fanbase Through Activism and Artistry

The British punk-influenced singer-songwriter discusses staying true to himself and creating a community among his followers.

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Glossary of Music Terms: Marketing

An effective marketing strategy can be a huge career booster—once you get past the lingo.

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Behind the Playlists: Your Questions Answered by Our Playlist Editors

This piece is part of our ongoing mission to create a greater sense of understanding around playlisting.

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Release Guide: Preparing for Release Day

Our tools are here to help you attract the biggest possible audience to your new music.

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Jenny Owen Youngs, Photo by Tucker Leary

From Solo Artist to Hit Co-Writer

How Jenny Owen Youngs found creative balance while expanding her career.

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How to Stay Connected to Fans While Isolating—Without Performing

Tim Burgess, IDLES, The Dears, and Ellis explore alternatives to the typical livestream.

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