Recently the music industry reached a scary milestone; 100,000 new songs are uploaded to digital platforms every day. What does this mean for musicians across Africa and how should they respond?
SongBoost is an airplay tracking app for Africa. With these 7 key features, the SongBoost app helps musicians, managers, and labels efficiently track their music on over 300 radio and TV stations in 8 countries in Africa.
Once your new song is out, the work has just began. To give this song a good shot at success, these 5 actions should form your immediate to-do list.
Starting this August, SongBoost now publishes music chart data tailored toward music analysts, journalists, and program directors. The 2 initial charts now available on the https://songboost.app website are the Top 40 Songs and Now Trending.
Based on airplay data collected by SongBoost from over 250 radio and TV stations across 8 countries in Africa, these are the 6 Radio/TV hits that Azawi’s African Music album has delivered so far.
The SongBoost app, available on Android and iOS, makes it easy for you to track your radio airplay across Africa. Here are 3 reasons why you should install the app and start tracking your radio airplay today.
1. Monetization: Claim Royalties
Collection societies in different countries collect royalty fees from businesses that utilize music for commercial purposes e.g. radio stations, TV stations, hotels, venues, e.t.c. They then periodically distribute these royalties to musicians that have registered as their members. Radio airplay data gives you concrete evidence…
Dropped a new song but don’t know which radio stations are playing it around Africa? Follow these six steps to track your radio airplay on over 100 radio stations in Kenya, Uganda, Rwanda, Tanzania, Zambia, Ghana, Nigeria, and South Africa.
Step 1. Install the SongBoost App
Go to Google Play for Android or App Store for iPhone and install the SongBoost app. It’s a small app, about 6MB, that should take very little internet data and just a few minutes to download and install.
Step 2. Sign-in to SongBoost
Once you have the SongBoost app installed, open it. You should see a screen that asks you for your country and phone number…
The SongBoost app helps musicians, managers, and labels track their music on over 100 radio stations in 8 countries in Africa. The countries include Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Rwanda, Zambia, Ghana, Nigeria, and South Africa.
Musicians invest a lot in ensuring that their music gets on to radio station playlists. They however struggle to get accurate information on how often their music is played on each radio station. The struggle becomes bigger if they are interested in keeping track of multiple countries. The SongBoost app solves this problem.
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