Playlists are the new radio. It’s now possible for a song to break on playlists before commercial radio. Here are 7 playlist curators you can submit your music to for free.
Biggest playlist: Sad Songs (373,000 followers)
Submission link: indiemono.com/music-submit
Indiemono is one of the largest independent playlist communities. They love breaking new artists, especially if you have less than 1,000 streams.
Biggest playlist: Selected : Soundplate (4,400 followers)
Submission link: play.soundplate.com
Soundplate has a selection of playlists curated by their team. In addition they have a new submission system which lets you submit music to a bunch of other playlists.
Biggest playlist: it’s LIT (27,000 followers)
Submission link: spingrey.com/backstage
Great playlists spanning multiple genres, you can even submit by following their collaborative playlist on the link above.
4. Simon Field
Biggest playlist: Ibiza Deep House (210,000 followers)
Submission link: bit.ly/2zOx4UR
Simon is a successful producer/artist and curates one of the largest independent playlists for electronic music. The playlist is hosted on his artist profile on Spotify.
5. Soave Records (formerly Selected Sounds)
Biggest playlist: Sunny Chills (8,800 followers)
Submission link: soaverecords.com/playlists
Soave have a number of playlists mostly focused on Chill, Deep and Tropical music.
6. Daily Playlists
Biggest playlist: Hip Hop Daily (1,000 followers)
Submission link: dailyplaylists.com/submit-a-track
A huge amount of playlists you can submit to, they also have their own curated playlists for Rock, Hip Hop, Indie and Electronic.
7. Work Hard Playlist Hard
Biggest playlist: Fashion Store Sounds (14,000 followers)
Submission link: workhardplaylisthard.com/submit
Work Hard Playlist Hard is always taking submissions.