One of the biggest Video and Music providers, Google just made Youtube Music available to Nigerians in the past month and since then it has been getting a lot of attention. But before I take you through the simple steps let’s get familiar with what YouTube Music is;
What is YouTube Music?
YouTube Music is a music streaming service developed by YouTube; it provides a tailored interface for the service-oriented towards music streaming, allowing users to browse through songs and music videos on YouTube based on genres, playlists, and recommendations.
How long has it been in Business?
Before now, you can only have your songs on YouTube Music through Digital Distributors but in a few steps, I will show you how to Upload your songs on YouTube Music for free.
1. Login to your Gmail account and go to music.youtube.com
2. At the top far right of the page, click on your Google account profile picture (see screenshot below); scroll down, and click on Upload Music.
3. Browse through your computer or Phone files and select the song you wish to upload. After clicking OK, wait a few seconds for YouTube to Upload and process your song (This depends on your internet speed).
Note: Before you upload your song, make sure it is properly tagged with your song title, artist name, album name, and album artwork. There is no place to edit your song information after upload
4. After Processing, click on Goto Library. There, you now have your song on YouTube Music for free without using any Music Distributors.
In my next post about YouTube Music I will teach you how to make money from YouTube Music
The song used in this post is just for tutorial purpose.