Formatting Details

Common questions regarding formatting various things when uploading your music to Boost Collective.

What Audio File Formats Can I Upload?
Audio files should be WAV, MP3, M4A, FLAC, AIFF, or Windows Media (WMA).If you're sending a WAV, 16-bit, 44.1 kHz WAV is typical but pretty much anythin...
Sat, 19 Mar, 2022 at 5:13 PM
What Are Artist Roles?
Artist roles are identifiers you can use to indicate to services what role a given artist played in the creation or performance of a given release. These ro...
Sat, 19 Mar, 2022 at 5:13 PM
Can I Upload a Song/Album/Artist name in All Capital or Lowercase Letters?
Please upload all content with standard capitalization, or else your content might not get distributed. Example of a CORRECT album/song title formatti...
Fri, 1 Apr, 2022 at 10:33 PM
My Release Is a Collaboration Between Multiple Artists. Can I Do That?
Yes! You can do collaborations at both the album level and the track level with Boost Collective.  Album Level Collaboration Note that if you are...
Fri, 1 Apr, 2022 at 4:05 PM
Can I Add A Featured Artist to My Track?
Yep! Simply add another artist at the track level of your release. See how:
Fri, 1 Apr, 2022 at 7:30 PM
What Are the Requirements for Album/Cover Art?
All digital shops require standardized album covers. Please use only the following specifications: 3000 x 3000 px; JPEG format only; 72dpi resolution; ...
Sat, 19 Mar, 2022 at 5:15 PM
Title Formatting Requirements
Streaming Services don't accept song titles that contain: Too much extra information Strange things in parenthesis Odd punctuation Dates or year...
Sat, 19 Mar, 2022 at 5:17 PM
How Do I Upload a Clean and Explicit Version of the Same Song?
Easy! Click 'Add new Release' in the 'Releases' section of your dashboard. At the bottom of the form, upload both the Explicit version a...
Fri, 1 Apr, 2022 at 7:47 PM
Should I Specify That My Album Was Previously Released?
If you already officially released your album, even as a physical release, please specify the original release date. This includes different versions of a ...
Sat, 19 Mar, 2022 at 5:17 PM
My Genre Isn't On The Upload Form. How Can I Proceed?
Our genre list is comprised of all genres accepted by all outlets we distribute to. If you don't see the genre you want, don't worry!  Just sel...
Sat, 19 Mar, 2022 at 5:18 PM