Music streaming service TIDAL has unveiled TIDAL Artist Home, a brand new function that permits artists to handle how followers see their TIDAL profile, amongst different functionalities.
TIDAL says the brand new instrument grants artists management over their TIDAL profiles, whereas offering early entry to new merchandise and sources tailor-made to their wants.
The music strreaming firm says that the brand new artist platform is launching with the “long-term imaginative and prescient of giving artists extra management over their careers, beginning with their presence on TIDAL”.
TIDAL Artist Dwelling’s launch follows the launch of Spotify‘s Spotify for Artists hub again in October 2017. The latter platform enabled artists to trace the discharge of their new music and handle their presence on Spotify. (Spotify Analytics, a knowledge dashboard for document labels and distributors, was launched in November 2020).
SoundCloud in October additionally launched its personal artist companies platform referred to as ‘SoundCloud for Artists.’ The launch was led by Tracy Chan, SoundCloud’s Senior Vice President of Creator, and former Head of Music at Twitch. He additionally led the event of Spotify for Artists.
And fewer than a yr in the past, Tencent Music Leisure, probably the most dominant music streaming service supplier in China, additionally launched an analogous instrument referred to as ‘TME Enterprise Intelligence for Artists.’ TME claimed that the instrument updates information 150 occasions a day by information mining throughout a number of platforms.
By TIDAL Artist Dwelling, artists could make edits to their profiles, resembling updating their social media hyperlinks to encourage listeners to turn into followers. They will additionally straight request content material updates, together with albums, EPs, and singles, to TIDAL’s Content material Operations.
As artists acquire recognition, they’ve the choice to increase entry to their TIDAL Artist Dwelling accounts to their groups, together with managers, labels, bandmates, and publicists.
TIDAL’s International Head of Product, Agustina Sacerdote, mentioned TIDAL is “constructing a platform to assist economically empower rising artists around the globe.”
“TIDAL Artist House is the start of a platform that offers artists and their groups again extra time, vitality, and sources to concentrate on their artwork and make a sustainable residing from it.”
Agustina Sacerdote, TIDAL
“TIDAL Artist House is the start of a platform that offers artists and their groups again extra time, vitality, and sources to concentrate on their artwork and make a sustainable residing from it. That is the inspiration for a future wherein streaming is one among some ways we’re supporting artists.”
AKINYEMI, a rising artist who participated within the design strategy of the TIDAL ArtistHome hub, mentioned: “Giving an artist like me a easy solution to handle my presence on TIDAL is vital so I can symbolize myself the way in which I need to be seen as an artist.”
“It was actually particular to be a part of the design course of for TIDAL Artist Dwelling and see my concepts and suggestions included into the primary iteration of it. I respect how TIDAL makes artists a part of the method and designs the platform with artists in thoughts.”
TIDAL’s new function comes as the worldwide music platform is now accessible in 61 international locations, boasting over 100 million songs and greater than 650,000 high-quality movies.
TIDAL is accessible in Free (US solely), HiFi, and HiFi Plus tiers. The HiFi Plus membership affords entry to immersive audio options like Grasp High quality Authenticated (MQA) recordings, Dolby Atmos Music, and Sony’s 360 Actuality Audio recordings for the next month-to-month charge that TIDAL offers again to artists.Music Enterprise Worldwide