Posted on November 22, 2021 | By MusicPromoToday

How to Use YouTube to Help Your Music Career

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YouTube is a well-known site offering unlimited possibilities for musicians. Whether you’re sharing behind-the-scenes footage or showcasing your newest music videos, the material on the platform may help you reach a large audience, develop your fan base, sell more tickets, and much more. Have you run out of ideas? Here are some of the most effective YouTube strategies for promoting your music career.

Make Your Next Tour a Success by Planning and Promoting It

YouTube provides precise information to assist you in deciding where to go on tour, what music to play, and how to market it in the lead-up to the big day (s). The music charts & insights feature, for example, allows you to check what music consumers are listening to in different cities. This kind of information may help you figure out where your music is being found locally and worldwide, so you can plan your tour accordingly.

Engage With Your Fans

If you want to see long-term success (and you should!), you need to focus on interacting with your followers and establishing a community of people who enjoy and share your material. As a YouTuber, you may build stronger relationships with your audience by engaging with them on a regular basis.

There are several ways you may engage with your audience, including pinning comments that start significant dialogues to the top of the comment area, liking and disliking posts and responding to them, and sharing fan-uploaded material. This is a tiny gesture, but it shows that you care about your supporters and take the time to do so.

Make Money From Your YouTube Channel

Joining the YouTube Partner Program is the first step toward monetizing your channel. It allows you to make money by generating income from advertisements. While you concentrate on generating music, YouTube pairs advertisements with your channel and the viewers of your videos. After that, they collect money from advertising and deposit it into your AdSense account.

Update To An Official Artist Channel

Official Artist Channels are a kind of channel arrangement that allows you to select what your followers see first. The following are some of the most significant advantages:

  • You can find all of your music in one location.
  • The top playlist and trailer may both be customized.
  • Your ‘official music’ and entire album discography show in auto-generated playlists.
  • Fans will be able to subscribe in one spot.

Explore With A Variety Of Different Video Formats

There’s no reason to restrict your YouTube videos to official music videos. Consider lyric videos, art tracks, teasers, and samplers as examples of diverse sorts of material. Even if it’s only a 30-second teaser video, you can generate a lot of excitement for your upcoming release and keep your audience engaged until the big day arrives.

You don’t believe you have the time? There’s no need to start from scratch when there are so many methods to repurpose old video footage into something fresh and engaging.


Improve your YouTube game and get more out of your channel. Making use of everything the platform has to offer may result in significant growth, whether it’s more streams and ticket sales or access to new fans all over the globe.

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