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Make the most of “Spotify Wrapped” with this artist’s checklist

Spotify Wrapped is that time when hundreds of millions of listeners around the world come together to reflect on the music that defined their year. In 2022, we’re making Wrapped the biggest one yet and introducing new ways for fans to connect with the artists they listened to most.

Your Wrapped Soundcheck is an artist’s guide to getting the most out of this moment. In the weeks leading up to Wrapped, artists and their teams will be able to get ready to connect with fans like never before.

Get personal with a video message
Shout out your top listeners for making it happen this year. In under 30 seconds, record a video to let fans know what their support meant to you in 2022.

☐ Put your merch center stage
Give your latest merch a headline slot in 2022 Wrapped. This year, we’ll promote your merch to your top fans as a part of their Wrapped experience on Spotify, via email, and more.

☐ Highlight your upcoming shows
Let your fans know when and where they can celebrate an incredible year with you. In this year’s Wrapped, we’ll be showing personalized concert recommendations to your top listeners.

☐ Rally fans to support you or a cause you care about
At a time famous for giving and showing love, use Fan Support to collect end-of-year tips or to drive donations for a charitable cause you champion.

☐ Get your artist profile ready for the spotlight
Upload a new artist profile image and update your bio, create a playlist and showcase it with Artist Pick, and get verified on Musixmatch and sync the lyrics to all of your tracks.

Ready to get ready for the biggest fan moment of the year? Your Wrapped Soundcheck has all the details on when and how to get everything done in time.

About A2IM:
A2IM is a 501(c)(6) not-for-profit trade organization headquartered in New York City that exists to support and strengthen the independent recorded music sector. Membership currently includes a broad coalition of more than 700 Independently-owned American music labels. A2IM represents these independently owned small and medium-sized enterprises’ (SMEs) interests in the marketplace, in the media, on Capitol Hill, and as part of the global music community. In doing so, it supports a key segment of America’s creative class that represents America’s diverse musical cultural heritage. Billboard Magazine identified the Independent music label sector as 37.32 percent of the music industry’s U.S. recorded music sales market in 2016 based on copyright ownership, making Independent labels collectively the largest music industry sector.

Learn more about A2IM here.
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