What is Naijatastic?
Naijatastic is a Nigerian entertainment hub! We are a digital audio platform created to showcase and explore Nigerian Music, DJ Mixes, Podcasts, Soundtracks, Radio Shows for listeners, artists, curators, and brands. We offer musicians, music creators/producers, songwriters, music composers and everyone else the opportunity to host their music online free of charge.
What are the benefits of joining Naijatastic?
- Upload your Nigerian sounds and podcasts to the world and distribute to major digital streaming platforms like Spotify, Apple Music, Tidal, Deezer, BoomPlay, Instagram, TikTok, etc. As a Pro Artist, you also benefit from stream monetization on Naijatastic.
- Connect with Naijatastic, increase your audience, measure engagement and build your fanbase.
- Get to know your popularity with advanced statistics and keep track of your growth.
- Climb the charts into our official playlist and have your work discovered worldwide.
- Explore Nigerian music from popular and upcoming artists.
- Make new connections, engage with artists, and stream ad free music.
- Share your favorite Nigerian music with your friends on social networks.
- Create playlists and organize your music the way you like.
Can I distribute my music on Apple, Spotify, Amazon?
Yes, you can. You can distribute your music to major DSPs like Spotify, Apple Music, etc, through Naijatastic Distribution by upgrading to the Pro Plan. CLICK HERE to learn more about Naijatastic Distribution.
How do I upload my music or audio content to a category on Naijatastic?
You can upload your music track to a particular category e.g Afrobeat, Gospel, RnB etc, by selecting the category name while uploading the track. The music or audio content will appear in your selected category on the Naijatastic platform.
How do I upload my album or organize tracks into an album on Naijatastic?
You can upload your album or music tracks into an album, by simply creating a playlist with the album’s name and adding all the tracks from that album into that playlist.
Why isn’t Naijatastic 100% free? I want a free platform.All companies have to find some way to stay in business, so if a product is completely free then often that means your private data is being sold and shared with advertisers and investors. On the other hand if you have plans for a more serious music career, that’s where Naijatastic really shines. You maintain your profile, music content and have security that the platform you rely on isn’t going to disappear.
What is the difference between Standard users and PRO users?
Standard users get free limited upload space while as a PRO user, you don't only get free upload space, but get higher upload space for your music/audio content, see BASIC and ADVANCED statistics which includes count plays, know who's playing your tracks and in which locations your tracks are the most played, distribute your music to major Digital Streaming Platforms (DSPs) such as Spotify, Apple Music, Tidal, BoomPlay etc., monetize your original music uploaded on the platform, and have an opportunity to be added on the Naijatastic homepage playlists. As a pro member, a green pro badge will also be added to your identity (name) on the Naijatastic platform to make you stand out.
How do I become a PRO User?
Being a talented Nigerian artist/content creator with a well produced music/audio content and making a complete profile on the Naijatastic platform to showcase your authentic, non-copyrighted content. Then, you can become a PRO User by upgrading your account from Standard (Free) Membership to the Pro Plan.
How do I become a VERIFIED User?
Profile verification is for well-known creators on the Naijatastic platform who are most at risk of impersonation, or are emerging as notable and highly searched for. The Verified Badge means that Naijatastic has confirmed that this account is the authentic Naijatastic account of the person of interest, public figure, artist or celebrity it represents. To apply for a verification (blue tick) badge, go to SETTINGS --> VERIFICATION from your account.
Can I Upload Audio Content After Exceeding My Free Upload Limit?
Absolutely! If you run out of upload space for your tracks on your standard (free) plan, you can delete the old tracks, which will create more space for you to upload new tracks. You can do this as often as you like.
How can I make my music content to appear on the homepage?
Artists, podcasters, DJs, producers or record labels with authentic, non-copyrighted track(s) uploaded will have their content listed on the homepage of the Naijatastic platform. Another way is to have a high play and downloads count on your track, which signifies high engagement rate and influences your track to appear on our homepage and official playlists.
Why can't I play some audio tracks on Naijatastic after hitting the play button?
The reason you cannot play some audio tracks is because the track was not uploaded correctly, due to bad internet connection. Another reason is because the track was uploaded in an unacceptable file format. Acceptable audio file formats on Naijatastic platform are .mp3, .mp4, .m4a and .wav extensions.
Why are uploaded audio content no longer available on Naijatastic?
This can be due to 2 reasons. 1. The track is not playing on the platform and have been removed. If it has been badly created/produced as well. You have to ensure your music is produced well, mixed professionally, and mastered to industry standards. or 2. This is due to copyright infringement. Files that infringes on the copyrights of any entity or files that are illegal and/or in violation of any laws are removed from the platform. Most times, track uploaded by independent artist is taken down because it is not playing on the platform. Please make sure your track plays on Naijatastic after uploading it, to avoid removal.
How do I report a music for Copyright Infringement (DMCA)?
Naijatastic respects the rights of copyright holders and will work with the said copyright holders to ensure that infringing material is removed from our service.
We monitor all files uploaded on our platform to make sure that copyrighted material is not uploaded. In cases where you feel a file infringes on your copyright or the copyright of someone you represent, we encourage you to use this page to notify us.
Naijatastic will respond to “any and all take-down requests” that comply with the requirements of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA), and other applicable intellectual property laws.
If you believe that a file available on Naijatastic.com infringes on your copyright then please use the "Report" link found at the bottom of the particular content or contact us through the email below to submit a request with a link to the infringing material(s) on Naijatastic.
Email: [email protected]
My track was taken down for copyright infringement
Naijatastic responds promptly to copyright infringement and DMCA take down requests. However, if your music didn't violate DMCA policy and was wrongfully removed, please send us an Email: [email protected]
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