AUSTIN, Texas, November 11, 2021 / PRNewswire / – With over three million active users, BeatStars is an online music marketplace that connects musicians from around the world with their collaborators. BeatStars’ mission is to support independent musicians with the tools, knowledge, and community they need to make a living doing what they love. This mission is triumphing as independent musicians become the fastest growing segment of the global recorded music industry, generating revenues. $ 1.2 billion in 2020, an increase of 34% for a market share of 5.1% (Inside the radio, 2021).
BeatStars has come a long way since its birth in 2008, celebrating $ 150 million paid to its creators, a publishing partnership with Sony Music Publishing and several top songs created by creators on BeatStars. BeatStars Publishing and BeatStars Marketplace are home to many of these hit songs, including:
- “Whoopty” by CJ [Produced by Pxcoyo]
- “Starshopping” by Lil Peep [Produced by kryptik]
- “Up” by Cardi B [Produced by Yung DZA]
- “Lord I need you” by Kanye west [Co-Produced by Hector Soundz]
- “7:00 a.m. On a bridle path “by Drake [Co-Produced by Arum]
- “Maybach (ft. Future)” by 42Dugg [Produced by G1 & Chosen1]
Producer Othello Beats is one of the thousands who have found huge success thanks to BeatStars, ranging from driving kids to after-school programs to home improvement $ 40,000 a month selling beats online through BeatStars. Creators like Othello have revolutionized the independent music industry reshaping what success and collaboration looks like into a $ 20 billion industry.
BeatStars has been and continues to be a guiding force in connecting creators with the tools they need to be successful, frequently hosting webinars, live concerts, and special placement opportunities. In the past, BeatStars has worked with artists such as Masego, Pall Wall, Doechii, and Tommy Genesis to feature collaborations musical challenges to platform creators.
“BeatStars Publishing is incredibly proud to be home to some of the best producers and artists in the industry. This is just the beginning. Says Greg Mateo, label and publishing president at BeatStars.
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