As another year is coming to an end, Please be aware of the content freeze deadlines which will come into play for all deliveries in December & even early January:
For new music and updates being sent to all mainstream DSPs – such as Apple Music and Spotify in November and December 2019 please make a note of the following delivery deadlines:
Release Date Delivery Deadline
22/11/2019 Friday, November 15, 2019
29/11/2019 Friday, November 15, 2019
06/12/2019 Friday, November 22, 2019
13/12/2019 Friday, December 6, 2019
20/12/2019 Friday, December 6, 2019
27/12/2019 Friday, December 13, 2019
03/01/2020 Friday, December 13, 2019
For deliveries into iTunes please ensure you add an additional 5 working days in front of the above dates to accommodate the additional QC checks that need to take place before delivery is possible.
BEATPORT CONTENT FREEZE
Last day for deliveries will be the 13th of December 2019.
Content that is scheduled to go live between 14th of December and the 3rd of January needs to be delivered by the 13th of December. Please note that we will not be able to ingest content delivered after this date.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION REGARDING REDELIVERIES
Due to the high volume of deliveries and updates we receive during this time of year, we do not recommend making changes between December 21, 2019, and December 28, 2019.
Make sure to submit any important content, pricing changes, or clearance changes by the respective deadlines noted in this message.
As always. if you have any questions please feel free to speak to your ampsuite account manager.