How to pitch your music on Deezer?

In the ever-evolving music industry, getting your music heard by the masses is crucial for any artist’s success. Deezer for Creators is revolutionizing this process with the introduction of their new pitching tool, designed to streamline music delivery and amplify your reach. Here’s what you need to know to take full advantage of this game-changing feature.

Please be aware that you need to sign up on "Deezer for Creators" first and then claim your account. This process might take a while before you get complete access to Deezer for Creators. Once that's done, you'll be able to pitch your tracks and releases.


Maximize your music’s reach

The Deezer pitching tool is not just about seeing insights to your music; it's about optimizing its potential. Here are some critical points to consider:

  • Timing is key: Submit your pitch and music at least 7 days before the release date to ensure optimal pickup by Deezer's editorial team.
  • Collaborate effectively: For releases across multiple territories, coordinate with local and global record offices to decide on pitch responsibilities.
  • Access is essential: Ensure you have an admin account to access the pitching tool. This account can manage user permissions and distribute tool access within your company.


Step-by-Step guide to pitching your music

Pitching on Deezer is a straightforward process whether you’re submitting a single track or multiple entries.

  • For an individual track:
  1. Log into Deezer for Creators and select 'Pitching tool'.
  2. Click 'Add pitch' then 'Fill form'.
  3. Complete all mandatory fields marked with an asterisk and also check the non-mandatory fields for even more pitching details. Ideally pitch 7 days before the release.
  • For multiple tracks:
  1. Prepare a .csv file following Deezer’s specified format.
  2. In the Pitching tool, click 'Add pitch' then 'Import a .csv file'.
  3. Upload your file and correct any errors reported by Deezer.
  4. Once imported, each entry in your file will be converted into a separate pitch.


Navigating the pitching tool

Understanding the rules for submitting your pitches, especially when using a .csv file, is crucial. Remember to adhere to the specific format requirements and fill in all necessary information to avoid any setbacks.


Editing and reviewing pitches

Editing your pitches is simple:

  1. Navigate to the 'Pitching tool' tab.
  2. Click on the pitch you wish to modify, make your changes, and hit 'Save'.

To review all your submissions:

  1. Visit the 'Pitching tool' tab where you can manage and monitor the status of all your pitches.


Deezer’s pitching tool is transforming the way artists share their music, making it easier than ever to reach global audiences. By following these guidelines, you can ensure your tracks stand the best chance of being featured prominently on Deezer, ultimately leading to wider recognition and success. Get started today and amplify your music’s potential!