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Make it count by reporting your sales to Soundscan & BuzzAngle

You need more than great songs to find success in today's music industry. You must be able to prove you can sell records and make money to advance your career. Reporting all your physical and digital music sales to Soundscan & BuzzAngle establishes sales credibility, gives you negotiating power to make favorable deals and puts you above the millions of artists vying for industry and consumer attention. Working with Indiehitmaker not only makes your sales count for more than gas money and hosting fees, we help you build a bigger fan base, sell more and get you on more charts than anyone else.

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Why sales reporting matters

  • In order to be commercially successful in the music industry, you need to prove you can sell music. The industry accepted way to do this is through Soundscan & BuzzAngle.
  • Most independent, DIY and unsigned artists sell the majority of their recorded music through live shows, online stores and crowdfunding. Unfortunately, most artists don't report these sales. Indiehitmaker helps you make every sale count.
  • Get the same career advancing opportunities as major label artists and keep all the profits. Reporting all your sales with Indiehitmaker is affordable. Most artists cover their monthly reporting costs from a single live show or online sale.
  • Whether you are looking to get signed or remain independent, reporting your live show and online sales gives you the credibility, recognition and negotiating power to control your career on find success on your own terms.

How IHM Sales Reporting Works

Soundscan & BuzzAngle Benefits

GET ULTIMATE CHARTING POWER WITH IHM

  • The Benefits are endless when you start reporting to Soundscan & BuzzAngle with Indiehitmaker:

    Get the most industry-wide exposure possible with automatic inclusion in Billboard, Pollstar, Hypebot, MusicWeek (UK), Music Biz, A2IM and more weekly & daily chart tallies
    Only IHM offers online, venue sales and mobile retail to both Soundscan & BuzzAngle qualifying you for more charts and media outlets than any other service
    Our experts are on hand to guide you through the release process, increase fan engagement and help you sell more to chart higher
    Consistent visibility to industry professionals looking for talent
    Proof of Sales that can leverage potential deals, such as: Indie & Major Label Offers Distribution Publishing & Licensing Management Booking Legal Representation Sponsorships Endorsements and more

    Indiehitmaker reports sales to SoundScan by working with Nielsen's authenticated partners and may require third-party costs and set up fees to make your sasles count. For more information, contact us

  • Register now so you're sales can be seen by Soundscan & BuzzAngle clients which include:

    ALL MAJOR & MOST INDEPENDENT RECORD COMPANIES
    DISTRIBUTION COMPANIES
    ARTIST MANAGERS
    BOOKING AGENTS CONCERT PROMOTERS
    VENUE OWNERS
    TRADITIONAL RETAILERS
    ONLINE RETAILERS
    DIGITAL DELIVERY COMPANIES AND MORE

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Artist Testimonials

  • When searching for bands for my label, sales history is one of the first things I look at. Anyone can say they've sold 'X' amount of records, but Soundscan is pure proof, and we tend to rely on that as a resource. I would highly encourage any band not

    Jay Harren
    A&R Manager
    Columbia Records
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  • One of the single most important things an independent artist can do to substantiate sales is to report ALL of them -- live shows included. It's the only way to prove to the business world that you're actually moving product

    Jan Smith
    Owner, Jan Smith Studios
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  • As the new music model develops, it's becoming more and more about substantiated numbers. IHM is the definitive answer

    Cappriccieo M. Scates
    Associate Director, Writer/Publisher Relations
    SESAC, LLC
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About IHM

Indiehitmaker (IHM) is the cornerstone of PolyPlat Records ADSD, the Artist Development Services Division that provides independent, unsigned and DIY artists the same advantages as major label recording artists. We make your sales and streams count by working with Nielsen's authenticated partners and BuzzAngle directly to... +more

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