Do I have to sign up to use the music?
Yes! by signing up on our Creator's Program, and connecting your channel, we can monitor your videos and automatically released any future claims on videos that use our music so you can monetize your work.
Which songs can I use?
You can use any of the songs found on your Creator Dashboard which have the download option enabled. If a track is not available for download on the Creators Dashboard, then you may not use it.
How do I get the music?
Once signed up, you will gain download access to our music on the Creators Dashboard. You can also stream the music directly from the Dashboard, or add the music to a Spotify playlist.
Is your music copyright/royalty-free, or public domain?
We hold all the rights to our music and our music is not royalty-free. We allow creators to use our music as long as our music receives the mandatory credit. If this does not happen, we take appropriate action to make sure our rights are enforced.
Can I use all of your music?
Some of our oldest tracks on Bandcamp and Spotify have samples that have not been cleared, but are not in the Creators Dashboard. All of the music in the Creators Dashboard are 100% safe.
If I use your music, can I monetize my videos or stream?
Yes, as long as you follow our crediting rules, you are allowed to monetize your videos and stream. Please keep in mind that this type of license does not cover music use in commercial videos (videos with the sole purpose of advertising or selling a product). For example, if you were creating an ad with our music as a soundtrack, you would need to secure a paid license.
Can I sing or rap over your instrumental work?
No, we do not permit anyone to create new music works using our original songs. This means that itu2019s not allowed to sample, edit, remix, add lyrics to or alter the original composition in any way or form.
Can I re-upload your music on my channel?
No, uploading our music directly on your channel is not permitted. If you happen to run a music-oriented channel, please send us a message and we'll get back to you as soon as possible. Please do not use our music to create your own 24/7 music stream. If this happens, it will be taken down.
Can I use the track or album artwork, Chillhop logos?
No, the use of our artworks and logos is strictly prohibited.
How do I credit the music on YouTube?
Simply copy the following credit link in your video description:
Music by Chillhop Music:u00a0https://chillhop.com
How do I credit the music on Twitch?
On Twitch, you must create a channel panel with one of our crediting imagesu00a0(there's an editable template at the bottom of this album. That image mustu00a0be formatted to link to this URL:https://chillhop.ffm.to/creatorcred
There's a full guide here!
I received a claim even though I'm using music from Creators Page and credited correctly, what do I do?
In case you receive a claim although you have followed our crediting guidlines, please contact us and we will quickly resolve the issue.
I want to use the music on another platform outside of YouTube or Twitch, what do I do?
At the moment, the Creators program enables you to use music on YouTube or Twitchu00a0only. We are looking for solutions that would let the creators use our music on other platforms such as Instagram, Vimeo, etc.
By signing up, do I give you access to my Google or Twitch Account?
No, we're only asking for the minimum credentials required to read which videos you have uploaded on your YouTube channel so we can monitor if videos that use our music are meeting our crediting guidelines. For Twitch, we need your username to do the same thing, and your email in case we need to contact you.
How can I find support?
Currently we've got two ways to provide more resources for you:
u2022 Our Discord has a channel for Creators, where you can ask questions to staff and other users. Join here!
u2022 We're in the process of putting together a revamped newsletter for Creators. You can sign up here. This will have news, information, tutorials and interviews with creators like yourself!