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Submit To Spotify Playlists For Free 2020

More than 120 Spotify playlist curators accepting submissions right now

Below you’ll find a massive and always growing list of Spotify playlist curators you can submit music to right now. If you’re still a bit unsure what the best method is, or still have other questions, read our ‘How To Get Your Music On More Spotify Playlists‘ first. This popular blog post contains valuable tips to grow as an artist on Spotify.  Use the directory below to submit to Spotify playlists. If you like what we do, consider buying us a coffee or beer 🙂

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How to get your music on more Spotify playlists?

Have you ever wondered why one artist has thousands of plays and you only get a dozen or so a month? When you want to be more successful on Spotify, getting your music featured on Spotify playlists is really important. But how do you find all those playlists? How do you contact playlist curators? How do you know which playlists end up adding you? These are all important questions that we’ll answer in this article.

How to get your music on more Spotify playlists?

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Why do we want to share our playlist directory with you?

Because we’ve gathered quite an extensive list of curators and it’s a shame to just keep this to ourselves and most importantly you deserve to get your music out there and gain new fans, followers and playlist placements. Make sure to save this to your favourites as we’ll be updating this blog post frequently.

Submission tracker

Keep track of your submissions with this helpful Spotify playlist submission tracker. Simply add playlists you’ve submitted music to including contact details and date of first contact. This way, you won’t have to do all the hard work again with your next release.

Follower count updated: February 2019

Some of these playlisters might have changed their tactics and ask for money now, before placement. Please let us know which one(s) by mailing Support.

Playlist Name Curator Genre(s) Followers Submit
New Music For The Love Of Bands For The Love Of Bands All genres 5,550Via website
New Songs 2018 Elmer Bermal All genres 19,525Via e-mail
Klangspot Playlists Klangspot Many playlists 40,000 +Via website
Top Buzz sidekickmusic Various 14,806Via website
Amazed by The Moment Nariman Dastpak Acoustic, Ambient, Chill, Downtempo 47Via website
Light Songs for Lazy Sundays Nariman Dastpak Folk, Pop, Acoustic 2,873Via website
Vibes of Blues, Jazz & Soul Tribes Nariman Dastpak Blues, Instrumental, Jazz, Soul 1,845Via website
Music Medley Nariman Dastpak All genres 1,776Via website
Rock & Metal Block Nariman Dastpak Alternative, Rock, Metal 1,932Via website
#IndependentMusicMonday[PIAS] Playlists New music 18,863Via website
Shoegaze[PIAS] Playlists Shoegaze 24,840Via website or Facebook
Indie Workout[PIAS] Playlists Upbeat Indie 6,435Via website or Facebook
Sounds of Indie Rock Indie Castle Music Indie Rock 1,408Via Tunemunk
Psychedelic Soul Sound Of Us Soul 216Via website
A Journey Into Female Vocalists Sound Of Us Various 613Via website MySphera All genres N.A.Via website
Funk Yes, Disco No Sound Of Us Various 169Via website
Various other playlists Sound Of Us Various -Via website
FRSH: New Music MarkMyBlurbs Pop, all 280Via E-mail
Rock: Fresh Noise MarkMyBlurbs Rock, Metal, Pop Punk, Heavy Rock 3,564Via E-mail
Selected: Soundplate Soundplate Various 7,316Via website
Fresh Beats Soundplate HipHop, TripHop, Electronica 8,560Via website
Mood Lift: Happy Music! Soundplate Happy 4,418Via website
Sunset Hunters Soundplate Mood 5,080Via website
Love Songs Indiemono Various 261,342Via website
Happy Songs Indiemono Various 46,241Via website
SAD Music for Crying yourself to sleep Indiemono Various 368,217Via website
New Indie / Alternative Indiemono Indie, Alternative 11,510Via website
New Music Mondays Ditto Music Various 13,735Via website
Digster (Universal) Digster Various playlists -Via website
EDM Daily Daily Playlists EDM 4,587Via website
Pop Daily Daily Playlists Pop 4,019Via website
Indie Daily Daily Playlists Indie 2,045Via website
Hip Hop Daily Daily Playlists Hip Hop 3,772Via website
Rock Daily Daily Playlists Rock 736Via website
Kolibri Music Kolibri Music Various playlists -Via website
CloudKid CloudKid Various 83,878Via Submithub
Songpickr: 2018 Best Songs Songpickr Various 132,761Via Submithub
Fashion Store Sounds WorkHardPlaylistHard Electronic, Pop, Indie 10,866Via Website
Fresh Picks WorkHardPlaylistHard Various 7,286Via Website
Wine Bar Grooves WorkHardPlaylistHard Groovy, Funky, House 3,197Via Website
This Playlist Rocks WorkHardPlaylistHard Electronic 653Via Website
Symphonic Distribution Symphonic Distribution Various -Via website
Musicto Musicto Moods -Via website
Top Trending Higher Reign Various 444Via website
New Music Friday Pop Justice Various 7,448Via website
2018% Solid Pop Music Pop Justice Pop 1,269Via website
What’s Popping Indie Mixtape Indie 60,382Via website
Sunday Chill Indie Mixtape Relax, Chill 14,699Via website
Indie Uplift Indie Mixtape Indie 10,066Via website
Drive Time Indie Mixtape Rock 10,377Via website
100+ best new alternative & indie hits Trackdiggers Indie, Alternative 364Via Facebook
Poolside SpinGrey Various 7,359SpinBox
Sunday SpinGrey Various 21,789SpinBox
Dinner With Friends SpinGrey Various 5,567SpinBox
It’s LIT SpinGrey Various 26,209SpinBox
Lander's Top Picks Lander PR Indie, Alt, Grunge, Rock 54Via e-mail
Add This Music multiple playlists addthismusic Various -Via website
TheFreshTen: Indie TheFreshTen Indie 9,677Via website
TheFreshTen: Sauce Boss TheFreshTen Rap 10,271Via website
TheFreshTen (many other playlists) TheFreshTen Various -Via website
Xune Mag Fresh Finds Various 4,759Via website
TuneMunk TuneMunk Various playlists -Via website
Music Is Much More Music_is_much_more Various playlists -Via website
Pop Punk / Punk Rock What happened to your band Pop Punk, Punk Rock 119Via submithub
Today's Top Picks PopFiltr Various 75,489Via e-mail
Rocking Indie PopFiltr Indie Rock 25,369Via e-mail
Indie Hits Stereobeats Indie Rock 1,026Via e-mail
Indie Bands of 2018 BandRec Indie Pop, Indie Rock 689Via Facebook
Why doesn't everyone know these songs? Luna Keller Various 57Via e-mail
Buzz Tracks Buzz Tracks Various playlistsVia e-mail
rainy days Katie Cline Various 33,000Via online form
Just Great Music - 100% Good Mood Booster! Reat Kay Electronic, pop, indie 32,932Via Facebook
Emo Throwback We Are Triumphant Emo 14,948Via website
Pop Punk Essentials We Are Triumphant Pop Punk 5,670Via website
Spotify New Music jlarome Various 1490Via website
FBP Music Publishing FBP Various 542Via submithub
THIS IS ROCK Victor Oliveira Rock 4419Via Facebook
Pop Rizing Rizing Playlists Pop 1676Via website
Rock Rizing Rizing Playlists Rock 1038Via website
Press Play OK PressPLAY OK Various 441Via e-mail
BREAKING Rock Artists eatinrecords Rock 197Via website
JUKES FRITACAO #STREAM Lindal Team Various 927Via e-mail
Indie Rampage Keith Sow Lin Spinney Indie 2312Via e-mail
The Spotlight Mark Vank Various 29812Via e-mail
Ultimate Pop-Indie-Rock Spotifnation Pop, Indie, Rock 6896Via e-mail
Fresh Finds: Slay Selects Slay Sonics Various 5199Via e-mail
Make Money Not Friends Abrax Phaeton Hip Hop, Rap 71122Via e-mail
Headbangerz Weekly Rock 2304Via e-mail
Colours of Music Soundevote Various 11623Via e-mail
Take It From Me RayLee Johnson Various 5,327Via e-mail
Best of INDIE ROCK 2019 The Indie Folx Indie Rock 52250Via e-mail
Best of INDIE POP 2019 The Indie Folx Indie Pop 23561Via e-mail
Best of INDIE FOLK 2019 The Indie Folx Indie Folk 17065Via e-mail
Best of INDIE RAP 2019 The Indie Folx Indie Rap 16729Via e-mail
Weekly Hits Melodic Music Various 11,077Via e-mail
Morning Coffee QRTR Various 1543Via website
Alternative Hits QRTR Alternative 899Via website
Around The Bonfire QRTR Folk 1163Via website
Fresh Tunes QRTR Various 1654Via website
Mood Booster QRTR Various 1292Via website
Perfect Focus QRTR Various 280Via website
So Indie QRTR Indie 4906Via website
QRTR Discovery QRTR Various 309Via website
Ultimate Pop-Indie-Rock Spotifnation Pop, Indie, Rock 9557Via e-mail
Rock Mix Kyle Macleod Rock 3771Via Facebook
Gym Rock Music Gym Rock Music Rock 28518Via e-mail
"Fraeni CrossFit Games" Fraeni Various 26198Via e-mail
New Wave and Alternative Beats - Ones To Watch Manifesto New Wave, Alternative 17057Via website
Skiing and Snowboarding Manifesto Various 24069Via website
Thoughtful - Slow Jams Manifesto Various 26889Via website
Blue Ribbon 2019 Indie Tracker Chris Ambrosino Various 102Via ForTheLoveOfBands
Summer 2019 Hits vipmusic-fr Various 59160Via e-mail
INDIE 505 INDIE 505 Indie 13,07Via e-mail
Next Gen Kool Playlists Various 240Via website
Perfect Soundtrack playlist on top Various 5709Via e-mail
Indie Hits Stereobeats Indie 1525Via e-mail
DEUX-DEUX Many a Moon Various 515Via e-mail
Pop Punk Perfection HITS Pop Punk 187,61Via e-mail
Rock Salute HITS Rock 20,831Via e-mail
Acoustic Skate HEADSICK Skate (Punk) 15,267Via e-mail
Emo Throwback HEADSICK Emo 2,435Via e-mail
Sub Pop Suggests Sub Pop Various 6,383Via e-mail
Communion: Now Playing Communion Various 1,655Via e-mail
Indie/Alternative Tunes IndieAltTunes Indie, Alternative 16,800Via e-mail
Songs White People Get Lit To 30secondrock Rock, Punk, Indie 45,918Via e-mail
Release Radar - New Releases 2019 Dagger123 Various 19,000Via website
Beach Vibes Caltify MX Mood 3,434Via Instagram
Pop Trending Experience Music Group Pop 48,349Via e-mail
New Pop Punk Essentials Gavin Bonar Pop Punk 475Via e-mail
New Songs I'm Feelin' That You've Never Heard Erez 'diwon' Safar Indie 691Via e-mail
FRESH FINDS: Slay Selects Slay Selects New music 5,255Via e-mail
Let The Music Flow Jessica Fletcher Rap, Hip Hop, Dancehall 11Via e-mail
Pibas Al frente (fb) Talia Rocio Jara Rock, Pop 118Via e-mail
Heartbreak City Steven Semeraro Roots Rock, Country, Americana 121Via website
Updated frequently for you by ForTheLoveOfBands 🙂

the authorRoel Wensink
Roel started ForTheLoveOfBands to provide bands and artists with a platform to get their music heard and provide tips gathered along the way. Being a musician himself, he knows how hard it is and how much time it takes to promote your newly recorded gems.


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