1. Can I use your music tracks on a YouTube videos?
Yes. But if you did not get ‘License’ or All library license; or if you support us on Patreon then You can use our music tracks in your videos for FREE, but without the ability to monetize them on YouTube. If you’re using music for free, in most cases, you will get copyright claims on YouTube, do not worry, this is normal. Your video will be fine and will not be deleted. If you purchased music license you’ll be able to dispute the claim, or we can whitelist your youtube channel if you have All library license or Patreon subscription. Also, you have to have a license if you’re using our music in commercial projects/ads, etc.
2. I need a license for YouTube video, does ‘All-library-license’ cover it?
Yes. After you purchase All library license or you’ll get a purchase license certificate that can be shown on YouTube. You’ll have all the rights to monetize your videos. We’ll whitelist your channel on Youtube, so you won’t receive copyright claims. Also, if you still receive a copyright claim, please know, you’ll be covered by our support, simply please contact us, so we can help you to resolve all copyright issues.
3. Does your music have a copyright on YouTube?
Most of our tracks have copyright, but you can still use our music on Youtube. If you purchase a license or All library license or Patreon subscription you’ll be able to use music and monetize Youtube videos. Also, Your videos will feel good if you’re using them for free, they will not be imposed any restrictions (except for monetization). We won’t remove videos that use our music without a license, your video is safe.
4. How to remove the copyright claims on my YouTube video?
First, you need to purchase a license or All library license. In case of an All library license or if you’re our Patron, we’ll add your Youtube channel, which you provided during the purchase, into a whitelist (if possible, if not possible to add whole channel to whitelist then we’lld remove claims raised by our music). If you purchased a separate license you can follow the instructions below:
When Сlaim is from CDBaby: After you have purchased a license or you have the All library license purchase code, simply provide to Youtube the license and/or receipt. Please refer to this article for more information: How to clear a copyright claim?
Claims are usually resolved within 24-96 hours. You may wish to keep your new videos “unlisted” until this process is completed.
Сlaim is from HAAWK/Identifyy: After you have purchased a license, simply HAAWK whitelist or Identifyy whitelist, enter your details and video link and copy/paste the contents from your purchased License Certificate into the message box. Claims are usually resolved within 24-96 hours. You may wish to keep your new videos “unlisted” until this process is completed.
You can also contact us to help you to resolve copyright claims. Here is the form
5. My video YouTube received a COPYRIGHT CLAIMS, what should I do about it?
You received a copyright notice. You have nothing to worry about. Here are some tips and clarifications:
-If you do not want to monetize your video on YouTube – You do not need to take any action. Your video is ok, no restrictions will be imposed on it except for monetization (you will not be able to monetize your video). And Your video will not be deleted.
-If you want to monetize your video on YouTube – You need to buy a license for each video that you use or to get All library license that covers all the licenses. After purchasing a license, you will receive a license certificate that must be shown on YouTube in order to dispute the claim (Here is a tutorial on how to do this). Each track has a “Buy a License” button or get All library license, after clicking the button, you’ll pay for a license and get the certification.