Hip Hop on SoundCloud: where underground labels look.

Hip Hop on SoundCloud: where trap fans listen.

Hip Hop on SoundCloud: where managers scout.

Hip Hop on SoundCloud: where grime heads hang.

Hip Hop on SoundCloud: where glitch hoppers share.

Hip Hop on SoundCloud: where mixtapes drop.

Hip Hop on SoundCloud: where promoters book.

Hip Hop on SoundCloud: where new beats bounce.

Hip Hop on SoundCloud: where underground labels look.

Hip Hop on SoundCloud: where new rappers emerge.

Why SoundCloud?



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Your audience is here.

175 million. That’s more listeners than there are miles between Earth and Mars. Our listeners are constantly streaming and sharing new, hot tracks. Reach them directly with SoundCloud.

Your industry is here.

That means 1.25 billion active listeners following hip hop music and creators. That includes managers, producers and promoters. Our stats help you find out who’s listening so you can grow your career.

Your community is here.

SoundCloud is a vibrant place, filled with creators, collaborators, listeners and industry insiders. We did the complicated stuff so you don’t have to. Share your music with the world in just a few clicks.

  • SoundCloud has given old fans and new fans a hub to listen to my music and it’s all there.

    Troy Ave
  • SoundCloud gives me the opportunity to drop music at a fast rate and on demand.

  • We use the On SoundCloud features to increase our independent growth - how we want and when we want.

    Little Simz
  • Get heard.

    Timed comments correspond directly to moments in your tracks, so you know exactly what your audience loves.

  • Get shared.

    An embedded player means you can share and get stats on your tracks anywhere, from music blogs to your personal site.

  • Get amplified.

    We work with partners, including Facebook, Twitter, Google Cast and Sonos, to make sure your music can be played wherever your audience is.

Getting started

Step 1

Create an account

If you haven’t created a SoundCloud profile, head to soundcloud.com and set one up. It’s free.

Step 2

Upload a track

Already have something recorded? Uploading is easy.

Step 3

Share widely

Share your track with the world on SoundCloud, social media and beyond.

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