PRICING

Worldwide music distribution. No annual fees.

CD Baby delivers music to more retailers and offers more opportunities than any other distributor, and unlike other distribution services, we’ll never charge an annual fee.

CD BABY
STANDARD
Get started
per single
per album
Worldwide digital distribution
Worldwide CD distribution
Sell music on www.cdbaby.com
Sell music on Facebook
Make money on YouTube
Sync licensing for TV, film, and games

Upgrade your Standard submission to Pro for just $39/single or $59/album.

CD BABY
PRO
Get started
per single
per album
Worldwide digital distribution
Worldwide CD distribution
Sell music on www.cdbaby.com
Sell music on Facebook
Make money on YouTube
Sync licensing for TV, film, and games
ASCAP / BMI registration
Song registration with global collection agencies
Global publishing royalty collection

CD Baby Pro is only available to residents of the United States and Canada.

CD BABY
FREE
Get started
per single
per album
Sell downloads on cdbaby.com
Sell music on Facebook
Sell music on your website

Submission Credits

CD Baby now offers volume discounts!
Save up to 36% when you prepay for multiple albums or singles. Redeem at any time.

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CD manufacturing

CD manufacturing

Order as many (or as few) retail-ready discs as you like. Ready in 5 days or less!

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Download cards

Choose from 3 different styles, including standard cards, download wristbands, and cover art stickers. Great for selling or using as promo giveaways! Get 100 for just $49!

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UPC

Get a unique barcode and the matching graphic that you can use anywhere. Use your barcode for the life of your single or album.

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Professional music website hosting

Make a gorgeous website in minutes! Our beautiful themes will help you stand out from the crowd and help you engage and grow your fanbase, showcase music and video, and sell your music with ease.

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Pro audio mastering

You’ve worked hard recording your songs. Before you distribute them to the world, let our expert mastering engineers balance the EQ, bring up the overall volume, and add clarity, punch, and sparkle to your mixes.

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How much does CD Baby pay you?

Digital distribution

91% of net income

We keep just 9% of the net income paid to us by our partners and you keep the rest.

CD & Vinyl

Your price minus $4

We keep $4 per unit sold to cover storage, packing, and inventory management. You set the price and keep the rest. (If you want to sell CDs at $13, we pay you $9.)

CD Baby store downloads

91% of purchase price

We keep only 9% and pay you a whopping 91%* per download sold on our www.cdbaby.com store – more than iTunes, Amazon or any other retailer. So if you set your single song download price at 99¢ you’ll get paid 90¢ per song!

*For CD Baby Free artists, we keep 15%.