Album Art Specifications

Your release cover art should be in the following specification. This is a requirement by the many partners we work with.

  • a minimum size of 3000 x 3000 pixels (a perfect square)
  • a minimum resolution of 72dpi (we recommend 300dpi)  
  • RGB color mode (CMYK will not show up correctly)
  • JPEG file format
  • Do not send us thumbnails, .png files or images smaller than the requested size.

Is there anything that is NOT allowed on my release cover art?

- Website URLs
- Social Media Links/Icons/or Information
- Nudity
- Copyrighted Images
- Contact Info
- Pricing Info
- UPC Barcodes
- Claiming to be an exclusive to a digital partner without their permission (i.e., stating it’s a Beatport Exclusive when it’s not)
- Tribute albums where the name of the original artist is as large or larger than the performing artist
- Upselling of any other product (i.e., merch, other albums, etc.)

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