How to Get Verified on Spotify? Get Blue CheckMark

To Get Verified (Blue checkmark) your Spotify profile, you just need to to do:-

  • Go Live on Spotify
  • Claim your profile for artist
  • Fill Details
  • Verify
  • and wait.

One single blue checkmark on Spotify changes the appearance of your profile as you look more professional artist than before.

How can I get verified on Spotify?

Follow the below steps to Claim your verification badge right now :-

1. Go live on Spotify

Is your music going live on Spotify? If you’re new on Spotify and have just released only one album on Spotify, then, you should wait.

Worry not! Once you go live on Spotify, you’ll be able to apply for Spotify verification. So, wait for a little bit more, do more persistence, go live on Spotify, and then go to claim your profile.

2. Claim your profile on Spotify for Artists

Once you complete the procedure of claiming your profile on Spotify for Artists without any flaw.

Just go through the following steps to claim your profile on Spotify for Artists:

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  • Navigate to the option Get Access.
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  • Select the tab Artist or Manager.
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  • Tap the option Continue.
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  • Underneath your profile details, tap Next.
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  • Then, enter your Spotify artist URL to claim your Spotify profile.
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3. Fill in personal details

Just wait! The procedure for claiming an artist profile on Spotify is still not complete. You need to complete a few more steps.

Provide the following details about yourself to claim a blue tick:

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  • First name
  • Last name
  • Business email
  • Role (choose your role artist or manager)
  • Enter company name (if this is applicable to you)
  • Tap a checkmark to confirm that you’re not a robot.
  • Now, tap Next.
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4. Give verification

Now, you’ve reached the final step of verification. In this step, you have to go through the following steps:

  • Verify your Spotify account by connecting to the artist’s social accounts i.e. Instagram or Twitter. Alternatively, you can paste the URL of your artist’s profile.
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  • Now, tick mark the terms and conditions of Spotify for Artists.
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  • Finally, tap the button of Submit.
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5. Wait for a blue checkmark

After submitting the request for the Spotify verification badge, you have to wait for a few days to finally get the blue checkmark next to your name.

Once you earn it, your whole identity will be changed on Spotify. You will no longer be an ordinary artist, but a professional artist on Spotify.

Why should I get verified on Spotify

Artist on Spotify gets a lot of benefits of verified profile:-

1. Blue checkmark

Who doesn’t want to have a blue checkmark on social media platforms? Of course, this makes your profile more valuable and reliable.

When you get a blue checkmark on Spotify, you outrank among most of the artists. You become a professional artist who has a unique portfolio in the world of music.

2. Professional look

When you get verified on Spotify, you get a professional look. Your simple artist profile is converted into a professional artist profile.

You can access more tools to make listeners experience more better. You get many opportunities to enhance the visits and streams on your Spotify playlist.

In this way, your verified badge boosts the organic traffic growth on your Spotify account.

3. Access profile customization

Have you earned the blue check mark? If yes, your whole artist profile’s control is in your hands. Now, you can do what you want to do with your profile to make it unique and special.

Your profile pic on Spotify reveal that you’re not a beginner on Spotify, but a professional who has given many hit playlists to Spotify.

4. Analyse streaming analytics

Next, you will get an opportunity to analyse the streaming analytics. You will get a visual graph on Spotify by which you can analyse your daily, weekly, and monthly performance on Spotify.

Furthermore, you will get stream stats to analyse how your playlists are accepted by the fans.

This tool is helpful when you are looking for ways to increase a huge fanbase on Spotify. You can build strategies based on this graphic chart.

5. Access Artists Pick

The most interesting feature of Spotify for Artists is the Artists Pick. You can access it from the moment you become the owner of a blue badge on Spotify. See here, what interesting features it has hidden for you:

  • You can pin your most popular song or playlist at the top of your profile playlists. This helps you promote your Spotify account and get unbounded traffic of fans to your account.
  • Have you ever thought of adding featured images to your playlists to stand out among other artists? If yes, now, you can do it. As soon as your profile gets a blue checkmark, you can add featured images to your playlist or song in no time.
  • Share gigs or tour dates with your fans or followers with the Artists Pick.

6. Submit to Spotify playlist

One more benefit that you can avail of after getting a cool blue tick is that you can submit your Spotify playlist to the Spotify editorial team.


1. How many followers do I need to get a blue checkmark on Spotify?

Earlier, there was a limit set by Spotify that at least 250 followers were essential for a Spotify artist to apply for a blue badge. But now, this limitation has been removed.

2. How long does it take to get verified on Spotify?

It takes a few days to get verified on Spotify. The reason is that your request is reviewed by the Spotify team before allowing you a blue checkmark. This procedure takes at least 2-3 days.

3. Is it easy to get verified on Spotify?

Yes, it is very easy to get verified on Spotify. You can send a request for it on Spotify for Artists. There, you will get the prompts. Just follow the prompts and submit your request with verification proofs like other official accounts on social media.

4. Can I get verified on Spotify for free?

Yes, you can get verified on Spotify for free. You don’t need to pay anything to get the approval for Spotify verification. Spotify hasn’t laid any charge on this.

5. Does Spotify pay for verified artists?

Spotify pays for the streams to artists. The more streams you have, the more chances of earning are increased on Spotify. Hence, try to boost the organic traffic growth by getting a verified badge on Spotify.

Emily Johnson is a talented audio engineer and podcast producer. She has been using Spotify for the last 7 years as a creator and listener.

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