Absolute Digital Submissions

If you’re an existing client of Absolute Label Services, you can find all resources & specifications for digital releases below:

What files do you require to release my music?

In order to release your music on Digital Service Platforms (DSPs), we require the following:

  • The completed Metadata
  • Artwork
  • Mastered Audio Files

Download the metadata template:

Submit Your Lyrics:

What format should my artwork be & how do I send you it?

What format should my audio be & how do I send you it?

Need to deliver a video to Apple?

  • Please fill out the metadata form and mark the asset as a video in the “Track Type” column
  • Please send the following information to your video director/producer
    • Video:
      • Encode using Apple ProRes 422 (HQ) codec
      • Frame Dimensions: 1920×1080
      • Frame Rate: Minimum 23.98 frames per second
      • Data Rate: Between 80mbps – 220mbps
    • Audio:
      • PCM
      • 48kHz
      • 16 or 24 bit
      • Little Endian
  • Upload your video file(s) here
  • Please note that all videos require additional encoding at point of delivery, so as long as your video file is HD we will likely be able to work with it
  • We require a 4 week lead time on video submissions due to iTunes’ strict criteria and quality assurance process

What if I have Mastered For iTunes (MFIT) Masters?

  • Please send the 24 Bit mastered WAV files
  • Be sure to inform us the audio meets MFIT requirements
  • If submitting Mastered For iTunes files, please send 24 bit masters & inform us which accredited Mastering House/Engineer worked on the project
  • Please follow the above instructions on zipping & delivering these files to us

Still want to know more?

If you have any further questions please contact your label manager or email digitalsubmissions@absolutelabelservices.com