WHEN YOU BECOME A HRDRV ARTIST.
1. This partnership is non-exclusive and lasts as long as YOU want it to. There are no hidden agendas and we will never lock you into something you don’t want to be a part of.
2. HRDRV does NOT own any of your publishing or collect your publishing royalties.
3. You can cancel your membership at any time.
4. HRDRV does not offer refunds on membership payments or services paid for and delivered to you.
5. You are NOT required to use our creative services, such as artwork, visualizers, etc. (They are available for free and discounted rates as a courtesy to you).
6. You are NOT required to distribute your music through us. You are welcome to release your own music whenever and wherever you’d like, but never listing HRDRV as the record label if it has not been uploaded and distributed by us.
7. HRDRV has the right not to release music that is poorly mixed/mastered, is slanderous, overly violent or offensive, and/or does not have quality cover artwork.
8. HRDRV’s percentage of streaming royalties or subscription rate may be subject to change in the future, however we will never make a change without your permission. If you do not approve of policy changes you are welcome to walk away from the partnership no questions asked.
9. If you are on a Pro plan, HRDRV will receive 5% of streaming royalties on all songs or albums you release with us, perpetually, unless you ask us to remove the song(s) or album(s) from our label. If you are on a Lite plan, HRDRV will receive 10% of streaming royalties on all songs or albums you release with us, perpetually, unless you ask us to remove the song(s) or album(s) from our label.
10. If you have signed up as an artist associated with another label, an additional 5% of streaming royalties will be retained by the label you are associated with, unless you have worked out a different percentage with them.
11. HRDRV will retain 10% streaming royalties on all songs or albums uploaded as a one-off single or album deal.
12. If you request us to delete any of your song(s) or album(s) from stores we will do so immediately, no questions asked.
13. All of the artwork and graphics you receive from HRDRV are yours to keep forever.
14. By accepting these terms you agree to never upload a single or album on your own and list HRDRV as the record label.
15. By accepting these terms you agree not to share your HRDRV discount codes with anyone outside of the HRDRV partnership. Sharing your affiliate code is of course okay and encouraged.
16. If any of our terms are violated, HRDRV has the right to remove your music from all stores and cancel your HRDRV membership effective immediately.
17. HRDRV receives a small percentage on any licenses of songs distributed by us (percentage is negotiable on a case-by-case basis).
18. If monthly subscription is canceled, you cannot renew membership for 3 months.