• What are reposts?

    Reposts are the fastest way to share your favorite new discoveries on SoundCloud with your friends and followers. Click the repost button below any track or playlist to add it to the top of your profile, and share it to the Streams of your followers. Go to your profile to...
  • How do I delete my account?

    You can delete your account by logging in and going here: http://soundcloud.com/settings/account, and clicking the ‘delete account’ button. You must be signed in to your account in order to delete it, so if you’ve forgotten your password or you created the account using Facebook or Google+ please do the following:...
  • Haven't received my email confirmation, what can I do?

    Confirmation emails are generally sent out instantly. If you haven't received one yet, please try the following: 1. Check your spam folder to make sure it didn't end up there by accident 2. Add mailer [at] soundcloud [dot] com to your address book in your email settings. It may be...
  • What is Spotlight? How does it work?

    Available with any of our Pro Plans, Spotlight allows you to pin up to 5 items (either tracks or playlists) to the top of your profile page under the "All" tab (Please note: Spotlight is only available on site and not for mobile devices). After your Spotlight selection, your most...
  • How do I change my Display Name?

    You can change your Display Name and Profile URL to your profile by clicking right here. You can choose any Display Name that you would like. To change your Profile URL, click the little pen icon that appears beside your URL, like in this image: If the URL that you...
  • Why are there ads on SoundCloud?

    Q: Why ads? A: Every time you see or hear an ad, artists get paid. Occasional advertising on our platform allow us to continue to support artists and keep SoundCloud free for listeners. Q: If I'm not a Premier Partner, will there be ads on any of my tracks? A:...
  • How do I create a group?

    You can create a group by going to this page. Here you can add the details of your group: Group name, a short description and image. You can also choose whether or not to have your group moderated or unmoderated by ticking or unticking the box ‘automatically approve tracks added...
  • How do I change my email address?

    You can change your primary email address through your Email Settings page like this: Just add the email you want to change it to where it says 'Add another email address'. You'll then get a confirmation email in your new email's inbox to confirm it to the account. Once that's...
  • Can I make my account private?

    It’s not possible to make your account entirely private. The following will always be publicly available to anyone that visits your profile: Your profile artwork, description, and website links Your likes Your re-posts Comments you've made Who you follow Who follows you However, you do have the option to make...
  • How do comments work?

    Comments are displayed below waveforms, and can be read as a track plays. Once a track is playing, you can also preview individual comments by hovering over the commenter's avatar. To leave a comment while a track is playing, just click in the 'Write a comment' box and start typing!...