How to Make a Song Go Viral

Music is everywhere!!

Almost everybody loves music, although different people have different tastes and there is a large range in the kind of music that people like.

The music streaming platforms are bursting with various playlists these days. Although there is always a distinction between some songs and playlists getting viral and the situation is different for other ones. A unique and good playlist contains songs that have a familiar denominator. A proper theme or a genre should exist within the playlist.

Elements of a viral playlist!

To reach a million views goal for your song and to make it go viral you have to understand and thoroughly study the crucial marketing strategies popular these days.

Setting the audience!

It is a wiser and beneficial strategy to identify your audience before releasing a song. You have to compose a song by taking your target audience into account. This enables you to put up a plan to proceed with the promotion of your song. The genre of your song will denote your audience like pop culture is pretty popular among the young generation. On the other hand, Jazz and classic are popular among the older generation.

Attractive Visuals!

Visuals play the most important role in the promotion of the song and making it go viral.  To have a long-lasting impact on the audience’s mind and to grab their interest, you have to make an amazing and unique visual. The visual must portray the artistic essence of the music in a way that the viewer can predict the genre of the song through it. The artwork should be very professional and aesthetic. An impressive cover can be created easily by using various professional tools used for artwork and editing.

Hit with the title!

A viral playlist must have a catchy title that would attract the audience and would grab their attention. You have to ensure that the title should be very catchy because there are thousands of playlists already available and a unique title would make your playlist and song stand out among others. A wise decision would be to do a thorough research upon the trending keywords in the music industry and then use some of them to create a unique title. The key word would give a separate identity to your song.

Stirring the emotions!

To make your song go viral, you have to make the audience get emotionally attached to your song. A person listens to a particular song again and again only if they get emotionally attached to it like it reminds them of a good time, they had with someone or a happy or sad memory. It is necessary to make a song that would make the audience relate to it and they will find comfort and peace while listening to it. The song must have catchy tunes and attractive lyrics that would bind the audience’s heart to the song and they would be forced to listen to it again and again.


You must ensure to update and refresh your playlist daily. This helps your song to stay on the top place and will increase the chance that many people will have access to it. This will ultimately help your song get viral.

Social Platforms!

Everyone is on social media these days! We all have Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Tik Tok, and snap chat, YouTube, etc. These apps are popular among all age groups including kids, teens, and the elderly. This immense popularity makes social media the best platform to promote your song.


YouTube can be utilized to promote your song by creating a very catchy and unique music video that would feature your music in it. The process is very easy and reliable. You must have a you tube channel with subscribers to spread your song among a large group of people.


Instagram is also one of the best platforms to promote your song as almost everyone these days is present on Instagram. This increases the chance of making your song go viral as there is a lot of audience on Instagram that would engage in listening to your song and will share it with more audience of interest.

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Tik Tok

Tik Tok can also be utilized to promote your song as it is one of the most popular apps among the young generation these days. There is a feature on Tik Tok called Tik Tok challenges and they can make a song go viral within 24 hours. It is pretty easy to create a Tik Tok challenge for your song, the one that would interest the young generation as they play a big role in making a song go viral.

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Digital music distribution.

You can promote your songs and playlists on many platforms that provide digital music distribution. Some of them are listed below for your convenience.

  • Tik Tok
  • Shazam
  • Spotify
  • iTunes
  • Qobuz
  • Deezer
  • Tidal
  • Amazon
  • YouTube music.

Making Smart Links.

Creating smart links is the easiest way to share your songs on different platforms with a different and wide range of audiences. This makes it easier for them to have access to the songs.

These are all the tricks that can help you to promote your songs and make them go viral.

What are you waiting for? Go out there and hit up your songs!!