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ALERT: Luminate Next Gen Products Knowledge Base

As Luminate prepares for the Next Generation of Connect, if you have begun using Next Gen Connect please visit our Next Gen Knowledge Base

As well as information on Luminate's Next Gen Connect you'll also find articles about Luminate Streaming Film and TV platform SVM, Quansic's metadata matching and cleansing services, and more.

    Become a Luminate sales data reporter in the USA!

    Independent brick & mortar record stores, as well as online marketplaces, in the USA can apply to submit their sales for inclusion in the Luminate music consumption metrics and Billboard charts.

    If you would like to become a sales reporter to Luminate, please fill out This Form.

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      • Who are the new or resuming Retailers reporting to Luminate?

        To become a Reporter please fill out This Form An active retailer is a retailer that has reported within the last 5 weeks. More Active Retailers: Stores eligible to host Live Events in extended outdoor spaces Canada reporters Worldwide reporters ...
      • Luminate's Acquisition of Quansic

        We announced the news earlier today (2-6-2024) that Luminate has acquired Quansic, a global leader in music artist identification services. The deal is aligned with Luminate’s mission to unify data for the entertainment industry, and more ...
      • Who are the Independent Retailers reporting to Luminate?

        To become a Reporter please fill out This Form An active retailer is a retailer that has reported within the last 5 weeks. More Active Retailers: US Reporters Canada reporters Worldwide reporters Stores eligible to host Live Events in extended ...
      • 2023 Updates in Methodology and Provider Coverage

        In 2023 Luminate made a number of updates in both methodology and provider coverage. These may affect data analyses such as trending or year-over-year comparisons. The following describes the methodology update: Week 1, 2024 Retirement of weighted ...
      • Approved Fan Pack Reporters

        List of Approved Fan Pack Reporters: For Active Reporters reporting to Luminate click here. Updated 4-4-2024
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      • How do I get my music tracked by Luminate Data?

        Luminate Data tracks sales, streaming, and radio airplay. You must register your ISRC, UPC/EAN, and encode your music to be fully tracked. The registration process will take 2-3 business days. We can check if your registration was successful after ...
      • How do I register my music?

        To register song titles with ISRC codes for sales & streaming click here How to Register Your ISRC Code To register album titles with UPC/EAN codes click here How to Register your UPC/EAN Code To register a track for radio airplay tracking please ...
      • How do I register ISRC codes?

        Go to the ISRC Title Registration Page Enter your email address: Choose your Country to register in from the drop down. If you need Global please select "Both". Enter your Title and Artist: IMPORTANT: You will need to fill out this page for every ...
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        Acronyms, Terms, and Definitions: Ad Supported Streams = Streams from a DSP that offer a free service Airplay Chart Week = Monday → Sunday ATD = Activity to Date Audience = Number of people that heard a Spin on terrestrial/satellite radio (measured ...
      • Who are the Active Retailers reporting to Luminate (Worldwide)?

        List of Worldwide retailers reporting to Luminate: Updated 4-4-2024