Delivery Essentials

How do I prepare my music to deliver to Apple Music and the iTunes Store?

To successfully deliver your music to Apple Music and the iTunes Store, ensure your music meets the standards and specifications listed in the iTunes Store Music Style Guide and Video and Audio Asset Guide.

What tools do I need to deliver my music on Apple Music on the iTunes Store?

Apple offers two tools to help you deliver your music to Apple Music and the iTunes Store — iTunes Producer and Transporter.

What is iTunes Producer and where can I download it?

iTunes Producer is Apple's exclusive macOS software to help you deliver and manage your music on Apple Music and the iTunes Store.

Download iTunes Producer and a user guide from Tools

What is Transporter and where can I download it?

Transporter is a Java-based command-line tool that can be engineered to automate content delivery and updates in large volumes. Providers with high volumes of deliveries (more than 400 titles a month) can apply for access to Transporter. 

Apple reviews all Transporter requests and does not guarantee approval. 

If approved, you can download Transporter from the Tools section. You must be signed in to iTunes Connect in order to download Transporter. 

For more information on the Transporter qualification process, contact us.