Can I use NonCopyrightCollective music in my videos on YouTube or Twitch?

Yes – When you are using our Music, we simply ask that you put this In the top third (first 30%, not mandatory the first 3 Lines) of your description:

Music provided by NonCopyrightCollective.
Free Stream:

  • NCC music is free to use for independent creators and their UGC (User Generated Content)

Can I monetise my video if I’ve used NCC music?

  • Yes – but make sure you follow the guidelines in the NCC usage policy.

If you are using our music on Twitch Stream or YouTube Stream, simply put „Music provided by NonCopyrightCollective: in your stream description.

Will I get a copyright claim or strike if I use an NCC Song in my YouTube video?

  • No – If you’re an Independent Creator, Gamer or Vlogger and follow our usage policy, then all NCC Songs are free to use across YouTube & Twitch.

I received a copyright claim when using your music!

  • If you believe you have received a claim and shouldn’t have, this may be a fraudulent claim. Please let us know of these here on our „LINK“ and we will investigate.

Can I use an NCC Song in a promotional video for my Product / Service / Commercial brand?

  • NCC Songs used in commercial content (content that solely promotes or advertises a Product or Service) requires a Commercial License Agreement to be signed and a License fee to be paid before an NCC track can be used in this way. Without a fully signed commercial license agreement your content is at risk of receiving a Copyright Strike.
  • To request a Commercial License, please apply here:

Can I post NCC Songs on my Music Channel?

  • NCC primarily supports Independent Creators, whether Vlogger, Gamer, Make-Up Artist or any other creative content. Channels primarily re-uploading our original video are likely to receive a copyright claim and/or de-monetisation in the near future.
  • You may not post NCC Songs on your channel before they have been officially posted by NCC on YouTube.

Can I use NCC Songs in my independent video game?

  • Regardless of whether your game is free to download, use of our releases in video games is considered to be a commercial use. A Commercial License Agreement will need to be signed between NCC and Game Developer / Publisher.
  • To request a Commercial License, please apply here:

Can I distribute or commercially re-release your music or a remix/cover of an NCC Track, without licensing the use of the track?

  • No – Just like any record label, NCC owns the copyright to our releases and specific permission is required.
  • You are not permitted to distribute our music to any stores like Spotify, iTunes, Google Play etc.

Is it possible to play NCC music on my livestream?

  • If this is a livestream of yourself as an independent creator, NCC releases can be used as background music in line with our usage policy.

I am making a video/presentation as part of my education, can I use NCC music without a license?

  • Yes – this would fall under our usage policy – you count as an independent creator and there is no commercial gain from this usage.

Questions? Contact us here:

The usage Policy and Links get Updated Soon!

You are not allowed to Use our Music for Content that Contains the following: Racism, Fashism, Discrimination or Homophobic Content.
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