Business Music

What's an ISRC code? What's an ISWC code? And how do you get them?

ISRC and ISWC codes are important identifying codes for your music. These codes allow use of your song to be tracked so that you can get paid royalties.

What is an ISWC code?

ISWC stands for ‘International Standard Musical Work Code’.

An ISWC code is a unique identifying alphanumeric code assigned to a song composition.

Each 11-character ISWC code begins with the letter ’T’, a unique nine-digit number, and a single-digit called a “check digit”. An ISWC code looks like this: 

T-123456789-0