About CD Baby

We exist to give independent musicians like you the same advantages and reach that “signed” artists enjoy, without interfering with your creative vision or claiming ownership of your music. We’ve been helping artists sell music since 1998, and we’re proud to champion the efforts of hundreds of thousands of musicians around the world. With CD Baby, you’ll wield the power to reach the ears, hearts, and minds of listeners across the globe without compromise.


CD Baby began as a garage startup in 1998. Today, we're the world’s biggest online distributor of indie music.


With over 300,000 indie artists selling music, over $350 million has been paid to artists through CD Baby.

Over 850 genres

Based in Portland, Oregon and run by a staff of indie musicians. Over 850 genres of music are represented by CD Baby.