Get Featured in the Next Issue of Makin' It Magazine

Deadline has Passed

Get featured in the next issue of Makin' It Magazine and get seen by tastemakers, executives, and industry insiders.


Get real exposure 5,000 physical copies of each issue are distributed to 300+ top recording studios, label offices, radio stations, and major industry events across the US.


, one of the first platforms to introduce executives and industry insiders to notable talents, including Mike Will, Young Thug, B.o.B, Money Man, and Metro Boomin, for more than 16 years Makin' It Magazine has spotlighted independent creatives and music professionals impacting the culture.

Submit your pitch below for a chance to grace the cover of more than 5,000 Physical Magazines distributed to


Submissions must be received by 11:59 PM on  September 24th


Our editorial team will review all pitches and pick ONE individual to receive a 3-4 page cover story in the next issue of Makin' It Magazine, including:

  • Free trip to Atlanta (Roundtrip Travel and 2-3 Night Hotel Stay)
  • $5,000 Content Production Package (Photos, Videos, Interviews, etc)
  • Meet & Greet with Performance at Issue Release Parties in NYC, ATL, and LA
  • Prominent inclusion in Full Marketing campaign promoting the release of the issue, including Flyers, Ads, Social Media Posts, Email Blasts, etc.


Cover story opportunity is open to ALL Artists, Producers, Songwriters, Entrepreneurs, and Industry Professionals. The only requirement to apply for this opportunity is an active Annual Subscription.






More than 800 DJs, Promoters, Managers, and Industry Professionals follow the official Makin' It Approved Spotify Playlist. Curatored specifically for other curators and industry professionals to discover new talent, placement on this playlist is an official co-sign from the Makin' It brand. Playlist placements have directly led to Radio Interviews, Club Spins, Performances, and more.

How do I Get on the Playlist?

WE DO NOT SELL PLAYLIST PLACEMENTS. The only way to get added to the playlist is to earn a slot. We select up to 6 songs to be add to the playlist each month. Any song submitted for our weekly Music Review or posted about is automatically considered placement.

What Comes with Playlist Placement

Songs selected for Playlist Placement may receive additional marketing support, including:

  • Instagram Posts
  • IG Live Interview
  • Magazine Features
  • Plays during Live Stream


No subscription is required, but songs must be released on DSPs to be added to the playlist.

For our Supporters

Five of the six monthly placements are reserved exclusively for our supporters. Subscribe Today to support the platform and unlock even more opportunities for exposure.



Check out Issue 33