We'll be performing maintenance on our site tonight from 10PM to midnight Pacific time. During this time, our website may be briefly unavailable to you. Thanks for your patience.

Rocket Lawyer US

Switch to Rocket Lawyer UK

We are here to help

(877) 881-0947 or Sign up | Sign in

Hello, {{username}}

Complete Account
Trial Account

Make Your Free Recording Agreement

How it works:

Build your document Save, print & share Sign it & make it legal!

Start by selecting a state.

Free Recording Agreement

Whether you're a fledgling act, an experienced recording artist or a record label looking for both, a Recording Agreement ensures that music is the only noise your partnership makes.

Build your document Save, print & share Sign it & make it legal!
Get started

We make it simple to create a Recording Agreement

Use the Recording Agreement document if:

  • You are a group or solo recording artist giving a record label exclusive rights to your music.
  • You are a recording company seeking the exclusive right to record, promote, license and sell an artist's music.

Sample Recording Agreement

More than just a template, our step-by-step interview process makes it easy to create a Recording Agreement.

Save, sign, print, and download your document when you are done.

This document is sometimes called a Recording Contract.

As a group or solo act, you give a company exclusive rights to record, promote, license and sell your music, and the Recording Agreement ensures your rights are protected in return. You can use it to outline your expectations and detail the type of exposure and resources you want dedicated to your music. You can also specify terms of payment so that you're compensated fairly.

If you're a record label, you can use the Recording Agreement to get your obligations to clients in black and white. You can ensures that their expectations are met, and that there are no disagreements when it comes to your cut of the artists' earnings.

If you have legal needs outside of the Recording Agreement, please check out our complete list of service contracts.

Other names for this document: Record Contract, Recording Studio Agreement, Recording Artist Contract

Get started We make it simple to create a Recording Agreement.

Using Rocket Lawyer to file my incorporation documents was so easy and so simple. - Nicole W. | Food Body M.E. Rocket Lawyer customer

More legal documents & forms

Facilities Rental Agreement

Concession Agreement

Vendor Agreement

All legal documents & forms

Have a question about Recording Agreement?

Characters remaining: 600