How to Change SoundCloud Name?

How to Change SoundCloud Name?

SoundCloud is an audio sharing and listening platform. It is one of the biggest rivals of Spotify. Yet, it differs from it when it comes to the variety of content you can find on SoundCloud. Although the strong competition, SoundCloud is still preferred by an audience that enjoys making and listening to music. Yet, people also want to know how to change SoundCloud name.

SoundCloud is not an interacting platform like Spotify. However, your username is still important on SoundCloud, especially if you are an artist. Even if you are not, people will find you by searching for your username. That is why choosing a good username at the beginning is important.

Yet, choosing the best name is not always possible when we are signing up for SoundCloud. If you are an artist, you may change your style and it may require changing your name too. However, we cannot say the same for Snoop Lion. 

Of course, if you are just a listener, you may want to change your SoundCloud name as well. It doesn’t require a style change for you to do it but if you have a name related to a specific music genre, you might want to change it after some time. 

Luckily, SoundCloud gives you the ability to change your username. Unlike Spotify, it is rather simple to change your name. 

It is possible to change your SoundCloud name both on a desktop and on a mobile device. 

Now let’s take a look at the steps to change SoundCloud name on a desktop.

You can also like this post: How to Download Music and Video from SoundCloud?

Change Your SoundCloud Name From a Desktop

Change Your SoundCloud Name From a Desktop

It is not very difficult to do. There are a few simple steps, you can find them below.

  1. Log into your account on SoundCloud.
  2. Click on your username on the menu at the top of the page.
  3. Select your ‘Profile’ from the drop-down menu.
  4. Below your profile picture, you will see the ‘Edit’ button, click on it.
  5. Now you can change your SoundCloud username, your first and last names in your account from here.
  6. Click on the ‘Save Changes’ button to end the process.

Your name change will display in all of your content. So you don’t need to worry about the name change for your previous posts. Users who have added your songs to their playlists will see your new name when they see your songs next time. And your future posts will come with your new name.

Now let’s take a look at how to change your username from a mobile device. 

Change Your SoundCloud Name From a Mobile Device

Change Your SoundCloud Name From a Mobile Device

It is possible to change your username from a mobile device. You can find the steps below.

  1. Log into your SoundCloud account from your mobile device.
  2. Tap on the ‘Library’ button on the top right side of the page.
  3. Then go to your Profile and get to the Overview section.
  4. Scroll to the right on the page and tap on the ‘Edit’ button on the right side of the page.
  5. When you are in the editing page, rotate your device horizontal to see the details about your account.
  6. Now you can change your SoundCloud username, your first and last names in your account from here.
  7. Be sure to tap on the ‘Save Changes’ button to get it done.

FAQs

How can I find my SoundCloud URL?

SoundCloud URL can be found in your account. If you click on a specific track, you can see the track URL as well.

Is SoundCloud free?

It is free, however, there are limitations if you want to upload music to SoundCloud. Yet, you can still promote your music freely.

How can I download songs from SoundCloud?

It is possible to download songs from SoundCloud. You can do it directly from the platform itself. Read How to Download Music and Video from SoundCloud to get more detailed information.

Conclusion

We have covered ‘how to change SoundCloud name.’ Unlike Spotify, it is quite easy. You can change your username both from a desktop and a mobile device. We have mentioned how to do it step by step for both devices.

If you want to learn more about SoundCloud, read our articles about it. You might be interested in how to download music and video from SoundCloud.

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