Frequently Asked Questions

What is the FREE Creative Common License?

Our music is under the Attribution Creative Commons 3.0 license (see also
That means YOU MUST GIVE ATTRIBUTION to HookSounds for the artwork either if you use it in your video, website or any other purpose.

This license lets others distribute, remix, tweak, and build upon your work, even commercially, as long as they credit you for the original creation. This is the most accommodating of licenses offered, in terms of what others can do with your works licensed under Attribution.

If you want to use a sound or music file without giving attribution, you MUST purchase its license at http:/

How I must insert the attributtion?

In order to use our music you must attribute HookSounds, that way we will be able to continue creating more new royalty free music.

How to attribute it?

For websites:
Insert the attribution on the page of the sound (for example in the page footer) or your product page.

For Videos:
For Youtube, Vimeo or any other videos platform, the credit must be in the description field.

For apps:
Place the attribution on the credits/description page of the application.

Social Networks: 

If you desire to upload any of our resources to your social networks please remember you must insert the attribution on the publication and on the description of the video or content.

In every case the attribution must contain a link to For example:

Artist: Name of the author
Title: Title of the track

where Name of the author is the name of the artist of the song you’ve downloaded and Title of the track is the name of the track you’ve download.

What Payment methods can I use?

Credit Card, Debit Card and PayPal.

I’m a musician/producer, how can I contribute?

Read our Contribute to HookSounds page for details on how and when we grow our artist pool. We look forward to listening your music.

Are you available to compose original music for my project?

We’re always interested in getting involved in new projects, as long as we have time and the project sounds interesting to us. Drop us a line and let’s talk about that.

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