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 be a link to For example: “Music by hooksounds” or “Royalty Free Music: HookSounds“.

What Payment methods can I use?

Credit Card, Debit Card and PayPal.

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.