Business accounts on TikTok are no longer permitted to use commercial music in their content.
This means that if you have received the error that your song is not available for commercial use on TikTok, you will want to check if you are using a business account. If applicable, switching back to a personal one will resolve the issue and sounds will become accessible for use.
Read on for instructions to change your TikTok account settings once you’ve logged in:
1. Go to your profile by clicking the “Profile” icon in the bottom right corner
2. Select “Settings and privacy” by clicking the three lines in the top right corner
3. Click “Manage account”
4. Switch to a personal account under “Account control”
You’re all set! For more tips on getting started on TikTok, see Ready For Your Viral Moment?: Your Guide to TikTok and Triller.