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Want to delete your eMusic account? AccountKiller provides easy instructions to delete your account on most websites. Or do you want to create an account on eMusic? Better first read if you can get rid of it, if you would ever want to!

How to delete your eMusic account

A deletion link: well, even two! But still blacklisted: yes. How in the world does that happen? If you don't fully subscribe (paid!), you seem unable to cancel your account anyway. Another thing pointing to the impossibility of truly deleting your data is a well-known sentence in the ToS which more or less states that everything you submit will be theirs. That never sounds good.

So, what to do, if you've submitted content such as reviews etc.? Perhaps try to delete/anonymise them manually. For account cancellation, try this link (so, only paying members): https://www.emusic.com/account/cancel.html and since it seems impossible to truly delete it, you may try http://www.emusic.com/support/your-feedback/ or a message to cancelme@emusic.com to request deletion. But if they will truly erase your traces? Mwah.

TIP anonymize your account

Because an account at eMusic cannot be deleted, we suggest to make your data useless.

Be logged in on the site, then go to Profile Settings (Or Options, etc.). In all fields with personal data (such as name, address, city), fill in AccountKiller, if possible. If you can only choose from several options, change the value. If possible, use a homepage/URL field or long text field (such as Description) and put this line in it: https://www.accountkiller.com/removal-requested. This may incite webmasters to add an account deletion option.

TIP good to know

Publicly visible text/images often aren't properly deleted even when you succeed in deleting an account. Try editing or deleting them manually before deleting the account itself. If you're unsure what happens to your tracks: this can be found mostly in the Terms of Service/Privacy Policy; otherwise you can always contact eMusic and ask personally. By the way, deletion requests don't necessarily mean your data will actually be deleted (e.g. due to legal obligations).

If you can't find any contact info and still wish to ask something, for example a question about what exactly is deleted, about data retention, etc., you may contact the domain owners using this info.

TIP Remove third-party logins

If you signed up for eMusic using a third-party login such as Facebook or Twitter, you probably want to revoke all access from eMusic. Click the icon below to find out how.

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