What does the status of my distribution mean?

In the online artist dashboard you can see the status of your release. Check here which status means what exactly.

Your release has been created, but not sent to review.

We have found an issue in your release, go to the Distributions page, fix the issue and send it again to review. 

In Review:
Our team is reviewing your release for any copyright issues or metadata mistakes, this process will take from 12 to 48 hours.

Your release has been approved by the team and sent off to stores to be published on the scheduled release date.

Your release is now available on stores.

We have found a copyright issue, invalid metadata or invalid artist name.