Since your account is commercial, you received the error This sound is not licensed for commercial use.
Businesses and Organizations will no longer be able to use popular songs on TikTok after the beginning of May 2020.
In other words, if you have a business account, you will no longer be able to use popular songs in your videos.
TikTok announced the launch of the Business Music Library in early May 2020.
As a result of the change, businesses account could no longer use mainstream music or songs on TikTok.
From then on, companies can only use royalty-free music from the Commercial Music Library in their content.
Popular songs are used on TikTok to help users get more likes from their videos.
That said, the change will have a negative impact on businesses and organizations.
This is because companies will now have to come up with even more creative ideas to keep up with the latest trends.
As a result, the engagement rate will naturally decrease as TikTok puts more weight on popular songs.
However, this modification in their rules does not affect regular TikTok users or TikTok stars.
Fix THIS SOUND IS NOT LICENSED FOR COMMERCIAL USE on TikTok
For now, the only way to correct This sound is not licensed for commercial use error on TikTok, is to switch back to a personal account.
As mentioned earlier, if you use a commercial account, you will no longer be able to use mainstream music on TikTok. To use traditional music again, go to your account settings and switch to a personal account.
You can change your account to a personal account in your settings.
Follow the procedure mentioned below:
1. Launch the TikTok application.
2. Next, Tap Profile in the bottom menu bar, then click “…” on the top fight of the Profile page.
3. Within the Settings and Privacy page, select Manage Account.
4. Select Switch to Personal Account and then tap on the Switch anyway option.
Once you return to a personal account. you should be able to use the sound without THIS SOUND IS NOT LICENSED FOR COMMERCIAL USE error.
However, you will lose access to your reviews and the link to your site in your bio.