Create Your Own Custom Sound on TikTok: The Step-by-Step Guide

You wish to add your own sound to TikTok? The platform not only allows users to use existing soundsbut also create and share their own audio clips.


An ultra-simple creation process

So here's how you can create your own custom audio on TikTok in just a few steps:

Step 1 Start the process by pressing the create button at the bottom of the screen to start a new video.

Step 2 Register your video with the sound you want. This sound will become your personalised audio. Be creative: sing a cover of your favourite song, play a musical instrument or perform an imitation.

Step 3 Use the editing options available on the bottom right-hand panels of the screen to fine-tune your audio. You can apply voice effects, add voice-overs or adjust the playback speed to enhance your sound clip.

Step 4 Once you are satisfied with your creation, press the tick to validate and publish your video.

Step 5 Locate your video on your profile and select it to watch. Notice that the video now plays your original sound at the bottom.

Step 6 If you want to use your original sound in another video, press the disc icon in the bottom right-hand corner of the screen.

Step 7 Select "Use this sound" at the bottom of the screen to incorporate your original audio into your new video.

Step 8 Create your video using the original TikTok audio you've just created. The title of your custom audio will be displayed at the top of the screen.

Step 9 You're now ready to use & share your original audio on TikTok. Get ready to make some noise!