As a general rule, you can only distribute tracks through Ledo if you own or hold the exclusive rights into the sound recording and have obtained permission from the rights holders who own and/or control the rights into the underlying musical composition(s) to distribute your tracks through Ledo.
This means that you are solely responsible for obtaining all licenses required to distribute a cover track through Ledo. If you are unsure whether you own,hold and/or have obtained all the required rights, please do not distribute your cover track.
You can distribute a cover track through Ledo, but there are some specific requirements you need to fulfil to distribute your cover track as a download or as streams in some markets. You need to fulfil the following requirements:
Your cover track cannot be a sound-alike
You need own or exclusively hold all the rights into the sound recording
You must include the names of the original songwriters in the 'composer field' in the track's metadata
You are not allowed to mention the original artist in the track title, product name, on the cover art or as part of the artist name.
You will need to obtain an additional cover song license for being able to sell downloads (not streams) of your cover track in the US, Canada and Mexico, as well as for being able to stream and sell downloads in India and Pakistan. It will be your responsibility to obtain such a cover song license. You can purchase a cover song license for the territories mentioned via for example EasySongLicensing
If your cover track features a public domain song, you may distribute it without having to obtain a cover song license.