Song Editors

Creating song txt-files by yourself is easier than ever. Start with Karedi, YASS reloaded or UltraStar Creator now! In future there will be even AI features with UltraSinger.
These are the most modern and updated song editors. Work smart not hard!
Don't miss that some Games have an built-in Song Editor. There is an editor in UltraStar Play and UltraStar Deluxe. Only Vocaluxe and Performous don't have an ingame editor. Performous team provides the external "Composer".

Making songs in 2020s

A lot has changed in 15 years UltraStar History when it comes to editors. Features like drag 'n drop notes, spread syllables and automatic error detection are improving your workflow!
Here are exhaustive step by step tutorials some even with detailed infos about copyright questions. Dig it and become a pro!

Video Tutorials

Text Tutorials

Song File Standard

All the stand alone Song editors are made by separate developers on their own not by the developers of games. So there might be little inconsistencies eventually. We will harmonize editors and tools with a common song format specification. If you're interested check it out.
UltraStar Deluxe Format Project