How to play Apple Music on MP3 Players?

I have subscribed to Apple Music and download many songs for offline listening. I want to transfer them to my MP3 player for listening during a commute, workout or leisure time but I can’t. Is there any way I can play Apple Music songs on my MP3 player?

Do you still meet this problem? On your iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, you can access Apple Music’s 75 million songs easily. However, on MP3 players you can’t, even on some Apple’s devices: iPod shuffle, iPod nano, iPad first generation and iPod touch 4th generation. Even you have download Apple Music songs you can’t transfer them to MP3 players since they are in DRM protected M4P format.

It is not easy to play Apple Music on an MP3 player as the protection of Apple Music songs keeps you from listening to the songs out of the Apple Music app. But there is still a way to let you convert Apple Music to MP3 for listening to Apple Music on an MP3 player.

Well, the good news is that with Ondesoft Apple Music converter software, you can easily convert Apple Music songs to MP3 on Mac / PC and then transfer them to any MP3 music player you use.

Ondesoft iTunes Converter is such an Apple Music to MP3 converter which allows you to easily convert Apple Music songs to MP3 on Mac/Windows . It features iTunes-like interface and loads all your iTunes media automatically. You just need to add Apple Music songs, albums or playlists to iTunes library or playlists without downloading them .
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Apple Music Converter Introduction

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  • Download Apple Music songs to MP3, M4A, etc.
  • 100% original quality and ID3 tags.
  • 16x conversion speed
  • Convert iTunes music/audiobooks and Audible audiobooks
  • Output format: MP3, M4A, AC3, AAC, AIFF, AU, FLAC, M4R, MKA, WAV

Steps to convert Apple Music M4P songs to MP3

This tutorial will show you how to convert Apple Music songs to MP3 on Mac . If you have a Windows PC, check how to convert Apple Music to MP3 on Windows .

Step 1 Download and install Ondesoft iTunes converter on your Mac or Windows.

Ondesoft iTunes Converter is available on both Mac and Windows. Install the right version.

Step 2 Add Apple Music songs, playlists or albums to your Library.

Ondesoft iTunes Converter loads your iTunes content automatically so you don't need to add songs manually. All you need to do is add Apple Music songs, playlists or albums to your library first.

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Step 3 Run Ondesoft iTunes Converter and you will see the same classifications on the left side of the interface.

Click each of them, all songs will be displayed on the right side. Select all Apple Music songs you want to convert to MP3. Choose MP3 as output format. This Apple Music to MP3 converter also allows you to convert M4P Apple Music tracks to M4A, AC3, AAC, AIFF, AU, FLAC, M4R and MKA.

Apple Music to mp3 converter

For each output format, Apple Music to MP3 converter provides pre-designed profile settings: High, Normal and Low with different Bitrate, SampleRate and channels. You can also customize the value as you like.

Metadata information such as song name, Artist name, Album, Album artist, Genre and Artwork will be saved to the output MP3 and M4A files.

Output file name can contain Title, Artist, Album, TrackID and DiskID. Click Options on the menu bar to open Preferences and customize output file name format if you like.

file name format

Step 4 Click Start Convert to convert selected Apple Music tracks to MP3

During conversion, iTunes plays the Apple Music tracks in the background (muted), so you'd better not using iTunes before the conversion is finished.

Please make sure your Mac is connected to Internet so iTunes can play the Apple Music songs uninterruptedly.

convert Apple Music to MP3

After conversion, locate the DRM-free Apple Music MP3 songs and transfer them to any MP3 player you use, such as iPod nano, iPod shuffle, Sony Walkman, Sandisk, etc.

Besides, you can also play the DRM-free Apple Music songs on any device you like, such as USB drive, iPhone 4, etc.

If you want to convert Spotify music to MP3, try Ondesoft Spotify Music converter.

Apple Music Converter

Apple Music Converter
Convert Apple Music, iTunes music, audiobooks, Audible audiobooks to MP3, M4A, etc.

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