How to play Apple Music without iTunes on Windows

I need to play my Apple Music playlists on different computers for my work, I can't authorize them because they are not my computer. Is there any way to play Apple Music songs without iTunes?

If you have the same confusion, you have come to the right place.

To play Apple Music without iTunes, you can download Apple Music songs to mp3 and transfer them to USB, then you can bring the music anywhere you want and play them on any computer without iTunes. You can play the Apple Music songs with VLC, Windows Media Player, etc.

Apple Music songs you downloaded to your computer can't be played with other music player except iTunes since they are DRM protected. Ondesoft iTunes Converter helps you remove Apple Music DRM and download Apple Music songs to mp3 format, then you can transfer the DRM-free songs to any device and play them with any music player app.

  • Option 1 Listen to Apple Music on the web
  • Option 2 Download Apple Music to MP3 and play with any music player

Listen to Apple Music on the web

Apple launched an Apple Music streaming player for the web, enabling subscriber access to content libraries and curated playlists without a dedicated app.

  1. Go to music.apple.com.
  2. Sign in with the Apple ID and password that you use with your Apple Music subscription.

After you sign in, you can:

Download Apple Music to MP3 and play with any music player

If you don't want to install iTunes and authorize this computer with your Apple Music ID, the best solution is to download Apple Music songs to MP3 and then play them with any music player, such as Windows Media Player, VLC, etc.

To download Apple Music songs/albums/playlists to MP3 format, all you need is a professional Apple Music Converter - Ondesoft Apple Music Converter. It works with both Mac and Windows operating systems and is designed to completely convert Apple music songs without quality loss. With this clever application, you can easily convert Apple music tracks from protected M4P format to regular M4A, MP3, AAC, FLAC, WAV and AIFF while preserving the original ID tags. We recommend you to download the free trial version below before you start converting Apple Music songs.

1. Download and Launch Apple Music Converter

Download, install and launch Ondesoft Apple Music Converter on your Mac or Windows.

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2. Sign in your Apple Music account

Click the Sign in button and enter your Apple ID.

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3. Change output format(optional)

The default output format is lossless M4A. Ondesoft Apple Music Converter also supports converting Apple Music to MP3, AAC, FLAC, WAV and AIFF. You can also customize output file name with any combination of title, artist, album, playlist index and track ID.

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4. Select music

Follow the on-screen instructions to choose the playlist or album you want to convert.

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Click Add songs.

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5. Start Conversion

By default, all songs in the playlist/album will be checked. If there are songs you don't want to convert, please uncheck the box. Then click Convert button to start downloading songs to the format you choose.

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After conversion, click below folder icon to quickly locate the downloaded songs.

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

Features of Ondesoft Apple Music Converter:

Built-in Apple Music web player
Ondesoft Apple Music Converter features built-in Apple Music web player. Once logged in your Apple Music account, you can easily browse and select any songs, albums and playlists you want to download.

Customize profile settings
Apple Music to MP3 converter allows you to customize Codec, Bitrate, Sample rate and Channels of the output file. Also you may save them as custom profile for future use.

Fast Conversion Speed
The conversion speed can be as fast as 16X and you are free to set it as you desired.

Search Function
The powerful search function enables you to quickly find Apple Music tracks you need according to name, artist and album.

Customize file name format
Output file name can contain Title, Artist, Album, TrackID and DiskID and you are free to customize it as you like.

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

Batch conversion
Batch conversion allows you to convert as many Apple Music tracks as you want at a time.

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Download Apple Music songs, albums, playlists to MP3, M4A, AAC, FLAC, WAV and AIFF.

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