Free Spotify Music Downloaders for Mac

It’s cool to have these music streaming services where we can access million of songs on computers, mobile phones and tablets. With Spotify, you even don’t need to spend a penny to access the million of songs. However, you can only stream the songs when there is internet connection, if you want to download Spotify songs for offline listening, you need to subscribe to Spotify Premium, which costs $10.99 per month. So you may wonder is there any free ways to download Spotify music? The answer is yes. Here we will introduce you 3 free Spotify music downloaders that can download Spotify songs, albums and playlists from any Spotify user account.

Related: Free Spotify downloader for Windows

The 3 free Spotify songs downloaders are spotifydown.com, Spotube and AllToMP3. iScream and Audacity free download Spotify songs by recording the music while it is playing in Spotify app or web player. AllToMP3 free downloads Spotify music by searching the songs titles from internet and download them there.

3 Free Spotify Music Downloaders


SpotifyDown(https://spotifydown.com) online tool designed to allow users to download songs, albums, and playlists from Spotify online. It is very simple to use. Copy and paste the URL of the song, album, or playlist you want to download to the search area of this online tool and it will take care of the rest. With Spotify Downloader, you can effortlessly save the songs to your computer or mobile device for offline playback.

How to use SpotifyDown?

  1. Open Spotify App or web player(https://open.spotify.com/).
  2. Find the song / album you'd like to download.
  3. Click on the "3 dots" button.
  4. Click "Share" and then "Copy Link" button.
  5. Visit https://spotifydown.com.
  6. Paste copied link to the search field and press "Download"
  7. Wait for the processing to finish and click "Download" button

Pros : free
Can detect Spotify album and playlist link, but you need to download songs one by one.
Cons : spotifydown.com is added to the filename.
Too many ads.

Spotify Music Downloader


Spotube is an open source client for Spotify and YouTube. Available on Window, Mac and Android, you can use it to stream and download songs in m4a format. It uses Spotify to grab additional data such as lyrics, playlist information, and more and search for alternative track source across Youtube Music and Youtube. Spotube uses Youtube's public API to find the matching track, then play and download. This is not downloading directly from Spotify. However, although the songs are downloaded in M4A format, they can't be played with Music, whic is weird.

Note that if you download too many songs,your IP can get blocked on YouTube, which means you can't use YouTube (even if you're logged in) for at least 2-3 months from that IP device.


Pros : free
Download Spotify to M4A on Mac.
Cons : can't obtain ID 3 tags.
Downloaded songs can't be played with Music app.


AllToMP3 is a desktop application to download and convert YouTube, SoundCloud, Spotify and Deezer in 256 kb/s MP3, with ID3 tags: cover, title, artist. Compared to the above two software, it is more user-friendly and effortless. Just copy&paste the link of the song, album or playlist to the top area, click Enter on your keyboard and the downloading begins. After downlading, flind the mp3 songs in the output folder.

all to mp3

Pros : free
Keep ID3 tags.
Cons : Download only the first 100 songs in a playlist.
Downloads songs from the internet with titles from Spotify.
May download wrong songs.

Professional Spotify music downloader

The above 2 free Spotify downloader are not downloading directly from Spotify. They grab spotify music from a different source and download them with Spotify ID3 tags. If you want a real downloaders out there, Ondesoft Spotify Converter is suggested here. Ondesoft Spotify Music Recorder is not free, but worth the money.

Ondesoft Spotify Music Recorder download all songs, albums and playlists you want at a time. Just drag&drop them to the interface and click 'Convert'. Leave it alone and check back when the downloading finishes. Ondesoft Spotify Music Recorder supports downloading Spotify music in 320kbps in 4 formats: MP3, M4A, WAV and FLAC. All songs ID3 tags will be preserved. You can also set quality for the downloaded songs.

How to Download Spotify music with Ondesoft Spotify Music Converter? Here is a step-by-step tutorial.

Step 1. Download, install and run Ondesoft Spotify Music Downloader on your Mac. Drag&drop songs, albums or playlists you want to convert from Spotify to the interface.

spotify converter

Step 2. Choose output format, set bitrate and samplerate if you like.

spotify song format

Step 3. Click Convert to start downloading Spotify music to the format you choose.

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Ondesoft Spotify Music Converter is also available in Windows version. Check Spotify music downloader for Windows .