How to download music from Spotify?

Spotify is a popular music streaming service which offers over 30 million songs. It also allows premium users to download any playlists for offline listening. Premium users can download up to 10,000 songs on each of up to 5 different devices. It’s very easy to download music with Spotify premium; all you need to do is switch on the ‘Download’ toggle. Spotify will download the songs in the background. After downloading, you can enjoy the songs without internet connection.

How to download Spotify music with Spotify free? Spotify free users can't download songs with the app. Luickly, there are several third-party tools that allow you to download Spotify music without premium subscription. So this article contains 2 parts:

1. Download Spotify music with Spotify Premium Subscription
2. Download Spotify Music without Spotify Premium Subscription

1. Download Spotify music with Spotify Premium Subscription

If you are a Spotify Premium subscriber, it will be very easy to download Spotify songs for offline listening. Downloaded songs are DRM protected and can only be played with Spotify app. You can download Spotify music on 5 devices.

Note: An internet connection is initially required for downloading. A WiFi connection is recommended.

1. Switch Download on .

A green arrow  means the download was successful.

2. Now, whenever you're not connected to the internet, or when your app is in offline mode, you can still listen to this playlist.

2. Download Spotify music without Spotify Premium Subscription

If you are a Spotify free user but want to download songs from Spotify or Spotify premium user but want to download Spotify music to mp3 format, you should use this third-party Spotify music downloader - Ondesoft Spotify Music Downloader . Ondesoft Spotify Music Downloader allows you to download Spotify music as MP3 no matter you are a free or premium subscriber. You can transfer the MP3 Spotify songs anywhere you like after downloading.

Tutorial: How to download Spotify Music as MP3 with Ondesoft Spotify Music Downloader?

1. Run Ondesoft Spotify Music Downloader

Download, install and run Ondesoft Spotify Downloader on your Mac/Windows.

spotify converter

2. Select Spotify songs, albums or playlists

Drag&drop the songs, albums or playlists from Spotify app to the interface. Ondesoft Spotify Downloader will automatically load all songs contained in the album or playlist, you can add as many songs, albums, playlists as you want. If you are using Spotify web player, copy&paste the link of the song, album or playlist you want to remove DRM from to the bottom area.

drag&drop spotify songs

3. Choose output format

The default output format is MP3. Ondesoft Spotify Downloader also supports M4A, WAV, FLAC. Click Option button to change output format or output folder if you need. You can also change bitrate, samplerate according to your needs. Ondesoft Spotify Downloader will keep the Artwork, Title, Artist and Album of each song to the output file.

spotify song format

4. Click Convert button

Click Convert button to start downloading Spotify music to MP3, M4A, WAV or FLAC.

remove Spotify DRM

After the downloading process, click below folder icon to quickly locate the DRM-free Spotify songs. You can then transfer and play them anywhere.

Spotify DRM free

Spotify Converter

Spotify Converter
Download Spotify music to MP3, M4A, etc. with either free or premium account.