Simple ways to listen to Spotify offline without premium

Spotify is the biggest music-streaming service in the world right now, with 140 million active users. You don’t need to subscribe to Premium to listen to Spotify streaming music, but only paying subscribers can download songs, albums or playlists for offline listening. Spotify free subscribers can only listen to the songs whenever there is Internet connection.

How to download Spotify playlists on Mac/PC with Premium?

Switch on Download on a playlist you want to listen to offline. When it's finished downloading, the Downloaded symbol appears to the right of the playlist name. Now, whenever you're not connected to the internet, or when your app is in offline mode, you can still listen to this playlist.

How to download Spotify albums on Mac/PC with Premium?

To make an album available to listen to offline you must convert it to a playlist. If you search for an album then press the menu button you'll see "Add to Playlist". Select this. Now you should see that album in your playlist view which if you select you'll then be able to toggle the 'Download' button.

How to listen to Spotify offline with premium?

Switch on Download on an album, playlist, or podcast you want to listen to offline. You can also switch it on for all Songs in Your Library.

How to listen to Spotify offline without premium?

The offline playback feature is not available to Spotify Free subscribers. However, you can use third-party software to save Spotify songs, playlists, albums for offline listening with Free subscription. Ondesoft Spotify Music Converter is known as a Spotify music downloader which allows you to save streaming Spotify song as MP3, M4A, WAV, FLAC to listen to them offline, whether you are a Spotify free or premium subscriber.

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Tutorial: How to listen to Spotify Music offline with Spotify Free Subscription? Follow the steps below to download Spotify songs with Ondesoft Spotify Music Converter.

Please make sure you have installed Spotify app on your computer.

1. Run Ondesoft Spotify Converter

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

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2. Drag&drop Spotify songs, albums or playlists

Go to Spotify to find any songs or playlists you want to convert, you can drag&drop them to the Spotify Converter directly. Or you can copy&paste the link of the song/playlist from Spotify web player. Then Click the Add button to import all songs.

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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.

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4. Click Convert button

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

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After the downloading process, click below folder icon to quickly locate the DRM-free Spotify songs. You can then listen to the DRM-free Spotify songs offline for free anywhere you want.

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Spotify Converter

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