How to listen to Spotify on iPod?

Can I use Spotify music on iPod?

Spotify is a popular streaming music service. Spotify app is available on iPod Touch 5 generation and above with iOS 9 and later, so if you have such an iPod touch, just install Spotify app and enjoy the over 30-million music catalog. If you have iPod classic, nano, iPod shuffle or iPod touch 4 and earlier, you can install Spotify on them.

Can I transfer Spotify songs to iPod classic/nano/shuffle/touch 4 and earlier?

Even though you are Spotify Premium subscriber, you cannot transfer the downloaded songs directly since they are DRM protected and can only play with Spotify app. To play Spotify on iPod classic/nano/shuffle/touch 4 and earlier, you need to convert Spotify to MP3 first. Therefore you will need a Spotify to MP3 converter - Ondesoft Spotify Music Converter .

Ondesoft Spotify Music Converter allows you to easily record Spotify streaming music and convert Spotify to MP3 , M4A, WAV, FLAC with 100% original quality and ID3 tags. Whether you are Free or Premium subscriber, you can use it to get DRM-free Spotify songs to enjoy on any iPod device. Just drag&drop songs, albums or playlists from Spotify to the Spotify Music Converter interface and click convert, sit back and soon you will get the DRM-free Spotify songs that you can enjoy anywhere you want.

Follow the detailed tutorial below to learn how to record and convert Spotify music to MP3 to play on iPod. Please make sure you have installed Spotify app on your computer.

Step 1: Import songs or playlist from Spotify to Ondesoft Spotify Converter

Download, install and run Ondesoft Spotify Converter on your Mac. Drag songs, playlists or albums from Spotify app to the interface directly.

spotify to mp3 converter

If you are using Spotify web player, click Add Files button and copy&paste songs or playlist link to the bottom area.

drag&drop spotify songs

Step 2 : Choose output formats

Click the Options button to choose output format. In Advanced setting, you can choose output format (MP3, M4A, WAV or FLAC), output quality and sample rate. In the output settings, you could change the output folder as you prefer.

spotify to mp3

Step 3: Start downloading and converting Spotify music

When finish the above settings, click the Convert button to start the conversion.

convert Spotify music

After the conversion, click below folder icon to quickly locate the DRM-free Spotify songs.

add Spotify music to MP3 player

Step 4: Sync the DRM-free Spotify songs to iPod

Now you can add the Spotify MP3 music to iTunes and then sync them to your iPod. Follow the steps below:
Step 1. Open iTunes and add MP3 files via "File" > "Add to Library".
Step 2. Connect your iPod to computer with USB cable. Then click "Music" > "Sync Music" > "Selected playlists, artists, albums, and genres".
Step 3. In "Playlists" section, choose "Recently added" which includes the Spotify songs you added to iTunes library before.
Step 4. Click "Apply" button and iTunes will sync the Spotify DRM-free MP3 songs to your iPod.

sync Spotify mp3 music ipod

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