How to make a Spotify song as your ringtone[2024 Guide]

For many people, a ringtone is an expression of their inner self. More and more people want to create their own custom ringtone. If you do not want to pay for ringtones, you need to find a free music resource. Then you will find Spotify is a good choice. Although you are a free user, you can also access tons of songs in Spotify. You can easily collect lots of your favorite Spotify songs, but can you make them as your own ringtones?

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If you want to create a ringtone from Spotify, you first step will be downloading the song from Spotify and getting the Spotify song onto your phone. However, free users can not download Spotify music. Even though the Premium subscribers can download Spotify songs for offline listening, the downloaded Spotify songs are encrypted by DRM. We all know that the DRM protected Spotify songs can not be edited or transferred. Fortunately, you can record Spotify songs to MP3 or search and download Spotify songs from YouTube. Of course, the best method is to download Spotify to MP3 directly with Ondesoft Spotify Converter. Keep reading.


Option 1. Record Spotify Music to MP3

Yoy can search for a reputable audio recording app on your phone's app store. Some popular options include Easy Voice Recorder (for Android) and Voice Memos (for iOS).

  1. Run the Voice Recorder app on your iPhone or Android.
  2. Open Spotify and play the song you want to set as ringtone.
  3. Start the recording when it play the portion you want.
  4. Stop the recording and save the recorded file to your phone.
  5. Go to Settings - go to Settings - Sounds - Ringtone and choose the recorded ringtone.

Option 2. Download Spotify songs from YouTube

There are many free online YouTube to MP3 downloader tools and third-party apps that allows you to convert YouTube videos to MP3. Some popular options include Y2Mate, tuberipper.cc, and YTMP3, and onlinevideoconverter. You can nearly find any song on YouTube. So search for the Spotify songs you want to use as ringtone on YouTube and download it to mp3 with these YouTube to MP3 converter tools.

  1. Open YouTube.com and search for the song you would like to download.
  2. When you find the video, click on it copy the video URL from your browser address bar.
  3. Open YouTube to MP3 Converter tool and paste the video URL in our converter. After that you will be able to choose the download format. You can choose MP3.
  4. Then, simply click on the „Convert” button. The conversion will be initiated, and may take a few minutes.
  5. As soon as the conversion of the video is completed you will see a Download button. Just click on it, and the download shall start.
  6. Now the song is downloaded to your phone and you can use it as custom ringtone.

Option 3. Download Spotify Music to MP3 with Ondesoft Spotify Music Ripper

Spotify recorders and YouTube to MP3 converters are easy to use to convert Spotify to MP3, however, you can only convert and download one song each time. Besides, the music quality is not guaranteed. Is it possible to download MP3 songs directly from Spotify? Yes, all you need is Ondesoft Spotify Converter.

Ondesoft Spotify Converter not only allows you to download Spotify songs with free account and strip DRM from downloaded songs, but also convert Spotify songs to your phone supported ringtone formats, like MP3, M4A, WAV and FLAV. This smart tool will keep all ID tags, metadata information and 100% original Spotify music quality to the output DRM-free songs. The following simple four-step process will help you turn any Spotify songs into ringtone that will be all your own.

1. Run Ondesoft Spotify Music Ripper

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

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2. Add Spotify songs, albums or playlists to Ondesoft Spotify Converter

Drag&drop tracks, playlists or albums from Spotify app to the interface directly. Or click "Add Files", copy&paste the link of the song, album or playlist to the bottom area and then click + icon. All songs in the playlist or albums will be checked by default. You are free to uncheck the tracks you don't want to convert.

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3. Choose output format (optional)

Now, click on the Settings cogwheel from the top-right corner to select the output format. On Auto mode, it will save the file in M4A format. For MP3 and AAC, you can also set the output quality, depending on the song. You may also change the output folder, the title, and the organizing criteria.

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4. Start converting

If you want to create ringtone, you don't need to change the output format, just skip to this step. Click the Convert button to start converting Spotify music to MP3.

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After conversion, click the History button to quickly locate the DRM-free Spotify songs, albums or playlists in MP3 format. Then you can transfer the converted Spotify songs to your phone as ringtones.

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5. Trim the downloaded mp3 Spotify music to make ringtone

  1. Open https://ringtonemaker.com and upload the mp3 music.
  2. Place markers to set the range and clip duration.
  3. Click "Play" to listen to your audio clip.
  4. Choose the ringtone format. M4R for iPhone, MP3 for Android phones.
  5. Click "Make Ringtone" to convert the song into ringtone.

Some Android phones has built-in trim feature when you choose custom ringtones, such as Huawei, so you don’t need to trim the songs before hand.

6. Move custom ringtones to your iOS device

On Windows and macOS 10.14 and earlier

  1. Connect your device to your computer.
  2. Open iTunes. Make sure that you have the latest version .
  3. On your computer, find the ringtone or tone that you want to add to your device. If the ringtone or tone previously appeared in your iTunes library, you can find it in the Tones or Ringtones folders of your iTunes media folder . If you created a ringtone in GarageBand on Mac and then shared it to iTunes, it might be in an Import folder.
  4. Select the tone that you want to add to your device and copy it. (You can use a keyboard shortcut .)
  5. Return to iTunes and go to the Library tab of Music.
  6. Click your device in the left sidebar, then click Tones.
  7. Paste your tone. (You can use a keyboard shortcut .)

Spotify iphone ringtone

copy ringtone to iPhone

On macOS Catalina (version 10.15) and later

  1. Connect your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch to your computer.
  2. Open the Finder.
  3. Drag and drop the ringtone to your device.

copy ringtone to iPhone

Now go to Settings - Sound&Haptics - Ringtone and you will see the new ringtone audio, then choose it.

copy ringtone to iPhone

7. Move custom ringtones to your Android phone

1. Connect your Android phone to computer via USB cable and transfer the downloaded ringtones.

2. Open the Settings app on your Android mobile device. Tap “Sounds and vibration.” Depending on your device, this might be under "Sound," "Notifications," or "Ringtone."

3. Tap on Phone ringtone - Music on device and select a song.

4. Tap the scissors icon to trim the song and get the correct portion of the song you want as your ringtone.

Spotify Android Ringtone

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