As one of the most popular digital media player, Roku is a tiny box that connects to your television and allows you to easily enjoy the newest and hottest movies, TV shows, musics from hundreds of media channels and network, including YouTube, Netflix, Hulu Plus, Amazon Music, Pandora, Spotify, etc. But unfortunately, Apple Music is not in the list. Just because Apple always makes everything so proprietary that it's impossible for people to enjoy their Apple Music tracks with more channels. For example, we can't stream Apple Music songs on Chromebook, Windows Phone. So what if you want to stream your Apple Music collections to Roku? Here this article provides you a solution for that.
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It is worth mentioning that even the Apple Music subscribers are not allowed to stream any Apple Music track with many devices because Apple Music are all encrypted by the DRM protection. So in order to stream Apple Music to Roku freely and easily, we need bypass the annoying DRM protection firstly.
NoteBurner Apple Music Converter could be the best choice to remove DRM from Apple Music songs and playlists and convert Apple Music files, audiobooks, or other downloaded music from iTunes or Apple Music to MP3, FLAC, AAC or WAV format, that supported by Roku. And it is capable of converting any Apple Music files, iTunes audio file at 20x faster speeds with keeping lossless audio quality.
The following is the detailed tutorial to guide you to stream Apple Music tracks to Roku. Please download NoteBurner Apple Music Converter first before getting started.
Download and install NoteBurner Apple Music Converter. After it, please launch the software.
Click the button "+" to add music, it will pop up a window, which will show you all of songs you have downloaded from iTunes. You can choose any song you want to convert.
After the successful adding, please click the button "Setting" to choose the output format as you need, in the pop-up window, you can set output path, output quality, and output format including WAV, AAC, MP3, and FLAC.
After completing the above steps, the final one is clicking the button "Convert". Just a few second, it will succeed.
Now you can stream Apple Music to Roku for listening via Roku Media Player channel. Roku Media Player is a channel available for download through the Roku Channel Store. And it allows you to listen to your music files using the Roku device’s USB port or by accessing a media server on your local network.
Please transfer the DRM-free Apple Music files to a USB drive and then connect the USB with Roku to play Apple Music on Roku without restriction.
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