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How to Download Spotify Music as MP3?

It is well-known that Spotify adds DRM to all of its songs to prevent people from using without authorization. It provides customers with an option of free service, but there are many limits to restrict users, such as annoying Ads, only an option of shuffle play, no unlimited skip and so on. Those limits bring users with much inconvenience.

In order to enjoyably stream music, some people prefer to subscribe Spotify to become Spotify Platinum or Family users. However, DRM of Spotify music still restricts them from streaming Spotify music on all of their devices as they want. Is there any way to download Spotify music as MP3 format, and then people can enjoy them on MP3 player freely or any other devices as they want?


To download Spotify music as MP3, you need a professional Spotify music convert. NoteBurner Spotify Music Converter is born to help Mac users legally record Spotify songs and playlists. It can convert all your Spotify songs and playlists to plain MP3, AAC, FLAC, AIFF, WAV, or ALAC format with 100% original quality. In this way, you can break the restriction of DRM, and freely stream Spotify music on any of your devices offline.

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Tutorial on How to Download Spotify Music as MP3 Format

Following is a detailed tutorial showing you how to download Spotify music as MP3 format with the help of this Spotify Music Converter. Please download this useful tool on your Mac computer first before getting started.

Note: If you are a Windows user, please refer to How to Download Music from Spotify to Windows PC for detailed steps.

Step 1: Download and launch NoteBurner Spotify Music Converter

Please download and then install the latest version of NoteBurner Spotify Music Converter. To install this Mac software, Mac OS X 10.11 or later is needed. After installing, click to launch this powerful Spotify music converter. Then, please login your Spotify account.

Note: NoteBurner will not take any Spotify account information other than the music tracks, please feel relieved the use.

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Step 2: Set the Output Format as MP3

Click the setting button on the top-right interface to set output format, output quality, and output path. MP3, AAC, FLAC, AIFF, WAV, or ALAC is available to choose. Please choose "MP3" as output format.

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Step 3:Add Spotify Songs or Playlists

Close the setting window and back to Spotify. Open the playlist or album you want to download, and click the "+ Add" button that suspends on the bottom right.

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Step 4: Start Converting Spotify Songs

After the above setting, click the "Convert Now" button the start converting Spotify music to MP3. The whole process will proceed in the background in silence. After converting, the output folder will open automatically. Or you can click the "Converted" button on the left side to find the converted music.

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The free trial version of NoteBurner Spotify Music Converter enables you to convert 3 songs each time, and keep the first 3 minutes of each song. You can buy the full version to unlock the limitation.

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