How to Download Music from Spotify for Premium & Free [2020]

"I've used Spotify to listen to music for a while. Recently, I found my downloaded is not able to access offline. What's going on? How can I download music from Spotify?"

Spotify offers a 1-month free trial for new users. During the trial, new users can enjoy all the premium services. After the expiry, you need to upgrade to premium if you want to download Spotify music. Spotify premium users can download music from Spotify for offline playback, but the downloaded tracks from Spotify are only playable on its application or app. Therefore, to play Spotify music on other music players, you'll need a solution to help you.

This tutorial is going to teach you not only how to download music from Spotify on desktop and mobile device but also how to download Spotify music without premium.

Download Spotify Music for Premium and Free

CONTENT Part 1. How to Download Spotify Songs on Mobile Phone Part 2. How to Download Spotify Songs on Desktop [Recommended] How Can You Download Spotify Music without Premium

Part 1. How to Download Spotify Songs on Mobile Phone

On Spotify app, song, playlist, album, and podcast are able to be downloaded. Before downloading your favorite Spotify music, please remember to subscribe to the premium.

Step 1. Launch Spotify App on your mobile phone or tablet. Go to the song, playlist, album or podcast you want to download.
Step 2. Tap on the download icon or download slider to start downloading a playlist from Spotify. When the green arrow shows up, your download is finished.
Step 3. (Optional) Go the Home tab and tap the setting icon, choose "Playback". Then, turn on "Offline" option. After that, you can directly enjoy the songs, podcasts you've downloaded offline.

Download Spotify Songs on Mobile

Part 2. How to Download Spotify Songs on Desktop

Spotify desktop application has limits on downloading songs compared with the Spotify app. You can only download the content in Like Songs and playlist you created. If you want to download albums, podcasts, or individual track, that will be not workable.

Step 1. Download Spotify Application on Your Computer
Although you can directly access Spotify music on its Web player, music download service is only available on the application. Besides, you have a good internet connection.

Step 2. Turn On the "Download" slider.
Go to "Like Songs" or a playlist on the sidebar. On the interface, turn on the "Download" slider on the upper right side. Then, Spotify will start downloading the playlist you want. When a green arrow is shown up, that's means the download is finished successfully.

Download Spotify Songs on Desktop

Step 3. Switch the Application to Offline Mode (Optional)
Spotify offers an offline mode, allowing you to keep on enjoy downloaded Spotify music when you are under a weak internet connection.
For Windows users: Click three-dot menu button to choose "File" at the top left corner of the interface. Then enable "Offline Mode."
For Mac users: Directly click "Spotify" in the Apple menu, then click "Offline Mode".

[Recommended] How Can You Download Spotify Music without Premium

What if you only have a free account, is it any way to download Spotify music without Premium?
Yes. You can use a Spotify Music Converter to help you.

Why you need a Spotify Audio Converter? Maybe you've subscribed to Apple Music or Amazon Music, and you don't want to subscribe to one more music streaming platform just because of an album or a few songs.

To help you fix this situation, SpotiKeep Converter is created.

What is SpotiKeep Converter?

SpotiKeep Converter specializes in downloading and converting Spotify music to plain format (MP3, M4A, FLAC, WAV) for Windows and Mac computers. This program features with Spotify Music Downloader and Spotify Audio Converter. With it, you are sure to download and convert the Spotify songs you want to download at one stop.

SpotiKeep Converter

Moreover, there is no limitations on SpotiKeep Converter. It allows you to download any song, playlist, album, podcast from Spotify even if you don't have the premium. As long as your computer has enough space, you can download Spotify music as much as you want.
Next, let's learn how to download Spotify music without premium.

How to Download Spotify Music without Premium by Using SpotiKeep?

Step 1. Download and Install SpotiKeep Spotify Music Converter
SpotiKeep Converter performs well on Windows/Mac computers. First, download and install SpotiKeep Spotify Music Converter to your computer.

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Step 2. Copy the Link of Spotify Song, Playlist, Album, Podcast
SpotiKeep Spotify Audio Converter is able to download Spotify Song, Playlist, Album, Podcast. Directly copy the link of your favorite song on Spotify player.

Step 3. Paste the Link to Spotify Audio Converter
Back to SpotiKeep Converter. When you launch the program, you'll see a blank bar on the interface. Paste the track link to it and click "Add File".

Add Spotify Music

Step 4. Select the Output Format
By default, SpotKeep preset MP3 as the output format for the downloading Spotify songs. If you need another audio format, click "Convert all files to" to select a preferred audio format.
Besides, advanced settings are supported. Click the hamburger icon to open Preferences. SpotiKeep Converter enables users to adjust the output Sample Rate and Bitrate.

Step 5. Download Spotify Music Without Premium
Before downloading Spotify music, you can click "Open Folder" on the main interface to determine the saving path. After that, click "Convert All" to start download Spotify songs without premium. Then, you can check the downloaded Spotfiy music in the "Finished" tab.

Convert Spotify Songs without Premium

Now, it's your time to put it into practice. Spotify offers premium to let users download music on desktop and mobile device, but the restriction of its download service is annoying as well. If you want to download Spotify music without premium, try SpotiKeep Converter.

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