How to Convert Spotify to MP3
Is there any possibility to download Spotify music and to convert them to MP3? Can I do that with any recording software or there is some kind of special Spotify ripper? --Jamison
Spotify, a streaming radio service, provides music lovers with an unprecedented medium to discover new music. For Spotify lovers, they probably have the same requirement as Jamison. They would like to convert Spotify to MP3 so that they can listen to them on car players or directly on their computer offline, even burn into CDs for collection.
Here, I strongly recommend a great audio recording tool — Streaming Audio Recorder. With this smart MP3 recording software, streaming audio can be recorded and converted to MP3 files with just a few simple clicks. To convert Spotify to MP3, you can follow this below tutorial here step by step.
1 Install and run the Spotify to MP3 converter
This app is available here by clicking the above link. After downloading, install and launch it. We will mainly talk about the windows version below.
2 Start to convert Spotify to MP3
After you enter into the main interface, what you need to do is to press the "Record" button on the upper-left corner. Then, find and play the Spotify song you want to record in your browser.
Once the Spotify song starts to play through your computer's sound card, this smart tool will instantly detect and record the audio. So in order to record it without other sound, make sure there is no audio file playing. When the Spotify music is over, you can click the "Record" button once again to stop the recording process.
Note: To convert Spotify music to MP3 in this way, you don't need to select MP3 as the output format. This app can convert Spotify music to MP3 automatically during recording. If you wonder where the MP3 file is stored on your computer, just right-click the recorded track in Library and then select the "Open in folder" option.
3 Transfer converted Spotify music to iTunes
If you want to transfer to Spotify to iTunes, you only need to select the songs and click the Add to iTunes button or right-click the songs and select Add to iTunes Library. Then you can find Spotify songs are displayed in the SAR playlist on iTunes.
Note: For Mac version, there is no Add to iTunes button. But you can press the Control key on your keyboard and click Spotify songs at the same time. In the pop-up menu, select Show in Folder to locate the Spotify songs. Then use iTunes to import the local files manually.
You can check a step-by-step video tutorial below:
Now, you can make full use of the MP3 files. Make personalized Spotify ringtone, burn onto CD or play the Spotify music in iTunes, even Apple devices etc.
Extra Tip: There is an extension for Chrome that enables you to convert Spotify to MP3 easily-- Deezify. It gives you the ability to download music from Spotify, Deezer, Xbox Music without limits and ads. Select Tools>Extensions from the drop-down menu on the far end of the address bar in Chrome. Then go to the Chrome Web Store and type in Deezify. When you find it, install it on your Chrome browser. Open Spotify in the browser and play your favorite music, then Deezify will help get you the MP3 file. Just have a try.