Summary
Can you Chromecast Apple Music? How to connect your Google streaming device with Apple’s music library? This article will walk you several ways to cast Apple Music to Chromecast-enabled smart TV or speaker via Chromecast from Android & iOS devices, Windows & Mac, Chromebook and even any device!

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Q: Apple Music from iPhone to Chromecast
“I appreciate from an official Apple Support page that it is possible to stream music from Apple Music to a Chromecast from an Android device. Can you please confirm if this same functionality is available for Apple users? (Personally I own an iPhone and an iPad, but no Android devices). Thank you” – from Apple Music Community

In the Apple Music Community, there are lots of Apple users asked help to use Apple Music with Chromecast. Can you stream Apple Music on Chromecast? The answer is positive. You can now easily play Apple Music on Chromecast using iOS, Android, Windows, Mac, and Chrome OS. But sometimes, you may still find Apple Music Chromecast not working as well as expected. Don’t worry. In this complete guide, we will introduce several ways for you to cast Apple Music to Chromecast on all devices, including Android phone and tablet, iPhone, iPad, Windows & Mac, Chromebook, etc. Moreover, you can fix that Apple Music won’t cast to Chromecast with the effective ways we provide.

Part 1. What Is a Chromecast and How Does It Work?

Chromecast is a streaming device that wirelessly connects your smartphone, tablet, or computer with an HD monitor, instead of a dedicated remote. Chromecast enables you to stream both audio and video to your television from a smartphone or computer up to 4K resolution. You can stream content from your phone or computer onto the big screen for a better experience.

How to Set Up and Use a Google Chromecast Device?

Step 1. Plug your Chromecast into your TV and make sure all cables are properly connected.

Step 2. Make sure the Chromecast and the mobile device are working at the same WiFi network.

Step 3. Download the Google Home app on your mobile device.

Step 4. Open the Google Home app, on the home screen, tap ‘Add’ > ‘Set up device’ > ‘Set up new devices’.

set up Google Chromecast

Step 5. Follow the prompts to connect a Google Chromecast to your WiFi network.

How to Stream Music Through Chromecast?

Currently, many streaming media platforms have Cast compatibility, including YouTube, Netflix, Spotify, Apple Music, Facebook, and much more. You can use Chromecast with streaming music and enjoy unlimited songs from your library in a bigger screen.

Step 1. Open the any music app on your smartphone or tablet and start playing music.

Step 2. Tap the ‘Cast’ icon near the top right corner of the app.

Step 3. Choose your Chromecast device’s name from the list.

Part 2. Cast Apple Music from Android to Chromecast

The easiest way to play Apple Music on a Chromecast is to using an Android device.The built-in Cast support on Android Apple Music app is convenient. Just open Apple Music on Andriod phone or tablet, and tap the Cast icon and the name of your Chromecast device. Follow the detailed steps to cast Apple Music to Google Chromecast from an Android device.

Step 1. Open the Apple Music app on your Android phone or tablet and begin playing a song.

Step 2. Make sure your Android phone or tablet and Chromecast or Chromecast-enabled TV are connected to the same WiFi network.

Step 3. From Android Apple Music app, tap the ‘Cast’ icon at the top-right corner of the screen.

Step 4. Select the name of your TV.

cast Apple Music from Android

Step 5. The Cast icon will then turn red, and the Apple Music song will be playing on your TV.

Step 6. By the way, you can also stop casting to your TV with Chromecast, just hit on the ‘Cast’ icon > ‘Stop Casting’.

Stop casting Apple Music from Android

Part 3. Cast Apple Music from iPhone/iPad to Chromecast

Because the iOS Apple Music app does’t support casting feature yet. To play Apple Music on Chromecast device from iPhone, you need to download a third-party app. There are many free Screen Mirroring tools for iPhone and iPad on the market, such as ApowerMirror, Screen Mirroring App, TeamViewer, LetsView, AnyDesk, etc. Now figure out it.

Step 1. Connect your iPhone/iPad and Chromecast to the same WiFi connection.

Step 2. Open Apple Music app on your iPhone, download the Apple Music songs you want to play on your TV.

Step 3. Go to App Store, download and install a free Screen Mirroring app on your iPhone.

Step 4. After installation, open the Screen Mirroring app and choose your Chromecast device on the home screen.

Step 5. After connecting with your device, play any song on iOS Apple Music app, and tap the Cast icon in the top-right corner.

cast Apple Music to TV from iPhone

Step 6. The iPhone screen will mirror on the TV immediately, and you can cast Apple Music from iPhone to Chromecast.

Part 4. Chromecast Apple Music on Windows, Mac, Chromebook

Besides Android devices, you can also stream Apple Music to a TV via Chromecast on Windows, Mac, and Chrome OS. Go to the Apple Music web player using the Google Chrome on a computer or tablet running Chrome OS, macOS, or Windows, then you could play Apple Music on Chromecast-enabled smart TV or speaker. Read on the following steps:

Step 1. First, Connect your Windows or Mac or Chromebook to the same network as the Chromecast.

Step 2. Open the Google Chrome browser and head to music.apple.com. Login to your Apple Music account.

Step 3. Tap the ellipsis icon in the upper-right corner of the screen to open its menu. Select the Cast option.

cast Apple Music on web

Step 4. The browser will begin to search for available devices. Select your Chromecast device.

Step 5. Select any Apple Music track, and it will play on your TV automatically.

cast Apple Music from pc

Tips: To cancel the Chromecast mirroring, please repeat the above steps and select ‘Stop casting’.

Part 5. Play Apple Music on Chromecast on All Devices (100% Work, Recommend)

You can use a Chromecast-enabled device to listen to Apple Music as long as you have an Apple ID and an Apple Music subscription. But not all devices compatible with Apple Music support casting Apple Music to Chromecast. You can only do this on Android Apple Music app, or computer using the Google Chrome browser. Sometimes, you may encounter a situation where you can’t cast Apple Music to Chromecast. When you stop your Apple Music subscription, you cannot access any Apple Music song even if you’ve downloaded them. Because all Apple Music tracks are DRM-protected M4P format. In this part, we will show you an easy way to play Apple Music over Chromecast from any device, even without a subscription! All you need is a third-party tool – TunesBank Apple Music Converter.

TunesBank Apple Music Converter is dedicated to helping all users remove DRM from Apple Music and convert Apple Music to MP3, M4A, FLAC audio formats. It has a iTunes-like interface, and supports to convert all audios that can be played in iTunes, including Apple Music M4P songs, iTunes purchased songs, iTunes audiobooks, Audible audiobooks, iTunes music videos, podcasts, etc. Amazingly, it supports batch conversion and works 5X faster with no loss of audio quality.

What’s more, it allows you to customize audio parameter like bitrate (up to 320kbps), sample rate, channel, codec, etc. With the built-in ID3 Editor, it will keep the original ID3 tags and metadata of Apple Music tracks, also lets you edit the metadata freely! With it, you can easily save Apple Music songs on your local computer, then you could enjoy Apple Music anytime, anywhere! For example, you can:

– Save Apple Music songs to USB drive to play on smart TVs, smart speakers, game consoles, car, etc.
– Transfer Apple Music to MP3 Players, iPod Nano/Shuffle/Classic/Touch, iOS, Android devices, etc.
– Cast Apple Music to your TV from computer, iPhone, iPad, Android phone or tablet using the built-in screen mirroring feature.

Easy Guide to Convert Apple Music to MP3 to Chromecast

Step 1 Launch TunesBank Apple Music Converter

Download, install and launch TunesBank Apple Music Converter on Mac/Windows. It will launch iTunes automatically and load your iTunes library.

launch apple music converter

Step 2 Add Apple Music Songs to TunesBank

Select an artist, playlist, album in the left side, choose the desired songs by ticking the checkbox.

select apple music playlist

Step 3 Customize the Output Settings

Move to the bottom of the interface, set the output format, output quality, output path and more as you like. To cast Apple Music to Chromecast on all devices, MP3 format is suggested.

set output format

Step 4 Convert Apple Music to MP3

Hit on “Convert” button, TunesBank will begin to unlock the DRM and convert all selected Apple Music songs to unprotected MP3.

convert apple music

When finished, go to “Finished” section, click “View Output File” to locate the output folder.

get output apple music

Step 5 Play Apple Music over Chromecast from Any Device

1# Cast Apple Music to TV from Computer
Now you can directly cast Apple Music to your TV from your Mac or PC using the Screen Mirror. This method can also help you fix Apple Music won’t connect to Chromecast issue, as you don’t need to use the Chromecast.

2# Cast Apple Music to Chromecast with iPhone/Android
First, transfer all converted Apple Music songs to Android or iPhone through this smart iOS & Android Transfer tool.

cast Apple Music to Chromecast with phone

Then stream Apple Music to Chromecast from Android/iPhone via AllCast app. AllCast for Android and iOS app can help your stream media files to Chromecast Audio on your phone.

stream Apple Music to Chromecast via AllCast

3# Cast Apple Music to Chromecast via YouTube Music
First, upload the converted Apple Music songs to YouTube Music on Google Chrome. Then open YouTube Music app on your smartphone, tablet, or computer. Finally, play any song and choose to cast your Apple Music songs from YouTube Music to Chromecast.

cast apple music to Chromecast via YouTube Music

Conclusion

To stream Apple Music to Chromecast is not so complicated. This article cover all the solutions to Chromecast Apple Music from an Android phone or tablet, iPhone or iPad, and a computer or tablet running Windows, macOS, or Chrome OS and also includes a solution for when Chromecast doesn’t work. The best ways is to convert Apple Music to MP3 for transferring Apple Music to Chromecast with the Chrome browser. With the help of TunesBank Apple Music Converter, you can easily play Apple Music on all your device without limits. Now have a try!

Cast Apple Music to Chromecast