This article will introduce you 2 ways to play Apple Music on Amazon Echo/Alexa devices. One is to play Apple Music on Amazon by Bluetooth directly, another is to convert Apple Music to MP3 or other common format and upload the converted Apple Music to Amazon.

Amazon Echo is developed by Amazon, which is both a smart portable device and a small speaker. You can connect Echo to the voice-controlled smart personal assistant service Alexa, and then you can wake it up by saying “Alexa” to report weather or traffic information, play music, set alarms, listen to audiobooks, etc. With Amazon Echo, you can also easily control compatible smart home devices, kitchen timers and so on. In addition, Amazon Echo supports playing music on most streaming music services through Alexa, including Amazon Music, Pandora, Spotify, etc. Here the question came, if you subscribe to Apple Music, can you listen to Apple Music on Amazon Echo? Of course yes! Now, follow this post to explore how to enjoy Apple Music on Amazon Echo, Amazon Alexa devices.

Way 1: Play Apple Music on Amazon Echo via Bluetooth

Since Apple Music is not a build-in app on Amazon Echo, so you are not allowed to play Apple Music through the voice-controlled assistant Alexa directly. To listen to Apple music on Amazon Echo, you can connect your iPhone or Android phone to Amazon Echo via Bluetooth. Here we will take the iPhone as an example.

Step 1: Tap “Setting” option on your iPhone.

Step 2: Click the option of “Bluetooth”, and click “Amazon Echo” section to connect to your iPhone.

connect apple music to amazon echo

Step 3: Finally, load up your Apple Music app on iPhone, and play any song. Then the songs from Apple Music will be able to play on Amazon Echo.

Way 2: Convert and Upload Apple Music to Amazon

Apple Music is a subscription-based streaming service, once you cancel the membership service, you will loss the right of playing Apple Music songs on Amazon Echo via Bluetooth. What’s worse, all Apple Music songs are protected in DRM, so you are not allowed to transfer or play Apple Music on unauthorized devices at will. In such case, you need a powerful Apple Music Converter to remove DRM from Apple Music and convert Apple Music to MP3 or other Amazon compatible format. After that, you can freely stream Apple Music to Amazon for playback on Echo. TunesBank Apple Music Converter can highly meet your needs.

TunesBank Apple Music Converter is a must-have tool to remove DRM from Apple Music and convert any songs from Apple Music’s library. It not only can convert Apple Music songs to common MP3, M4A, FLAC or other Echo compatible formats at 5-10X speed, but also supports to preserve 100% original audio quality, all ID3 tags and metadata after conversion.

Compare with other converters, TunesBank can do more: convert iTunes M4B Audiobooks, iTunes Music, Audible AA/AAX audiobooks into DRM-free MP3, M4A, AAC, FLAC or other format, and TunesBank is fully compatible with Windows and Mac. Even better, with TunesBank Apple Music Converter, you can easily make your Apple Music songs playable forever on any smart speakers and portable devices. This means you can freely play Apple Music on Google Home, Amazon Echo, Apple HomePod, MP3 player, SanDisk, iPods, etc.

Features of TunesBank Apple Music to Amazon Converter:

  • Unlock DRM protection from Apple Music songs, playlist and albums.
  • Lossless convert Apple Music files to MP3, M4A, FLAC, AAC, AC3, etc.
  • Convert iTunes Music, iTunes Audiobooks, Audible AA/AAX audiobooks.
  • Retain original sound quality, ID3 tags and metadata after conversion.
  • Customize the output audio quality, Bitrate, Samplerate, Channel,etc.
  • Import Apple Music to Amazon Echo, Apple HomePod, SanDisk,etc.

Detailed Guide: Convert Apple Music to MP3 Format

To freely play Apple Music songs on Amazon Echo, you need to convert Apple Music to MP3 or other compatible formats, so that you can import the converted Apple Music MP3 songs to Amazon Music app for offline playback on Amazon Echo.

Step 1: Launch TunesBank Apple Music Converter
After installation, launch TunesBank on your desktop. Log in to Apple Music with your account on TunesBank, and you will enter the Apple Music web player.

launch the converter and sign in Apple ID

Step 2: Add Apple Music Files to TunesBank
Choose “Music” or “Playlist” on the left side, and drag it to the red “+” icon to import them into the converting list.

add Apple Music Songs

And then click on the checkbox to select the desired Apple Music songs, or just click the “Select All:” at the bottom to select the entire playlist.

Select Apple Music Songs

Step 3: Set MP3 as Output Format for Amazon Echo
Click on Menu bar > “Preference”, in the pop-up window, select “MP3” as output format. By the way, you can adjust the Output File, Bitrate, SampleRate, Channels according to your preference.

customize output settings

Step 4: Start to Convert Apple Music to MP3
Tap on “Convert” to start to convert Apple Music tracks to MP3 format. During the conversion process, you can turn back to “Library” to add more songs to convert.

Convert Apple Music to MP3

Once the conversion finished, you can click “Finished” > “View Output File” to view the converted Apple Music songs.

get Apple Music MP3 files

Step 5. Upload the Converted Apple Music Songs to Amazon

1: Fire up Amazon Music app on your computer, create or log in your personal account.

2: Drag the converted Apple Music files and drop them into the Upload option in the right side under Actions.

3: Tap on “My Music” > “Song” > “Offline” in the interface on right side. And then click the upload icon to select the songs to upload. And click “Upload” to start streaming Apple Music to Amazon Music app.

upload apple music to amazon music

Now you can listen to Apple Music on Amazon Echo through Alexa.

Final Words

Due to Apple Music are DRM-protected, you are not allowed to transfer Apple Music songs to non-Apple device. To play Apple Music tracks on Amazon Echo and other smart speakers, you can use TunesBank Apple Music Converter. TunesBank Apple Music Converter is able to convert Apple Music to DRM-free MP3, M4A, AAC or other popular format for offline playback on any smart speakers and music devices. Most importantly, all converted Apple Music songs will save as local files in your computer and will never be lost, and you can move them to any music device or platform for offline playback. Besides, you can also transfer Apple Music to Xbox One, Sony Walkman, or other devices. TunesBank Apple Music Converter always is your best choices.

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