Seeking for a way to add music from Spotify to your video projects? This article will teach you an easy way to convert Spotify music to MP3/M4A/WAV/FLAC format, and then you can add and edit Spotify songs as BGM to the video on any video editing tools/software.

“Can I add Spotify music to iMovie? I want to make a birthday video for my girlfriend. It seems that I need to download or save the Spotify songs to MP3, any suggestion?”

Beautiful music will make the video more attractive and memorable. So why not add music to video app? But where can you find a perfect music track for your video? Well, Spotify is one of the most popular and biggest music streaming service. You can easily discover millions of songs on Spotify and listen to them for free. Do you expect to use Spotify music for video editing programs? Have you tried to add Spotify music to video in video editing apps? Failed to import your downloaded Spotify music to your video editing tools? Don’t worry. Follow this article, here we’d explore a feasible method to help you add music from Sptoify to a video with ease.

Why Failed to Add Spotify Music to a Video?

Some Spotify users have posted in the Spotify community, such as “how to add music from Spotify to a video” in the Spotify Community. “How can I add Spotify music to ?” “How do I add Spotify music to GoPro videos?” “Why can’t use Spotify music for my video?”… There are two main points you need to know. First, all songs from Spotify are streaming content with DRM protection. Even the Premium subscribers can’t take the Spotify music outside of Spotify app or web player. Spotify users are limited to stream Spotify music within the Spotify music app or web player. Thus you can’t add your Spotify songs to video projects.

Secondly, most popular video edit tools like InShot, iMovie supports importing songs in common audio formats, such as MP3, AAC, WAV, but it doesn’t support the DRM-protected Spotify songs. So, if you want to import Spotify music to a video, you need to remove DRM from Spotify and convert Spotify songs to common formats like MP3, WAV, AAC, etc. To get these job done, you can use a third-party tool – TunesBank Spotify Music Converter.

Add Spotify Music to a Video – Tool Required

TunesBank Spotify Music Converter is developed to help Spotify users get rid of the protection from Spotify and save Spotify music as local audio files. It lets you convert Spotify songs, albums, podcasts and playlists to DRM-free MP3, M4A, FLAC, WAV formats to be compatible with any programs, apps, players and devices. Amazingly, it can work at up to 5X faster without dropping any music quality. With its help, you can easily save Spotify songs on your local computer, then import the Spotify songs to any video editing tools, or transfer them to your phone for using in iMovie, InShot video editor, etc.

Key Features of TunesBank Spotify Music Converter:

  • Delete ads and DRM protection from Spotify music.
  • Download songs from Spotify without Premium account.
  • Convert Spotify music to MP3, M4A, FLAC, WAV formats.
  • Convert Spotify music library without the Spotify app on PC.
  • Remain original audio quality and ID3 tags in output MP3 files.
  • Save Spotify songs as local files on your computer forever.
  • Lets you import Spotify music to video editing tools/software.
  • Transfer Spotify songs to any apps, players, devices and tablets.
  • Play Spotify music on MP3 player, iPods, speakers, PSP, Xbox, etc.

Tutorial: How to Convert Spotify Music to MP3 for Video Projects?

To import Spotify songs to a video, first you need to convert Spotify songs to MP3 files. Please download download and install TunesBank Spotify Music Converter on your Windows PC or Mac.

Step 1. Run TunesBank Spotify Music Converter
Open the TunesBank Spotify Music Converter on your Windows PC. Then click the “Open the web player” and login to your Spotify Free/Premium account.

launch Spotify Music Converter

Step 2. Add Spotify Songs to TunesBank
Next, you will enter the Spotify web player and see you music library. Just drag the songs or playlists to the “+” icon.

add Spotify playlist

After importing the Spotify songs to TunesBank, remember to tick the “Select All:” button at the bottom of the interface.

select Spotify Songs

Step 3. Customize the Output Settings
Select the desired format from the “Convert all files to:” button in the upper right corner. To add Spotify songs to video editing tools, MP3 format is recommended.

select mp3 format

Besides, TunesBank allows you to customize the output quality like bitrate (up to 320kbps), sample rate (up to 48,000Hz), etc. You can also change the output path if needed.

aujust output settings

Step 4. Start Conversion
After the customization is done, hit on the “Convert All” to start converting all selected Spotify songs to unprotected MP3 format.

convert spotify songs to mp3

When the conversion completed, you can go to “Finished” tab to find the well converted Spotify music.

output spotify mp3 file

Step 5. Add the Converted Spotify Songs to a Video
Now you can open the video editing program like Windows Movie Maker or iMovie on your Windows/Mac, and then add the converted Spotify songs to your video project.

add Spotify songs to a video on windows movie maker

Tips: If you want to add Spotify music to a video on your smartphone, first you need to transfer the MP3 songs to your iPhone or Android phone using this smart iOS & Android Transfer tool. Then you could use Spotify songs in iMovie, Inshot, or other video editing tools.

Add Spotify Music to Video


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