How to Download Spotify Music to MP3 on Mac

Summary
Spotify doesn’t allow users to download songs in MP3 format, even the Premium subscribers. This is tutorial on guiding how to download Spotify Music for free, available for both for both Spotify Premium users and Free users. You can download any Spotify songs, albums or playlists to MP3 on Mac or Windows with TunesBank Spotify Music Converter.

“How can I download Spotify MP3s on macOS? I want to burn Spotify music into a CD on iTunes, but I can’t extract MP3 files from Spotify songs or playlist to the iTunes library. Any suggestion?”

“Is there any tool to download Spotify songs to MP3 on Mac? I want to save Spotify songs on the SD card for backup before canceling my subscription.”

Spotify music is a subscription-based music streaming service, offering access to over 70 million tracks for free. With an Spotify Premium subscription, you can easily find numerous playlists and albums, block the ads, stream music at 320kbps high quality. Of course, you can download Spotify music for offline listening (only in the Spotify app). If you only have a Free account, Spotify still lets you listen to an ad-supported music at lower quality, but you won’t get the ability to download Spotify music to your device for offline listening. However, all these downloaded songs will be no longer available to access once your Spotify Premium account is closed. If you want to keep Spotify downloads forever and listen to Spotify music without the Spotify app, you’d better download Spotify music as MP3 files. Please keep reading, the following section will show you exactly the detailed steps to download Spotify music to MP3 on your Mac computer.

As you know, Spotify doesn’t provide an option for users to download Spotify music in MP3 format. To download music from Spotify to MP3 on Mac, a professional Spotify Music Downloader is required. Among all of the Spotify Music Downloaders, unquestionably, TunesBank Spotify Music Converter is the best one.

Free Spotify Downloader for Mac: TunesBank Spotify Music Converter

TunesBank Spotify Music Converter for Mac is a powerful yet easy-to-use Spotify Music Downloader, as well as Spotify to MP3 Converter. It works for all Spotify users, including the Free and Premium users. With it, users can not only download music from Spotify for free, but also convert Spotify music to MP3, M4A, FLAC format with 100% original audio quality. Unlike the traditional audio recorders, TunesBank software runs incredibly smoothly on your Mac. It is able to download Spotify music to MP3 on Mac at 5X faster speed while keeping the ID3 tags.

By applying the tool, users can save Spotify songs local computer for free, and play Spotify music on any music devices and players. For example, you could transfer Spotify songs to USB drive, MP3 players, iPods, smartphone, etc., or import Spotify music to iTunes, QuickTime Player, etc.

Great Features of TunesBank Spotify to MP3 Downloader:

  • Easily remove DRM protection and annoying ads from Spotify music.
  • Download Spotify songs, albums, playlists & podcasts on Mac for free.
  • Download high quality 320kbps songs from Spotify to Mac & Windows.
  • Convert Spotify music & playlist to MP3/M4A/FLAC on Mac at 5X speed.
  • Keep original ID3 tags and lossless audio quality of Spotify music tracks.
  • Save Spotify songs on Mac & PC computer forever without subscription.
  • Listen to Spotify music offline on Mac through iTunes, Music app, etc.
  • Transfer Spotify songs to any device like MP3 player, iPods, smartphone, etc.

Tutorial: Free Download Spotify Music to MP3 on Mac

Whether you are Spotify Free or Premium users, TunesBank Spotify to MP3 Downloader assists you to download Spotify songs & playlists to MP3 on Mac without a Premium account. To download music from Spotify as MP3 on Mac with TunesBank, make sure you have installed Spotify app on your Mac.

Step 1. Launch TunesBank Spotify Music Converter
First of all, download and install TunesBank Spotify Music Converter on Mac OS X 10.11 or higher, macOS Big Sur included. Then run TunesBank Spotify Music Converter on your Mac, and the Spotify desktop app would be opened automatically.

launch tunesbank spotify converter

Step 2. Import Spotify Songs/Playlist to TunesBank
You can drag & drop songs from the Spotify app to TunesBank interface. Then TunesBank will immediately load all the songs in the playlist. You can tap “X” to remove the songs you don’t like.

drag and drop spotify songs

Also, you could copy the music or playlist URL in the Spotify app, and paste the URL to the search box of TunesBank, then click “Add File”.

copy and paste spotify playlist link

Step 3. Set MP3 as Output Format
After importing the Spotify songs, you can select MP3 format from the “Convert all files to:” option. By the way, TunesBank software also allows you to set different format for each song.

select mp3 format

To customize other output settings, you can click on the “Preference” at the top of the screen. In the pop-up window, you can change the output path, output format, sample rate, bitrate (320kbps, 256kbps, 128kbps).

aujust output settings

Step 4. Begin to Download Spotify Music to MP3 on Mac
Click on “Convert All” button to start converting the Spotify playlist to MP3 files and save them in your desired folder path on your Mac.

download spotify songs to mp3 on mac

After a few minutes, you can click on the “Finished” tab to find the well-downloaded Spotify music from the local drive.

view downloaded spotify songs

TunesBank Spotify Music Converter enables both Spotify Free and Premium users to download Spotify songs, albums, podcasts & playlists to local computer for free. In addition, it lets users to convert Spotify music & playlist to MP3 audios at 320kbps high quality. Now get this powerful tool to download music from Spotify to MP3 on Mac or PC!

Download Spotify Music to MP3 on Mac