Due to DRM restrictions, no one can directly export Spotify playlists or songs to other streaming music services. This article will teach you to convert Spotify playlists to unprotected MP3 format, and then import them to Google Play Music or any other music platform for enjoying.

“Is there any way to move Spotify playlist to Google Play Music? I want to change the music streaming service from Spotify Music to Google Play Music. I have collected hundreds of tracks in the Spotify playlist, how do I export them to Google Play Music?” – by Jafferson

You want to switch your music streaming service to another for many reasons, for example, you may want to transfer Spotify Playlist to Apple Music, or export Spotify playlist to Google Play Music. Due to the limitations of DRM, Spotify has not made it easy to import or export playlists from Spotify to other music platforms. However, creating a new playlist from scratch on Google Play Music can be time-consuming. Disappointed?

export spotify to googleplay

As we all know, all Spotify tracks are in DRM-locked OGG format, while Google Play Music supports unprotected MP3, AAC, WMA, FLAC, OGG or ALAC formats. That is, if you can convert Spotify playlists to unprotected MP3, AAC, WMA, FLAC, OGG or ALAC formats, you can import Spotify playlists to Google Play Music. Therefore, to move all of your playlists, songs, and favorite albums from Spotify to Google Play Music, you can use TunesBank Spotify Music Converter.

Part 1. Export Spotify Playlists by TunesBank Spotify Music Converter

TunesBank Spotify Music Converter is a great Spotify Music Converter for those who want to transfer Spotify playlists to other streaming music services, such as Google Play Music, Amazon Music, Apple Music, YouTube Music, Deezer, and Tidal, etc. This powerful tool not only enables you to download Spotify music with free account, but also lets you convert Spotify music and playlist to DRM-free MP3, M4A, WAV and FLAC formats, and retains all ID3 tags and lossless audio quality. After conversion, all the converted Spotify songs will be saved on your computer forever, then you can easily import them to Google Play Music or any other music platforms.

Steps to Convert Spotify Playlist to MP3 with TunesBank

Step 1. Run TunesBank Spotify Music Converter
Please download and install TunesBank Spotify Music Converter on your Mac or PC. For Mac users, launch the TunesBank software, and Spotify app will run with the TunesBank software. For Windows users, you can convert Spotify playlists without the Spotify app. Just click “Open the Spotify web player” and login to your Spotify account (Free or Premium).

launch Spotify Music Converter

Step 2. Import Spotify Playlist to TunesBank
It’s a little different to import the Spotify songs and playlist to TunesBank software on Windows and Mac. On Windows, TunesBank will load you Spotify music library automatically. So you only need to drag the playlists to the “+” icon, then click the “Select All:” button at the bottom.

Add Spotify Songs

Step 3. Change Output Settings
After successfully adding Spotify playlist, you can change the basic parameters of Spotify music for your preference. To import Spotify playlist to Google Play Music, MP3 format is recommended, please pick MP3 format in the “Convert all files to:” option.

select mp3 format

Then go to the menu bar and select “Preferences”, here you can change the Bitrate(up to 320kbps), Sample Rate(48000Hz), Channels as needed.

adjust output settings

Step 4. Start Converting Spotify Playlist to MP3
Hit on “Convert All” button to start converting Spotify playlist to plain MP3 format without losing audio quality. The conversion speed can be up to 5 times, just wait a few minutes.

convert spotify playlist to mp3

After conversion, you can go to “Finished” section, and click “View Output File” to find the converted Spotify MP3 songs.

get mp3 music files

Now that you have successfully exported your Spotify playlist to your local drive, please go to Part 2 to import unprotected Spotify songs into Google Play Music for enjoyment.

Part 2. Import Converted Spotify Playlists to Google Play Music

Now it’s time to upload the converted Spotify playlist to Google Play Music. Follow the simple steps:

step 1. Navigate to on a web browser and log in to your Google account. Then click “Upload Music” in the upper right corner.

upload spotify music to google play music

Step 2. Next, you will be prompted to download the music manager. Follow the instructions and install it on your computer.

dowload music manager on google play music

Step 3. Select the “Menu” icon > “Upload songs to Google Play”, and tap “Next”.

Step 4. Select “Other Folders” and click “Next”. Then locate the folder where the converted Spotify playlist is stored from the pop-up window, and pick the target Spotify songs.

Now you can freely enjoy Spotify music on Google Play Music anytime, even without network!

Final Words

TunesBank Spotify Music Converter has made it easy to import or export playlists from Spotify to Google Play Music, Apple Music, Tidal, Deezer, Amazon Music, Pandora and other streaming music services. By using this smart tool, you can easily download Spotify music and playlist for free and convert them to popular formats like MP3, M4A, WAV and FLAC. So you can upload Spotify playlist to any other music platforms or enjoy Spotify music on any device in offline mode!

Export Spotify Playlist to Google Play Music


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