Recently, Spotify, one of the most popular music streaming services, stopped offering the possibility to download music tracks locally. Even premium users can no longer download any music to make songs available offline. It isn't a good news for those who travel a lost by subway, airplane or find yourself in situations without Internet service.
Fortunately, there are some methods that let you to legally download music from Spotify as long as you never share these songs with others or use them commercially. Besides these free methods for music downloading, there's also a great audio recorder called iGetting Audio which enables you to capture any online audios without any quality loss.
Spotify Recorder is free Spotify Music Downloader software that helps you save tracks from Spotify for playing them offline. It records the Spotify music directly from the soundcard and adds the track and artist information. No Spotify Premium account is required. It works in Windows 7 and lower.
Spotydl is a famous program that allows you to download all your Spotify songs in MP3 format (for free) and save them on your Windows computer. It has corresponding version for Mac users and let you download music from Spotify on Mac OS X 10.8, 10.7.
Spotify has launched the web-based interface it introduced last year. It makes it easily to permanently download free music currently available from Spotify with a Chrome extension named Downloadify. By simply installing the extension-freely available in Chrome Web Store – and starting to play a song, you will download a full, DRM-free MP3 file of the track.
To sync music from Spotify to your iTunes and then play on iPod, iPhone or iPad, follow these steps, here we take iPod for example.
Make the most out of Spotify to download music from Spotify to play on computer or iPod, iPod and iPad by following the idea on this article.