How to Download Music from Spotify to iPhone in 4 Ways [2023]

In terms of providing more convenient music playback services, Spotify also launched the function to allow users to download Spotify songs for offline listening. Both mobile devices like iPhones and Android have the offline feature as long as you subscribe to its premium service. So, how can you get Spotify songs offline onto your iPhone? Is that only possible through a Spotify Premium subscription? Read on patiently, this article will give you all the answers.

How to Download Music from Spotify to iPhone in Batches (Even Without Premium)

This method is available for both Spotify free and premium accounts. Based on the fact that Spotify songs are encrypted with DRM (Digital Rights Management), users are not allowed to grasp the music for playback without subscribing to Spotify premium, or outside Spotify apps (even you have been a subscriber). Thus, if you are a user without Spotify premium, to download music from Spotify to iPhone, the core requirement should be removing the DRM at first

MuConvert Spotify Music Converter empowers the professional DRM removal functionality, which is able to decrypt the DRM protection applied on Spotify content and convert the songs to mainstream formats such as MP3, M4A, WAV, and FLAC for transferring to any device and use all media players for listening the songs. It won’t require you to subscribe to a Spotify premium plan before starting the DRM ripping process. Hence, for downloading music from Spotify to iPhone, MuConvert Spotify Music Converter is definitely an ideal pick.

Remove DRM from Spotify Songs to Unlock the Encryption

Highlighted Features of MuConvert Spotify Music Converter

  • Built-in Spotify web player boosts higher efficiency by providing the auto-analysis feature to convert Spotify playlist;
  • Available to decrypt DRM from all Spotify content such as songs, playlists, albums, podcasts, and so on;
  • Various mainstream formats such as MP3, M4A, WAV, and FLAC are supported;
  • The best audio quality 320kbps is available for converting Spotify songs to;
  • Customization of parameter settings;
  • 5X faster accelerated speed to convert Spotify music and remove the DRM encryption;
  • Preservation of original ID3 tags and metadata info for songs info check back.

Also with an intuitive user interface, it would be an easy task to download Spotify music to DRM-free audio files. This brief guide will show you the detailed process on how to download music from Spotify and transfer to iPhone via MuConvert Spotify Music Converter.

5 Steps to Download Spotify Music to iPhone with MuConvert

STEP 1. When MuConvert Spotify Music Converter is installed, launch the software and enter the built-in Spotify web player for login your Spotify account.

NOTE: Both free and premium accounts are able to access the services provided by MuConvert Spotify Music Converter.

MuConvert Spotify Music Converter

STEP 2. Just select the Spotify playlist you desire to download for listening on iPhone. Once you open it and hit the “+” icon floating on the screen, MuConvert Spotify Music Converter will automatically convert the playlist and enable you to select the songs to download when the conversion process completed.

MuConvert Spotify Music Converter Select Format

STEP 3. Select an audio format in the upper-right “Convert all files to” menu. It is recommended to choose MP3 for it is the most popular audio format supported on all devices and media players.

NOTE: For parameter settings, you need to go to “Menu” > “Preferences” > “Advanced” for doing extra adjustment.

Advanced Settings Spotify Music Converter MuConvert

STEP 4. Finally, simply hit the “Convert All” icon and the Spotify songs will be downloaded to the selected audio format without DRM encryption anymore. You are able to check the downloaded songs by navigating to “Finished” > “View Output File”.

Convert All Spotify Music MuConvert

STEP 5. When you get the downloaded Spotify songs, launch iTunes land connect your iPhone for syncing them by going to “Settings” > “Music” > “Sync Music” > select songs > “Apply”. Then you are able to get the downloaded music from Spotify for free playback on the device!

Sync Music To IPhone ITunes

How to Download Spotify Music to iPhone Officially with Premium

As mentioned, an official download method availed by Spotify is to subscribe to Spotify premium for unlocking this built-in functionality provided in Spotify desktop software and mobile apps. You only need three easy steps to make the Spotify official download feature available for your account and easily download music from Spotify to iPhone without extra help.

STEP 1. Navigate to Spotify’s official website and login your account. Then choose a premium plan to subscribe to.

STEP 2. Now, install Spotify app on your iPhone, then launch the app and login your premium account.

STEP 3. Just open a Spotify playlist and tap the “Download” icon, the whole playlist will be downloaded, and you are able to listen to the songs on iPhone offline.

Download Spotify Songs with Premium


The downloaded music can only be streamed using Spotify desktop software or mobile apps.

When the premium period ends, the downloaded songs will be removed unless you keep on subscribing to it.

How to Get Music from Spotify to iPhone for Free Using iPhone Apps

Despite the DRM removal and official premium subscription, there are actually more means users can try to get music from Spotify to iPhone for free streaming offline. Here we bring two extra free tools to teach you how to grasp the free ways to download Spotify songs on iPhone without cost, they are Shortcuts and App Telegram.

Download Spotify Music to iPhone via Shortcuts

Shortcuts is a built-in functionality offered by iPhone to control some useful functions in the devices for running your orders more conveniently and quickly. Actually, there developed some scripts that can be used in Shortcuts to download music from Spotify to iPhone for free, such as Spotifydl and Spotify Album Downloader. Here simply shows you how to use them in Shortcuts.

STEP 1. Add Spotifydl script to Shortcut by opening this link on your iPhone.

STEP 2. Then, go to Shortcuts and open Spotifydl. After that, a window will pop up for entering URL.

STEP 3. Now, you should copy and paste the Spotify playlist URL here, then the music can be downloaded on iPhone directly!

Download Spotify Music to iPhone Using Shortcuts


Spotifydl can only download up to 30 Spotify songs per day in maximum.

The downloading speed is slow compared to those professional Spotify Downloaders.

Download Spotify Music to iPhone via Telegram

Telegram refers to a freeware empowering all kinds of free bots of different functionalitys. Among them, it also offers the Spotify downloading feature. Hence, using Telegram to download Spotify music on iPhone is also an ideal option. This brief guide will show you how.

STEP 1. You should first go to Spotify app and copy the link of the playlist you desire to download.

STEP 2. Now, open Telegram and search for Spotify bot inside it.

STEP 3. Hit the “Start” icon and paste the copied Spotify playlist link. Then, tap the “Send” icon to start downloading the songs.

STEP 4. When this process completes, hit the “Download” button and the Spotify songs will be saved in MP3 format on your iPhone.

Telegram Spotifydl Bot


The efficiency of downloading Spotify songs is slower than using desktop software.

Only MP3 is selectable as the output format to save downloaded Spotify music.

FAQs About Downloading Music from Spotify to iPhone

It is not a big deal to download music from Spotify to iPhone, but users may still get some confusions after downloading the songs. See if these two FAQs are able to help clear for questions.

Q: Where can we find offline music downloaded from Spotify on iPhone?

A: To quickly access the downloaded Spotify music on iPhone, you only need to go to “Files” > “On My iPhone” and search for the titles of the Spotify songs for quickly locating the audios and listen to them offline. You are also able to manage them here to make the access more convenient.

Find Downloaded Spotify Music on iPhone

Q: How to make a Spotify song your ringtone on iPhone?

A: It won’t be available for you to make Spotify song as ringtone on iPhone directly because of the DRM encryption. But after downloading the songs to iPhone, you are able to make them as ringtones as well by virtue of some third-party software such as GarageBand.


Although DRM has stopped people from downloading music from Spotify to iPhone directly, we still get a lot of ways to work it out. These three methods are all helpful for you to get offline Spotify music on iPhone for listening or creating ringtones.

Of these three methods, if you still don’t know how to choose, then MuConvert Spotify Music Converter is recommended. Whether you’re a user of Spotify Premium or Spotify Free, it can help you quickly download Spotify songs without quality loss and then have a great music time on your iPhone.