Music streaming services all provide offline listening feature, but it's only a paid feature. Spotify is no exception. Spotify Premium subscribers who pay $9.99 per month (Family Premium $14.99 or Student Premium $4.99) can download any songs for offline listening. While Free subscribers can only listen to the songs with internet connection. Is there a way to download Spotify songs without Premium? The answer is yes.
Here we will introduce you a powerful third-party tool that allows you to download Spotify music without Premium - Boilsoft Spotify Music Converter.
Both Spotify free and premium allows you to access the music catalog with over 35 million songs on your desktop, mobile, tablet. There are also some differences.
No offline listening.
Ads between tracks.
Shuffle only on mobile.
Travel abroad for only 14 days.
Unlimited high-quality streaming.
Download Spotify music for offline listening on 3 devices, up to 3,333 songs per device.
Travel abroad with no limitations.
No ad interruption.
Boilsoft Spotify Music Converter is a professional Spotify music downloader that allows you to easily download any Spotify song, album or playlist with either Spotify free or premium account. The songs are downloaded to the most popular mp3 format with 100% original quality. You can listen to the downloaded Spotify music with any music player, on any device you like. It features easy-to-use interface and very fast conversion speed.
Follow this tutorial to check how to download Spotify songs without Premium.
Step 1 Run Boilsoft Spotify Music Converter
Download, install and run Boilsoft Spotify Music Converter on your Mac or Windows.
The interface is shown as below:
Step 2 Add Spotify playlists
Drag&drop playlists from Spotify app to the interface directly. Or copy&paste the link of the playlist to the bottom input area. Boilsoft Spotify Music Converter will automatically load all songs contained in the playlist. You can add as many playlists as you want.
Click Add and you will see all songs on the interface.
Step 3 Choose output format
The default format is MP3. Click Options icon if you want to choose other output formats(M4A, WAV or FLAC). You can also set bitrate and samplerate. Click General tab if you want to change output folder.
Step 4 Start to download Spotify playlists to mp3
Click Convert icon to start removing Spotify drm and download songs in the playlists to mp3. After conversion, you will get the drm-free music in plain formats.
Spotify premium users can download Spotify music within the app directly. If you have subscribed to Spotify premium, you can download Spotify music for offline listening. However, there are some limitations.
1. You can only download Spotify music on 3 devices, with at most 3,333 songs per device.
When you download to the additional device, the device with the earliest downloads will be automatically removed from the Offline devices list. The tracks on this device will no longer be downloaded for offline listening.
2. You need to go online with Spotify at least once every 30 days to inform Spotify that your subscription is still active. If you don’t go online with Spotify at least once every 30 days, any tracks you have downloaded for offline listening are automatically removed from your device.
3. The downloaded Spotify songs are DRM protected. You can only play them on the device where they are downloaded with Spotify app.
So if you subscribed to Spotify premium, but want to download more Spotify music on more devices or play the offline songs on other devices, such as mp3 player, you can also use Boilsoft Spotify Music Converter to download Spotify songs.