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Flash Tip: How to Convert Apple Music to MP3

By Tony Moton

April 10, 2017

Apple Music has become the leader in a crowded music streaming field of apps and services such as, Spotify, Rdio, Google Music, Tidal, Amazon Prime Music and Pandora. Whether you shifted from iTunes Radio, Spotify or Google Music, I'm sure you are all attractive by its great streaming music service. But there's one thing about Apple Music that might let you down. Apple has locked all your downloaded Apple Music songs with Apple FairPlay DRM. You are not allowed to keep your downloaded songs if the subscription is canceled and you are not able to play the DRM protected songs on devices without Apple ID signed in.

The only solution, as far as I know, is to convert Apple Music to MP3 with the special designed program like TuneFab Apple Music Converter. It is able to remove DRM protection from protected Apple M4P music files and allows you to convert M4P to DRM-free MP3. This TuneFab Apple Music Converter is available for both Windows & Mac. After converting Apple Music files to MP3, you are able to play them on any computers or devices such as iPod, iPhone, PSP, Zune, MP3 player, etc.

• Easily convert Apple Music (DRM-ed M4P) to MP3, M4A, AC3, AU, FLAC, etc.

• Popular M4B/AA/AAX Audiobooks converter

• Extract audio files from iTunes movies, music videos, TV shows, Podcast, etc.

• Keep ID3 tags and metadata info in output MP3/M4A files

• Manage iTunes library and playlists easily

Convert Apple Music to MP3 via TuneFab Apple Music Converter

In fact, it has been confirmed that iPod Nano, iPod shuffle and iPod classic won't get Apple Music to prevent piracy. Due to this restriction, you can't keep a collection of songs on your device and then cancel the Apple Music subscription. iPod is unlike other iOS devices which Apple can authenticate an active Apple Music subscription via iOS Music app and Wi-Fi.

Step 1. Launch TuneFab Apple Music Converter

Click on the "Try It Free" button above to save the program on your computer. After that, install and launch the program immediately. Meanwhile, iTunes will be launched automatically with this program.

Launch Apple Music Converter

Step 2. Choose Apple Music Songs

Now you will see all iTunes playlists on the left panel. Click on "Library" and select the Apple Music tracks that you want to convert to MP3. You can select several items one by one or select the entire album by clicking on the checkbox on the top menu bar.

Select the Apple Music Songs

Step 3. Set MP3 as Output Format

After selecting the Apple Music songs you need, you can now choose the output format as you like. Go to "Output Settings" > "Output Format" and select MP3 from the drop-down list. You can change the output parameters like codec, bitrate, sample rate, channels, etc.

Specify Output Format

Step 4. Adjust Conversion Speed

This program allows you to adjust conversion speed from 1X to up to 16X faster. It will save more time. If you would like to change the conversion speed, then go to "Options" > "Convert" > "Set Custom conversion speed for audio convert (1-16)" to adjust the conversion speed.

Adjust Conversion Speed

Step 5. Convert Apple Music to MP3

Click on "Convert" button to start converting. After that, you will find the converted files by clicking on the "Explore Output File" button.

Convert Apple Music to MP3

With this TuneFab Apple Music Converter, you are able to keep the downloaded Apple Music even after canceling the subscription. Now start to convert Apple Music to MP3 and enjoy!

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