In the age of vlogging and social media sharing, background music plays an incredibly important role in making the content more interesting to its audience. You may find audio tracks for vlogs through the subscribed library of music songs or the songs you heard before. If this service is Apple Music, the bad news here is that you cannot use these songs in vlog due to DRM protection. And even if you download music and videos from Apple Music, they won't play outside the app. If you are looking for how to add Apple music to videos in your editing apps, then continue reading.


How to Get DRM-Free Apple Music for Your Video

The simplest way to get DRM-free music is to use TuneFab Apple Music Converter, designed to overcome this problem. Aside from its tons of features, the most significant one is that it converts tracks from Apple Music into common formats like MP3 with custom bitrates without losing any audio quality. It can do many other functions, including:

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● Supports common audio formats e.g FLAC, M4A, WAV, and MP3
● Retains default ID3 tags & metadata
● Fast conversion speeds - up to 5X
● Preserves original audio quality of soundtracks
● Available on both Windows and macOS

Moreover, the interface of TuneFab Apple Music Converter is super simple to use. Follow the below steps to convert your Apple Music songs into the desired formats:

Step 1. Upon the first launch, the app will greet you with a welcome screen with instructions to open the integrated web player within the app. Click Open the Apple Web Player.

Welcome Interface of TuneFab Apple Music Converter

Step 2. On the homepage of web player, click Sign In to load your music library of Apple Music.

Sign In Your Apple Music

Step 3. Go to Settings > Preferences where you can tweak options for the output of music files including format, bitrate, sample rate, and output location. Once done, click Save.

The Interface of Preferences

Step 4. Now select any song you want to download. Just drag it to the right side of the web player to add it to the selection bar. You can add as many tracks as you want in this sidebar.

Drag Songs to the Selection Bar

Step 5. Click Convert All to start the process and find the converted files by clicking Finished.

Start Converting Apple Music

How to Add Apple Music to Video on iOS/Android

Since now you have your favorite tracks converted and downloaded from Apple Music, follow the below steps to learn how to add Apple Music to a video on iOS and Android devices.

How to Add Apple Music to Capcut on iOS/Android

Step 1. Click on New project to start a new editing project. Tap the Add Audio or Audio from the bottom menu in the app and then the Sounds tab.

Step 2. Next, locate and tap the folder icon which will open your sound page. Next, tap From Files and then Import from files to locate local or iCloud converted files from TuneFab Apple Music Converter.

Step 3. Once imported, tap the blue + sign to add the music file to your timeline for editing your video.

 Add Apple Music to Video on Capcut

How to Add Apple Music to Clips on iOS

Step 1. Click the + icon > Library to import the video you want to add music to. Tap the musical note symbol "♪" on the top right of the screen within the Clips app.

Step 2. Next, tap My Music or Soundtracks and locate the converted files from TuneFab Apple Music Converter in your device storage.

Step 3. Once added, tap the Go Back arrow in the top left corner and start editing your video with this new track.

Add Apple Music to Video on Clips

How to Add Apple Music to Video on Mac/Windows

It is also very easy to add Apple Music to video from TuneFab Apple Music Converter to editing apps on desktop computers running Mac and Windows. Follow the below steps to use Apple Music in iMovie and Premiere Pro:

How to Add Apple Music to Premiere Pro on Mac/Windows

Step 1. Create a new project or open an existing project.

Step 2. Now, locate the folder where your converted Apple Music Files are saved on your computer. Once you find it, click Import to add it to the Project panel of PR.

Step 3. To add these files to the timeline, click the imported files in the source panel to drag them into the timeline for editing.

Add Apple Music to Video on Premiere Pro

How to Add Apple Music to iMovie on Mac

Step 1. Create a new project. Navigate to the Audio at the top of the window and then click Music

Step 2. Browse the selections and locate your converted files which you choose in TuneFab Apple Music Converter as export location.

Step 3. Finally, add the file and drag it from the media browser to the timeline of your project to start editing.

Add Apple Music to Video on iMovie

By following these steps, you can easily use the DRM-free audio files from Apple Music in your creative works. You can easily add Apple Music to video on a smartphone or a desktop computer with TuneFab Apple Music Converter. Just a few clicks and you are all set to edit and share the best possible content with high-quality audio!


In the social media age where video sharing has become a norm, using compelling audio tracks has become extremely important to attract the audience. Using Apple Music soundtracks is a great source for trending and high-quality background music. Content creators like you can effortlessly add Apple Music to videos by bypassing DRM restrictions thanks to TuneFab Apple Music Converter. It has a smooth interface, is easy to use, and is compatible with both leading desktop operating systems: Windows and macOS.

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