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How to Set an Apple Music Song as Alarm on Your iPhone

By Tony Moton

September 15, 2018

No matter you are students or workers, teenagers or adults, men or women, you need to set alarm for waking up as getting up in the morning can sometimes be a challenge. But some people can't wake up even after the alarm ring again and again, so they may be late for school or work. How to fix it? In my opinion, there could be something wrong with your alarm. If you set your favorite song as the alarm, I believe that you will be energized to get up and start a new day. But how to use your favorite songs as your alarm? Is it difficult to operate? Actually, it is a piece of cake. As Apple Music has a large library of 45 million songs, so there is no doubt that you will find your favorite songs on Apple Music, so next I'll show you how to use Apple music songs as your alarm.


CONTENTS


Part 1. For iOS: Let Apple Music Alarm Wakes You Up

Ever since iOS 6, you have been allowed to select a song stored on your iPad or iPhone to use as your alarm, now iOS 8.4 and other more updated versions enable you to use tracks from Apple's new streaming service, Apple Music. Considering that you don't how to do that, I'd like to show you let Apple Music wake you up.


Step 1. Select A Song

Before setting on your Clock app, you need to pick a song which is going to become your alarm in the Apple Music app. Except for your favorite song, you can also pick a song that can make you awake.


Step 2. Add the Song

After that, you can click on the three-dot menu icon to the right of the song, then add the song you chose to an existing playlist or select "Add to My Music". In addition to that, you can select Make Available Offline to download the song to your phone directly.

Add the Song


Step 3. Create or Edit a Alarm

Now go into your Clock app to create a new alarm by clicking the "+" button at the top right or edit an existing alarm by clicking "Edit" button at the top left and then click the alarm you want to edit.

Create or Edit a Alarm


Step 4. Set it as Your Alarm

After that, you can select "Sound" option and then choose "Pick a song" option. Now you can choose the song you like from the list as your alarm.

Pick a Song


Part 2. A General & Popular Way to Set Apple Music As Alarm

Though the above solution is very easy to operate, but please note that it is just suitable for Apple users. Then what about Android users? Is there a general and popular way to set Apple Music as alarm? Actually you may think about downloading songs from Apple Music and then import to your smartphones. However don't forget that songs from Apple Music are in M4P format and have DRM protection. So what you need is a software can not only convert Apple Music to popular audio formats, but also remove the DRM protection, well TuneFab Apple Music Converter can totally meet your needs.


With this reliable Apple Music converter, you can convert Apple Music to multiple formats such as MP3, AC3, M4R, FLAC, MKA, AU,AC3 and more, so you can enjoy Apple Music offline on any device at once without Internet connection. What's more, it can convert Apple Music in 16X faster speed with no damage to the original music files. Therefore, TuneFab Apple Music Converter is your best choice to download Apple Music, just download and install it by clicking the download button below.

Step 1. Register the Program

After installing, launch the program. Before starting to remove DRM and convert, you had better register the program to gain the full version because the free trial version can only allows you to convert the first 3 minutes of each Apple Music. To remove this limitation, you need to register the program.


At first, pay for the program on the official website, then click on "Activate" to open the registration window as below. Enter the activation code you received and then click on "Unlock" button. After that, you are free to convert the whole song from Apple Music.

Register


Step 2. Select Apple Music Tracks

Before selecting, make sure you have downloaded songs from Apple Music on your computer. Then you can click the relevant playlists category and select the song you want to set as alarm by ticking the front box. Or you can find the song by using the "Search" function on the top.

Select Apple Music Tracks


Step 3. Adjust Output Settings

It's an optional choice. If you want to adjust output settings, then click on "Output Settings" option and select output format from the drop-down list in your preference. The profile settings will be adjusted automatically in accordance with the output format. But you can also change the settings. Besides, you can change the conversion speed by clicking on "Options" and change it on the "Preferences" window.

Adjust Output Format


Step 4. Convert Apple Music to Popular Formats

At last, you can click on "Convert" button on the menu bar to start conversion. Once the conversion is completed, you can find the songs in the output file.

Convert Apple Music


Now, you can set the song from Apple Music as your alarm without worrying about the DRM protection and whether your smartphones can support M4P format. No matter which brand your smartphone is, you can easily set Apple Music as your alarm with TuneFab Apple Music Converter. But if you want to set Spotify songs as alarm, then you need to download another program of TuneFab, TuneFab Spotify Music Converter which is designed for downloading and converting Spotify music easily and quickly.


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