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Flash Tips on Burn CD from Spotify

By Tony Moton

May 21, 2018

"My best friend's wedding is coming soon. I found his favorite songs in Spotify and want to burn a CD from the Spotify list. Then I can send this CD to him as a gift. But the problem is how can I do that? Anyone can help?"

Some Spotify users have the need to burn a CD from Spotify playlist so that they could play the Spotify songs on TV, car, etc. However, most of them have no idea about how to do that since Spotify doesn't provide this feature even for the premium user. This passage will introduce a brand new way for you to burn CD from Spotify. But first, let's see why it is so hard for burn CD from Spotify.

Burn CD from Spotify


Part 1. Reason for Hard to Burn CD from Spotify

The reason that it is hard for Spotify Users to burn A CD from Spotify Music is announced by Spotify Community as below.

"To clarify, there aren't any usage limits on a paid account, you can listen as much as you like. And you can sync up to 3,333 songs to any supported mobile device without having to pay anything extra.

It's just when burning to a CD that you'd need to purchase the tracks. Since we couldn't verify your subscription was still active when the tracks get burnt to a CD we wouldn't be able to unsync them if you stopped paying."

Besides, burn CD from Spotify is matter the copyright of the Spotify Music songs. However, if you just burn a CD from Spotify merely for personal usage is OK and you can learn the following way out of personal needs.

Part 2. Get the DRM-free Spotify Songs in 3 Minutes

To burn Spotify music to CD, the first step is to get the DRM-free Spotify songs. And to do that, you need to use a helpful tool - TuneFab Spotify Music Converter.

TuneFab Spotify Music Converter is a third-party software that you can make use of to download Spotify music for free and void of worrying about if you have subscribed to the premium version. You can remove Spotify music's DRM and transform them into songs of plain formats, such as MP3, M4A, WAV, FLAC, etc. So that you are able to transfer them to other devices or even burn a CD for offline enjoying. You can also customize the quality of converted songs by selecting the bit rate, sample rate, etc.

Step 1. Add Songs

Run the TuneFab Spotify Music Converter, click "Add Files" and then drag songs you want to convert from Spotify to the program. Click "Add" to finish adding.

Add Files Mac

Tips: Another way to add Spotify songs to the converter is by copying and pasting. Go to Spotify and choose the song > Click the three dots behind its artist them scroll down to choose "Share" > click "Copy Spotify URL". Then, go back to the software interface and paste to the search box > click "Add" to confirm the addition.

Step 2. Choose an Output Format and Folder

Click "Options" > "Advanced" to select the output format for your songs. Click "General" to choose an output folder to save the converted songs.

Select Output Formats Mac

Step 3. Convert the Song

Click "Convert" to start converting Spotify songs to common audio format.

Convert Spotify Music Mac

After the conversion finished, you can find the DRM-free Spotify songs in the destination folder. And don't worry, the output quality of the converted songs are the same with original ones. Now, we can move to next step.

Part 3. Burn the Spotify Songs to A CD

It's easy for us to burn common audio tracks to the CD. And here are many free programs which can use to burn audio CDs such as Windows Media Player and iTunes. Thus, I intend to talk about how to burn Spotify songs to a CD using iTunes and Windows Media Player.

Note: You need to ware that if your personal computer has an internal drive enabling you to burn CDs, if not, you need to prepare an external one.

Now, let's get started.

For Mac Users, Burn CD from Spotify with iTunes.

Step 1. Open iTunes and Create a Playlist

Run iTunes and click "File" > "New" > "Playlist" to create a new playlist.

Step 2. Add Songs

Simply drag and drop the converted Spotify songs to the playlist you just created.

Step 3. Insert A Blank CD

Insert the CD and wait for it to be recognized.

Step 4. Burn settings

Click "File" and then "Burn Playlist to Disc" and then figure out burn settings. You can adjust speed, gap, format.

Step 5. Start Burning

Click "Burn" and wait for your songs to be burned to the CD.

Start Burning

For Windows Users, Burn CD from Spotify with Windows Media Player.

Step 1. Insert blank CD to your CD room and click to open Window Media Player.

Step 2. Drag the music to the Windows Media Player interface and click Burn.

Step 3. Hit the "Burn Options" and choose the Disc type to burn.

Step 4. [Optional] Click on "More Burn Options" on the interface of Burn Options.

Step 5. Click "Apply" > "OK" when all the settings are done.

Step 6. Click "Start burn" to Burn CD from the Converted Spotify Music.

Burn CD from Spotify with Windows Media Player

With the help of TuneFab Spotify Music Converter, iTunes and Windows Media Player, we finally burn Spotify music to a CD. If you are one of Spotify users who want to burn the favorite music to CD, then download the trial version to have a try.

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