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How to Download Music from Spotify for Free (Without Premium)

By Iris Holmes

Updated on August 12, 2021

With the Spotify app, Spotify Free users can enjoy Spotify music with limited features while Spotify Premium users are access to the full features of Spotify. However, neither Spotify Free nor Spotify Premium can get the Spotify music fully downloaded and saved as MP3. Users are confined to enjoy songs within the Spotify app only. So in this post, we are going to share with you how to download Spotify songs for free on desktop and mobile devices. Even you are in a free account (without Premium), you can use these methods to get Spotify music offline listening.

Though we will introduce how to save Spotify songs on iPhone/Android in this article, we recommend you download Spotify songs on the desktop for their high quality and compatibility. Download and try!


How to Download Spotify Songs for Free on Windows/Mac (Recommended)

At the beginning of this post, we recommend you download music from Spotify on your Windows or Mac for its high audio quality. In this part, we will introduce two third-party tools: TuneFab Spotify Music Converter and DZR Music Downloader.

Best Spotify Music Downloader - TuneFab Spotify Music Converter

TuneFab Spotify Music Converter enables users to remove DRM from Spotify songs and download Spotify songs in MP3, M4A, WAV(Windows), FLAC for free with 100% lossless quality at the same time. Besides, it can preserve the music information of the song such as the ID3 tags and metadata. Most importantly, with TuneFab Spotify Music Converter, users can enjoy the default super fast conversion speed, at least at 5X faster speed. More features you will get by clicking the link below to enjoy more.

Now, let's take a look at how it works on downloading Spotify Music without Premium.

Step 1. Download Spotify Music Converter. After the installation, launch it and you can see the main interface of TuneFab Spotify Music Converter. Enter the Spotify web player from its main feed.

Spotify Music Converter Main Interface

Step 2. Login Spotify account for letting TuneFab Spotify Music Converter to read your library. With the web player embedded inside the software, users no longer need to install Spotify app extractly.

Login Spotify Converter

Step 3. Now, users are only required to open the Spotify playlist and TuneFab will directly detect all the songs and analyze them for users. Therefore, the traditional copy-and-paste method has been replaced, which saves much time.

Analyze Spotify Playlist

Step 4. Go to "Preference" > "Advanced", and choose the output format(MP3, M4A, WAV, FLAC). Also, you are optional to change the sample rate (reach up to 44100hz) and bitrate (highest 320kbps) before conversion.

Select Output Format

Step 5. When all the settings have been completed, click "Convert All" or "Convert X Items" then you can manage to download songs from Spotify. Now you can just wait for the conversion done and then you can enjoy the music at any time. It will take a few minutes to convert the songs.

Download Music from Spotify for Free by Chrome Extension

To download Spotify songs for free, you have another choice - Chrome Extension. DZR Music Downloader is a free Spotify music downloader that enables users to download music not only from Deezer but Spotify.

As a free online Spotify music downloader, it's not always powerful and it cannot download all of the songs. If you have high requirements on audio quality, you may not like this downloader for it will degrade audio quality when ripping music from Spotify. If you aim at lossless music quality, you can try TuneFab Spotify Music Converter we recommend above.

DZR Music Downloader

How to Download Spotify Songs for Free on Android/iPhone

Though we recommend you download Spotify music on your computer because of the higher audio quality, it's possible to download Spotify songs for free without Premium on Android and iPhone.

For iPhone Users

If you are an iPhone user, you can try TweakBox to download Spotify songs. You can use it without jailbreak and then get Spotify premium for free. You can download this app in App Store on your iPhone. By the way, you can also directly record Spotify music by the in-built screen recorder on your iPhone.

Download Spotify Songs on iPhone

For Android Users

For Android users, you can also use a screen recorder like AZ Screen Recorder to save Spotify music for free. But it's not convenient compared with a specialized Spotify music downloader like Fildo - an audio streaming application that offers free of charge on Android. It can download Spotify albums instead of downloading single songs one by one. But you need to notice that this app may leak users' privacy.

Download Spotify Music for Free on Android


For the methods on how to download Spotify songs for free, we prefer TuneFab Spotify Music Converter because it can download music up to 320kbps which really means a lot to us.

Now it is your turn to use TuneFab Spotify Music Converter to download Spotify songs, playlists, albums for free by saving much time and with higher output quality. If you have any problem with enjoying Spotify music, please leave a comment or contact us.

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