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Ultimate Guidance on How to Remove DRM from Spotify Music

By Iris Holmes

April 29, 2018

"Note: The files are DRM protected, you can't remove these file folders."

Users who listen to Spotify Music will discover that all the Spotify Music are under the DRM (Digital Right Management) protection. This confining DRM protection limits the users from further enjoying their Spotify Music. How to remove DRM from Spotify Music in an effective way still puzzles all the users in these days. But here comes a good new! You can remove DRM from Spotify Music right here from this post. Just stay with me and learn from it.

 Remove DRM from Spotify


People nowadays can enjoy Spotify Music by subscribing to 2 different kinds of membership: Free, Premium. However, the prizes of the membership vary from individual to individual. Users who listen to Spotify Music for free are allowed enjoy music with advertisements when the playlists playing in 160 kbps audio quality. However, the Premium users can enjoy more than the free one, like offline listening, no ads listening, unlimited skips. Spotify Music offers 2 kinds of premium, one for the family in $9.99 payment, the other for the individual in $14.99 payment. However, with all the services above, there is no actual solution on removing Spotify Music. Here, let's go for it on the following parts for removing DRM from Spotify.

Skill 1. Remove DRM from Spotify Music in Fast Conversion speed

In order to remove DRM from Spotify Music effectively, here you need a professional and valid converter or Spotify DRM removal for converting your Spotify Music. Here I highly recommend TuneFab Spotify Music Converter.

Compared with other converters, TuneFab Spotify Music Converter has some shining point as follows.

A. Multiple file formats for converted files. When killing the DRM from Spotify Music, you can choose the file formats, like FLAC, M4A, MP3, WAV for converted files.

B. Compact Interface. The whole converter is designed with the terse interfaces so that you can get rid of complicated clicks or uploading and downloading operations.

C. Superfast Conversion Speed. The whole conversion speed provided is calculated by our support team. So you can enjoy the professional conversion speed without taking any consideration. Besides, you can select the conversion speed for faster conversion, reached up to 5X.

Okay, How this converter work with the breaking the DRM from Spotify Music? First, take a few minutes for downloading the free version via the following button.

4 Steps of Guidance on How to Remove DRM from Spotify Music

Step 1. Launching TuneFab Spotify Music Converter

Attention! Don't quit the Spotify Music when you running the TuneFab Spotify Music Converter. It will help you with following steps.

Main Interface Mac

Step 2. Adding your Music by dragging and dropping music to the converter main interface

Go to your Spotify Music Library, dragging the Spotify Music, like tracks, playlists or album you want to break the DRM from and dropping them to the converter.

Drag and Drop Spotify Songs Mac

Step 3. Setting the Parameter of your Converter files

For file format: click on "Option" > "Advanced" to select your frequently used file formats.

Select Output Formats Mac

For file folder: click on "Option" > "General" to change your output folder locations.

Choose Output Folder Mac

Step 4. Click Convert to get your converted files

After all the parameters are getting ready, just click "Convert" button to get your non-DRM Spotify Music files.

Converting Spotify Music Mac

Video Tutorial: Removing DRM from Spotify Music

That's all the converting way to removing DRM from Spotify Music. You can use this way which is convenient, fast and handy to help you converting your Spotify Music to non-DRM file formats. However, there are another 2 ways for your reference. Each has its advantages for taking into consideration. Let's check it in the following parts.

Skill 2. Break DRM from Spotify Music in Recording Way

When talking about removing DRM from Spotify, there is another way to remove the DRM stably, say, using a recorder, then you can enjoy Spotify without any DRM protection. As for the tool, in order to get rid of surfing the Internet, again and again, I am going to share the most useful tool for you to have a try, namely TuneFab Screen Recorder.

TuneFab Screen Recorder is not only a screen recorder but also an excellent audio recorder. All the music coming from streaming music, it can perfectly be recorded and save as the common file format. What's more, it is a multiple function recorder, which not only records your music or audio from your computer but also you can record the gameplay and screen activities and more.

So let's move on to how it can remove the DRM from Spotify Music in the following steps.

Note: If you are the Mac users of Spotify Music, you need times for waiting the Mac version coming up. Or you can try the next skill.

Step 1. Launch The Recorder

Screen Recorder Interface

Step 2. Turn On your Spotify Music and Click Audio Recorder

 Open System Audio & Microphone

Note: Don't forget to turn on your system audio and microphone before recording.

Step 3. Set the File format and file folder location

For the Output file format, click on Gear button and further click "Settings" to select your audio file formats.

Select Output Format in Settings

For the output file folder, on the same preferences interface, click "General" to set the location.

 Change Location of Output Files

Step 4. Click on "REC" and save your recorded files

When all the settings are done, you can click on the REC to record your Spotify Music. When it is over, don't forget to turn it off by clicking stop and saving your recorded files.

 Change Location of Output Files

Skill 3. Kill DRM from Spotify Music with Online Tool

There are some online tools also for helping you with removing DRM from Spotify Music. Here, I am going to share the commonly used one of them for helping you killing DRM from your Spotify Music.

Chrome Plug-in: Deezify

If you are the users who use Chrome browser, you can go the explorer "Settings" > "More Tools" > "Get more extensions" > "Search the Store" to get this Plug-in added to your browsers. Hence, when you listening to Spotify Music, Deezify will help you download all the Spotify Music to MP3 file formats directly.

However, it is not so stable for converting your Spotify Music to MP3 file format.

That's all for removing Spotify Music from DRM protection. Pick up the one you preferred and then enjoy Spotify no-DRM files whenever you want. If I were you, I will choose the TuneFab Spotify Music Converter for good in that it is professional and all-around service.

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