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Ultimate Guide: How to Set Spotify Songs As Alarm

By Zoe Clarke

Updated on October 15, 2018

Previously, we have already shared the way to set Apple Music as alarm. But the situation is different when it comes to Spotify Music users. So, we are going to share you with the ultimate guide of setting Spotify Music as an alarm as follow. Keep reading.

Waking up with the favorite songs will be better than waking up with the systematic sounds, especially with Spotify Music. But when setting Spotify as an alarm, you may have found out it is difficult to make it. The reason why it is hard to set Spotify songs as an alarm is that the Spotify is under the DRM protection, limiting any self-editorial work like cutting Spotify as an alarm. Delightedly, there is good news that we finally find feasible ways to set Spotify as an alarm for Android and iOS users and the general way with TuneFab Spotify Music Converter. So, let's have a detailed look at these ways.


Part 1. For Android: SpotOn Alarm Wakes You Up With Spotify Alarm

SpotOn Alarm should be the primary choice for Android users mainly for two reasons.

1st, it asks for the access to Spotify by simply signing in to your Premium Spotify account, regardless of any complex actions.

2nd, this Android alarm works ordinarily like others that you will be quickly familiar with it.

Now let's turn to the specific steps to set Spotify as an alarm.

Step 1. Download and install SpotOn Alarm. Log in your premium Spotify account.

Step 2. Open the "Wake" tab and tap the green "+" button at the bottom to establish a new alarm.

Step 3. In the new screen, select the exact alarm time.

Step 4. Tap the green "TAP TO SELECT MUSIC", and then it will pop up the Spotify playlist for you to choose an alarm.

Step 5. There are also other interesting settings on this page. You can decide it as you like. After that, you have made it possible to set Spotify as an alarm.

Spoton Spotify Screenshot

Then you can go to bed, have a good sleep and wait for your favorite Spotify song alarming to wake you up. This Android alarm for Spotify also has some other functions to explore. But next, let's move on an alarm for iOS.

Part 2. For iOS: Alarm Clock for Spotify Comes to Your Spotify Alarm Friend

Alarm Clock for Spotify is specifically designed for iOS users to set Spotify as an alarm. Likewise, you can log in Spotify account to sync the playlist. But this alarm also accepts entrance to a connected Facebook account. Once you open it, you will find it is a bedside clock mode. That's the default settings without any treatment.

Let's see how to easily set Spotify as an alarm.

Step 1. Download and install Alarm Clock for Spotify. Log in your Spotify account.

Step 2. Run the Alarm. On the page, tap anywhere and the settings options will occur themselves.

Step 3. Select "Alarms" > "Add new alarm". Decide the alarming time and select how often you want the alarm to repeat.

Step 4. Tap "Playlist" and then tap "Add" in the upper right corner.

Step 5. Select a Spotify song as the alarm. All set, tap "Done" to ensure the selection and tap "Save" in the final step.

Wake Up With Spotify Alarm

It's also an easy way to use Alarm Clock for Spotify to set Spotify as an alarm. Just after 5 steps, then you can hear the pleasant Spotify singing to alarm you the next morning. However, an obvious shortage is that both apps don't go for free Spotify users. As such, a popular way for free & premium Spotify users is available to set Spotify as an alarm.

Part 3. A General & Popular Way to Set Spotify As An Alarm

Thinking differently, we have already know that it is DRM protection that prevents Spotify music from the source of alarm. In this sense, an easy and quick way to make it is to crack the barricade of Spotify DRM. And TuneFab Spotify Music Converter is such a tool that perfectly remove DRM from the Spotify Music, playlists and albums to multiple file formats, like MP3, FLAC, WAV and more in super fast conversion speed with the metadata kept, from 1X to 5X. 

After conversion, you can transfer the DRM-free Spotify music to the mobile phone and set it as alarm normally. This Spotify processor is also appreciated for an easy-to-handle operation.

Step 1. Download and install TuneFab Spotify Music Converter.

Step 2. Run it and the Spotify app on your PC is launched automatically to sync the playlist with the converter.

Step 3. Click "Add Files" and then directly drag songs or the whole playlist from Spotify to the Converter.

TuneFab Spotify Music Converter

Step 4. Come to "Options" > "Advanced". Select one proper format according to your phone.

Select Output Formats Mac

Step 5. Click "Convert" and TuneFab Spotify Music Converter will quickly convert Spotify music to DRM-free audio.

Converting Spotify Music Mac

Step 6. Transfer the Converted music to iPhone/Android and Set Spotify as Alarm Now.

Having got the converted Spotify Music, how to transfer to your iPhone and set Spotify Music as an alarm? Traditionally you can do it with iTunes. But I am going to share you with the brand new way to transfer Spotify music to iPhone, that utilizes some professional and the same function iOS data transfer TuneFab WeTrans.

Note: For Android users, please insert the USB cable to your smartphone and copy and paste the converted files to your Smartphone music folder. Then you can use Spotify songs as an alarm now.

TuneFab WeTrans is a professional iOS transfer for syncing your iPhone data to your PC and other iOS devices. It makes it easy to transfer music, video, contacts and photos in between iPhone and PC at the superfast transmission speed.

a. Use the USB cable to connect iPhone with TuneFab WeTrans. You can see the interface below.

Main Interface of WeTrans

b. Tap "Trust" on iOS devices before transferring your converted files to your iPhone. Please make sure you have unlocked your iOS devices.

Trust iOS Devices

c. Click to "Music" after authorized your iOS device then you will catch sight of the music library from your iCloud Music Library.

Transfer Music to iOS Devices

d. Click to "+" button and then add the converted files to your iPhone. After adding is finished, you can set the Spotify Music as the alarm now.

Add Music to iOS Devices

Now you have managed to set Spotify Music as an alarm with the help of TuneFab Spotify Music Converter and TuneFab WeTrans. It's ok to directly install an alarm app if you are a premium Spotify user. But for free users, converting Spotify music and transferring music to iOS devices to set the alarm is the ultimate and more popular method. Moreover, this way also offers you an offline Spotify listening regardless of time and space. Enjoy it!

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