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How to Enjoy Spotify Music on iPod Classic

By Zoe Clarke

November 10, 2018

When listening to music, what portable devices would you like to choose? For music lovers, iPod is one of the best choices as iPod is a professional and portable music equipment which can sync to iTunes. Among the current iPod series including iPod touch, iPod nano, iPod shuffle, iPod classic and iPod mini, music enthusiasts may prefer iPod classic for its wonderful audio quality. With classic design dates back to 2001's original iPod model, iPod classic is dedicated to playing music, podcasts, audiobooks and videos. Besides, users can create instant 25-song playlist based on the musical characteristics of a single song. But you may also find that you can't sync Spotify to iPod classic via Spotify app which works with iPod touch and iPod shuffle. Why can't sync Spotify to iPod classic? How to enjoy Spotify music on iPod classic? Go on and find the best method here.

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Part 1. Why Can't Sync Spotify to iPod Classic

As of today, Spotify is available for almost all modern devices including Windows, Mac OS and Linux computers, iOS, Windows Phone and Android smartphones and tablets, as well as the Playstation and Xbox one home consoles. The new generations of iPod like iPod touch and iPod shuffle can also work with Spotify, but not include iPod classic. There are no apps on the iPod classic, so users can't sync it to Spotify. In addition to that, though Spotify Premium subscribers can download Spotify music, downloaded Spotify music is OGG format and protected with DRM, which can't be played on iPod classic. Then how to play Spotify music on iPod classic?

Part 2. Recommended Way for Playing Spotify Music on iPod Classic

Actually, you don't need to feel upset about that, because you can still play Spotify music on your iPod classic by removing DRM and converting Spotify music to MP3 formats with a professional converter. Referring to Spotify to MP3 converter, I highly recommend that you try TuneFab Spotify Music Converter. True to its name, it is a reliable software supporting conversion of songs, playlists, albums in Spotify to DRM-free MP3, M4A, WAV, FLAC without any quality loss. In addition to that, TuneFab Spotify Music Converter also features 5X conversion speed and audio parameters customization. To download this professional converter, you need to click on "Try It Free" button below.

Step 1. Register the Program

When you launch TuneFab Spotify Music Converter, the Spotify software will be activated automatically if you have installed the latest Spotify software on your PC. Before starting conversion, you had better register the program as the free trial version doesn't allow you to convert the whole Spotify music. Therefore you need to purchase the program by click here and then click "Enter Key" button and enter the activation code. After that, you can get the full version.


Step 2. Add Spotify Music

To add Spotify music to the converter, click "Add Files", then drag and drop songs, playlists or albums from Spotify to the interface as below. Besides, you can also copy the link from Spotify and paste it on the bottom left of the interface. After that, click on "Add" button to add these Spotify tracks to the program.

Add Spotify Music

Step 3. Customize Output Music Files

To select output format, go to "Options" >> "Advanced" option, then choose MP3 as output format, but you can also select M4A, WAV or FLAC. Besides, you can also change sample rate and bitrate as you like.

Select Output Format

To change output folder, go to "General" option, then select the folder you plan to save your converted Spotify music in.

Select Output Folder

Step 4. Convert Spotify Music

After all is settled, click on "Convert" button to start conversion. When it is completed, you will find converted Spotify music on output file.

Convert Spotify Music

Step 5. Import Converted Spotify Music to iPod Classic

Now that Spotify music are converted to popular format and removed DRM, you can import them to iPod classic by iTunes. First Connect your iPod classic to computer via a cable, then launch iTunes and select the converted Spotify music. At last drag and drop them to your iPod classic directly. Just wait a little time, then you can enjoy Spotify music on iPod classic.

Import Converted Spotify Music

Part 3. Recommended Spotify Playlists

It is really easy and convenient to convert Spotify music to MP3 with the help of TuneFab Spotify Music Converter. So just try to download and transfer Spotify music to your iPod classic now. In case you are looking for some pleasant music on Spotify, here comes with some popular Spotify playlists that you can't miss.

1. Today's Top Hits (Including 50 songs)

Description: The top 50 songs are based on official sales of downloads and playing times in 2018. If you want to catch the latest music trend, then click the playlist link below for listening.

Enjoy the playlist: Today's Top Hits

Today's Top Hits

2. Your Favorite Coffeehouse (Including 98 songs)

Description: Sometimes, you may want to listen to some relaxing music. Then download this playlist to your iPod classic, it can make you peaceful. You can think about other matters when listening to this playlist without disturbance.

Enjoy the playlist: Your Favorite Coffeehouse

Your Favorite Coffeehouse

3. Have A Great Day (Including 100 songs)

Description: No matter where you are, enjoyable music should be a wonderful choice as a comfortable rhythm can always give yourself a good mood. The playlist includes cozy songs which can give you a sense of happiness. Don't miss it.

Enjoy the playlist: Have A Great Day

Have A Great Day

As Spotify has a large music library, you will always find songs you like on Spotify. But if you want to play Spotify music on your iPod classic, then don't forget to download TuneFab Spotify Music Converter first as this liable Spotify downloader can make it easier to convert Spotify music to MP3.

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