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How to Listen to Spotify on Xbox 360

By Tony Moton

October 14, 2018

I think everyone knows that Xbox 360 doesn't support the download of Spotify App. Therefore, when you want to listen to Spotify on it, what you gonna do? I also came across this problem before when I bought my first Xbox 360 console, however, I kept searching online, and finally found out one solution – convert the music and transfer the Xbox 360 console, want to know how I do this? Then keep reading.


Part 1. Tutorial on How to Listen to Spotify on Xbox 360

Xbox 360 is a home video game console developed by Microsoft. However, we all know that it cannot download the Spotify App directly, so here I strongly recommend a tool: TuneFab Spotify Music Converter.

And I'm gonna show you how to use this tool to achieve playing Spotify music on Xbox 360.

Step 1. Download and Utility and Launch It

Tap TuneFab Spotify Music Converter, and get the free download. When launching the program, you can see the concise interface and also the main functions.

TuneFab Spotify Music Converter Get Started

Step 2. Launch Spotify and Transfer Music to TuneFab

#1 Open the Spotify on PC and then copy the Playlist list, Embed code, Spotify music URL.

#2 Get back to TuneFab Spotify Converter and paste the Playlist list, Embed code, Spotify URL to the search bar.

Add Spotify Songs to TuneFab

Step 3. Select an Output Format

To download the Spotify music is just to convert it to other formats. There are several choices, like MP3, M4A, FLAC, WAV. In this article, we use MP3 as an example. All options are accessible, just choose whatever you want.

Select MP3 as Output Format

Step 4. Convert Spotify Music to MP3 Format

Tap "Convert" on the top of the menu, what you need to do is just wait for the conversion done. It won't take a long time when finished, also can check the history to see if every song is converted.

Convert Spotify Music to MP3 Format

Note: After converting all the songs, open the folder, and then use the USB cable transferring the music from PC to Xbox 360 console. Not complicated but deserves a try.

As you can see from the process, TuneFab Spotify Music Converter is easy to use. It is a free program enabling you to convert the songs, playlists, albums in Spotify to DRM-free MP3, M4A, WAV, FLAC, etc. or download them with less quality loss.

Part 2. More Tips:  Xbox 360 VS Xbox One

#1 What is Xbox 360?

Xbox 360, a home video game console, is developed by Microsoft. It features an online service, Xbox Live, which was expanded from its previous iteration on the original Xbox and received regular updates during the console's lifetime.

Xbox 360 Pic

#2 What is Xbox One?

Xbox One is a line of eighth generation home video game consoles developed by Microsoft. It places an increased emphasis on cloud computing, also the social networking features, and the ability to record and share video clips or screenshots from gameplay, or live-stream directly to streaming services like Mixer and Twitch.

Xbox One Pic

#3 Differences between Xbox 360 and Xbox One

For direct comparison, there is a table provided below:

Xbox 360

Xbox One

Online Service

Xbox Live for multiplayer support;

Support movies, music and games downloading;

Online surfing

Xbox Live; (But needs to pay -- $60 annually or $25 quarterly)


7th generation console

8th generation console





$199.99 for 4GB console;

$299.99 for 4GB with Kinect;

$299.99 for 250GB console;

$419.99 for 250GB console with Kinect

$399 without Kinect;

$499 with Kinect;

Audio Output

Stereo RCA;

Optical Toslink;


Optical Toslink;


Download Spotify APP



From the table above, we also can notice that, between Xbox 360 and Xbox One, only Xbox One can achieve downloading the Spotify APP directly. For your convenience, I found an article which might be helpful if you want to listen to the Spotify music on Xbox One: How to Listen Spotify Music on Xbox One?

Oh, right. Talking about the Xbox series, it reminds me that one of my friends, he bought a new Xbox 360 but doesn't just want to listen to Spotify music but also maybe can watch some iTunes movies or videos on it. Therefore, as for help, I also share the article I found here, maybe you will need this: How to Watch iTunes Movies on Xbox 360?

With the detailed tutorial, I believe you have already tried how to get Spotify music access to Xbox 360 console. Listening to Spotify on Xbox 360 now is not a big deal under TuneFab Spotify Music Converter. If that helps you, feel free to share and follow us for more upcoming tutorials.

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