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How to Import iTunes Playlist to Spotify

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By Justin SabrinaUpdated on September 01, 2021

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[Summary]: In February 2018, Spotify removed the ability to add iTunes playlists to Spotify. Here's a better alternative to using UkeySoft Apple Music Converter to directly remove DRM from iTunes songs or iTunes playlists and convert to MP3 / AAC / WAV / FLAC, so that iTunes music files can be scanned to Spotify for streaming.

If you've been a big fan of Spotify, you should know that you can easily import iTunes playlists into Spotify before February 2018, after which Spotify removes this feature. Spotify is undoubtedly a great streaming music platform that continues to grow its music library and add great features. While it removes some great features, such as the ability to manually import iTunes playlists into Spotify, Spotify still has a large number of hardcore fans. For those who want to transfer iTunes songs & playlists, Apple Music songs to Spotify, don't be discouraged, here we will share a better way to transfer iTunes library to Spotify.

If you want to play iTunes songs in the Spotify app, it is recommended that you convert iTunes songs to MP3 before importing the playlist into Spotify. UkeySoft Apple Music Converter is exactly what you need. It is dedicated to removing DRM protection from Apple Music and converting iTunes M4P, M4A, M4B files and Apple Music files to DRM-free MP3, WAV, AAC or FLAC. After conversion, the quality of the original audio will be saved 100%. Plus, you are supported to convert audio files with up to 16X faster conversion speed and ID3 Tags and metadata would be preserved. After getting the MP3 local music file, you can freely transfer iTunes playlist from local computer to Spotify, or play iTunes music on other devices such as MP3 players, PSP/PS3/PS4 without installing iTunes.

Main Features of UkeySoft:

  • Remove DRM from iTunes music, Apple Music, audiobooks.
  • Convert iTunes M4P music files to MP3, M4A, AAC, AC3, AIFF, AU, FLAC, M4R, and MKA.
  • Keep ID3 Tags information and metadata after conversion.
  • Convert iTunes audio at 16X faster speed with 100% lossless quality kept.

Steps to Transfer iTunes Playlists to Spotify

Step 1. Launch UkeySoft Apple Music Converter
To make things go smoothly, we recommend that you first add the iTunes playlist to the iTunes library. When UkeySoft Apple Music Converter is running, iTunes also automatically launches and loads all iTunes media, including iTunes M4P music, audiobooks, Apple Music Songs and iTunes M4V movies, TV shows and music videos.

UkeySoft Apple Music Converter interface

Step 2. Select iTunes Playlist to Convert
Navigate to the "Playlist" from the left column and find the playlist you want to convert. The program has batch conversion capabilities so you can select one or more playlists.

Choose Apple Music Tracks

Step 3. Choose MP3 as Output Format
UkeySoft Apple Music Converter supports 9 output formats: MP3, M4A, AC3, AAC, AIFF, AU, FLAC, M4R, MKA. Choose pre-designed profile settings or set bitrate, sample rate as you like.

Apple Music to mp3 converter

Step 4.Convert Apple Music and iTunes M4P Files to MP3
Finally, just click “Convert” button to convert iTunes playlists to MP3 as local files on your computer. During conversion, iTunes plays the Apple Music tracks in the background (muted), so you'd better not using iTunes before the conversion is finished.

convert apple music to mp3

Step 5. Import Converted iTunes Playlists or Songs to Spotify
Now, all the converted iTunes playlists are saved to your local computer. Launch Spotify on your computer, click “Edit” > “Preference” to find “Local Files” and click “ADD A SOURCE”. Then there will pop up a window, and you can choose the folders you saved converted iTunes music files with UkeySoft Apple Music Converter, then click “OK” to add converted iTunes playlist to Spotify. Once done, you can click “local Files” on the left bar to find your playlist.

add itunes playlist to spotify

Import iTunes Playlist to Spotify
Justin Sabrina

Justin Sabrina

Justin Sabrina has over 10 years of content writing experience. She specializes in product reviews, how-to guides, tips and tricks, top lists, etc. on data encryption, multi-media conversion, screen recording and iOS unlocking. At UkeySoft, she performs in-depth research SEO copywriting and collaborates with our R & D team to offer effective software solution, most of her articles on software are helpful and easy to read, helping our reader easily solve problems through using software or apps.


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