CapCut is a popular video editing application that allows you to easily create and edit videos. It can be used on all devices, including mobile phones, computers, and even online directly in the browser. Its simple and easy-to-use features have attracted the favor of many enthusiasts. When editing a video, you can add background music or sound effects from CapCut's music library or your device. This can make your video more engaging and enjoyable to watch.
What about Apple Music? You may find that Apple Music is incompatible with CapCut and cannot be used on it. This is due to an audio format issue. Apple Music is saved in encrypted M4P format, which is not supported by CapCut. But don't worry, today we introduce you the best conversion tool - DRmare Apple Music Converter to make Apple Music compatible with CapCut. Follow us to learn how to add music to CapCut from Apple Music easily.
See also: How to Import Spotify Songs to CapCut
Part 1. CapCut Apple Music Integration - Tool Required
CapCut allows users to import their own music files to edit videos. However, when it comes to Apple Music, things are not so easy. CapCut does not support adding Apple Music directly to your videos. While you can download songs from your Apple Music library to your device, you can't add them to CapCut either. This is because Apple Music songs are copyrighted and they are encoded in M4P format. CapCut only accepts audio files in MP3, WAV, WMA, and other unprotected formats.
|Apple Music Audio Format
|CapCut-supported Audio Format
|MP3, WAV, M4A, FLAC, WMA
|DRmare Output Format
|MP3, WAV, M4A, FLAC, M4B, AAC,
In this case, DRmare Apple Music Converter will be your best helper. You can use it to losslessly convert Apple Music to CapCut-supported MP3, WAV, etc. With 30x ultra-fast conversion speed, you can get 100% original Apple Music files on your computer. Then you can easily add Apple Music to CapCut and use it as background music. In addition, you can also transfer these Apple Music songs to other devices and platforms for offline use. You can of course also save them permanently for unlimited listening. It is worth mentioning that it is also suitable for iTunes, Audible, and other audio files.
DRmare Apple Music Converter
Part 2. How to Get Apple Music on CapCut - Preparation
Now, in this part, you will learn how to convert Apple Music songs to CapCut Video Editor-supported audio files. Before that, please install the DRmare Audio Converter program for free via the 'Download' button above. Also, make sure you have downloaded Apple Music songs to your PC/Mac in advance.
- Step 1Import downloaded Apple Music tracks to DRmare Audio Converter
- Once installed the DRmare Audio Converter on your desktop, open it. When launched, import the downloaded Apple Music songs to it. You can just click on the 'add files' button on the left side to find and add Apple Music tracks to DRmare for converting. Or you can drag them directly into DRmare's main interface.
- Step 2Select output audio format for Apple Music CapCut
- When Apple Music tracks are loaded to the DRmare tool, you can go to alter its output audio format for use on CapCut. Please touch the 'audio' icon at the bottom right and then a new window will show where you can reset the audio format and other audio parameters. To add Apple Music to CapCut, you can set the output formats as MP3, M4A, WAV, or FLAC.
- Step 3Download and convert Apple Music for CapCut
- Find and touch the 'Convert' button on DRmare Audio Converter. And then you will get the local Apple Music files for CapCut on your computer. To find them, click on the 'History' icon on DRmare software or search in your local folders. Until now, you can listen to Apple Music songs offline even without a subscription, and you can import Apple Music to CapCut easily.
Part 3. How to Add Apple Music to CapCut on a Computer
With the above steps, you have converted Apple Music to common audio files and stored them on your computer. They are CapCut compatible and you can easily use them in CapCut videos. Whether you use CapCut's application or web tool, you can easily import Apple Music into it for use. Now, follow the tutorial below to learn how to use Apple Music on CapCut on your computer.
3.1 How to Add Music from Apple Music to CapCut on Desktop
Step 1. Start the CapCut program on your computer and click '+ New Project' to create a new project or open an existing project.
Step 2. Click on 'Media' at the top and then choose the 'Local' > 'Import' option. There you can add both audio and video to your project.
Step 3. Browse the converted Apple Music files and choose to import one of them to your video. Then you can drag the Apple Music songs to the video timeline.
4.2 How to Add Music to CapCut from Apple Music on the Web
Step 1. Navigate to CapCut's online editor on your computer and log in to your account.
Step 2. Click on 'Click to upload' to upload your video files.
Step 3. Choose the 'Media' option on the left and click on 'Project' > 'Upload'.
Step 4. Choose 'From computer' and you can browse your converted Apple Music files.
Step 5. Select the track you want to use in your CapCut project and click 'Open'.
Step 6. When added, you will see the Apple Music track appear, you can drag it to your video edit timeline.
Alternatively, you can drag and drop the converted Apple Music files from your computer to the main interface of CapCut.
Part 4. How to Import Apple Music to CapCut on iPhone/Android
The steps to add Apple Music to CapCut on your mobile device are similar to those on your computer. But you need to transfer the converted Apple Music songs to your mobile device first. Now, follow the tutorial below to learn how to add music to CapCut from Apple Music on your mobile device.
Step 1. First, transfer the converted Apple Music songs to your iPhone/Android phone.
Step 2. Launch the CapCut app on your mobile device.
Step 3. Click 'New Project' on the screen to create a video project.
Step 4. Once created a new video, hit on the 'Audio' tab in the bottom menu.
Step 5. Then choose the 'Sounds' option.
Step 6. Click on the 'Folder' icon to open 'Your Sounds' section and choose 'From Files' > 'Import from Files' to add the converted Apple Music songs on your device.
Step 7. Now confirm the song and click on the '+' button to add it to your video and start editing.
Part 5. FAQs about CapCut Apple Music
Q1: Does CapCut Have a Music Library??
A: Yes, CapCut has a music library with tons of free tracks. You can pick from a variety of pre-installed soundtracks to use in your videos.
Q2: How Do I Import Music into CapCut?
A: You can import your own music from your device or from CapCut's music library. Please note that you can only add non-copyrighted songs to CapCut.
Q3: How to Add Apple Music to CapCut Video Editor?
A: You can't directly add a song from Apple Music to CapCut. That's because Apple Music songs are not supported by CapCut. But you can use the DRmare Audio Converter to convert Apple Music songs to CapCut-supported files. Then you can use Apple Music on CapCut video.
Q4: What Formats of Media Files Do CapCut Support?
A: For audio format, CapCut supports MP3, WAV, M4A, FLAC, WMA, etc. While for video, it allows MP4, WMV, MOV and so on. Also, it support image in formats like JPEG, GIF, TIFF and BMP.
Q5: Does CapCut Have Watermark?
A: Yes. CapCut is free to use on Android and iOS mobile phones. Yet, there are watermarks in the ending and templates of its video editing.
Part 6. In Conclusion
Although CapCut does not support adding Apple Music to your videos directly, the above content lets you learn how to add music to CapCut from Apple Music. With DRmare Apple Music Converter, you can easily convert copyright-protected Apple Music songs to unprotected audio files. It does not affect any sound quality and the original metadata information is preserved. Then you can easily add Apple Music to CapCut or other video editing applications. Have fun creating and editing videos with perfect music!