"I have a fantastic Samsung QLED TV. How can I play my downloaded Apple Music from iTunes to Samsung TV? I have tried to transfer the M4P songs via the USB thumb drive, but the files are not recognized. Please help. " - Question from Apple community
Nothing is more comfortable than lying on the sofa at home to watch a thrill movie, listen to favorite songs from your TV. As the biggest electronic company, Samsung develops multiple top smart TVs with most engaging viewing experience and appealing surround audio effect. It supports a large list of streaming services like Netflix, Prime Video, Hulu, Spotify, Vudu, Plex. HBO Now, etc. Unfortunately, there is not an Apple Music app for Samsung smart TV. This makes it complicated to stream Apple Music songs. But you don't have to worry because we have already found out the feasible solution here for you.
Part 1. Best Solution to Listen to iTunes Music M4P Files on Samsung TV
Apple Music are combined with digital rights management protection. This means they are locked within Apple's ecosystem. In general, you can only stream Apple Music on iOS portable devices like iPhone, iPad, iPod, Apple TV or Mac computers or other devices with the official app. If you have an iPhone and Apple TV, it will be a breeze to AirPlay or mirror iPhone to Samsung TV. But what if you don't? Do you have to spend a large amount of money to get Apple TV? Is there a way to transfer M4P music files directly?
Take it easy, there is a best way to get Apple Music on Samsung smart TV. It works greatly and has no requirement of an Apple TV. All you need is to stop the DRM protection. How? DRmare Apple Music Song Converter for Windows/Mac is a comprehensive tool to crack DRM protection from iTunes songs, Apple Music, Audible audiobooks, iTunes podcasts and much more. It is powerful yet easy to use. You can do a few steps to import the songs and click "Convert" button. If you are interested, you click the "Download" button get the free trial version into your Mac or Windows computer to evaluate it out.
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Part 2. Steps to Convert Apple Music to DRM Free Files
Can't wait to see how it works? Let's get started to do that. Note: Please make sure you have downloaded and imported all the Apple Music M4P files you want into iTunes music library.
Step 1Import DRM M4P songs
You can drag and drop the audio files from your local computer to the DRmare software main screen or you can click the "Add Files" button to browse the Apple music files to import directly. In case the files don't show on iTunes, this maybe caused by the iTunes settings. Just go to the 'Preferences' Window and then enable the option "share iTunes library XML with other applications".
Step 2Choose a Samsung compatible audio format
Samsung smart TV comes with built-in media player and it supports to install any kinds of third party music players, so you don't need to worry about the compatibility of the audio format. Generally, MP3 which is highly recommended works for any scenarios. But if you want to convert your Apple Music songs losslessly, you can choose "FLAC" or "WAV".
Step 3Crack DRM protection from Apple Music
Check to confirm if everything is set as you want, then DRmare Apple Music Converter will convert all the music files to the new files in batch. Normally it takes a few minutes to convert couples of files. However, if you have thousands of songs, it may take a long time. You just need to leave it to run, DRmare software can encode them smartly. Note: Sometimes if there is no response after click "Converting", you can try to disable your anti-virus and firewalls.
Part 3. Transfer Apple Music to Play on Samsung TV via USB
Now all the iTunes M4P files should have no DRM encryption, you are able to stream the converted iTunes music through Samsung smart TV via USB. The instruction below will show you how to do just that.
Step 1. Connect the USB flash drive with the stored audio content into the USB In port of your TV.
Step 2. Press the "Home" button on the Samsung remote control to access the TV Home Screen.
Step 3. Use the directional keys to navigate to and select "Source" menu and then select the very USB disk you have just inserted.
Step 4. The TV will show a thumbnail list of the music files saved on your USB stick.
Step 5. You can take a look at the media files and select the Apple Music you want to start to play on Samsung TV.
Have you learned the tutorial well? Actually by removing DRM, you can stream the media files in any devices such as MP3 players, car infotainment systems, game consoles and a lot of more. If you encounter any technical issue or have any questions, please just feel free to contact us.