DRmare Spotify Music Converter

Best music converter for Spotify to download and convert Spotify music

  • Download Spotify song, etc. without a Spotify Premium account
  • Convert Spotify to MP3, WAV, FLAC, AAC, M4A and M4B
  • Play Spotify music anywhere and anytime offline
  • Run at a faster speed without touching the audio quality

How to Connect and Play Spotify on TV [Top 6 Methods]

Listening to your favorite Spotify music on a bigger screen adds a new dimension to your entertainment experience. Can you play Spotify on TV? Yes! You can directly download and listen to Spotify on compatible smart TVs and control the music playback via the TV remote. Also, you can use Spotify Connect, AirPlay, Cast, USB port, and other features to connect Spotify to TV, and then control Spotify music via your device.

In this post, we will detail the top 6 ways to cast and get Spotify on TV. You can choose the most suitable one from various methods depending on the type of TV and the devices you have.

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Part 1. How to Get Spotify on TV via Spotify TV Ap

Is There a Spotify App for TV?

Many modern smart TVs are equipped with the Spotify app. Some are preinstalled Spotify, and others can be found on TV's app store and download Spotify on TV directly. You can check out the list of available smart TVs coming with the Spotify app:

  • Andorid TVs running Android OS 5.0 or above.
  • Many Samsung smart TVs come with the Spotify app, and you can download it from the Samsung Smart Hub.
  • LG smart TVs often have the Spotify app available for download from the LG Content Store.
  • Sony smart TVs, especially those running Android TV, commonly feature the Spotify app, which can be found on the Google Play Store.
  • Some Vizio smart TVs may have the Spotify app available in the app store.
  • TCL smart TVs with Roku TV often have a wide range of apps available, including Spotify.
  • Some Panasonic smart TVs have the Spotify app, depending on the model and region.
  • Certain Philips smart TVs may offer the Spotify app through their app store.

How to Download and Get Spotify on TV

If you use one of them, you can play Spotify songs on your smart TV with ease. And here you can learn how to turn Spotify into TV mode.

Step 1. Open your smart TV, search for the Spotify app, and install it on your TV.

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Step 2. Start the Spotify app for TV on your device. Then log in to your Spotify credentials via one of the following three ways.

  • Create a new Spotify account or enter the existing Spotify email address and password. For users who using Facebook, please create a password to authorize your account.
  • Launch your Spotify app on your device, and click the "device" icon to find your TV via the Spotify Connect feature.
  • Choose the LOG IN WITH PIN on your TV, go to on your other device, and enter the pairing TV code to access your Spotify account.

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Step 3. Once logged in, you can browse and play your favorite Spotify tracks on a smart TV via the remote control.

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Part 2. How to Play Spotify on TV without App

If your smart TV doesn't have a Spotify app, you can try this workable, stable, and forever way. That's to play Spotify on a smart TV without an app from a USB drive. This way works with all smart TVs equipped with a USB port.

To do this, you need to convert Spotify music as local files first before saving them to the USB drive. That's because Spotify music files are under protection which can't be put on other devices directly. So here, to help you, you can use DRmare Spotify Downloader to finish the process.

This tool can download any audio content from the Spotify service without a Spotify Premium account. And then it can convert Spotify songs to MP3, FLAC, WAV andtify other audio formats. Besides, it can preserve full metadata and the original music quality of Spotify audio tracks. Later, Spotify local files will be saved on your computer. Then you can transfer Spotify music to USB drive for use on any smart TV offline you like.

DRmare Spotify Converter

drmare spotify music converter
  • Support to free download Spotify songs, podcasts, playlists and so on
  • Convert Spotify audio content to plain audio formats like MP3, M4A and more
  • Keep Spotify ID3 tags and original quality after converting
  • Support to use Spotify on smart TV offline by a USB drive

How to Play Spotify Through Smart TV

Now, let's move on reading how to use DRmare Spotify Music Converter to convert and download Spotify music for all smart TVs. And then copy Spotify files to USB flash drive for use on TVs with ease.

Step 1 Load Spotify tracks into DRmare Spotify Music Converter
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Open DRmare Spotify Music Converter on your computer once you installed it. Then locate and drag tracks from the Spotify app to the DRmare tool. The Spotify app is opened automatically when you started the DRmare program. So, you don't need to open it separately. Besides, you can import Spotify music files to the DRmare tool by copying it link address. Then back to the DRmare program, put it into the blank bar and click on the '+' icon.
Step 2Reset Spotify audio format for smart TVs
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Now, choose a compatible audio format for playing Spotify on TV by the USB drive. Please click on the menu icon on the DRmare Spotify Music Converter tool. Then choose 'Preferences' and tap 'Convert' in the new window. Later, you can start to change audio format, bit rate and so on for Spotify music files. After that, you need to touch the 'OK' button.
Step 3Download and convert Spotify music for TV
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At last, start converting Spotify files by click on the 'Convert' button. Once the process finished, then hit on the 'history' icon to check local Spotify music tracks on your computer.
Step 4Use Spotify on TV without app
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Then you can insert the USB drive into your computer and save Spotify playlist to USB drive. After that, you can put the USB stick with Spotify songs into the USB port of your TV. Then you can stream Spotify on smart TV through a USB drive.

Part 3. How to Connect Spotify to TV via Spotify Connect

If you can't download Spotify on TV, you can also use Spotify Connect feature to stream Spotify music to your smart TV. This way is available for Spotify Premium users only and you need to connect both your TV and your device to the same WiFi network. With it, you can play Spotify songs on any device by using your mobile or desktop device. Now, we will show you how this way works.

Connect Spotify on Smart TV from Phone/Computer

Step 1. Launch the Spotify app from your computer or mobile phone/tablet.

Step 2. Choose and play a Spotify song, playlist or else you like.

Step 3. Go to the 'Now Playing' screen and hit on the 'device' icon.

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Step 4. Pick up your smart TV and connect Spotify to TV to enjoy music.

Part 4. How to Cast Spotify to TV via Google Chromecast

Using Google Chromecast feature to play Spotify on TV is quite the same as using Spotify Connect. If your smart TV supports Chromecast device, then you can use this method. And you can follow the steps below to do that.

How to Cast Spotify to Smart TV

Step 1. First, connect your Chromecast device to your mobile phone with the same WiFi network. Then plug the Chromecast into the HDMI port of your TV and set up the device.

plug chromecast into smart tv

Step 2. Open the Spotify app from your mobile device.

Step 3. Find and play a track you like and go to its playing detail page.

Step 4. Tap the 'device' icon and choose your smart TV with Chromecast. At last, you can control and use Spotify on TV.

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View also: How to Cast Spotify to Chromcast

Part 5. How to Play Spotify on TV from iPhone via AirPlay

If you are using an Apple TV, then you can use AirPlay feature to stream media content from your iOS device to your TV. If you use an Apple TV 4th generation and above, you can use Spotify on Apple TV via the built-in Spotify app.

How to Play Spotify on Apple TV

Step 1. Connect your Apple TV with the WiFi connection. Then go to the Settings section to enable AirPlay feature.

Step 2. Start the Spotify application on your iOS device. Then sign in to your Spotify account.

Step 3. Play a song and open the AirPlay feature on your mobile device.

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Step 4. Choose 'Apple TV' from the list to connect your Spotify to your smart TV.

Part 6. How to Use Spotify on Smart TV via Game Consoles

Spotify also works with game consoles like PS4/5, Xbox One and so on. And it also allows users to stream Spotify music to TV via game consoles. Now, we will show you how to pair Spotify with TV via PS4 game console.

Step 1. Plug your PS4 device into the HDMI port of your smart TV.

Step 2. Head to the 'PlayStation Store' on your PS4 to find and download Spotify app on your game console.

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Step 3. Run the Spotify app and log in to your account. Then choose 'Link Accounts'.

Step 4. Press and hold the 'PS' button on your controller. Then you will get the quick menu.

Step 5. Click on 'Music' > 'Spotify'. Then you can use your PlayStation 4 to control Spotify music playback on your TV.

View also: How to Play Spotify on PS4/PS5

Part 7. How to Fix Spotify Not Working on TV

Why is Spotify not working on my TV? Sometimes, you may face such an issue. And here we will list some solutions for you to solve this issue. Please check them out here.

1. Check the Internet Connection. Please make sure that both your devices are connected to a stable WiFi network. If not, then restart your router and connect to it again.

2. Check Spotify TV Update. If you are using an outdated Spotify app, then it may won't work on your smart TV. In this case, you need to head to upgrade it to the latest version.

3. Restart the Spotify App. You can try to force close the Spotify app on your device. Then re-open it to see whether it can work again.

4. Check Your TV System. Please ensure that your TV system is the latest version. If not, then Spotify can't work on your TV. And you need to update your TV's system to use it.

5. Reinstall Spotify App for TV. You can also try to uninstall and reinstall the Spotify app on your TV to fix the problem.

6. Check If Your TV Supports Chromecast/Spotify Connect Feature. If your smart TV doesn't support to stream media via Spotify Connect or Chromecast, then you won't get Spotify songs play on your TV.

7. Power Off Your Smart TV/Mobile Device. You can head to power off and power on your TV or mobile device to resolve Spotify not playing sound on TV issue.

8. Play Spotify Music on TV without App. If the above troubleshooting solutions can't fix Spotify not loading on TV problems, you can try to use DRmare Spotify Music Converter. It can download and listen to Spotify songs on TVs via the USB port without requiring a Spotify app for TV.

Part 8. FAQs about Playing Spotify on TV

Q1: How to see Spotify lyrics on TV?

You can start a song in the Spotify for TV app and enter the "Now Playing" screen. Then, go to the right corner and find the "Lyrics" button. Enable it and then you can see Spotify lyrics on your smart TV. Notes: not all songs have real-time lyrics.

see spotify lyrics on tv

Q2: What if my TV doesn't have the Spotify app?

If your TV doesn't have the Spotify app, you can still play Spotify on your TV using alternative methods. You can do it via casting, streaming devices like Chromecast, Roku, or game consoles, or connecting your computer to the TV via HDMI, or USB port.

Q3: Can I control Spotify playback on my TV from my smartphone?

Yes. If you are casting Spotify to your TV from mobile devices, you can control playback, adjust volume, and browse playlists from the Spotify app on your smartphone or tablet.

Part 9. In Conclusion

Now, you get 6 ways to connect and play Spotify on TV. You can choose the way to do that according to the TV you have. By the way, you can use DRmare Spotify Music Converter to cast Spotify to TV by a USB drive. In this way, you can enjoy Spotify music on any smart TV and other devices offline without the Spotify app.

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