Fixed: How to Play Spotify on Apple Watch

Does Spotify Work on Apple Watch series 3? – When I'm planning to download Spotify to my Apple Watch, Spotify claims that you are required to update the free account to Spotify premium. So I have subscribed to Spotify premium account. I hope that I can download popular streaming music from Spotify for offline listening on my Apple Watch.

But it seems like that my Apple Watch can't recognize downloaded Spotify offline music. Can I use Spotify on Apple Watch Series 3? If not, what should I do?

When I enter into Spotify Community, I have noticed that many Spotify users have the same obstacle when playing Spotify music on Apple Watch. It's not bad to sign up the premium subscription for downloading Spotify songs on Apple Watch. But please don't forget that there is no built-in Spotify app within Apple Watch. And Spotify songs are under DRM protection encoded with OGG files. Will we give up listening to Spotify on Apple Watch? Not really!

Here, I will share you the best solution to save Spotify songs to Apple Watch for offline playback.

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How to Import Spotify to Apple Music

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Part 1. Ultimate Spotify Converter to Use Spotify on Apple Watch

As we all know that there is no Spotify app on Apple Watch and when Spotify will be on Apple Watch is not sure. The downloaded Spotify tracks are encrypted by DRM copyright protection. And encoded with Apple Watch incompatible OGG format.

Fortunately, Apple Watch allows users to upload up to 2GB of local music files directly to the device. We need to figure out an alternative way to stream Spotify music to Apple Watch. Just convert Spotify music to plain MP3 files with the third-party professional Spotify song converter. And then you can make a full control of converted Spotify playlists on smartwatch OS.

To convert Spotify songs to Apple Watch supported MP3 format, you need to remove DRM from Spotify. Please download and installed DRmare Music Converter for Spotify.

It is an extraordinary Spotify song downloader and converter on your computer. With built-in DRM decryption technology, you can use this smart software to bypass Spotify DRM protection. And convert Spotify songs to common audio formats, like MP3, FLAC, WAV, M4A, etc. with zero quality loss. Also, you can use this Spotify music downloader to download songs, playlists and albums for offline listening. Even if you are using a free Spotify subscription.

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DRmare Spotify Music Converter

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  • Download Spotify songs, albums, playlists without subscribing Spotify premium
  • Batch convert thousands of Spotify songs at up to 5X converting speed
  • Remove DRM from Spotify music to MP3, AAC, M4A and other formats.
  • Play the converted music files on Apple Watch and other portable devices

Part 2. Complete Guide on How to Convert and Listen to Spotify Music on Apple Watch

You can refer to the following tutorial. It shows you how to remove DRM and convert Spotify songs to unprotected MP3 files for streaming music to Apple Watch. Here we go.

Step 1Add Spotify DRM music files to DRmare
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To import Spotify songs to DRmare Spotify Music Converter, there are two methods for your choice. You can directly drag and drop wanted Spotify playlists or albums to the DRmare's conversion window. Also, you are allowed to use URL link included Spotify tracks in DRmare search box.
Step 2Set MP3 as output format for Apple Watch
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Please touch the top menu -> Preferences to launch the format window. And then you can choose MP3 as the output format for Apple Watch. In fact, MP3 is the default output format for DRmare Spotify Playlist Downloader. So you can skip this step. Of course, you can also set other Apple Watch compatible format as the output format according to your needs.
Step 3Convert Spotify music to MP3 for Apple Watch
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Once all settings are ready, please click the Convert button at the bottom-right corner of the main screen. Music Converter for Spotify will automatically remove DRM. And convert Spotify OGG files to Apple Watch supported MP3 files. Generally speaking, DRmare software can work at 5X faster speed.
Step 4Stream converted Spotify songs to Apple Watch through iPhone
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Now, DRM Spotify music tracks converted to DRM-free MP3 files that compatible with Apple Watch. It's time to sync Spotify music to Apple Watch with the help of iPhone by following step-by-step guide.
1. Please connect iPhone with your computer via USB cable or the same Wifi. And then you can sync Spotify converted tracks from computer local folder to iPhone new playlists via iTunes.
2. Now, you can pair your iPhone and Apple Watch through Bluetooth. Once connected, please open Apple Watch app on your iPhone. Then tap My Watch -> Music -> Add Music to sync the new playlist including Spotify playlists to Apple Watch.
3. Once the sync's over, you can access Spotify music on your Apple Watch even without an iPhone nearby. Have a try and listen to Spotify songs on Apple Watch with ease.

Part 3. Alternative Software to Store Spotify on Apple Watch Series 3

DRmare Song Converter for Spotify can download any track like playlists and albums from Spotify and convert them to a wide variety of common audio formats no matter you are using a free or premium account. However, if you have already subscribed Spotify premium, there is a free software namely Spotty to help you play Spotify music on Apple Watch.

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You just need to download and install the Spotty freeware on your paired iPhone and sing in your Spotify premium account, you will see the whole list of your Spotify tracks in the interface of Spotty. Please pair your iPhone and Apple Watch via Bluetooth, and then flip the sync switch in Spotty, Spotify songs will be processed and transferred to your Apple Watch. Once the syncing process finishes, you just need to pop up your Apple Watch from Spotty software and Apple Watch will switch into offline mode. Now, you can listen to Spotify offline songs on Apple Watch freely.

Dec. 12, 2018 3:02 pm

Posted by Harry Zamorski to Spotify Music Tips


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