Can You Import Spotify Music to Shotcut? Solved!

For people who work in the media field or love music and video making, Shotcut can not be an unfamiliar tool. Shotcut is a cross-platform video editor for FreeBSD, Linux, macOS and Windows. Most importantly, it's free to edit your videos on it.

When it comes to video making, music is indispensable. Good music on videos can leave you a deep impression and attract your eyes and mind. Well, it's not doubtful that Spotify is popular among users with its variety and quality. Here comes a question. How can you import Spotify music to Shotcut for your videos? Let's explore it in the following words.

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Part 1. Can You Import Spotify Music to Shotcut

Shotcut supports various audio formats from streaming music servicer. However, the format of Spotify songs is different from other audio files. Besides, if you own the premium account of Spotify, you can download Spotify music for listening without ads and with high quality. But you are not allowed to save them on Shotcut for playback. That means you have no right to play it on Shotcut. Therefore, the only way for you to extract music from Spotify is to change the Spotify formats into common ones like MP3.

DRmare Spotify Music Converter can be a good partner to convert Spotify music to MP3, FLAC, WAV, AAC, W4A and W4B files. You will be amazed at the lossless converted Spotify playlists. The songs will be kept with all their data includes title, group, album cover, genre, year, artist, etc. So you don't need to figure out how to identify the songs and make groups among them. Furthermore, you can get the transferred Spotify files in a coffee time as the conversion speed reaches to 5X faster speed.

With the DRmare Spotify Music Converter, you can add Spotify music to video on Shotcut as background music or on other platforms. Subscription to Spotify can be canceled and free Spotify downloads are what you get with the assistance of the DRmare program.

DRmare Spotify Music Converter

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  • Convert Spotify music to common audio files for Shotcut.
  • Download Spotify music to MP3, FLAC, AAC, WAV, W4A and W4B.
  • Save ID3 tags of Spotify music, customize output settings.
  • Work at 5X faster speed, pay you back lossless Spotify tracks.

Part 2. Add Spotify Music to Shotcut Video - Perfect Way

Try to make clear the detailed steps to move Spotify music to Shotcut now? Let's start the trip!

Step 1Stream Spotify Music to DRmare
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The DRmare Spotify Music Converter works well in both Windows and Mac computers. First of all, install and open the DRmare software on your computer. The Spotify app will also be launched at the same time. Now pick the songs from Spotify for Shotcut's editing and drag them to the conversion window. Or you can copy & paste their URL to the DRmare's search bar. Then click the "+" icon to add them.
Step 2Set Output Format for Shotcut
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How to choose your favorite output format? Hit the "Preference" button on the top of the window. Then you can see that there are six formats for you. You are also inspired to customize the channel. Bit rate and sample rate for the quality you want. What's more, you can reset the folder for Spotify files by tapping on the icon "Converted".
Step 3Start to Convert Spotify Music
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Now it's time to download Spotify music. Press on the button "Convert" on the bottom. The Spotify music files uploaded will be converted in batch. Within a few minutes, you can gain the Spotify tracks in the history folder. By the way, the free version enables you to have a one-third file of a Spotify song. You can buy the DRmare Spotify Music Converter to win a whole Spotify file.
Step 4Upload Spotify Music to Shotcut

The last step is to send converted Spotify music to Shotcut. Finish the works the guide shows. Then you can edit your videos on Shoucut as you like.

1. Launch Shotcut on your computer. Drop your mouse on the "Open File" option on the top menu. Then you can load the video you need to edit.

2. Hit icon "Add Audio Tracks" to import Spotify music to Shotcut. Another way to do it is to drag and drop them directly to the timeline.

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3. Now you can use the Spotify music to do the video editing. With the audio effects and lossless Spotify music, you will definitely make a perfect video on Shotcut.

Moreover, you can also send the Spotify music to other editing software or players as you need. The DRmare Spotify Music Downloader can help you listen to Spotify music offline on your devices and take advantage of them freely for personal use.

Posted on Mar 9, 2020 4:12 PM / Post for Spotify Music Tips
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Harry Zamorski

Staff Editor

Harry Zamorski is a music enthusiast who writes a lot of reviews of hot music and helpful tips for playing Spotify music anywhere.