Best Way to Add Music to iMovie from Tidal

For iMovie, it allows you to create and edit your videos according to your needs, such as adding effects, background music, etc. As for the background music, you are able to import your local music files to it. But if you add Tidal music to iMovie, you will find that you can't make it. This is because Tidal music can't be streamed to other devices, players, etc. for using. Thus, is there any way to use Tidal audios on iMovie?

Please don't worry. In this post, we are going to show you the best way to convert Tidal music and then add music to iMovie from Tidal. Just follow the tutorial below and see how to make it.

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Part 1. Convert Tidal Music Files via DRmare Tidal Music Converter

In order to add music from Tidal to iMovie successfully, you need to convert the Tidal audios to common audio formats first. In this case, now we are going to introduce the best tool for you. This tool is DRmare Tidal Music Converter, which is a powerful and professional program that can convert Tidal to plain audio formats.

With this tool, you are able to convert Tidal to AAC, FLAC, MP3, etc. with original quality and ID3 tags kept. In addition, it can batch convert Tidal music tracks at up to 5X faster speed, which saves lots of your time. After that, you can save the converted Tidal music files to your computer and stream them to iMovie for using.

DRmare Tidal Music Converter

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  • Convert Tidal to iMovie for offline using
  • Retain high quality and ID3 tags after converting
  • Batch convert Tidal music at 5X faster speed
  • Support output audio formats like M4A, M4B, WAV, etc.

Steps on How to Convert Tidal to iMovie

Here please follow the detailed tutorial below to begin to convert Tidal music files to plain audios. Then you can add Tidal to iMovie from your computer.

Step 1 Add Tidal music tracks to DRmare

At the beginning, please click the "Download" button above to download and install DRmare Tidal Music Converter on your computer. Then launch it and Tidal app will be opened at the same time. After that, you could enter to Tidal and discover the music that you want to add to iMovie for your videos. Once found the song, please copy the link of it and paste to the search box in the main interface of DRmare program. Then press on the "+" button to load Tidal audio tracks to DRmare and they would be showed on the conversion window.

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Step 2Set Tidal output audio format for iMovie
In this step, you need to customize the output audio formats for Tidal music. And you could go to change the output audio parameters for Tidal audio files. For Mac users, you should find the DRmare Tidal Music Converter program on your Mac Menu. And then click on it and set the audio format and other audio parameters for Tidal music tracks.
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Step 3Convert Tidal to iMovie
Now, click "OK" to apply all the settings and then click "Convert" button to start the conversion process. Then all the Tidal music files will be converted to your computer at once automatically. In order to locate and check the converted Tidal audios on your computer, please click on the "history" icon next to the "Convert" button. Then you will be navigated you to the target folder you kept Tidal music. Then you can add Tidal music to iMovie for using.
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Part 2. How to Add Music to iMovie from Tidal

After using the DRmare Tidal Music Converter, you had converted Tidal music to common formats and saved them on your computer. Now let's learn how to add Tidal music to iMovie. Please follow the steps below:

Step 1. Open iMovie

Please launch iMovie video editing software on your Mac computer. Then open the videos you want to edit.

Step 2. Get Tidal Music on iMovie

Click the "File" > "Import" button to locate the converted Tidal music files on your computer. And then highlight the file and hit on the "Open" to add the file.

After that, you can add Tidal music as background music to your videos on iMovie with ease.

Posted on Feb 4, 2020 6:40 PM / Post for Tidal Music Tips

Anna Groove

Staff Editor

Anna Groove is an experienced writer of DRmare. She has the full knowledge of enjoying the audio and video better. Tips for enjoying Tidal music and iTunes videos could be found in her articles.