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How to Import Spotify Music to iMovie

With iMovie on the apple device, everyone could be a potential vlogger, as it is easy to browse sporadic video clips and create Hollywood-style trailers and stunning 4K-resolution movies with the app. Just a moment, you have edited your homemade video spoof into polished films, then you can post it on TikTok or wherever you like.



" Turn your videos into movie magic. "

Sounds great, right? However, choosing proper background music and mix it into the video would be a tiring task. Many people would like to use Spotify Music app to pick up a song. Indeed it is a good choice. Spotify Music, as one of the most popular music streaming platforms nowadays, offers more than 70 million songs for its users. But many people may have some concerns like,

"Is there any way to convert Spotify Music to the plain format that iMovie supports?"

"How could I import my preferred Spotify Music to iMovie easily? Not a tech-mind person."

import spotify music to imovie

One interesting truth is, if you happen to be a subscriber of Spotify app and have tried downloading songs, you will find that what has been saved on your computer is nothing other than the cache files that could only be played in Spotify. So, is there a method to eschew the issue? Certainly, as long as you take some patience and follow this article.


Secret Weapon: TuneCable Spotify Music Downloader

If you are not familiar with this program, don’t worry, you’ll fall in love with it after using it once. TuneCable Spotify Music Downloader (Windows/Mac) is the most versatile yet user-friendly music program in the market. With the program, you are able to transfer Spotify Music to iMovie very smoothly. It supports converting Spotify music to plain formats like MP3, WAV, M4A, AIFF, AAC.

Also, it can convert songs at fast speed (up to 10X in Windows version) while keeping the same high quality as the original one. For some of you may have tried other downloaders, you might worry about the converted files would be in chaos. But it’s not even a problem for TuneCable Spotify Music Downloader at all, because it provides the function of listing by the importing order of the playlist, as well as maintains the complete ID3 tags.

Key Features of TuneCable Spotify Music Downloader:
  • Download Spotify Music with the original audio quality kept
  • Convert Spotify Music to MP3/AAC/FLAC/WAV/AIFF swiftly
  • Remain the ID3 Tags information of tracks after conversion
  • Permanently save Spotify Music for offline listening
  • Enjoy free update & technical support
spotify music downloader

Preparations to be Made:

Before we introduce this amazing method, let’s take a look at what do you have to know first.

iMovie Supported Audio File Formats: MP3, WAV , M4A , AIFF, AAC

iMovie Supported Video File Formats: MP4, MOV, MPEG-2, AVCHD, DV, HDV, MPEG-4, H.264

And you need to prepare these:

  • 1. A computer with Windows system or MacOS system
  • 2. The latest version of Spotify app
  • 3. TuneCable Spotify Music Downloader

When you are ready, you can begin transferring Spotify Music to iMovie.

Steps to be followed:

Step 1: Run TuneCable Spotify Music Downloader

As a necessity to downloading Spotify Music, TuneCable Spotify Music Downloader must be installed and run on your computer.

TuneCable Spotify Downloader Main Interface

Step 2: Set up Your Preferable Output Parameters

TuneCable supports converting music to MP3, AAC, FLAC, WAV or AIFF format. Luckily, all of them are the formats that iMovie supports.

Clickset parameter(Setting) icon and select your favorable format, output quality, conversion mode, output folder, etc. Then you can jump to the next step.

Convert Settings

  • Output Format: MP3, AAC, FLAC, WAV, AIFF
  • Conversion Mode: Intelligent Mode, Spotify Record, YouTube Download
  • Output Quality: 128kbps, 192kbps, 256kbps, 320kbps

Output Settings

  • Output Folder: At your preference
  • Output Name: {Track Number}, {Title}, {Artist}, {Album}, {Playlist Index}
  • Output Organized: None, Artist, Album, Artist/Album, Album/Artist
customize output spotify format

Step 3: Import Spotify Tracks to Download

This step is the most important one in the whole process. Open Spotify and find the playlists/artists/albums you want to download, then randomly choose one of the methods listed below to download the songs. Both of the methods below works well.

① Drag and drop playlist/tracks from Spotify to TuneCable

drag and drop spotify songs to spotify downloader

② Copy the link from Spotify (Right click on the tracks and choose 'Share' - 'Copy Link'/'Copy Spotify URL') then paste it to the input box in TuneCable.

Then click on 'Parse' for link analysis. Finally, click 'OK' to confirm your selection.

copy link from Spotify to download

Step 4: Download and Convert Spotify Music on Computer

Click 'Convert', then you can start downloading Spotify Music. If you want to convert several playlists in one time, you can click the '+ Add' button repeatedly to add your playlists.

Also, please be aware that TuneCable achieves to downloading Spotify songs at fast speed, however, the real conversion speed hinges on the amounts of files.

start conversion
TuneCable converts almost as fast as Hermes runs.
successfully download spotify music

Step 5: Open the Folder where Saved the Converted Files

Navigate to 'Converted' module to check downloaded Spotify songs. You can open the output folder by clicking the open output folder icon of each song to view your music files on your computer.

And as of now, you have the permanently saved Spotify Music instead of cache files. Certainly and easily, you can import Spotify Music to iMovie as your background music!

check spotify songs

tips Other Options:

If you are not Spotify user but Amazon or Apple Music users, we still have some options for you. You can also download and convert tracks from Amazon or Apple Music to local. Then transfer these Amazon and Apple Music songs to your Fitbit Versa.

amazon music recorder
Amazon Music Converter

This Amazon Music Converter is aiming for recording songs, albums and playlists from Amazon. It supports converting Amazon Music to MP3/AAC/FLAC/WAV/AIFF audio formats and save on different devices.

apple music converter
Apple Music Converter

This is specially designed for Apple Music users to convert any audio which can be played in iTunes, such as Apple Music files, audiobooks or iTunes music to MP3, AAC, FLAC, WAV or AIFF format on both your Windows and Mac computer.


Summary: TuneCable Spotify Music Downloader is the best tool to convert Spotify Music. iMovie does not support import music from the streaming platform directly, whereas TuneCable is made to fix this problem and offer you convenience. With a few easy steps, you can make a perfect vlog with sound music downloaded from Spotify. No pay, no gain. TuneCable Spotify Music Downloader definitely is worth your investment!

Note: Users of trial version are limited to convert the initial 3 minutes of each Spotify music. If you wanna download the whole song freely, please buy a license to get the full version.