How to Get Apple Music on Amazon Fire TV with 2 Ways

Updated by Adam Gorden on Apr 19, 2023 10:25 AM.

"Hello, I have an Apple Music subscription and a Fire TV. What is the best method for connecting the two and playing Apple Music through the TV? Will an app is required?" – User from Reddit.

Apple Music, one of the most popular streaming music services with millions of users, is now available on Amazon Fire TV. In other words, subscribers can now stream songs, playlists, artists, and albums from Apple Music to their Fire TV device for listening. If you have got a new Fire TV and want to play Apple Music on it, you can read this post now. Here we will show you how to set up and play Apple Music on an Amazon Fire TV device with ease.

apple music to fire TV

Part 1. How to Enable Apple Music on Fire TV via Alexa Skills
Part 2. How to Download Apple Music for Fire TV with ViWizard
Part 3. How to Play Apple Music on Fire TV via Media Players

Part 1. How to Link Apple Music to Fire TV Stick on Alexa App

Even without the native Apple Music app in AppStore of Fire TV Stick, there're alternative ways to link Apple Music to your Fire TV. For that, you'll need to enable the Apple Music Alexa Skill in your Amazon account by following these steps on your Android smartphones, iPhone that runs the Amazon Alexa app. Additionally, an active Apple Music subscription with your Apple ID is required.

Link Apple Music to Fire TV on Mobile:

Before getting started, please make sure you download and install the Amazon Alexa app on your iPhone and Android phones. If you haven't, please download and install it from the Google Play or App Store.

alexa app apple music skill

Step 1. On your Android smartphone or iPhone, open the Amazon Alexa app and sign in with the same Amazon credentials on your Fire TV Stick.

Step 2. Scroll to the Skills section on the Home page.

Step 3. Search for "Apple Music" to get the Apple Music skill.

Step 4. Tap "ENABLE TO USE" on the page of the Apple Music skill.

Step 5. Now log in to your Apple ID that you use with your Apple Music subscription.

Step 6. Tap Allow to grant Amazon Alexa access to your Apple Music subscription.

Play Apple Music with the Apple Music Skill:

After that, you can play Apple Music by saying one of the following phrases:

"Alexa, play music by Bebe Rexha on Apple Music"

"Alexa, play Today's Hits on Apple Music"

"Alexa, play New Music Daily playlist on Apple Music"

Part 2. How to Download Apple Music for Fire TV with ViWizard

Amazon Fire TV and Fire TV Stick were primarily designed to stream media over the internet, but they can also be used to play your own audio files, such as the downloaded Apple Music files. Another workaround would be downloading Apple Music to compatible audio files with available media players on the Amazon Fire Stick. By doing so, you can access your favorite Apple Music on any devices and media players, including your Fire TV.

However, all your downloaded Apple Music has DRM-protection, which restricts users to play Apple Music without the Apple Music app. To play your downloaded Apple Music, you have to crack the DRM from them by using a professional Apple Music downloader - ViWizard Audio Converter.

Best Apple Music to Fire TV Downloader - ViWizard Audio Converter

ViWizard Apple Music Converter features the best Apple Music to Fire TV downloader for users to download any music tracks from Apple Music to supported audio files by Fire TV, such as MP3. Once you have a selection of Apple Music audio files on your devices, you can transfer them to your USB storage device, then activate them with media player such as Android MediaPlayer or Amazon port ExoPlayer. This way, you can play your own playlists on Fire TV without any limitations.

In addition to Apple Music, iTunes files, iTunes audiobooks, iTunes podcasts and even Audible audiobooks can be downloaded by ViWizard Audio Converter. ViWizard Audio Converter is available on both Windows PC and Mac, just make sure you have the correct version of ViWizard Audio Converter and iTunes desktop app and you're ready to go.

audio converter

Benefits of Using ViWizard Apple Music Converter:

  • Listening to Apple Music on Fire TV without mobile devices
  • Use Apple Music tracks on any "unauthorized" devices or players
  • Keep Apple Music songs forever even if you cancel the subscription
  • Make most of Apple Music as you like
2,000,000+ Downloads
Download Download

Step 1 Launch ViWizard and Add Apple Music

You need to click the link above to install the ViWizard Apple Music Converter on your PC or Mac computer. After that, simply open the program and click the Music Note button to import the downloaded M4P songs from Apple Music library. Another way is to drag the tracks from the folder where they are saved on your computer and then drop them to ViWizard.

add apple music files

Step 2 Set the Output Format as MP3

Once all your target files are loaded successfully, you can click the Format button on the lower left corner and choose the output format among MP3, AAC, FLAC, WAV, M4A, and M4B. Here we recommend you select MP3 as the output format, which is compatible with Amazon Fire TV. To save all the settings, click the OK button.

select format

Step 3 Start the Conversion

Finally, when all settings are ready, just press the Convert button and ViWizard will start the conversion while unlock the DRM restriction. When the process is done, you can find all Apple Music are in MP3 format. Just click the Converted button to have a check.

convert apple music

Part 3. How to Play Apple Music on Fire TV via Media Players

Now you can transfer your Apple Music files to your USB flash drive formatted in FAT32 and put them on your Fire TV.

Play Downloaded Apple Music on Fire TV:

Step 1. Connect your FAT32 USB drive to your computer and move the downloaded MP3s to a new folder on your USB drive.

Step 2. Plug in your USB flash drive to the USB port on your Fire TV.

Step 3. Open the Appstore under categories. Press the > button on the remote to head to Find > Search.

Step 4. Select Search, and then choose either Amazon port of ExoPlayer or Android MediaPlayer and search for the one you like to play your Apple Music files.

Amazon port of ExoPlayer: ExoPlayer is an open-source media player developed by Google and intended f or Android media apps.

Android MediaPlayer: The standard Android MediaPlayer classes that handled audio and video playback are supported on Fire TV. These media classes can handle basic media playback in your app.

Step 5. Once you have a media player on your Fire TV, you can now access and play the MP3 audio files.

The Final Thoughts

These are two methods on how to get Apple Music app on Fire TV. Each one has its advantages and disadvantages and you can pick one based on your needs. Besides enabling you to play Apple Music on Fire TV Stick, ViWizard Apple Music Converter is actually an all-in-one audio solution that allows users to bypass DRM from iTunes songs, iTunes audiobooks, as well as Audible audiobooks. If you also want to play Audible on Fire TV, it would be a great choice. Now just download the trial version for free and have a shot!

Download Download


is an experienced writer of ViWizard who is obsessed about tech, movie and software.

Leave a comment
home iconHome > Apple Music > How to Get Apple Music on Amazon Fire TV with 2 Ways