How to Add Apple Music to CapCut

Posted by Adam Gorden on Sep 22, 2021 10:11 AM

CapCut is a free all-in-one video editing app that helps you create videos. It's available on iOS devices and Android devices. It can help users do post-production for videos with its built-in editing tools.One of the most important elements of videos is music. A piece of suitable music can make your videos attractive and interesting. What should I do if I want to add Apple Music to CapCut as background music? Is it complicated? This article will offer you an accessible way.

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Part 1. What Music Formats Does CapCut Support
Part 2. Apple Music to CapCut Converter
Part 3. How to Extract Music from Apple Music to MP3
Part 4. How to Add Music from Apple Music to a Video in CapCut

What Music Formats Does CapCut Support

CapCut has a tremendous music library and exclusive copyright songs. However, with the development of digital music, more and more people prefer to listen to music on streaming platforms such as Apple Music. Many people may like to know how to add Apple Music to CapCut? Now we will introduce a way for you.

Before adding a piece of music to CapCut, you should know what formats does CapCut supports. CapCut supports many kinds of video, image, and audio formats. You need to convert the music files to suitable formats first. The detailed information is below.

Audio Format: MP3, WAV, WMA

Video Format: MP4, VOB, VRO, ASF, WMV, WMV HD, MOV, MOD

Image Format: JPEG, TIFF, BMP, GIF

So, if you want to add music files to CapCut, you need to convert the files to MP3, WAV, or WMA. However, we know that the audio files downloaded from Apple Music are encrypted M4P format. It means you cannot add the music directly. Thus, we need an Apple Music converter. With the help of Music Converter, you can convert music into universal formats without restrictions.

Apple Music to CapCut Converter

As mentioned above, we need a converter to convert the music files to the required formats. Adding Apple Music to CapCut via music converter becomes very easy. Here I would like to recommend ViWizard Audio Converter to you. It's useful and easy to use. To resolve the incompatibility issue, ViWizard Audio Converter is developed. It can convert all kinds of audio files from Apple Music to other universal formats in one click. So, you can play Apple Music songs on any player or device, such as iPhone, iPod, MP3 player, etc.

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ViWizard Audio Converter Key Features

  • Convert M4P to MP3, AAC, and other universal formats
  • 5x high conversion speed
  • Preserve and support editing ID3 tags
  • Audible books can achieve lossless conversion
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How to Extract Music from Apple Music to MP3

After downloading the ViWizard Audio Converter, add music from Apple Music to video will be easier. Now, we will show you how to convert music files to MP3 and other formats you need. First, make sure that you have installed ViWizard Audio Converter on your computer. Then you can follow the steps below.

Step 1 Add Target Songs and Audio Files to the Conversion List

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Launch ViWizard Audio Converter on your computer. The Apple Music will also launch immediately. Then go to the Music Library and select the songs you need to add to CapCut. First, you can drag and drop the songs and playlists you want to convert to the program. You can add lots of files at a time for batch conversion.

Step 2 Set Up the Output Formats and Parameters for Apple Music

set output format and quality

Tap Format and choose an output format from MP3, M4A, AAC, FLAC, WAV, M4B according to your needs. You can also adjust the audio parameters like codec, channel, sample rate, bit rate, etc. Once your audio files are loaded, you can click the Edit icon to edit the ID3 tag information like title, album, artists, genre, etc. to make your library organized.

Step 3 Download and Convert Music

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After all your settings area unit has done, you'll be able to currently click the Convert button and ViWizard Audio Converter can begin to convert the audios to MP3 or different formats you would like.

Wait for a moment till the conversion completes, you'll be able to then find all your born-again audio files by clicking the Open button and transfer them to any device for enjoying offline. It also supports splitting the audio files by lengths or times.

How to Add Music from Apple Music to a Video in CapCut

After downloading the preferred music by ViWizard Audio Converter. Now we'll introduce how to import Apple Music to CapCut. First, you need to transfer Apple Music files (MP3 format) to your device. Then you can follow the operations as below.

1. Launch the CapCut on your smartphone.

2. Touch New Project on the screen and choose to create your own video.

open a new project

3. Add a video or photo from your device that requires background music.

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4. Click the Audio menu at the bottom then select the Sounds option.

sound selection

5. Tap the Your Sounds section and select From Device to choose music files on the device.

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6. Choose the music which you have converted then tap the + button next to the track.

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7. Start uploading your chosen music files into CapCut and add them to the video.


Thanks to the ViWizard Audio Converter, adding Apple Music on CapCut won't be a difficult problem. Its powerful functions can help you convert Apple Music easily. After the conversion, you can play songs from Apple Music at any device, even play them in your car. Moreover, you also can convert other Audible files into MP3, M4A, and other universal formats.

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