3 Best Ways to Listen to Apple Music on PC

Updated by Adam Gorden on Mar 7, 2022 9:37 AM

Can you listen to Apple Music on PC? The answer is sure. But how? Listening to Apple Music on PC is not an outdated way. Think of it, if your phone is charging, using your PC or laptop to play Apple Music is just a good idea and can give your phone some good rest. Especially when you are using your PC or laptop at the same time. You can simply plug in your earphone, move the mouse, browser the playlists, and select which song to listen to is just way more convenient as you can see a bigger interface on your PC. So next, we prepare 3 best ways on how to listen to Apple Music on PC. Check them up and see which way do you prefer!

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Method 1. Listen to Apple Music on iTunes
Method 2. Listen to Apple Music on Web Player
Method 3. Listen to Apple Music on Other Music Players

Method 1. Listen to Apple Music on iTunes

Although iTunes is retired on Mac, on PC, it is still working well. iTunes is a multi-purpose desktop application. Besides music, you can also enjoy movies, TV shows, audiobooks, and radio podcasts on iTunes. Simply go to the iTunes official website or Microsoft Store and download the latest iTunes on your PC. Log in to your Apple ID and then you can stream Apple Music to your PC.

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1) Download iTunes on your PC from Microsoft Store or apple.com

2) Open iTunes and click the Account > Sign In to log in to your Apple ID.

3) In the Library, you can find your playlists and purchased music.

4) For You is a section you go to when you don't know what to listen to and Apple Music will randomly recommend songs to you according to your past listening history.

5) In Browse, you can find the most trending music and hit songs right at the moment.

Method 2. Listen to Apple Music on Web Browser

If you don't use the computer to listen to Apple Music too often, or you just don't want to waste your computer storage for iTunes, which is a cumbersome application. Now you can easily listen to Apple Music on the web player via any browser. All you need to do is open the web player of Apple Music and log in to your Apple Music account. The web version has features like Listen Now, Browse and Radio and others. The following guide will show you how to log in to Apple Music for pc.

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1) Go to beta.music.apple.com

2) Click the Sign In button on the upper-right corner.

3) Enter your Apple ID with an active Apple Music subscription.

Method 3. Listen to Apple Music on Other Music Players

If you read the above 2 solutions, you would realize that they are still in Apple's ecosystem. You may wonder if there is any way you can get your Apple Music songs played on your favorite media players, say VLC Media Player, MusicBee and foobar2000. The fact that Apple Music songs are in protected M4P format makes it difficult but not impossible. And yes, ViWizard Audio Converter can make this happen. You can use ViWizard Audio Converter to convert Apple Music songs to unprotected format and then you can load them into your favorite music player for the playback.

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  • Convert Apple Music songs to MP3, AAC, WAV, FLAC, M4A, M4B
  • Losslessly remove DRM from Audible audiobook & iTunes audiobooks
  • Retain 100% original quality and ID3 tags
  • Convert between DRM-free audio file formats
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YouTube Video Tutorial: Convert Apple Music with ViWizard

Step 1Upload Apple Music to ViWizard

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Open ViWizard and from the main interface, you will see three icons on the central top of the main screen. Here's what they for:

1) add DRM-ed audios This Load in iTunes button is for importing DRM audios to the converter.

2) add local files This Add Files button is to add local audio files to the converter.

3) open converted history This is the Converted icon. When the conversion is done your converted music will be showed by clicking this button.

Download ViWizard Audio Converter from the link above. Open ViWizard Audio Converter on your computer, clicking the Load in iTunes button or dragging and dropping the local music files from the folder on your computer to add music files for conversion.

Step 2Customize Parameters and Format

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Next, click the Format panel to select an output format. We suggest select MP3 for correct playing. Right next to the Format is the Output Path option. Click on change output path, you can choose a file destination for your converted songs. Remember to click OK to save.

Step 3Convert Apple Music with ViWizard

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After you've selected your output format and parameters for Apple Music, click Convert button. The conversion speed may reach 30 times faster. When the conversion is done, you can also go to the Converted list and use open the audio in folder to locate the converted music on your computer.

Step 4Import the Converted Songs to Other Music Player

After you get the converted Apple Music songs, you can put them in a folder and import them to the music players or media players you like. As you know, when the songs are converted, they are playable offline and you can save them forever.


Now you may know how to listen to Apple Music on PC with ease. You can download iTunes from Microsoft Store to play and purchase Apple Music. If you don't want to download an extra app on your PC, you can go to the Apple Music web player to stream your Apple Music. The best way is to use ViWizard Audio Converter to download Apple Music playlists for offline playback and you can play the converted music to the device you like without limit. If you want to get more about ViWizard, just tap the download button below to have a try now.

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