How to Play Spotify on Game Consoles

Posted by Adam Gorden on Apr. 29, 2020 3:30 PM.

Game Consoles have gradually been an option for entertainment when we live in leisure at home. Now, it is no longer a game console for playing game, and you could also play your favorite music from game consoles. The service of Spotify to game consoles allows you to stream your own music while playing.

Spotify, as a wonderful digital music streaming service, provides access to millions of songs from various global artists, and you stream music you love from the console anytime. Here's how to set up Spotify on your console so you can stream Spotify music while gaming. Besides, we also share how to download Spotify songs to MP3 with ease.

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Part 1. How to Stream Spotify from PlayStation and Xbox One
Part 1. How to Listen to Spotify Music with Friends on Discord
Part 2. How to Download Music from Spotify to MP3 via ViWizard

Part 1. How to Play Spotify Music on PlayStation and Xbox One

With the Spotify app available on PlayStation and Xbox One, you can listen to Spotify on your PS4, PS3 or Xbox One consoles. You're allowed to listen your favorite songs, artists, albums, and playlists from those game consoles while you're gaming. Spotify offers its service to both free and premium users. Here's how to:

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1). How to Set Up Spotify on PlayStation and Xbox One

Before the playback of Spotify on your game consoles, you should download the app on your device. Once you've done that, you can log into Spotify one of three ways:

1. Link your Spotify app to your device with Spotify Connect.
2. Log into your Spotify account by entering your Spotify email address and password.
3. Select "Log in with PIN" and then go to on your phone or computer and enter the PIN you see on your screen (not available for PS4).

2). How to Start Playing Spotify on PlayStation and Xbox One

Use your console controller to navigate the app, or use your phone to control the music remotely with Spotify Connect. Here's how to play your selected music from Xbox One or PlayStation consoles:

1. Press and hold the Play Station and Xbox One button on your controller to bring up the quick menu.
2. Select Spotify or Music.
3. Here you can skip, play, and pause songs, or adjust the volume.

Part 2. How to Listen along with Friends from Spotify on Discord

Discord is the easiest way to communicate over voice, video, and text. You can game, chat, listen, and party all at once with Discord. Since Discord announced to join force with Spotify, Discord users can link up with their Spotify accounts for listening. Plus, Premium users can even listen together with their friends. To get started:


1). How to Listen to Spotify on Discord

1. Download the Discord app on desktop and open it.
2. Click "Connections" in the menu on the left.
3. Click on the "Spotify" icon.
4. A web page will open to connect. If you're not already logged into Spotify on the device, you're directed to log in or sign up first.
5. Once you've connected Spotify to your Discord account, you can choose to display what you're listening to in real time on your profile.

2). How to Share Spotify Music on Discord

1. Click the "+" in your text box to invite your friends to listen with you while Spotify is already playing music.
2. Prior to an invitation, preview the message being sent where you can add a comment if you like.
3. After sending the invitation, your friends will be able to click "Join" icon and listen to tunes you share with.
4. You'll be able to see what friends are listening with you at the bottom left of the app.

Important note: If you're a Premium user, you'll be able to listen along with your friends.

Part 3. How to Download Spotify Playlist without Premium

Now you can listen to your favorite tunes from Spotify on Game Consoles. Spotify offers lots of features to free users but not include the rights to download Spotify music or listen to Spotify music without ads. So, how to download Spotify music without premium? Here we'd introduce a Spotify music downloader to you.

Best Solution to Download Spotify Songs without Premium

ViWizard Spotify Music Converter is a powerful and professional music downloader and converter for all Spotify users. The features and functions of the programs is to help you download any your selected songs from Spotify for free and convert them to several plain audio formats with the lossless audio quality and track information.

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Key Features of ViWizard Spotify Music Converter Include:

  • Download Spotify playlists, songs, albums with free account easily
  • Convert Spotify music to MP3, WAV, FLAC and other audio formats
  • Keep Spotify music tracks with the lossless audio quality and ID3 tags
  • Tackle the downloading and conversion of Spotify at 5× faster speed
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1Add your selected Spotify songs to ViWizard

add spotify tracks to ViWizard

Fire up ViWizard software on your computer and then your Spotify program will be automatically opened. Head to your library on Spotify, and then select the desired Spotify music you wish to convert and download. You can drag and drop Spotify music tracks to the interface of ViWizard for downloading.

2Set the output audio format and parameter

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Once you've selected your file, you'll need to configure the output audio parameters. Click on Menu > Preference > Convert, and select the MP3 option or other from the list of audio formats. In addition, you could also improve the audio quality by adjusting the bit rate and sample rate and changing the audio codec.

3Start to download songs from Spotify to MP3

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Once you're satisfied with your settings, click the Convert button and your Spotify music file will be saved in your required downloads folder. If you want to browse all the converted Spotify music tracks, you can click on the Converted icon to open the converted list where you can find all the converted Spotify music.


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