How to Download Amazon Music to USB Flash Drive

By Roger Kelly Updated on 2023-06-26 / Update for Amazon Music Tips

With over 100 million songs and 82 million users, Amazon Music platform stands out as the top online streaming music platform. Generally, Prime and Unlimited subscribers have the ability to listen to Amazon Music offline. However, when your subscription expires, your access to Amazon Music is limited, then creating a backup of your Amazon Music songs is almost inevitable.

In this case, it is a good idea to download Amazon Music to USB stick for backup and collection. Therefore, this article will provide you with leading solutions to transfer Amazon Music Prime/Unlimited and purchased Amazon Music to USB flash drive. There is also information on how to play Amazon Music via USB on different devices such as cars, game consoles, etc.

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Part 1. FAQs about Moving Amazon Music to USB

Why Download Amazon Music to Flash Drive?

You can refer to the benefits of downloading Amazon Music to a USB stick to get the answer.

Portability: With Amazon Music downloaded onto a flash drive, you can take your music with you wherever you go. You can listen to your favorite songs on any device that has a USB port, such as your car stereo or a portable speaker.

Save Storage Space: If you're running low on storage space on your phone or computer, saving Amazon Music to a USB can help free up some space.

Offline Listening: You can listen to your Amazon Music even when you don't have an internet connection. This is great for road trips or other situations where you may not have access to Wi-Fi.

Backup: You'll have a backup of your music collection in case something happens to your device. This can give you peace of mind knowing that your music is safe and accessible.

Can I Transfer Amazon Music to USB Stick?

You can only export the purchased Amazon Music to USB directly. As for protected Amazon Music Prime/Unlimited titles, they are not allowed to be transferred to other unauthorized devices, including USB. Fortunately, we found a solution, so read on to find out.

Part 2. How to Download Amazon Music Prime/Unlimited to USB

Most users do not pay for Amazon Music and they will find it difficult to download music from Amazon to USB. This is mainly because Amazon songs have digital rights management. Therefore, you need to use the right tool like AudFree Amazon Music Converter to remove the format lock of the songs and download Amazon Music Prime/Unlimited to your computer locally.

This tool comes with audio editing tools that allow users to change the Amazon Music format and improve the music quality by changing the music specifications. For example, you can convert Amazon Music to MP3, AAC, WAV, FLAC, etc. and fine-tune the music by setting output parameters such as bit rate, sample rate and audio channels. This way, you can smoothly transfer unprotected Amazon Music to USB without any restrictions.

AudFree Amazon Music Converter

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  • Save Amazon Music to computer without compressing quality
  • Convert Amazon Music to common audio formats like MP3, AAC, WAV, FLAC, etc.
  • Download Amazon Music Music Prime/Unlimited to USB for backup
  • Preserve full metadata and ID3 tags for Amazon songs

How to Convert and Copy Amazon Music to USB

Step 1Customize Amazon Music Output Format for USB
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Click on Menu > Preferences > Convert bar to access the output format options. Here, you can set your Amazon songs to your preferred format, including MP3, FLAC, AAC, and WAV. You can also customize the output parameters such as bit rate, sample rate and audio channels.
Step 2Import Amazon Songs/Playlist to AudFree Amable
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It provides an easy way to import your Amazon Music playlist. First, you can open your Amazon Music library and find the song you want to store on your USB stick. Simply copy the song link and paste it into the search box, then press the Add icon on the side to load the Amazon Music song.
Step 3Download Amazon Music to Computer for USB
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After making changes to your songs, click on the Convert to begin the download and conversion process. AudFree Amazon Music Converter will automatically download and convert the selected Amazon songs to your PC. After the download is complete, you can now save songs on Amazon Music to USB stick.
Step 4Download Amazon Music Prime/Unlimited to USB Drive
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Find the location of your downloaded Amazon tracks on your PC. Insert your USB drive into your computer and wait for it to detect. Mark all the downloaded songs, right-click and select the Send to USB option. Alternatively, you can right-click on the Copy option. Proceed to open the USB and paste your music content.

Part 3. How to Transfer Purchased Amazon Music to USB Stick

As an Amazon Music Prime or Unlimited member, you are not entitled to export Amazon Music to USB or other device unless you take advantage of AudFree Amazon Music Converter. However, if you have purchased individual songs from the Amazon Online Store, you have the ability to save them in MP3 format and store them on USB stick. Here are two easy ways on how to download Amazon Music purchases and move them to USB drive.

How to Save Amazon Music to USB via Web Browser

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Step 1. Open your browser on your computer and navigate to, then go to the Library.

Step 2. Browse through the Amazon Music purchases and tap the Download button to download the album or song.

Step 3. It will prompt you to install the Amazon Music application, select "No, thanks" and download the music file directly.

Step 4. If your browser asks you if you want to open or save one or more files, select the Save button.

Step 5. Amazon Music files are usually saved in your browser's default Downloads folder. Then you can start downloading Amazon Music to USB drive.

How to Put Amazon Music on USB via Amazon Music App

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Step 1. Launch the Amazon Music app on your computer and select Library.

Step 2. Click on the Purchased section to see all the Amazon Music you own and click on the Download icon next to the song or album.

Step 3. The Amazon Music you have downloaded is stored in the Amazon Music folder on your computer by default. For PC, it is usually stored under My Music. As for Mac, it is in the Music folder.

Step 4. Find the target Amazon Music file and put music from Amazon on a USB stick.

Part 4. How to Play Amazon Music Through USB

Once you have successfully transferred Amazon Music to USB stick, you can enjoy your Amazon Music playlist on any media playback device that uses USB, such as car entertainment systems, various gaming consoles, TVs, etc. Below we will describe how to play Amazon Music from a USB flash drive in your car and Xbox One.

Play Amazon Music in Car

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Step 1. Insert the USB stick with Amazon Music downloads into the car's USB port.

Step 2. Browse and select your favorite Amazon songs on the car's screen, after which start enjoying Amazon Music in the car.

Play Amazon Music on Xbox One

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Step 1. Plug the USB drive into your Xbox One console.

Step 2. Select the Amazon Music song you want to play, then you can listen to Amazon Music on your Xbox One while playing a game.

Part 5. Wrap Up

By now, you should have a good idea of how to download Amazon Music to USB stick. If you haven't purchased any Amazon songs, AudFree Amazon Music Converter is a nice choice. With it, you can easily and quickly download, convert and move Amazon Music Prime/Unlimited to USB. In turn, you can play Amazon Music offline on USB stick-enabled device whenever and wherever possible.

Roger Kelly

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Roger Kelly has been dedicated in content creation about music streaming services and technology for over 6 years. He is an expert and computer geek to provide fixes and tips about various recorders and Amazon Music.

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