How to Import Spotify Music to DaVinci Resolve

Q: "I start to download the DaVinci Resolve sound library, but I wonder if I am able to add music to DaVinci Resolve from Spotify in my videos?"

Previously developed by da Vinci Systems and now by Blackmagic Design, DaVinci Resolve is a robust and non-linear video editing program for Windows, macOS, and Linux. It offers a variety of innovative ideas for all types of video and audio files editing. It designs its own sound library, greatly facilitating those who love to enrich video with background music. Also, it supports importing local music track to video as unique BGM.

Spotify, as well all know, is one of the most popular streaming music services in the world. It provides everyone with free access to millions of songs for listening in Spotify app. Even with its premium plan, you get permission to download music from Spotify for offline listening.

If you are a Spotify user, wanting to add Spotify music to DaVinci Resolve for your own video creation, you may be disappointed, since Spotify gives no allowance to use tracks outside Spotify app, even if you are a premium subscriber. But never mind. Here is the introdution of a professional Spotify software that can figure you out.

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Part 1. Spotify to DaVinci Resolve: AudFree Spotify Music Converter

It's no secret that Spotify encrypts music with Ogg Vorbis format to prevent its content from freely accessed on other apps than Spotify app. Although an Offline Mode is provided by Spotify premium plan, music downloaded from Spotify is only for offline playback on Spotify app with active premium account.

Because of these usage limitations, none can add music to DaVinci Resolve from Spotify as background music in a straightforward way. If you want to conquer the field, it is necessary to convert Spotify songs to unprotected audio formats supported by DaVinci Resolve by the power of AudFree Spotify Music Converter.

Having applied safe and legal decoding technology, AudFree Spotify software gets equipped with the ability to download and convert Spotify music to MP3, WAV, AAC, M4A, M4B, FLAC with lossless quality. Even, it offers a customizable option, with which you are able to adjust Spotify audio channel, sample rate, bit rate, etc. for better compatibility with DaVinci Resolve.

Another point about AudFree Spotify software worth highlighting is that it performs every conversion task at 5X quicker speed. That would be a great timesaver for you. And a bonus: Spotify free users can also take it to download music from Spotify for unlimited use on DaVinci Resolve.

AudFree Spotify to DaVinci Resolve Converter

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  • Download any Spotify music for offline use on DaVinci Resolve
  • Convert Spotify to DaVinci supported formats like MP3, WAV, AAC, etc
  • Keep Spotify original sound quality and ID3 tags during conversion
  • Allow adjusting Spotify output channel, sample rate, bit rate, etc

Part 2. Convert Music to DaVinci Resolve from Spotify - How to

Before following these steps to convert and add music to DaVinci Resolve from Spotify, please download and install AudFree Spotify Music Covnerter and Spotify app on your computer.

Step 1Drag Spotify songs to AudFree
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AudFree Spotify Music Converter is designed to be used in conjunction with the Spotify app. So. launching AudFree will start the Spotify app at the same time. After that, go to Spotify music library to select songs that you plan to use on DaVinci Resolve, and then add to AudFree.

There are two ways available. The easy one is to drag and drop the Spotify tracks to AudFree's main interface. The other one requires you to copy the link of Spotify music > paste the link to the search field > add the "+" button to load up.

Step 2Specify output settings for DaVinci Resolve
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After Spotify songs are uploaded, mouse over the three-line icon on the top right corner, and then choose "Preferences" from the drop-down list. Subsequently, hit on "Convert" to unfold the format setting window, in which you should select an output format that DaVinci Resolve accepts, and flexibly modify format parameters based on your needs.
Step 3Convert Spotify music for DaVinci Resolve
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Once you have got output profiles set up for DaVinci Resolve, you can simply tap on "OK" to save settings and return to the main window. And finally, please press the "Convert" tab to start converting and downloading Spotify tracks to local files. When finishing conversion, find the downloaded Spotify files in the destination folder and import them to DaVinci Resolve for offline use.

Part 3. How to Add Music to DaVinci Resolve from Spotify

Thankfully, you now have converted Spotify music to DaVinci Resolve compatible format and locally downloaded your favorite Spotify songs to computer. Next, do as follows to import local Spotify music files to DaVinci Resolve.

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Step 1. The first thing you ought to do is getting your computer outfitted with DaVinci Resolve;

Step 2. Double-click to open it. Then, head to "File" from the top menu bar > "Import File" > "Import Media..." to add converted Spotify music to it;

Step 3. At this point, you can freely edit Spotify music on DaVinci Resolve. If you are prepared to add Spotify music to video as BGM in DaVinci Resolve, please uploading a video prior to importing Spotify music.

Part 4. In Conclusion

That's all about how to add music to DaVinci Resolve from Spotify. By virtue of AudFree Spotify Music Converter, you are able to effortlessly download and save Spotify songs to local files, thereby importing them to DaVinci Resolve or any other apps for use and any device for playback without difficulty.

Jul 13, 2021 6:50 PM

Posted by Charles Davis to Spotify Tips