Question: Any idea on how to get Spotify Premium free? I'd like to enjoy Spotify music offline sometimes, but Spotify only allows free Spotify users to listen to Spotify songs with an Internet connection.
Congratulations! You've come to the right place. For people who don't want to pay for all kinds of streaming services nowadays, we are here to provide a few legal ways to enjoy Spotify Premium for free and save $9.99 per month.
Now let's take a look at various ways on how to get Spotify Premium for free on mobile devices or computer.
Part 1. All You Need to Know About Spotify Free & Premium
What Is Spotify?
Launched in 2008, Spotify is now one of the giants in the music streaming industry. Spotify gives subscribers access to over 60 million songs, and more than 1.9 million podcast titles, for free. With an upgrade to Spotify Premium, users can enjoy exclusive features such as improved sound quality and an on-demand, offline, and ad-free listening experience.
Is Spotify Free?
Yes. Generally speaking, Spotify offers two subscription plans, Spotify Free and Premium. Spotify allows free users to enjoy all music in the catalog, but with advertisements between every 3 to 5 songs. Free users on mobile devices can only shuffle play Spotify music with only 6 skips in an hour.
As you can see from the picture below, with $9.99/month for Premium's individual plan, subscribers can enjoy other features. Spotify later developed other combinations of subscription plans to meet different groups' needs, including the Spotify Duo, Family, and Student plan.
How to Get Spotify Premium Free Trial
Most time of the year, newly registered Spotify users can have a 30-day free trial for Spotify Premium. During this holiday season, Spotify is currently offering a 3-month of free Spotify Premium subscription by Dec 31, 2020. Follow the steps below, and you will get Spotify Premium free trial through the official way.
Step 1. Open a new tab in your web browser and visit Spotify's home page.
Step 2. Click Log in from the upper-right corner and log in with your Spotify free account. If you don't have a Spotify account, you can sign up for a new one with the free trial.
Step 3. Once logged in, you can see the Get 3 Months Free option on the top of your profiles page, and click it.
Step 4. You will be directed to choose your subscribing plan and fill in payment method. Once verified, you can start your Spotify Premium free trial right away.
Note: Remember to cancel your Spotify Premium before the free trial ends. If you don’t, Spotify will automatically charge you $9.99 + applicable tax each month until you cancel.
Part 2. How to Get Spotify Premium for Free on iOS/Android Devices
How to Get Spotify Premium Free on iPhone Forever
Download TweakBox app from its official website. Go to Settings when the installation completes, and trust TweakBox app or enable unknown sources option. Then you'll see Spotify ++ in the App section and get it installed. Or, you can simply type Spotify++ in the search box and get it there. Once the installation for the app is completed, go to Settings and trust Spotify++ app again. After that, you are good to go. Logging into Spotify again, you can start to enjoy Spotify free Premium.
How to Get Spotify Premium Free on Android
Unlike the method above with iPhone, here's a more straightforward way for Android devices. You can directly download the Spotify Premium APK file to get free Spotify Premium. Here, we will walk you through the tutorial on how to get Spotify Premium free forever on Android. To do this, please make sure you have uninstalled the official Spotify mobile app in advance.
Step 1. Search for Spotify Free Premium APK Mod on the Internet and download it on your Android device.
Step 2. Since the downloaded APK file is in compressed zip format, please use a file explorer to unzip it and then install.
Step 3. If it pops up a confirmation to allow installation from unknown sources, please authorize that.
Step 4. Open the new app on your Android phone. Log in to your email address and password. Now, you can download Spotify songs without Premium on Android.
*This method might not always work.
Part 3. How to Listen to Spotify Offline for Free on PC / Mac
Before we introduce the third way on how to get Spotify Premium free on a computer, we would like to give you a bit of knowledge on Spotify tracks. Spotify encrypts its downloaded music files in special Ogg Vorbis format, which means even if you have downloaded your favorite Spotify songs with a Premium membership, you won't be able to listen to them after your membership expires. As consequence, we will need third-party software to help us remove all format limitations so that we can download Spotify music for offline listening with a free account to enjoy Spotify Premium's 'privilege'.
To do that, here we meet AudFree Spotify Music Converter, which is a professional tool well-designed to unencrypt Spotify tracks without touching the audio quality. No matter you are using a free or Premium account, you can draw help from this great tool to download Spotify tracks/playlists/albums/podcasts and save them to MP3, FLAC, WAV, FLAC, M4A, or M4B. Then you are free to play Spotify music on any device offline. Besides, AudFree Spotify Music Converter is intelligent enough to preserve all ID3 tags of the music such as artist, title, genre, album art, etc.
Here is the complete tutorial to guide you through how to download and convert Spotify music with a Spotify free account using the AudFree Spotify Music Converter. After that, you can take full control of your favorite Spotify music the same way as Spotify Premium subscribers. Before getting started, please make sure you have downloaded the free trial version of AudFree Spotify Music Converter for Windows or Mac, along with the Spotify desktop app.
- Step 1Import Spotify music to AudFree
- Launch AudFree Music Converter, and you will see that Spotify app will open automatically. You can discover your favorite music within the Spotify app, and directly drag and drop them to the converting window of AudFree. Or you can copy and paste the link of Spotify songs to the search box and click the '+' button to add Spotify music.
- Step 2Customize output format and other parameters
- Mac users please go to the Menu bar on your Mac system, and click 'AudFree Spotify Music Converter' to open the setting window. Windows users can go to Menu from the upper-right corner and select Preference > Convert. Here, you can define output format according to your need and customize other audio parameters including bit rate, sample rate, and audio channel. It also offers the option to archive output tracks by artist or album.
- Step 3Remove limitation and download Spotify music
- You can activate the converting process by clicking the 'Convert' button at the bottom-right corner of the main interface. And this powerful software will start to convert protected Spotify songs to plain audio files. When the conversion process is finished, you can locate the downloaded Spotify tracks from the destination folder.
- *Please note that all downloaded Spotify music is for personal use only. AudFree Spotify Music Converter free trial allo0ws users to download the first minute of each Spotify track, or you can purchase the full version to unlock all features.
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Part 4. How to Get Spotify Premium Free with AT&T
Many cell phone providers have bundled streaming services with unlimited plans, and Spotify is of course not left behind. AT&T has teamed up with Spotify and provides customers with new ways of listening to music. AT&T unlimited customers can get Spotify Premium at no additional cost.
Steps to Get Spotify Premium for Free with AT&T Unlimited
Step 1. Create an AT&T WatchTV account. Select Spotify Premium among the list of AT&T’s premium entertainment options.
Step 2. Click Confirm choice > Visit Spotify, and log in to your Spotify account.
Step 3. You’ll receive a prompt to link your AT&T to your Spotify account. Click I agree > Start subscription now.
Now, you can enjoy the Spotify Premium free coming with AT&T Unlimited.
What's more, AT&T WatchTV subscribers can get Spotify Premium as an Add-On with $9.99/month in total. And AT&T Connected Car and AT&T THANKS Gold and Platinum customers can claim a 6-month free trial for Spotify Premium.
Part 5. Bottom Line
With a free Spotify account, you can choose to get a Spotify Premium free trial to enjoy Spotify offline playback. With a few workarounds, you can also get Spotify Premium free on your iOS or Android devices.
But here, we highly recommend you the AudFree Spotify Music Converter which enables you to download music without Premium on a computer, and later you can even transfer those Spotify music downloads to your phone or other devices.
There also exist other ways to get you experience features of Spotify Premium for free such as blocking ads on Spotify, or joining a Spotify family plan. Do you have better ideas on how to get Spotify Premium free? Do share with us by comenting below!