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How to Add Music to CapCut from Spotify

Posted by Adam Gorden on May 27, 2024 11:50 AM • Category: Record Audio
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CapCut is a popular video editing app that offers a wide range of features for creating stunning videos. One of the most desired features is adding music to your videos to enhance the overall experience. While CapCut provides a variety of music tracks, you might want to use a specific song from Spotify. In this guide, we will walk you through the steps to add music to CapCut from Spotify, ensuring your videos sound as great as they look.

Part 1. How to Get Music from Spotify

Spotify boasts rich music and different genres and allows subscribers to download music so that they can listen to those downloads offline on Spotify. However, even though you are a subscriber, you cannot use those Spotify downloads outside Spotify so it seems impossible to add Spotify music to CapCut. Fortunately, we find some ways to make it possible.

Method 1. Download Spotify Music via TunesKit Audio Capture

TunesKit Audio Capture is a professional audio recorder and downloader that allows users to record and download sounds playing on a computer and convert sounds to popular audio formats easily. Whether the sounds from music services or websites, TunesKit Audio Capture will do a good job with high-quality records and downloads. In addition, the software offers a built-in audio trimmer that helps users get perfect audio as soon as possible. In a word, TunesKit Audio Capture is a comprehensive audio downloader giving users convenience.

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Key Features of TunesKit Spotify Downloader

  • Download Spotify music losslessly and ID3 tags preserved
  • Capture any type of audios on your Windows or macOS computer
  • Support the trimming, cutting and editing YouTube music
  • Support six audio output formats: MP3, MKV, AAC, FLAC, M4A, M4B, etc.
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How to download Spotify songs in TunesKit Audio Capture

Step 1Prepare to get Spotify downloads

TunesKit Audio Capture is a desktop software on Mac and Windows PC so before using it, you need to download it on your PC and launch it with your account; the above Try It Free button can help you download it right now;

If you have a desktop Spotify on your computer, you can click the + icon to add it as the music source to Audio Capture; if you don’t, you can take your search engine as the music source in which you can visit Spotify website;

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To set the output format for your downloads, you need to click the Format drop-down arrow; in this pop-up, you can select your output format like MP3, M4A, FLAC, audio quality, sample rate, and so on.

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Step 2Start playing and downloading songs

Click the Spotify icon or the search engine icon you just added to enter the Spotify playing screen; find the music you want to download and start playing it; Audio Capture will start downloading the song automatically when you begin playing it;

Step 3Stop and save Spotify downloads

When you want to end downloading, you can click the Stop icon; on this page, you can click the Edit icon to trim your audio;

Click the Save button to save it to your computer; the downloads will be saved in the History list; the Open icon in the History list can lead you to the location of downloads on your computer.

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Those Spotify songs downloaded by TunesKit Audio Capture are free to use and you can use them in other devices like MP3 Players.

Method 2. Get MP3 Spotify Downloads via Online Spotify-to-MP3 Downloaders

Online tools are also good choices to get Spotify music out of Spotify that make it possible to add music to CapCut from Spotify though they are sometimes disabled somehow. Here are two effective online Spotify downloaders.

1. SpotifyMate

SpotifyMate allows users to download tracks, playlists, and albums from Spotify with URLs. This tool can be visited on both computers and mobile phones. Here are the steps to use it to download Spotify music to MP3.

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Step 1: Copy the Spotify song’s URL that you want to download;

Step 2: Go to the SpotifyMate website and paste the URL on the search bar;

Step 3: Click the Download button to recognize it;

Step 4: Click the Download MP3 button to download it to your computer.

2. Spotify Downloader

This online tool is similar to the above one that can download Spotify music quickly. Here are the steps to download songs from Spotify with it.

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Step 1: Copy the URL of the music you desire to download;

Step 2: Visit the Spotify Downloader website and paste the URL;

Step 3: Click the Submit button and wait a minute;

Step 4: Click the Download Now button to save it to your computer.

Part 2. Add Spotify Downloads to CapCut on Different Devices

CapCut has different versions for different devices. Therefore, although they are the same software, there are different steps to complete the same task. Now we will tell you how to add music to CapCut from Spotify in different CapCut versions.

2.1 For Desktop CapCut

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Step 1: Open your desktop CapCut and import your video and the music you just downloaded from your computer to CapCut;

Step 2: Add the music to the timeline of CapCut;

Step 3: Edit it to make it in harmony with your video.

2.2 For Online CapCut

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Step 1: Enter CapCut website and then click the Upload button to upload your video and Spotify music to it;

Step 2: Drag and drop them to the timeline;

Step 3: Edit the song and your video with the editing features.

2.3 For CapCut App on Phone

Step 1: Find the downloaded Spotify song on your phone;

Step 2: Hold on the song until a pop-up appears and then tap on the CapCut icon on it;

Step 3: On the new pop-up, you need to tap on the Import audio to CapCut button; the song will be imported to your CapCut app.

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Adding music to CapCut from Spotify can significantly enhance your video projects, making them more engaging and professional. By following the steps outlined in this guide, you can seamlessly integrate your favorite tracks into your videos with TunesKit Audio Capture or other online tools. Remember to respect copyright laws and enjoy creating captivating content with the perfect soundtrack!

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