How to Record and Download Music from Amazon

Updated by Adam Gorden on Feb 23, 2021 5:45 PM.

Amazon Music is a music streaming service, in which users are allowed to listen to streaming music with free and paid subscription. If you are a Prime member, you can access to 2 million songs at no additional cost. But most of people are opt to upgrade to Amazon Music Unlimited in order to unlock millions of on-demand and ad-free streaming music through its Amazon Music application or Amazon Music for web.

But if you are not a Prime member, there is only a 30-day free trial in Amazon Music Unlimited with listening in Amazon account. After that, you need to subscribe to Music Unlimited paying for $9.9 per month. What's more, you cannot keep listening to those songs you've downloaded from Music Unlimited to your device.

Therefore, how to keep music from Amazon forever and listen to Amazon Music offline from both Amazon Prime Music and Music Unlimited? This post gives you a wonderful answer to this question by getting songs from Amazon Music with the help of Amazon Music recorder or Amazon Music downloader.

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Part 1. Overview of Amazon Music
Part 2. How to Download Amazon Music
Part 3. How to Record Amazon Music to MP3
Part 4. How to Download Amazon Music to MP3

Part 1. Amazon Music Unlimited: What You Should Know

When you enter to Amazon Music web page, you will see there are four options for your choice, respectively Amazon Music Unlimited, Prime Music, CDs & Vinyl as well as Download Store. Since Amazon Music Unlimited includes all kinds of songs, we will give the detailed introduction of Music Unlimited according to different selectable plans in this part.

Plans of Music Unlimited:

Individual Plan: As the most popular plan, you are able to stream tens of millions of songs. Although you can stream Amazon Music on one device at a time, you have the rights to access to any song at all devices. If you are an Amazon Prime member, you just need to pay $7.99 per month and $79 per year. If not, you should charge $9.99 per month instead.

Family Plan: As the best value plan for family members, Amazon Unlimited enables you to stream songs on up to six devices at a time, only if you have made the subscription of this plan. For Prime members, you just have to pay $14.99 per month and $149 per year. If not, you also need to pay $14.99 for a month.

Echo Plan: As the exclusive feature to Amazon Music, you can play favorite music from tens of millions of songs on a single Echo, Dot, or Tap with innovative Alexa voice controls. Just say the music title to Alexa, Echo will play it automatically. For a month, you should pay $3.99 to subscribe to the Echo Plan.

For Student: If you are one of the students, you can have a special student discount to get songs you love.

Part 2. How to Download Amazon Offline for Listening

After you purchase music or if you're a member of Amazon Prime Music, you'll enjoy that music in several different ways, including downloading it with a mobile or desktop app. However, still some people don't know how to download songs from Amazon Music. There are some options for you to download songs from Amazon Music.

1) Download Music for Offline Playback Using the Mobile App

Those songs from Amazon Music Unlimited and Prime Music can be downloaded for offline playback. However, the titles are not available for downloading to computers, so you can only download music from Amazon Music for offline playback on the mobile devices.

1. Select the music including song, album, playlist and more you want to download.
2. Tap the More Options menu, and tap Download.

2) Download Purchased Amazon Music Using a Web Browser

Prime Music and Amazon Music Unlimited titles are not available for download to computers. You can download your purchased music files to store them locally, then import them to another media player like iTunes for listening using a web browser.

1. Go to My Music.
2. Select the albums or songs you want to download, and then click Download.
3. Click No thanks, just download music files directly, if you are prompted to install the app.
4. Choose Save if your browser asks whether you want to open or save one or more files.
5. Open the files once the download is complete. Most browsers display the status of your download on-screen and then give you an option to open it.
6. Files typically save to your browser's default "Downloads" folder. You can then move each of the music songs you've downloaded to the preferred location on your computer.

3) Download Purchased Amazon Music Using the Amazon Music for Desktop App

If you already have Amazon Music for PC and Mac installed, you can directly go to download your purchased music with Amazon Music for PC and Mac. It is easier to download purchased titles from Amazon Music on your desktop Amazon Music app.

1. Select My Music and click on Songs. Select Purchased to see all the music you own.
2. Click the download icon next to the song or album. You can also drag and drop songs and albums to the Download section under Actions in the right sidebar.
3. Music you have downloaded is saved by default to an Amazon Music folder on your computer. For PC computers, this folder is typically stored under My Music. For Mac computers, it is typically stored in the Music folder.

Part 3. How to Record Music from Amazon with High Quality

The titles from Prime Music and Music Unlimited are only accessible within the Amazon Music app. It is not possible to export titles for use on other apps and devices. Thus, those titles cannot be copied onto CDs and other external storage like USB. However, your favorite Amazon recorded music can be output in multiple popular formats, like MP3, AAC, M4A, WAV, FLAC, and more using TunesKit Audio Capture.

TunesKit Audio Capture is a powerful and awesome audio recording tool, which is designed to record and capture any sound playing on your computer, such as streaming music from streaming music platforms and songs from media players. With built-in innovative and advanced audio recording and re-encoding technology, TunesKit audio recorder enables you to capture multi-track audios from both Amazon Prime and Music Unlimited.

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Key Features of TunesKit Amazon Music Downloader

  • Record and download unlimited number of music tracks from Amazon Music
  • 6 popular audio formats like MP3, AAC, FLAC, WAV, M4A, and M4B available
  • Preserve streaming music tracks with the original audio quality and ID3 tags
  • Support the trimming, cutting, merging, and editing of the recorded audios
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Steps to Record Amazon Music with TunesKit Audio Capture

TunesKit audio grabber allows you to download and install the trail version to test its performance before you purchase it. With the help of TunesKit audio recording software, you can follow the detailed tutorial to record Amazon Music Unlimited or record Amazon Prime Music for listening anywhere.

Step 1Install and launch TunesKit Amazon Music Capture

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Once opened completely, installed software list on your computer will show up in the main screen of TunesKit software. Now, you need to see whether Amazon music app or web browser you use is in the line of this list. If not, you can click the Plus button to add wanted programs directly. Besides, in this step, you can choose the output format for recorded Amazon songs by clicking the Format button.

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Step 2Play and record music from Amazon Prime and Music Unlimited

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Click the web browser to enter to Amazon music home page or touch the Amazon Music app for PC or Mac from the starting interface, and then you can login in Amazon with your Amazon account. It's time for you to choose the music tracks from Amazon Music that you want to record. When found out, you have to play these Amazon Music songs so that TuensKit audio recording software automatically launches its recording process to capture Amazon audio tracks playing on computer.

Step 3Edit recorded Amazon Music tracks by cutting and trimming

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When this smart audio capture is working on recording music from Amazon, you can click the "Edit" icon at each recorded track to open a new window, where you can start to strip and cut recorded Amazon audio tracks flexibly. Also, you can edit the ID tags like title, artist, album, year, etc. according to your needs.

Step 4Stop and save recording music tracks from Amazon

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With the purpose of stopping the recording process, there are two methods for your choice. You can stop playing Amazon Music songs or quit web browser directly to end this recording process. It provides a real preview-time for you to listen to recorded Amazon music and you can delete unwanted Amazon song segments again.

Part 4. How to Download Amazon Music to MP3

Another easy method to save your favorite songs and playlists from Amazon Music locally is to use a dedicated Amazon Music downloader such as Tunelf Amazon Music Converter. It is a specially designed to help all the subscribers to Amazon Prime Music and Music Unlimited download Amazon Music tracks to MP3 or other common audio formats. So, you can listen to Amazon Music anywhere as you like.

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The following is the detailed instruction on how to download Amazon Music tracks with Tunelf Amazon Music Converter on Windows or Mac computers.

Step 1. Install Tunelf Amazon Music Converter on your computer and open it. Then log into your Amazon Music account by clicking on the Sign In button.

Step 2. Before downloading, click the Menu icon and choose the Preferences option. Then in the Advanced window, you can modify the format, channel, bit rate, and sample rate.

Step 3. Just search for playlists you prefer to download and open the playlist. The go to select the songs by clicking the Add Files button. Once done, click the Convert button.


With a subscription to Amazon Music Unlimited or a membership of Amazon Prime, you can easily access Amazon Music's broad music catalogue. Meanwhile, for having a better listening experience, you can choose to save streaming music from Amazon Music to a more popular format like MP3 with the above two tools. TunesKit Audio Capture enables you to record audios from Amazon Music while Tunelf Amazon Music Converter gives you the ability to download Amazon Music with lossless quality.

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