How to Download Music from SiriusXM [Updated]
SiriusXM is a broadcasting corporation based in the United States. It offers a subscription-based service that provides a wide range of radio channels, including music, sports, news, talk shows, and entertainment programming.
It's the perfect time to start streaming SiriusXM on the go or at home. You can use the SiriusXM car kit to listen to SiriusXM in a car, or listen to SiriusXM on computer by creating personalized stations powered by Pandora, and dig into 5000+ hours of On Demand shows, performances, interviews, and other activities. Meanwhile, you could explore Xtra online channels and receive personalized recommendations based on what you're listening to.
Here you will learn how to listen to SiriusXM at home or in a car when you are subscribing to the upgrading plan. And we will also tell you how to download music from SiriusXM app and listen to it even though you stop the subscription.
Part 1. How to Download Music from SiriusXM App for Offline Listening
With a paid subscription, you can listen to streaming SiriusXM at home or in a car on different devices. However, if you are not a subscriber, you would don't have the opportunity to enjoy these services. In spite of the fact that SiriusXM requires a subscription, we still come up with a way for you to listen to SiriusXM for free on your devices even after canceling your subscription.
With the assistance of TunesKit Audio Capture, you can record and download SiriusXM music and other audios playing on your computer and save them in the format of MP3, WAV, AAC, FLAC, M4A, and M4B with original quality and ID tags preserved for playing on any device.
Key Features of TunesKit SiriusXM Audio Downloader
- Record audio on Mac and Windows 10 with ease
- Record and download SiriusXM music to any devices
- Export recorded SiriusXM streaming audio to MP3, AAC, FLAC, WAV, M4A, and M4B available
- Preserve SiriusXM streaming music with the original audio quality and full ID3 tags
- Support many customization functions and groove the SiriusXM content even offline
So, here are the steps to record SiriusXM streaming via TunsKit Audio Capture. Just download the trial version of TunesKit SiriusXM Audio Downloader and follow the tutorial on how to download music from SiriusXM App/website.
Step 1Open TunesKit Audio Capture
After launching the program, you will see there are some apps listed on the window. Check whether the browser or app you want to navigate to SiriusXM with is in the list; if it is not, you can click the "+" icon to select the browser. Or you can also drag and drop the SiriusXM desktop app into the window, which is an easier way to add the program.
Step 2Set the output audio parameters
The next step is to set the output audio parameters. Hit the Formats button and you can see there are six popular formats including MP3, FLAC, AAC, WAV, M4A, and M4B. You could set the output format as MP3 for SiriusXM playback in the car or at home. Then you could continue to set the bit rate, sample rate, and audio channel.
Step 3Begin to record SiriusXM streaming audio
Tap the icon of the target web explorer or the SiriusXM app. After you log into your SiriusXM account, you could choose a playlist, music, or radio to play. And the downloading will be started by TunesKit Audio Capture after several seconds. When you have downloaded all the SiriusXM music you want, click the Stop button to stop the downloading and then check the tracks.
Step 4Customize the recorded SiriusXM music
After proceeding with your downloaded SiriusXM music, you could go to edit these downloaded music files by clicking the Edit button at the rear of each track. On the editing panel, you could trim and merge all the SiriusXM tracks and also edit the ID3 tags. Finally, tap the Save button to store the edited SiriusXM music tracks on your computer for offline listening.
Step 5Start SiriusXM offline listening music
If you have completed the downloading and recording of audio from SiriusXM, tap the Search icon to locate the saving path. You can move the downloaded SiriusXM music to any device and listen to them anytime anywhere. You don't need an internet connection to start SiriusXM offline listening.
Part 2. How to Listen to SiriusXM on Computer/in Car
It's easy to listen to SiriusXM at home or in a car as you made a subscription to it. You are able to control it all with your voice on devices with Amazon Alexa, and play SiriusXM streaming from your computer, phone, or iPad directly to your other devices with AirPlay.
In addition, you can also start listening to SiriusXM in your car while you're on the go by simply clicking the SiriusXM built-in button on your car stereo, or by plugging in the SiriusXM Car Kit.
How to Listen to SiriusXM in Car
If you already have an All Access package in your car, you can read the steps as follow:
Step 1: Find the SiriusXM button on your stereo, click on it and type the radio ID.
Step 2: After a few seconds of loading, you will be able to successfully listen to SiriusXM content.
How to Listen to SiriusXM on Computer at Home
It's easy to enjoy SiriusXM at home. The very first is to log into your SiriusXM account with a SiriusXM streaming plan, you can follow:
Step 1: Access SiriusXM official site and click on Sign in.
Step 2: After that, you are able to select a huge number of SiriusXM music, radio, and other content on the homepage and play them on your computer. Or you can download the app version on your computer or phone to listen to.
What's more, you are allowed to connect speakers including devices with Amazon Alexa, Sonos, Bose, etc., or play them on smart TVs, game consoles, and home audio systems.
Expect the above online ways to listen to SiriusXM music online, you can also use TunesKit Audio Capture mentioned in Part 1 to download music from SiriusXM and then listen to it offline on your computer and in your car. If you want to listen to it offline, you can transfer the downloaded music to your phone first and then connect your phone to your car and then you can listen to it offline.
Part 3. FAQs about Listening to SiriusXM Music
Q1: How to download music from SiriusXM App?
Open the SiriusXM app and log into your paid SiriusXM account, then search for the music or other content you want to download. Or you can scroll download on the homepage to select the preferred one and click on it to see the details. It will display a download button for you to download.
Q2: How to listen to SiriusXM offline?
If you have a SiriusXM subscription, you can download the content directly for offline listening, but you run the risk of not being able to play it after your subscription expires. So, for long-term offline listening, you can try TunesKit Audio Capture to record and download SiriusXM music. You can read the above for more details.
Q3: Can I stream SiriusXM radio from My iPhone to my car?
You have to install the SiriusXM app on your phone and then connect your phone to a compatible car Bluetooth stereo. Then open your SiriusXM app and play the radio. As long as your car stereo Bluetooth is successfully connected to the phone, it will be able to play in your car.
Q4: How much is Sirius music a month?
There are different plans for different subscribers. You can refer to the following picture:
In this tutorial, we've mainly focused on how to listen to SiriusXM with a subscription during your commutes or at home, as well as the method to download music from SiriusXM app. With TunesKit Audio Capture, you are possible to listen to SiriusXM streaming music for free offline, which can be a good choice for your consideration.