How to remove Apple Music DRM on Mac OS X

Apple Music is a streaming service and adds a DRM (digital rights management) layer to its streaming music collection. This means the music you’ve accumulated over the years outside of iTunes is with Apple Music DRM limited and becomes unplayable if you ever cancel your Apple Music subscription and don't have iTunes Match to keep it with you.

In other words, if you have an Apple Music a subscription, you can download kinds of music files in month and share and listen to them offline. But when you cancel the Apple Music subscription, all that streaming music becomes inoperable. It seems a pipe dream.

Do you want to remove the DRM from Apple Music, and then you can keep on playing and listening to the Apple Music files even after you cancel the Apple Music subscription. In other word, you have the real Apple Music files instead of streaming ones.

Macsome iTunes Converter can help you remove Apple Music DRM and convert them from M4P to MP3 format with upto 10X conversion speed and as well as CD output quality.

Main functions of Apple Music DRM Removal - iTunes Music Converter

  • Delete all the Apple Music DRM.
  • Support converting Apple Music to DRM-free MP3, WAV or AAC.
  • Up to 20X faster conversion speed.
  • 100% lossless and CD quality output.
  • Keep all ID tags and metadata information.

Steps to remove DRM from Apple Music with Apple Music Converter

First of all, free download the latest version of Apple Music DRM removal tool - Macsome iTunes Converter, install and launch it.

When you launch the iTunes Converter, it will run the iTunes automatically, if you have launched iTunes before running the Converter, click "Relaunch iTunes" to make the iTunes Converter work successfully.

Second, click Add button to select the music files of "Music" library. All the music files including Apple Music can be found.

Add Apple Music files to convert

Choose the music songs you want to convert, and click OK button, all the files shows in the File list of the software to waiting for converting.

Add Files to convert

Third, Go to the Menu of iTunes Converter, and click "Preferences..." - "Advanced" to set the output format.

Set MP3 format as the output

Finally, click Convert button to start your Apple Music conversion.

Removing Apple Music DRM

When the conversion is completed, the DRM of Apple Music is removed. Now you can enjoy the unprotected music files at ease.