Best Ways to Download Free Music on iPod and iPhone

Apple devices offer extraordinary audio experience due its high quality sound management and hardware. The iTunes Store hosts a wide variety of music covering different genres, artists, countries and generations. You can find almost any song including contemporary hits, but there is only one catch. Most of the songs have to be purchased and there is very little free music for iPhone and iPod. Disappointing, isn’t it?

But there is no need to break down. We will show you some effective ways to download free music on iPhone and iPod in this article.

Part 1. Download free music on iPhone using iMusic

Music and video sharing websites like Spotify, SoundCloud, MTV, Vevo, Dailymotion, Vimeo,YouTube etc is a great place to discover your favorite songs and videos for free. Many of us want to play these songs on our iPods and iPhones. But there is no way to directly download them on the Apple devices. The best way to download music on iphone is to save them on your computer first and then export them to iTunes. iMusic lets you directly download audio versions of the videos without restrictions.

iMusic is All-in-One Music Downloader and Management Tool.

  • Download music from more than 300 music sites by copying and pasting the URL.
  • Record unlimited music from any website for playback in your computer with just one click.
  • Built-in music library let you browse and preview the lattest and hottest music.
  • Automatically save downloaded/recorded music to library for management and easy transfer.
  • Identify and tag music with artist, title, album, genre, and more with the latest technology.

How to Free Download Music on iPhone & iPod

Step 1 You need to install iMusic on your computer. Open the program and connect your iPhone with the computer. Then clickGet Music >Download which you will see the download bar. Copy the music link or playlist link and paste into the download tab as screenshot. Here we take playlist as an example.

Free Download Music on iPhone & iPod - Start iMusic

Step 2 You will see the music list and select MP3 to begin the download.

Free Download Music on iPhone & iPod - Start Downloading Music

Step 3 Now you have to export the downloaded music to your iPod and iPhone. To do that, open the downloaded songs by clicking on "iTunes Library" on the top and right click the music and select "Add to" > iPhone

Free Download Music on iPhone & iPod - Transfer Music

Then the downloaded music will transfer to iPhone directly.

Part 2. How to get free music on your iPhone from iTunes

Method 1

This is one of the more tedious methods out there and you need to follow the below steps properly.

Step 1 Tap the iTunes Store from the home screen of your iPhone.

Free Download Music on iPhone & iPod - Enter iTunes Store

Step 2 The screen will show the Music list. If the screen shows any other information, tap on the Music button at the lower part of the screen to access the list.

Free Download Music on iPhone & iPod - Find the Music

Now scroll down to reach the option called Single of the Week. Tap on the song to access the page on that single. This feature is updated with new song each week. That means you can add 4 new songs to your library each month. There is also a separate category called Singles where you can find more free music downloads for iPhone.

Free Download Music on iPhone & iPod - Find More Music

Method 2

Step 1 Open the iTunes app on your iPod or iPhone. You need to keep scrolling down until you see the section Free on iTunes. Tap on the option to open the interface to free music.

Free Download Music on iPhone & iPod - Free on iTunes

Step 2 You will find the option "See All" next to the songs. This will provide you with all the free songs that are currently available on iTunes.

Free Download Music on iPhone & iPod - See All

Step 3 After you have selected a song to download, tap on "Get" button beside the song. Then press Get Song. You need sign in using your email and password to iTunes if you haven’t done it already.

Free Download Music on iPhone & iPod - Get the Music

Part 3. Alternative Ways to Get Free Music for iPhone and iPod

Other than the methods listed above, you can also use some third party apps and websites to source your free music for iOS device. We will list them below for your convenience.

SoundCloud

SoundCloud started its journey as a platform for beginners to host their work. Over the years it has grown to accommodate large number of contemporary artists, bands, musicians and performers from around the world. The website has unlimited number of songs which can be accessed thorugh an official app on any Apple device. But to download the tracts without limitations, you need an app like SoundCloud. You can download songs for free and also generate playlist of your preferences. It has a free trial and a more advanced full featured paid version.

Free Download Music on iPhone & iPod - Freegal

Freegal

Freegal mobile app for iOS lets you browse and download over 7 million songs in Mp3 format through your local and subscribing library. You can download this app for free from iTunes Store. You can get free music on iPod including songs from daily top artists, worldwide collection and retrospective collection. The best thing about this method is that it is completely legal and free.

These simple software will help you do more and listen to free music when you want, even if you own an Apple device.

Free Download Music on iPhone & iPod - SoundCloud

iMusic is All-in-One Music Downloader and Management Tool.

  • Download music from more than 300 music sites by copying and pasting the URL.
  • Record unlimited music from any website for playback in your computer with just one click.
  • Built-in music library let you browse and preview the lattest and hottest music.
  • Automatically save downloaded/recorded music to library for management and easy transfer.
  • Identify and tag music with artist, title, album, genre, and more with the latest technology.

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