Do you know how to transfer playlist from YouTube Music to Apple Music? This page will show you two easy way to move your YouTube Music playlist to Apple Music app. One is to use an online transfer tool, another is to use a YouTube Music converter. Check it out!

“How do I transfer YouTube Music playlists to Apple playlist?”

Music is the best ways to kill time and get entertainment. Today, the competition among streaming music services are keener than ever. This means users have more options to to enjoy music. Among them, most people use Apple Music, Spotify, YouTube Music, Deezer, Amazon Music, etc. When you find a better service and more attractive features, you might want to switch from one to another. We’ve written about transferring Spotify to Apple Music before. Later, I received some messages from some readers asking for solutions to transfer YouTube Music to Apple Music. If you have the same doubt, then you can’t miss this post.

Generally speaking, if you know about copyrights, you probably know that it’s impossible to take YouTube Music songs outside of its app. Don’t panic. Today, here we’ll share several ways to help you transfer playlist from YouTube Music to Apple Music.

Way 1. Transfer Playlists from YouTube Music to Apple Music via Online Tool

There are some online tool that can help you transfer music tracks between popular streaming platforms. Searching online, you will find many online platforms like FreeYourMusic, TuneMyMusic and Soundiiz, etc.

add YouTube music to Apple Music

Step 1. Open a online transfer platform on your browser.

Step 2. Select YouTube Music as a source, and set Apple Music as the destination.

Step 3. Select the songs or playlists you want to transfer.

Step 4. Confirm your action and done


  • Easy to operate.
  • Transfer playlist between streaming platforms.
  • Works on mobile and computer browsers.


  • Not free, you need to subscribe to it.
  • It just helps you move playlist from YouTube Music to Apple Music, you still don’t own the songs.

Way 2. Convert YouTube Music Playlists to MP3 for Apple Music via 4kFinder

As all the songs from YouTube Music are limited by copy-righted, you are unable to play YouTube Music on other platforms like Apple Music. Therefore, you need to download YouTube Music to Apple Music-supported audio format like MP3, M4A, AAC, WAV. In this case, we suggest that you can use a 4kFinder YouTube Music Converter.

4kFinder YouTube Music Converter could be a good option for both YouTube Music Free and Premium users. It is a reliable software that can help you download any song, album, playlist, and music videos from YouTube Music to computer at up to 10X faster speed. What’s more, it has ability to convert YouTube Music songs & playlists to MP3, M4A, FLAC, WAV, AAC, AIFF audio formats. Then you can upload your YouTube Music playlist to Apple Music or iTunes for listening. Let’s have a look at the great features of 4kFinder software below.

Great Features of 4kFinder Software:

  • Download songs while remove ads from YouTube Music Free.
  • Download and store YouTube Music songs to local drives.
  • Convert YouTube Music to MP3, M4A, FLAC, WAV, AAC, FLAC.
  • Convert YouTube Music at 10X faster speed with 100% lossless quality.
  • Built-in web player, no YouTube Music needed.
  • Help you manage the output songs with a built-in music manager.
  • Transfer YouTube Music to Apple Music, Spotify and other music platforms.
  • Offline play YouTube Music on any device without YouTube Music app.

How to Convert YouTube Music Playlist for Apple Music?

Step 1. Install and Launch 4kFinder YouTube Music Converter
After installation, simply launch 4kFinder YouTube Music Converter on your computer. You’ll find the main interface as below, please login to your YouTube Music account to access its built-in web player, either Free or Premium account.

open youtube music to mp3 converter

Step 2. Customize Output Settings
Before converting YouTube Music playlist, you need to set the output audio parameters. Please click the “Gear” icon at the upper right corner. A settings window pops up. From where you can select the output format, output quality, output file name, volume, output folder, output organized, language for YouTube Music. Apple Music app supports MP3, M4A, AAC and WAV format, here we pick MP3 format, and select 320kbps quality.

select mp3 for youtube music

Step 3. Add YouTube Music Songs to 4kFinder
Next, go to your music library and select YouTube Music playlist you want to transfer to Apple Music, and then click the red “+” icon in the right side to load the songs.

add youtube music playlist

4kFinder will read the data and display all songs in the playlist by default. You can unselect the songs you don’t want.

select youtube music songs

Step 4. Start to Convert YouTube Music to MP3
After the selection, click on the “Convert” button to start converting songs from YouTube Music playlist to plain MP3 audios. 4kFinder program works at 10x higher speed. It can complete the conversion in a few minutes.

convert YouTube Music to MP3

Step 5. Find the Converted YouTube Music Files
When the conversion is finished, you can browse the converted YouTube Music songs by clicking the “History” icon at the upper right corner.

view output youtube music

To get the detailed music files, you can click the “blue folder” next to the song to locate output folder. You will get the output YouTube MP3 songs.

output youtube music mp3 files

Step 6. Import Converted YouTube Music Songs to Apple Music/iTunes
Open the Music app on your Mac or iTunes on PC. Go to “File” > “Add To Library”, and import the converted YouTube Music MP3 files from local folder.

add youtube songs to apple music


  • Save YouTube Music as local files.
  • High output quality and fast speed.
  • Batch download YouTube Music songs, playlists.
  • Add YouTube Music songs to any music platform.
  • Play YouTube Music offline on any music app, player, device.


  • Not free.
  • Only works on desktop.

With the help of 4kFinder software, both YouTube Music Free and Premium users can move YouTube Music to Apple Music for listening. This powerful tool also lets you transfer and enjoy YouTube Music on other music platforms, players, apps and devices with ease. Now give it a try!

Transfer YouTube Music to Apple Music