How to Download Music from SoundCloud to Computer for Free
SoundCloud allows users to download music directly from the SoundCloud website in MP3 M4A WMA, etc.by pressing the download button even without subscription , but mostly the downloadable content is limited in the songs created by small-time musicians. In order to free download SoundCloud songs made by the mainstream superstar, or download the music from SoundCloud which sung by the original artists instead of the remix or mash-up, you need 5KPlayer - the best free SoundCloud downloader.
Reasons to Download Music from SoundCloud
1. Download music from SoundCloud directly in audio format. The difference between SoundCloud and YouTube is that SoundCloud is an online audio distribution platform and YouTube is mainly focused on videos. The very reason why people choose to download music from SoundCloud is that sometimes they just need a predictable enjoyable soundtrack for the workday or workout. And for that, a simple piece of MP3/M4A audio will do. If you download songs from YouTube, you have to convert YouTube to MP3 to get the audio track only.
2. SoundCloud is rich in various songs and music. Statistic shows that SoundClouders collectively upload about 12 hours of audio to SoundCloud every minute. And for some listeners, the songs which covered or remixed by other SoundClouders are even sound greater than the original ones. Since there is nowhere to buy their songs -neither on iTunes nor Spotify, people can only download the songs from SoundCloud as it is a public platform for all the music lovers. What's more, the users can also create SoundCloud playlist as their likes and download Souncloud songs music playlist.
Preparations You Need to Download Music from SoundCloud
As we know SoundCloud only offers the small amount of songs for free download from SoundCloud directly, and you cannot choose the music format before pressing the download button. If you the song you want to download from SoundCloud happens to be the one that forbidden to download, the only preparation you will do is to free download and install 5KPlayer on your Mac or PC, you can also check out Mixcloud, Free Music Archive and other legal music download sites that 5KPlayer supports.
5KPlayer as the best SoundCloud songs downloader for Mac and Windows simply provides you the free access to download any music songs and playlist from SoundCloud, YouTube, Dailymotion, etc. This awesome SoundCloud songs downloader download music via a simple URL and more amazingly, you are free to choose the music format (MP3, M4A, OGG, FLAC) before you download the music from SoundCloud, thus, you don't have to worry about with what player you are gonna play the music.