Though characterized by high-quality paid-for music streaming service, Tidal still provides users with a 30-day trial. In this guide, we are going to teach you how to download music from Tidal to MP3 offline files with the 30-day free trial, so that you can enjoy the millions of high-quality music MP3 from Tidal forever. There are two methods in this guide: a multi-functional method and a fast one, both require no Tidal Premium.
1. Download Tidal Music to MP3 with Great Customizable Options
To download Tidal music to MP3, you need the help of Joyoshare Audio Recorder. Basically, this recorder will download Tidal Music to MP3 audio while retaining the original high quality of the music. Other supported formats include AAC, FLAC, M4A, WAV, AC3, AIFF, ALAC, APE, AU, CAF, M4B, M4R, MKA, OGG, WMA.
This software is designed to record and download music. It would automatically split the tracks when you are recording and downloading a playlist. It is equipped with a built-in audio editor that gives you plenty of customizable freedom. Trimming the recorded tracks, adjusting the sound effects and editing the ID3 tags would be easy with it. Besides, you can also edit the ID3 tags to archive the songs easily.
Key Features of Joyoshare Audio Recorder:
High recording sound quality
MP3 and other 15 audio formats to choose from freely
Built-in editor to customize the downloaded Tidal songs
Automatically split the tracks to increase the efficiency
Step 1 Getting started with Joyoshare Audio Recorder
Download Joyoshare Audio Recorder and launch it. In the main interface that pops out, click on the button to the left of the recording button in the bottom, and set System Audio as the input source. In this way, the program will record the Tidal music coming from the computer soundcard. If you want to record from other sources, you can change the input source whenever you want.
Step 2 Adjust the pre-recording preferences
Click on the button in the lower left to open the Format menu, then adjust the format, codec, channel and some other parameters of the output recordings. Alternatively, you can simply choose High Quality or Small Size in the Preset drop-down menu, and the program will adjust other options accordingly. Next, click on the Preferences button in the upper right to open the Preferences menu, where you can change the folder to save the recordings. It is also advisable to turn on the auto split function, so that the program will automatically split the tracks when a song is switched to another. To turn on the auto-split feature, tick the Split the Recordings Individually box and the Recording Is Silent box.
Step 3 Record and download music from Tidal to MP3
Now, find the songs or playlists you want to record on Tidal first, but don't play it yet. Press the recording button in Joyoshare Audio Recorder, and then play the music on Tidal. Joyoshare Audio Recorder will start capturing the music. If you need to download a playlist, simply hit the recording button and leave the playlist playing. The auto-split feature will split the tracks in the playlist for you. After you download the music from Tidal, press the recording button again to stop. The downloaded songs will be saved to the folder you previously select.
Step 4 Edit the recorded audios
This step will teach you how to edit the downloaded tracks. Tap the button at the rear of each track to open the built-in editor. With the editor, you can trim the recordings or adjust the sound effects to make the recordings more enjoyable. Besides, you can rewrite the ID3 tags, which should be matched in the downloading process.
2. Tidal Rip to MP3 in a Few Minutes
While the last option is awesome, we understand that some users may want an easier solution that can download the music more quickly and free of charge. Here is what you are looking for - Audio Capture for Chrome. This chrome extension really lives up to its name. Carry out the following steps, and you can download Tidal songs to MP3 in a minute or two.
Step 1: Search for Audio Capture for Chrome extension in Google and find it in the Extension Store.
Step 2: Find the song you want to download on Tidal with Google Chrome. Then click on the extension on the upper right corner of Chrome and play the song, and the song will be recorded. However, the recording process needs to be started and ended manually.
Step 3: After recording a song, you need to press the Save button to save the recording to your computer. If you have multiple songs to download, repeat Step 2 and 3.