If you are an Apple Music subscribers or used to purchase songs from iTunes Store before 2009, you won't be unfamiliar with M4P songs. Before 2009, Apple uses DRM to protected songs in iTunes Store, although it is removed for nearly 8 years and replaced by M4A, M4P is still used by Apple to protected its music streaming service- Apple Music. Once you download Apple Music songs for offline listening, you will find the songs are in m4p format.
Apple Music allows paid users to enjoy all the music files online and offline. But all Apple Music files are in protected M4P format. It means that users can not enjoy them on non-apple music players. It will be great if you can convert Apple Music to M4A format. In this way you can remain the music and play it on other devices. To do so, you need to use the right M4P to M4A converter app - Apple Music Converter for Mac and Apple Music Converter for Windows. It will help you convert Apple Music M4P songs to M4A format so that you can play them on different music players.
It is a powerful yet easy-to-use Apple Music M4P to M4A converter, you can finish the conversion with simple operation.
Here is a tutorial on how to convert Apple Music to M4A on Windows or Mac with Boilsoft M4P to M4A Converter.
Step 1 Download and install Boilsoft Apple Music Converter and run it. You can download it from:
Boilsoft Apple Music Converter for Mac
Boilsoft Apple Music Converter for Windows
As you can see from the interface, Boilsoft Apple Music Converter will autonatically the whole iTunes library, so you don't need to download Apple Music songs to convert them, just add Apple Music songs, albums and playlists to your iTunes library. It is not only a m4p to m4a converter, but also converts iTunes M4B/M4P and Audible AA/AAX audiobooks to mpa, m4a, etc.
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Step 2 Select M4P songs that you want to convert. Choose M4A as output format. Set profile, output path, name format as you like.
Step 3 Click Start Convert.
After the conversion process, you will get the M4A songs and then play it on other music players.
Useful Tips: Movies purchased or rented from iTunes Store are also DRM-protected. If you want to remove DRM from your purchased or rented iTunes movies to play them anywhere you want, try this iTunes M4V to MP4 converter - iTunes Movie Converter.