“Experience all of Apple Music for three months, free. Whether you’re listening solo or looking for entertainment for the whole family, Apple Music has a membership that’s right for you. Individual plans are $9.99 a month. And family plans are just $14.99 a month.”(From Apple Music.)

$9.99 or $14.99 a month is not cheap, and the accumulative sum of years will be a large number. So to save you a lot of money, it may be a nice idea to record Apple Music during the three-month free trial time, and then you can listen to the music free forever.

To record Apple Music, Apple Music recording software is certainly the very first tool you need. The following will recommend you 3 kinds of Apple Music recording software.

1. Streaming Audio Recorder for Mac

Different from the other two kinds of Apple Music recording software, streaming audio recorder doesn’t need any extra devices like outside speaker or microphone. Its built-in microphone is free from the noise outside, thus improving the quality of the recordings, which cannot achieved by the other 3 methods. What’s more, streaming audio recorder can also add music tags like artist, album, album artwork, song name, and son on to recordings. Just launch the software and click the “Record” button before playing audio, it will automatically record the audio you are playing, you can pause or resume capturing process anytime you want to.

The following are top 5 streaming audio recorders for Mac available.

Name Screenshot Overview Price
Leawo Music Recorder for Mac Leawo Music Recorder for Mac Being a professional Mac music recording software program, Leawo Music Recorder for Mac could help people easily record any sound and get music for totally free on Mac, with output audio Bit Rate and Sample Rate adjustable. $19.99
Apowersoft Streaming Audio Recorder Apowersoft Streaming Audio Recorder Apowersoft Streaming allows you to record streaming audio from any PC or Mac computer. It is also compatible with streaming audio sites, such as Spotify, Jango, and Grooveshark and converts audio files into MP3, WMA, WAV, OGG, ACC etc. $39.95
iSkysoft Audio Recorder for Mac iSkysoft Audio Recorder for Mac With iSkysoft Audio Recorder for Mac, you will be able to record any audio played on your Mac (Yosemite included). This software records audio without losing quality and save recorded audio in MP3 and M4A format, which is widely used and supported by many kinds of portable devices. $29.00
SoundTap Streaming Audio Recorder SoundTap Streaming Audio Recorder SoundTap Streaming Audio Recorder allows you to record any audio that can be played on your PC or Mac computer. The program is able to do some simple edits after you record streaming audio. $29.99
Audio Hijack Pro for Mac Audio Hijack Pro for Mac Audio Hijack Pro will allow you to record any application’s audio, from internet streams to DVD audio and everywhere in between. And that’s not all – Audio Hijack Pro will also enhance any audio make your music sound incredible. $32.00

All of these streaming audio recorders work wonderful to serve the purpose of recording Apple Music.

2. Voice Recording App for iPhone

Voice recording app for iPhone can record Apple Music with relatively high quality, and most of this kind of apple music recording software offers much more than the simple functionality you get with Apple’s built-in Voice Memo. It even offers tons of control over your recordings and makes them very easy to share.

If you are looking for a voice recording app for iPhone to record Apple Music, here are 10 best ones you should look at:

Name Screenshot Overview Features
Recorder Pro Recorder Pro The most advanced & cost-effective audio app at App Store. Recorder Pro makes audio recording easy and the way to manage audios simple with awesome file manager features allowing move, copy, mail, zip, rename, multiple selection, file transfer etc. • Compression support
• iCloud support
• Transfer recordings through Wi-Fi
• Store recordings in folders and subfolders
• Record in various audio formats
Voice Recorder HD Voice Recorder HD It is a full featured voice recorder application with stunning interface for business, audio professional, sound engineer, journalist, lecturer, school/college student and anyone else who needs to manage voice memos. • Bluetooth Recording
• Customizable audio quality
• Dropbox support
• iCloud sync
• Tag support
Recorder App Lite Recorder App Lite Recorder App is an audio recorder and player application with advance features of recording and playing. You can create recording for at your meeting, lectures any many more places. Recorder App has amazing player with advance playback controls. You can trim a part of recording as you need. • Simple interface
• Trimming audio support
• Search functions
• Support for Cloud services
• Adjustable playback speed
Smart Recorder DE Smart Recorder DE Smart Recorder DE gives you all the functionality of the popular Smart Recorder product. In addition, it gives you full editing capabilities. You can trim recordings. You can cut, copy and paste recording segments. When recording, you can either append to the end of a recording, insert the new material in the middle or overwrite a portion of an older recording. • Simple user interface
• Support for Dropbox, Box.net and Wi-Fi sync
• Various export format options
• Can record in the background
• Easy to use time slider to make navigation easier
Audio Memos Audio Memos This app is a professionally made audio recorder. It has an amazingly intuitive interface, which is easy to use and full of powerful features. Use it in interviews, lectures, music session, briefings, and simplify your recording tasks. • Great quality
• Support for quiet recordings, perfect for things like lectures
• Easy filter options for your recordings
• Variable speed scrubbing
• Allows WiFi transfers of your recordings
AudioNote AudioNote AudioNote combines the functionality of a notepad and voice recorder to create a powerful tool that will save you time while improving the quality of your notes. It’s a perfect app for students or business. • Support for both notes and voice recordings alongside one another
• Highlights notes during playback
• Share your notes and audio through Dropbox, iTunes and iCloud
• Has a desktop app for Mac or PC
• Audio amplifier to ensure you can hear everything

Voice Changer Voice Changer It allows you to record sounds and instantly apply special effects to make it cool. With a wide range of sound effects, your recording can be modified to better match your feelings or personality. • Built-in recorder
• Built-in special effects
• Wide-ranging functions
• Easily edit your recording file

Voice Recorder Voice Recorder Record an unlimited amount of audio and back them up on Dropbox, SkyDrive, and more with this app. • Unlimited recording functions
• Back-up recordings
• Listen to your fave records over and over again
• Ideal for looping functions
• Attractive interface

Voice Record Pro Voice Record Pro This app is a professional voice recorder. It allows you to record voice memos and on-site sounds at unlimited length with configurable quality. • Exports directly to Google Drive
• In-app server
• Post clips on Facebook and YouTube directly
• Crop files easily
• Intuitive interface

iTalk Recorder iTalk Recorder iTalk Recorder is a full-featured recording app with a streamlined and intuitive user interface. You can append to existing recordings, choose from three levels of recording quality (11.025, 22.05, or 44.10 kHz sample rates), and manage your recordings, all with just a fingertip. • High-quality handheld recording
• Easy, convenient user interface and controls
• Supports iTunes File Sharing
• Built-in search function to locate recordings by title

Note: the disadvantage of voice recording app for iPhone is that you have to play your music through outside speaker when recording with iPhone, if you are in the office or you have to listen music with earphone, you can’t use this kind of apple music recording software.

3. Online Voice Recorder

Online voice recorder allows you to create an audio recording directly from a browser by using your microphone. The recording is produced locally on your computer, and you can record as many times as you need.

The recording process is quite simple. You need only give the recorder permission to access your microphone, then you can play and record online audio.

If you are looking for a free online voice recorder, the following list of best ones may help you.

1. SpeakPipe
2. Vocaroo
3. Online Voice Recorder
4. Record Mp3 Online
5. Voice Spice Recorder

Note: this kind of API is absolutely free but the same problem as the second Apple Music recording software: you have to play with speaker and use microphone, and it’s very difficult to control the quality of the Apple Music you capture.