Apple music, as one of the most popular music suppliers, offers almost 40 million songs for its subscribers all around the world. Music lovers often prefer sharing Apple music with their family and friends, or sometimes their own different Apple devices as well. While due to the FairPlay DRM protection, Apple music on your own library or that you have got from iTunes cannot be shared directly. However, for Apple music you have saved to the Cloud through iTunes Match, you can share Apple Music songs using AirDrop in iOS 11.
Part 1. Share Apple Music Songs Using AirDrop in iOS 11
AirDrop is an ad-hoc service launched by Apple on macOS and iOS operating systems which enables to transfer files among supported Macintosh computers and iOS devices over Wi-Fi and Bluetooth. It can quickly share Apple Music directly in iOS 11 with simple steps. You can follow the guide here on how to share Apple Music Songs via AirDrop in iOS 11.
Step 1: Go to General>AirDrop>Everyone Check
Step 2: Launch Apple Music, go to your “Library” or search “For You” to choose a song you want to share.
Step 3: Long press the song to pop up an options menu where you tap “Share Song” to see a list of potential AirDrop recipients, and then select one person you would like to share the song. And then you will make it.
To share Apple Music songs using AirDrop in iOS 11, you should make sure that you have opened the WIFI and Bluetooth of your iPhone or iPad. The simple guide here can help you out in several seconds without using mail or a mass storage device. Besides, for iTunes music DRM protected in M4P, there are also Apple music converters for you to remove DRM from Apple music songs and convert M4P to MP3 so as to share the songs in iOS 11 as convenient as possible.
Part 2. Extension: How to Share Apple Music Songs Easier in iOS 11
As we all know that Apple music you purchased or rented on iTunes is DRM protected which prevents you from sharing it with others or even your other Apple devices. Fortunately, Leawo TunesCopy Ultimate will offer you great help. It is designed as a professional and powerful iTunes DRM removal program which can remove DRM from Apple Music songs and convert M4P to MP3 so as to play on other media players or mobile devices. Moreover, TunesCopy Ultimate can help you freely choose different sound tracks, sampling rates and bit rates you prefer for the output MP3 files. What’s more, the program works at 50X faster speed without any quality loss. Thus, it has become one of the best solutions to share Apple Music directly in iOS 11.
Nevertheless, in order to share Apple Music Songs Using AirDrop in iOS 11, you should download and install TunesCopy Ultimate at first, and then start it to remove the DRM and convert M4P to MP3 with simple steps.
Note: Before you start TunesCopy Ultimate, make sure that you have authorized your computer with your Apple ID so as to play Apple music. Besides, knowing that iTunes cannot open when TunesCopy Ultimate runs.
STEP 1. Add iTunes M4P Music files to the program
After starting TunesCopy Ultimate and entering the main interface, click “Add Files” to pop up “Add File” panel where you can import one or more iTunes DRM M4P music files. Or you can directly drag and drop the target iTunes music files to the middle of program interface.
STEP 2: Select Channel, Sampling Rate and Bit Rates
Check the imported iTunes music files under “Music” category and choose a music file. Then click “Edit” button to select proper Channels, Sampling Rates and Bit Rates for the output MP3 audio file.
STEP 3: Set the Directory to Save Output Files
Click “…” button at the bottom of “Home” page to set an output path for the output MP3 file.
STEP 4: Remove DRM from iTunes Music and Convert M4P to MP3
Click the blue “Convert” button next to the Output box to start removing DRM from M4P and converting M4P to MP3. After a while, the program will remove DRM from Apple Music songs and you will get the DRM free music file in MP3.
NoteBefore you start the conversion, you will be asked to authorize the computer with your Apple ID if you have not authorized the computer yet.
STEP 5: Check the converted MP3 files
You can check the converted MP3 file under the “Converted” tab where you can click the “Open file” option at the end of a target file to open the output MP3 file. Also, you can search your target file at the bottom for fast locating.
Since you have got the DRM free MP3 file with the help of the Apple music converter, you can share Apple Music songs with your friends or enjoy the music on various media players or devices. Or you can also share Apple Music directly in iOS 11 by using AirDrop as well.
To make a conclusion, for Music that can be shared in iOS 11 with AirDrop directly, you can follow the simple guide mentioned above and freely share Apple Music Songs using AirDrop in iOS 11; for iTunes music that are DRM protected, Leawo TunesCopy Ultimate can absolutely be applied to remove DRM from Apple Music songs and convert M4P to MP3 in several simple steps. From then on, you will never be troubled by sharing Apple music songs any more. In other words, you can freely transfer or play iTunes DRM music on Sony Walkman, Window Phone, Huawei phone and many other media player and mobile devices.