Currently, Android is the most popular system so that we can enjoy colorful entertainments while iPod is one of the best music players, from which we can have perfect listening experience when jogging. But what if you get used to listen to music with Android, and now you want to transfer music from Android to iPod? As Android and iOS are totally different operating systems, how can we transfer a batch of beloved songs from Android to iPod?

Method One: Transfer Music from Android to iPod with iTunes

In general, when people think of transferring music from Android to iPod, the first idea that comes to their mind is whether or not I can use iTunes to transfer music from Android to iPod. The answer is “Yes”. We can transfer music from Android to iPod with iTunes. Here I am going to show you how.

Step 1. Copy and paste the music files from Android device to computer through USB drive.
Step 2. Open up iTunes, click “File” > “Add Folder to Library…” then go to your desktop and select that folder. Click “Open” and your music files would be imported into iTunes.
Step 3. Connect iPod with your computer with a USB cable. Click the iPod button at the right top interface. Select “Music” > “Sync Music” > “Apply” to sync songs from iTunes to iPod. Please take note that you will lose any previous music files on your iPod when transferring music from computer to iPod with iTunes.

Method Two: Transfer Music from Android to iPod with Leawo iTransfer

Transferring music from Android to iPod manually is surprisingly troublesome and time-consuming. Here I am to present another method for you to transfer music from Android to iPod without the aid of iTunes. Before starting to transfer music from Android to iPod without iTunes, I will make a brief introduction to Leawo iTransfer.

Leawo iTransfer provides awesome solutions for iPod transfer issues. It can be used for transferring many kinds of files (like apps, photos, music, videos, SMS, contacts, and so on) among iOS devices, iTunes and PCs. Leawo iTransfer is helpful for backing up iPod (touch) files to computer. It makes iPod as flash drives so that users can put anything they want into their iOS devices.

Download and install Leawo iTransfer on your computer. Please take note that Leawo iTransfer is available not only in Windows version but in Mac version. Choose the right version for download.

Next, follow me to transfer music from Android to iPod with steps below:

Step 1. With the help of a USB cable, connect your Android device to computer, and then you can start to copy and paste the music files from Android phone to computer.
Step 2. Run Leawo iTransfer on your computer, and then connect iPod to the computer. Wait for seconds, iTransfer will detect iPod automatically.
Step 3. Users have 4 ways to add files from computer: the first one is dragging and dropping the files directly into the software window; the second way is to click the Add button at the top middle of software; the third way to is click File > Add > Add File/Add Folder at the upper right corner; the fourth way is to right-click the name of the library and choose Add File or Add Folder.
Step 4. After you have picked up the demanded files, just click on the big Transfer button. In the pop-up window, you can see the destination name in “Transfer to list”. In “Save to folder” choose a folder on your PC for local PC backup. Confirm “Transfer now” to transfer files. This will enable the program to copy all the selected songs from Android to the iPod.


1. You can select and play the specific song before exporting.

2. Compared to sync music with iTunes, you won’t lose any previous song on your iPod when transferring music from computer to iPod with Leawo iTransfer.

That’s it. You have successfully moved all the Android music to your iPod. Leawo iTransfer is the best iTunes alternative to manage your iPod music, and your music can be kept at the right places you need. Besides music files, it also supports transferring and managing photos, videos, contacts, notes, messages, and more on your iPod. Entertainment never ends with Leawo iTransfer. Enjoy!