Spotify Alternatives for Mac

    There are many alternatives to Spotify for Mac if you are looking to replace it. The most popular Mac alternative is Small Apple Music iconApple Music. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try Small Pocket Casts iconPocket Casts or Small Ampache iconAmpache. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 100 alternatives to Spotify and many of them are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to Spotify are Small Subsonic iconSubsonic (Freemium), Small nuclear iconnuclear (Free, Open Source), Small Amazon Music iconAmazon Music (Freemium) and Small Headset iconHeadset (Freemium, Open Source).

    The list of alternatives was last updated Jan 27, 2021

    • To bring you more music than ever with access to millions of songs. To give you personal recommendations from people who know and love music. To deepen the connection between artists and fans. To reimagine radio with a 24/7, global station.
      Most users think this is a great alternative to Spotify.
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      It does not have a free version like Spotify.
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      Negative comment • more than a year ago 21 users agree and 19 don't

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      Great music library available.
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      Positive comment • more than a year ago

      Gu
      Apple Music has more quality songs than Spotify.
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      Positive comment • 3 days ago

    • Discover the world's most powerful podcast player. Pocket Casts has all the podcasts you know & love; over 300k. Find Trending, Most Popular podcasts & more.
      This alternative is disputed. It's still a legitimate alternative, but it might have issues that some users think are important.
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      Pocket Casts is a podcast player not a streaming music service.
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      Negative comment • 7 months ago 8 users agree

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      It is a podcast player. Not a music streaming service
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      Negative comment • 5 months ago 7 users agree

      Gu
      Pocket Casts is a dedicated podcasting app with podcast specific features and podcast discovery. While you CAN use spotify for podcasts it is a small part of the offerings of Spotify.
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      Negative comment • 11 days ago



    • Ampache is a web based audio streaming application and file manager allowing you to access your music from anywhere, using almost any internet enabled device.
      Most users think this is a great alternative to Spotify.
    • Subsonic is a free, web-based media streamer, providing ubiquitous access to your music and video.
      • Freemium
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      Gu
      Spotify is a music provider. With Subsonic you have to provide your own music.
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      Negative comment • more than a year ago 1 users agree and 19 don't

    • nuclear is a free music streaming program that pulls content from free sources all over the internet.
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    • Amazon Music is an online music store and music locker operated by Amazon .
      Some users think this is a great alternative to Spotify, some doesn't.
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      It's more like iTunes that Spotify
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      Negative comment • more than a year ago 1 users agree and 1 doesn't

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      If you have to pay for a music subscription service and you are already an Amazon Prime member, the Amazon Music app is great app to have.
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      Positive comment • 3 months ago

    • Headset is a desktop music player built on YouTube and Reddit.
      • Freemium • Open Source
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    • Madsonic is a web-based media streamer and jukebox fork of...
    • CLiGGO MUSIC provides free music enjoyment on your pc, smart phone or tablet.
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    • Navidrome is an open source web-based music collection server and streamer. It gives you freedom to listen to your music collection from any browser or mobile device.Features
      • Free • Open Source
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