Quick Guide: How to Play Spotify on Yamaha Receiver

By Elle Johnson

Updated on April 27, 2021

Listening to the music in the high-end receivers, soundbars, or wireless speakers will bring real party moments. However, using Yamaha products to play music is one of the best experiences, which bring studio-grade sound to your home. You can play and listen to your favorite songs and playlists at home with perfect sound.

Some of the Yamaha products are integrated with the Spotify app, which is a global music streaming platform to listen to the music and connect the artists to their audience in multiple ways. Spotify app allows you to access more than millions of music tracks. Moreover, the app does not allow you to play the songs in any other third-party medium. So, if you want to listen to them on a Yamaha receiver, then you need to get the Spotify tracks on your computer first. To achieve this, AudKit Spotify Music Converter will help you to losslessly convert and download your favorite tracks. In this article, we will guide you to play Spotify on Yamaha receiver. 

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Part 1. How to Connect Spotify to Yamaha Receiver

Most of the streaming app allows its users to directly download and transfer the songs. But Spotify songs have a protected format, so you can’t add them directly to the Yamaha receiver. Therefore, Yamaha MusicCast provides the wireless multi-room playback and stream with the MusicCast Controller to let you enjoy the music. 

Furthermore, Spotify Connect can stream the music up to three linked MusicCast devices. So, make sure to connect directly from the Spotify app while using Spotify Connect with MusicCast device. 

Here we will explain how to play Spotify on Yamaha receiver RX-v673. 

Step 1: First of all, launch the Spotify app on your Android or iOS device.

Step 2: Browse the songs list and play in your Premium account. 

Step 3: Go to the ‘Devices Available’ icon, and choose ‘More Devices.’ Select the receiver which is MusicCast enabled to play Spotify. 


Part 2. Yamaha Receiver Stuck on Spotify: Solved

Spotify songs come in the protected format, which means you are unable to play them on any third-party app. But still, you can play Spotify tracks or playlists on Yamaha receiver.

AudKit Spotify Music Converter will help you to losslessly convert and download the Spotify music tracks and playlists on your device. You can convert Spotify songs to MP3, AAC, FLAC, WAV, M4A, M4B, or any local output format. Moreover, this tool allows you to batch convert the Spotify songs, playlists, albums, or audiobooks into the local format with original sound quality. AudKit Spotify Music Converter can reach 5X conversion speed, which will help you to convert a 5-min long song only in 1 minute.

With the built-in most advanced converting technology, the converter is able to maintain the 100% original audio quality of the Spotify songs. Also, it preserves the raw metadata like title, album, artist, and track number, so that you can organize the local music library efficiently. AudKit converter supports multiple devices and provides all the Spotify Premium features like offline listening, free updates, and ad-free music. 

Below are some key features of the AudKit Spotify Music Converter.

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Main Features of AudKit Spotify Music Converter

  • Lossless quality: Maintains the original sound
  • Various output formats: Provides many formats
  • Ad-free music: Removes all Spotify ads
  • Maintain the tags: Allows to organize library

Firstly, download and launch the converter app on your device. Enter your licensed information to get the registered version. Then following are the steps that you need to follow to convert and connect Spotify to Yamaha receiver. 

Step 1 Import Spotify songs or playlists

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Browse and choose the Spotify songs or tracks from the app, then right-click the selection and choose ‘Share’ > ‘Copy Song Link’ options. Paste the copied link into the search box the AudKit’s interface. Click the ‘+’ icon to import the songs or directly drag and drop the Spotify songs to the AudKit converter.

Step 2 Personalize output settings for Yamaha receiver

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Now you can edit the output settings of the added songs from the top taskbar. Go to the menu, then choose the ‘Preferences’ option. Select the output conversion format to MP3, AAC, FLAC, WAV, M4A, or M4B. Here you can also edit the other output audio parameters such as bit rate, sample rate, channel, or codec.

Step 3 Convert Spotify songs for Yamaha receiver

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When you have done all the possible settings, tap the ‘Convert’ button from the bottom-right corner so that the converter will begin the downloading process. After the completion, locate the folder from the ‘Folder’ icon on the bottom.

Step 4 Transfer the converted songs to Yamaha receiver

Now you can transfer the converted Spotify songs on Yamaha receiver through a USB cable to enjoy them offline.

That is how you can play Spotify on Yamaha receiver without subscription.


Conclusion

In the above discussion, we have concluded the methods to play Spotify on Yamaha receiver. There are an official method and AudKit Spotify Music Converter options to play your favorite Spotify songs on Yamaha receiver. With the help of converting tool, you cannot only listen to the songs offline but also enjoy the original audio quality of the songs.

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