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How to Stream Apple Music on Roku

Apple Music is an ad-free music streaming service that allows you to stream over 75 million songs across all your favorite devices. With this, you can able to stream the latest hits, concerts, shows, exclusive events, and even tune into internet radio. You can organize an Apple library by genre, album, or artists and play your personally curated playlist. It costs $9.99/month (individual) or $14.99/month (family). Does Roku support Apple Music? Unfortunately, Apple Music is not available as a stand-alone app for Roku. Don’t worry. In this article, we will show you the way to stream Apple Music on Roku.

How to Stream Apple Music on Roku

There are two possible ways to listen to Apple Music on Roku

  1. Using Music Converter
  2. Screen Mirroring

1. Play Apple Music on Roku Using Music Converter

Initially, you have to remove DRM and convert Apple Music to the audio format supported by Roku. And then, you can stream them to Roku.

[1] Open the Apple Music Converter app on your PC or desktop. If you haven’t installed it before, get it from the Apple Music converter website.

[2] Tap the +Add option to import the downloaded Apple Music files.

Play Apple Music on Roku Using Music Converter

[3] Click the Output Format and select MP3.

Play Apple Music on Roku Using Music Converter

[4] Click the Convert button to start converting your Apple Music to MP3.

Play Apple Music on Roku Using Music Converter

[5] Now, you can copy the converted music files to a USB drive from your Windows or Mac PC.

[6] Connect your USB drive to your Roku media player’s USB port.

[7] Turn on your device and launch the Roku Media Player. From the media formats, choose the Audio tile.

Roku Media Player

[8] Choose the Apple Music tracks from the USB drive that you want to play.

2. Play Apple Music on Roku Using Screen Mirroring

Along with the above-mentioned method, you could also play Apple Music by screen mirroring your Android, iPhone, and Computer. Before jumping into the steps, you should set screen mirroring mode on Roku to Always allow.

Android

[1] Install Apple Music from the Play Store.

[2] Launch the Apple Music app and log in using your subscribed Apple ID.

[3] Slide down your mobile screen to open the Notification Panel.

[4] Click on the Cast icon.

Screen Mirror Android to Play Apple Music

[5] Tap on your Roku device name from the list of available nearby devices.

Screen Mirror Android to Play Apple Music

[6] Get back to the Apple Music app, play your favorite track and enjoy listening to them from your Roku Streaming device.

Windows/Mac

[1] Visit music.apple.com on your PC browser and log in with your Apple ID.

Screen Mirror Windows to Play Apple Music

[2] Press Windows + P on your keyboard to open the Project tab.

[3] From that, choose Connect to a wireless display.

 Connect to a wireless display

[4] From the Connect tab, select your Roku device.

Select Roku devcie

[5] Now play any of your favorite music and listen to it on your Roku device.

iPhone/iPad

[1] Install Mirror for Roku from the App Store.

[2] Add Mirror for Roku app on your streaming device.

[3] Open Mirror for Roku app on your iOS device.

[4] Select your Roku device.

Select Roku device

[5] Allow permission for mirroring and click on the Start Mirroring icon.

Start Mirroring

[6] Select Start Broadcast.

[7] Launch Apple Music on your iOS device and log in with your Apple ID.

[8] Select and play your favorite music and listen to it on your Roku device.

You can also cast Apple Music to Roku from iPad or iPad using AirPlay. For this, you have to connect both your iPhone and Roku to the same WiFi network. Play the music on your iOS device and click the AirPlay icon. Now choose your Roku device, and finally, your music will be cast to your Roku.

FYI! Only the latest Roku models like Roku Ultra, Roku Streaming Stick+, Roku Streambar, Roku Premiere, and Roku Smart Soundbar will support AirPlay.

These are the possible ways to stream Apple Music on your Roku streaming device. Using this, you can enjoy unlimited songs with high audio quality on your big screen. If you have any questions related to this post, please let us know in the comments section. Visit our Facebook and Twitter pages to get instant updates about our articles.

Raashid

Content Writer @techowns.com

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