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--I am thinking about buying a google home mini. I was wondering if it was compatible with Apple Music. (For example, will I be able to say, ok google, play chill playlist.) Will it start playing or do I have to play it manually from my iPhone.

-- I really want a Google Home, but my music subscription of choice is Apple Music, so I'm really hoping it can stream from there. Can it?

Play Apple Music on Google Home

Similar to Amazon Echo, Google Home -- a smart speaker based around voice developed by Google, gets increasingly impressive sales numbers. It is supposed to be the central hub for all your connected devices. With Google Home, users can speak voice commands to control more than 1,000 smart home devices to stream music, play videos, or receive news updates. The Google Home starts you off with Google Play Music as the default music service but also works with Pandora's free service (in the US only), Spotify Free and Premium and YouTube Music. However, sadly, Apple Music is not included in the list.

So what if you have Apple Music subscription? How to stream Apple Music on Google Home? Don't worry; here we are going to show you two ways to play Apple Music songs on Google Home.

Method 1: Play Apple Music on Google Home via Bluetooth

You can play music that's stored on your mobile device (phone or tablet) or computer on Google Home using Bluetooth. Here are the detailed steps.

Step 1 Pair your mobile device & Google Home

From Google Home app: Open the Google Home app, in the top right corner of the app Home screen, tap Devices . Find the device card for the Google Home you want to pair with Bluetooth. In the top right corner of the device card, tap the device card menu > Settings > Paired Bluetooth devices > Enable Pairing Mode.

From your mobile device's Bluetooth settings: On your mobile device's Home screen, tap Settings and then turn on Bluetooth. Then tap the name of the Google Home you'd like to pair.

Step 2 Connect your mobile device & Google Home

Open Bluetooth settings on your mobile device. Under “Available devices”, tap the Google Home you paired to your mobile device.

Step 3 Play your music

After you've paired your phone with the Google Home, it will work like other Bluetooth speakers. You can play audio from unsupported music streaming services, like Apple Music.

Method 2: Upload Apple Music to Google Play Music

It's really not that hard to play Apple Music on Google Home via Bluetooth, but the functionality isn't as good as streaming Spotify music or Google Music on the Google Home. If you prefer to get all of the functionality while streaming Apple Music through Google Home or Google Home mini, then you cannot miss the second way -- importing Apple Music to Google Play Music.

To upload Apple Music to Google Play Music freely and easily, we need to record Apple songs firstly. NoteBurner Apple Music Converter could be the best choice to record and convert Apple Music files, audiobooks, or other downloaded music from iTunes or Apple Music to MP3, FLAC, AAC or WAV format.

Features of iTunes Audio Converter:
  • Record iTunes M4P music, audiobooks, Apple Music;
  • Convert Apple Music files to MP3/AAC/FLAC/WAV;
  • Convert iTunes audio at 10X faster speed with lossless quality;
  • Keep ID3 Tags information after conversion;
  • Easy-to-use with an intuitive and streamlined user interface;
  • Enjoy free update & technical support.
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Tutorial about How to Upload Apple Music to Google Play Music

The following is the detailed tutorial to guide you to upload Apple Music to Google Play Music and play on the Google Home. Please download NoteBurner Apple Music Converter first before getting started.

1 Add Apple Music Songs

Launch NoteBurner Apple Music Converter. And click the button "+ Add" to add music, it will pop up a window, which will show you all of the songs you have downloaded from Apple Music. You can choose any song you want to convert.

Add files

2 Customize Output Settings

After the successful adding, please click the icon "Setting" to customize output settings as you need.


3 Start Converting Apple Music

After completing the above steps, the final one is clicking the button "Convert". Just a few seconds, it will succeed.


4 Upload Converted Apple Music to Google Play Music

Open Chrome and sign in to Chrome with the same Google account you use with Google Play Music. Go to the Google Play Music web player, and click on the "Upload Music" button in the top right. Then you can choose the converted Apple Music tracks and upload the files to your Google Play account. After it is done, you will have your music ready to go.

More details, please refer to: Add music using Google Play Music for Chrome

Once imported, you can set up Google Home device and play Apple Music on Google Home or Google Home mini with a simple voice command.

Seeking a way to save songs from Amazon Music Unlimited as well as Prime Music forever? Amazon Music Converter is all you need, which carries the best audio recording core, able to download any Amazon songs to MP3/AAC/WAV/FLAC format.


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