Billboard, an American entertainment media publishing pieces involving news, video, opinion, reviews, events, and style, is considered one of the most reputable sources of music industry news, well-known for its music charts – Billboard Hot 100 and Billboard 200, with a print circulation of 17,000 and an online readership of 1.2 million unique monthly views.
Billboard Charts track music sales, radio airtime and other data about the most popular singles and albums in different genres. The Billboard Hot 100 chart of the top-selling songs was introduced in 1955. Since then, the Billboard 200, which tracks the top-selling albums, has become more popular as an indicator of commercial success.
Nowadays, a great number of music lovers pay close attention to the chart and wonder whether they are able to free download the latest top 100 Billboard songs. Absolutely yes! Here we are going to show you how to download the hot tracks/ albums/ playlists from the most popular streaming music service – Spotify (free version) to your local computer.
Spotify offers more than 100 million songs. Almost all the hot tracks listed on Billboard Charts are available on the platform. Also, Spotify frequently updated its’ Top 100 Billboard 2018 playlist within the App as well. Here comes the question: Spotify is a streaming music service offering DRM-protected songs. How can we download music from it? Next we are going to introduce a useful Spotify DRM tool and guide you to save Billboard Top 100 tracks as local files step by step.
NoteBurner Spotify Music Converter is a professional Spotify music downloader which can easily remove the DRM from Spotify, convert and download Spotify songs to MP3/AAC/WAV/FLAC/AIFF/ALAC. See highlights below:
NoteBurner Spotify Music Converter supports both Windows and Mac OS. Here we will take Windows version as an example. For Mac users, please refer to How to Download Music from Spotify to Mac for detailed steps.
Step 1 Add Top 100 Billboard 2018 URL from Spotify Free to the Program
First, choose "Spotify App" as the download mode. To import your music to NoteBurner, please simply copy and paste or drag and drop the playlist link of "Top 100 Billboard 2018" from Spotify Free to NoteBurner Spotify Music Converter.
Step 2 Choose MP3 as the Output Format
Click the button on the bottom left to choose output format. In Convert settings, you can choose output format (MP3, AAC, FLAC, AIFF, WAV, or ALAC), conversion mode (Intelligent Mode, Spotify Record, WebPlayer Download, or YouTube Download), output quality (320kbps, 256kbps, 192kbps, 128kbps) and more.
Step 3 Download Top 100 Billboard Songs from Spotify Free to Computer
Click "Convert" button to start conversion. When the conversion is done, you can find the songs by going to the output folder you customized in Step 3 or you can just click the "Converted" button (like a clock) and then click the "Folder" icon to directly go to the output folder saving the songs.
Now you've got the DRM-free Top 100 Billboard Songs on your local computer, you can listen to them whenever you like or transfer them to any other devices as you wish.
Note: The free trial version of NoteBurner Spotify Music Converter allows you to convert the first 1 minute of each song. You can buy the full version to unlock the limitation.