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How to download free music on iPhone

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Music is what keeps me rolling and rocking! From keeping me upbeat during working hours to rejuvenating my spirit during the long traffic to revving up the party time, it’s an integral part of life. To ensure my romance with awesome tracks never has any interruption, I have created a huge playlist of the songs that I enjoy listening. Fortunately, downloading free songs on iPhone and iPad is dead simple! Here’s how to download free

Download Music for Free on iPhone and iPad

1. Documents

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Documents is the best third-party download manager for iPhone. Best of all, it’s free, ad-free and is developed by a trusted company. You can use Documents to download anything. And then play it right inside the app.

Use the Browser is Documents app to visit a link that hosts the MP3 file. It can be any website that has free music downloads. And then tap on the Download button to open the app’s download manager. Once the download is finished, you can tap on it to play the song or you can use the menu button to move it to another folder or to share it with an app like VLC.

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2. Browser and Documents Manager

Browser and Documents Manager app is similar to the app we talked about above, but it comes with a smart downloader feature. If you go to a link like SoundCloud and you tap on an audio file to play it, the app will ask you if you want to download the media as an MP3. Tap on Download to start the downloading process. Once downloaded, you can play the media in the app, or share it with any app.

DownloadBrowser and Documents Manager (Free)

3. Safari in iOS 13

iOS 13 Safari Download Manager

If you’re using iOS 13 on iPhone or iPadOS 13 on iPad, you don’t even need an app to download free music. We’ve talked in detail about how to download files using Safari before.

Basically, just navigate to the website that hosts the MP3 file and tap on the Download button. Safari will now ask if you want to download it. Tap on Download button to download the MP3. It will now be saved in the Files app. By default, the file is saved in the Downloads folder in iCloud Drive. But you can go to Settings -> Safari to change the download location. Once the music is downloaded, you can tap on the Share button to send the music to any media player like VLC.

5. Shortcuts

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You can do a lot of cool stuff using Shortcuts. One of the great things about using shortcuts automation is to download files from the web. You can use a shortcut like YouTube Converter 2 to convert the online video into an MP3 and then download it on your device. There are a couple of shortcuts that you can use for different services and situations.

6. MyMedia App

As a uniquely powerful file manager, MyMedia accomplished more than its obligated mandate. Exported files can be manipulated in numerous ways, giving you the best experience in whatever you pursue through it.

With the latest updates, document viewing has never been easier. Regardless of the format, MyMedia will power through html, htm, PowerPoint, PDF, Excel, and so many others. It easily merges with iTunes to make downloading seamless. So as it can be used to download music too.


After typing your desired website for music you can download music direct to the phone through this app.

Download: MyMedia

7. eSound Music

eSound is one of the few apps on the App Store that gives you access to a huge library of popular songs. And you can download songs for offline use. The only issue is that the app is ad-supported and has a lot of video ads. But there’s a way around that. Find and download the music and then listen to it offline.

You’ll have to create an account before you can start using the app. Then search for a song and tap on it to start playing. Tap on the + button to add it to the Library. The button will now change to a Download button. Tap on it to save the song offline.

Download: eSound Music (Free)

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