This post explains how to use Mathieu Elie’s amazing free tool, Playlist Converter, to import text playlists in CSV, tab-delimited, or other formats into Spotify.

First, launch your favorite web browser and go to this site:

http://www.playlist-converter.net/#/

On the home page, paste your text into the text box provided, then click “Convert”:

On the next page, enter a name for your new playlist, then click Convert to Spotify (note: you may be asked to log in to Spotify if this is your first time using the Playlist Converter.)

Let the Playlist Converter do its thing. After it completes the conversion process, click Login with Spotify and export the playlist to your account:

You will now find your newly-created playlist in your favorite Spotify client:

If you find yourself using the Playlist Converter often, please donate to Mathieu as a way of encouraging him to keep this tool maintained. You can find more information on the Playlist Converter Tutorials Page and in the Forum.