How do i import music?

kay so keep trying to import music from different places like the instructions say but it wont work. ive tried itunes files and frostwire files and all this other stuff. i guess what im getting at is how can i download songs so i can use them on here? step to step instruction please… this is really bugging me when im trying to do this and yea…

What is the file format that you are trying to import?

For WAV, AIFF, Ogg, FLAC or MP3 files, you just need to use “File menu > Import > Audio”, then select the file(s).

Installing FFMpeg adds support for many other file types that are not natively supported by Audacity. See here for how to install FFMpeg: