Best option to hook up my amp to my MBP? For playback only?

Is this the best option to hook my new MBP i7 to my stereo? Is it overkill if I will be using it just for playback?

The quality from using a standard mini-stereo to RCA is really poor. I have an older Creek integrated amp that does not have optical inputs.

Apogee ONE USB Music Interface and Microphone

Apogee ONE USB Music Interface and Microphone

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    The Apogee ONE has great convertors in it for playback.
    I know a lot of people who buy apogee interfaces just for playback because it translates audio from iTunes much better.