If you want to make a music CD on your laptop the first thing you need to check is if your laptop has a built-in CD writer.
If you purchased it in the last few years, chances are it does, it's a pretty standard feature these days. The only exception would be if it is a netbook, which is one of the much smaller laptops that are lighter on features and hardware.
If your laptop is an Apple Mac, you can make a CD in iTunes. All you need you to do is add the music you want to put onto the CD into a new playlist. When you have made your playlist, right click on it and select "Burn playlist to disc".
The following window will then appear:
You want to select "audio cd" or "MP3 cd", and which one depends on the type of CD player you have.