How to Download Music on YouTube


Ever seen an amazing song you watched on YouTube and a few days later began wondering how to get it on your device? Well, that is now possible with these few tools I’ll be sharing in this post just for free and they are quite easy to use.

About YouTube

YouTube is an American video-sharing website with its headquartered situate in San Bruno, California. Three former PayPal employees – Chad Hurley, Steve Chen, and Jawed Karim; created the service channel back in February 2005 after-which Google acquired the site in November 2006 for total sum of US$1.65 billion; YouTube now operates as one of Google’s subsidiaries (incase you’re wondering who owns YouTube).

How to Download Music on YouTube

There are many ways to go about downloading music/songs on YouTube but in this article I will only share two basic and working methods whichever one that that serves you best should be your top choice and be your option to use.

Many developers have worked their ways into creating the possible methods of downloading YouTube music… especially in a world where internet data consumption is becoming more and more a thing of major concern as most network service providers are out to milk our little savings for just subscriptions.

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Below are the two most used platforms for downloading YouTube music and videos for free; One is an app while the other is a website (they both serve the purpose they were meant for) check them out.

  1. Viral Mate Video Downloader: is an ultimate video Downloader app which has robust features to your liking as well usability. The app enables you to download videos and media clips directly from internet, social media and popular video sites to your phone at high speed.

    Viral Mate is very efficient, user-friendly and free HD video Downloader. Now, you can play videos without any active internet connection all the time. This app is offered by VidMate Team. DOWNLOAD APP

  2. Y2Mate: Is an Online video from YouTube download platform for FREE to PC, mobile. Supports downloading all formats: MP4, 3GP, WebM, HD videos, convert YouTube to MP3, M4A. Accessible via:

How to Use Viral Mate & Y2Mate

Viral Mate

  1. Install the App via item 1 above.
  2. Launch the App
  3. The App is a like browser like kind: goto the address bar and type in YouTube.Com
  4. Search the Music you wish to download
  5. Play it and wait for the Download Notifier Button to appear on your screen
  6. Click the Download Notifier Button and select the file extension you wish to save it as (e.g .mp4, .avi, .mp3 etc)
  7. Finally, wait for the download to initiate and complete.


  1. First, in your browser – goto YouTube.Com and copy the link to the Music/Video you wish to download
  2. Still in your browser goto Y2Mate.Com and paste the link you copied from item 1 above and click START
  3. Wait for the site to process your request.
  4. Finally, chose the file extension you wish to download the file as (e.g .avi, mp4 or mp3 etc).

One advantage of Y2Mate is that it is accessible both on PC and Mobile.

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