So you found awesome music you can use for you vlog.  How do you download it so you can use it in your editing software? Downloading a music from Youtube is pretty easy. Following is instruction on how to do it.

1. Google “Youtube mp3”

First, go to Google and search the term “Youtube mp3”.

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You’ll see there are many websites where you can convert and download Youtube video to mp3 music. My favorite site is ClipConverter.  But you can use any one of these sites to download Youtube video to mp3. In this example, we will be using ClipConverter website.

2. Copy Youtube video link

Next, go to the Youtube video you want to convert to mp3, and copy the link.  If you click on SHARE, you’ll see the Youtube link.  Copy it!

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3. Use ClipConvert

Now go to ClipConverter website. Paste the Youtube link and click continue.  This will load the Youtube video to the website.

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You have option to download the whole video, but in this case, you only need audio portion of it.  So click on mp3 and START.  It will download the audio file in mp3 format.

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Soon as you get the mp3 audio file in your PC.  You can use it in your video by loading it to your video editing software.  Good luck!!

How to download music from Youtube

2 thoughts on “How to download music from Youtube

  • May 6, 2018 at 2:58 am

    Thank you for these instructions, really helpful!! I used to save YouTube video as mp3 song for my iPod with Acethinker video keeper, It is a free online tool that lets you convert youtube video to mp3 right from the browser. Share it here as an alternative to clipconverter.

  • January 17, 2023 at 2:44 pm

    Or you could just download the songs you like on your computer and connect your phone to your pc with a USB wire or whatever it’s called and transfer.


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