How can I download MP3 songs from YouTube?

Answered by Jeremy Urbaniak

To download MP3 songs from YouTube, there are several methods you can try. I will walk you through a step-by-step process using an online tool called Y2Mate.

Step 1: Find the YouTube video you want to download the MP3 from. Copy the URL of the video from the address bar of your browser.

Step 2: Open a new tab in your browser and go to the Y2Mate website (

Step 3: Paste the YouTube video URL into the search bar on the Y2Mate website. Click on the “Start” button next to the search bar.

Step 4: Y2Mate will analyze the video and provide you with various download options. Look for the “Download MP3” option and click on it.

Step 5: You will be presented with the option to trim the audio if you want. You can select a specific portion of the video to extract as an MP3 file. If you don’t need to trim, you can skip this step.

Step 6: Choose the desired audio quality for your MP3 file. Y2Mate offers different bitrates ranging from 64Kbps to 320Kbps. Higher bitrates generally provide better audio quality but result in larger file sizes.

Step 7: After selecting the desired audio quality, click on the “Download” button. Y2Mate will start converting the video into an MP3 file.

Step 8: Once the conversion is complete, a download link will be provided. Click on the link to start the MP3 download.

Step 9: Depending on your browser settings, the MP3 file may start playing in your browser or automatically save to your default download location. If it starts playing, right-click on the audio player and select “Save Audio As” to save the file to your desired location.

That’s it! You have successfully downloaded an MP3 song from YouTube using Y2Mate. Remember to respect copyright laws and only download songs that you have the right to access or share.

Please note that there are several other online tools and software available to download MP3 songs from YouTube. Y2Mate is just one example, and you can explore other options based on your preferences and requirements.