How to Convert a YouTube to an MP3 for Free

By Kefa Olang

YouTube is a popular video sharing website featuring videos of different genres, such as comedy, reality, viral, documentary and more. The videos are free and can be downloaded to MP3 audio format, which you can then upload to personal players and other websites. With the rise of online converter programs, converting a YouTube video to MP3 does not require downloading and installing third-party applications.

Step 1

Go to a YouTube MP3 converter website such as This converter website allows you to convert YouTube videos without downloading and installing a program.

Step 2

Copy the address of the YouTube video you want to convert to MP3 and paste it in the "Enter videoURL window." Click "Download" to begin ripping the video from YouTube.

Step 3

Click "Download MP3" when the YouTube has been ripped, then click "Download MP3" again to download the MP3 file onto your desktop.

Step 4

Double-click the MP3 file to launch it and begin playback.

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