In this article you will be learning some tricks that will let you download YouTube videos to mp3 format. Previously I have shared some tricks to download videos from Facebook which you can check. YouTube which is the largest hub of online videos normally not allow users to download videos directly. There are different tools available these days that help you in this regard. Internet Download Manager is one of those useful softwares that allow you to download videos from YouTube.

You will find videos belonging to different categories on YouTube including Songs, How-To guides, entertainment, news etc. If we talk about songs then there are many people out there who just want to listen to music and new releases. In that case there is no reason to download large size YouTube videos as it will take more time to download and will also consume more space. One can youtube mp3download the audio of any YouTube video in mp3 format with the help of some free tools that i am going to mention below.

So, here are some free online websites, browser extensions and also an android application that will help you to convert and download YouTube videos in mp3.

Free Tools to Download YouTube Videos in MP3

1- Vidtomp3

Vidtomp3 - Audio YouTube Video Downloader

Vidtomp3 is one of those free online websites that allow you to convert YouTube videos to mp3 format and then give you a direct link to download those to your PC.

You will simply have to copy the URL of required video, go to vidtomp3 and paste your video link there and finally press the download button. Now it will take some time to process your request depending upon the size of video.

Finally you will get direct download link on the next page that will refer to a new page where you will find download button of mp3 file.  Click on it and that’s all.

Vidtomp3 also supports other popular video sharing websites including MetaCafe, DailyMotion, MegaVideo, CollegeHumor etc.


2- YouTube Mp3

YouTube to mp3 converter

It is just another free online tool to convert and download YouTube videos in high quality mp3 audio format.  The procedure is same like I explained above. First copy the complete URL of video you want to download, go to this website and paste it there. Finally press the Convert video button and it will take 3-4 minutes to process.  After conversion, a download link will appear and your mp3 file will start downloading after you click on it.

There is no need to install any software and one can get any video converted into mp3 within minutes.  You can use it on Windows, Mac, even on IPhone & android smartphones/ tablets.

3- How to Download YouTube Videos to mp3 on Android?


Android users can also download mp3 converted YouTube videos by using Tubemate application for android. This app is not available at Google Play Store so you should first enable installation of 3rd party apps on your device from the settings panel. Now download tubemate freeware application and transfer it to your phone. After installation when you will open it, you will see that its interface is just like YouTube.

Now search for your required YouTube video and click on the download button just below it. Select the required quality of video and it will be downloaded to your device. Download in mp3 option will also be available in the list that can download the audio of that video.

4- How to Download YouTube Videos using Chrome?

chrome extension YouTube

For chrome users here is a cool extension that makes it easy to download any video from YouTube in mp3. Get YouTube mp3  download extension for chrome and add it into your browser. Now whenever you watch any video on YouTube, a download button will appear just below it. By clicking on it, you will be able to download it in any quality you need.

Actually the download button will lead you to developer’s website that will take few seconds to load. After conversion it will enlist different formats of converting video including mp3, mp4, 3gp, flv etc. and you will be able to download those files by clicking the respective download links.

5- How to Download YouTube Videos in using FireFox?

Just like Google chrome, a Firefox addon is also out there for instant downloading of YouTube videos in mp3. Install YouTube video & audio dow addon in your browser and restart it. Now right click on your toolbar and click on customize. Drag the youtube button to your browser toolbar. Now whenever you will watch any video, just click on the new button you added and you will be able to download that video in mp3, flv, mp4, 3gp and many other formats.

If you have any questions then feel free to discuss below. Cheers!

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