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How to Download Youtube Songs onto iTunes

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With the increase in the price of music everyday, it is getting more and more difficult to find music at an affordable price. Many music enthusiasts cannot listen to or download the amount of music they want, so they are looking for alternatives. Music downloading programs, like Limewire can be dangerous and harmful to your computer, the website is currently not functional at the moment. There are “safe” music downloading software programs such as Bearshare, but a large portion of music from the software has to be paid for. The good news is that you can now download Youtube songs to your favourite music playing programs such as iTunes in formats like MP3

How to Download Youtube Music to iTunes

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Music enthusiasts have discovered the beauty of Youtube to MP3 websites. These websites offer a free, fast, and safe alternative to sketchy music downloading programs. Once you know how to download music from these sites, your music cravings will be fixed in no time. There are also downloadable programs that do the same thing as these websites, but this tutorial focuses on how to download songs from websites only.


The steps below will show you how to download Youtube audio files from your favorite Youtube videos.

Pick the Audio

Find a Youtube video from which you would like the audio file from. Remember, just the audio will be downloaded into your iTunes, not the video. Also make sure that the audio is clear and that there are not too many unwanted parts that are accompanied with the video. These will all be downloaded as well.

Open a New Tab/Window
Once you find a video that you would like to extract the audio from, open a new tab or window. In the new window, type in the name of a site that offers the Youtube to MP3 service.

Top Websites for Youtube t0 MP3 Conversion For Your iTunes:


This is one of the easiest online services for converting videos to mp3. It is easy because it doesn’t require you to have an account, all that is needed is a YouTube URL. As soon as you submit your web link as shown in the image below, the converter will start to convert the audiotrack of your videofile to mp3 and you will be able to download it after the conversion has completed. It can be used on any Mac, Linux PC or even an iPhone completely for free



This website promises

  • Higher quality standards that is better than what other sites offer – 256kbps
  • It will grab your Mp3 directly from source flv file
  • It will process your file at a lightning speed with zero loss to audio-quality
  • It comes with a cutting-edge burst and multi-threaded technology
  • There are no limits on the amount of conversions and the number of downloads.

Pretty much like Youtube-Mp3 discussed above, all that is required is to s

  • earch for the video you would like to convert to mp3,
  • Copy the link from that video,
  • Paste the video into our converter box,
  • Select your desired quality (standard quality, and high quality) and
  • Click Convert and you’re done.



This is one of the most convenient online application for converting YouTube flash video to MP3 audio. This service is fast, free, and requires no signup. All you need is a YouTube URL, their software will transfer the video to their server, extract the MP3, and give you a link to download the audio file.


There are also an abundant lists of websites that show up with a simple google search of ” Youtube to MP3″

Some of the notable Ones are listed below:

Copy/Paste Video Url
Click back over to your first tab that contains the Youtube video. Copy the url of the video that is shown in the top bar of the browser. The easiest way of copying the whole code is to right click the bar until the whole code is highlighted. Then right click the bar and click copy.

After the code is copied, switch back to the second tab that contains the conversion site. Paste the url into the allotted space that the site gives you. This is usually clearly marked. After the url of the video is copied, click submit.

Download The Song
The website will show the song being processed, and the percentage that is being processed at. When the song gets to one hundred percent, it will bring up a button that says download. Click the download button, and the option will come up of where to save the song to your computer. Make sure to save the song to the folder where your iTunes is. After you choose where to save the song, click submit and the song should be saved into your iTunes!

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