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How to Free Download Music / Playlist from YouTube to M4A?


YouTube is the best destination in which you can enjoy a huge numbers of official music videos, and a lot of the music you listen to is only available on YouTube, but not on other music source like Spotify, SoundCloud. So you may wonder how to efficiently download YouTube music videos as audio only files like MP3, M4A, so that you can listen to YouTube music on your smart phone or MP3 player without internet connection. This tutorial will show you how to free download audio only (.m4a) from YouTube music videos or playlists in 3 clicks.


Free download music from YouTube as .m4a

Part 1: How to Download YouTube Music as M4A for Free

Any Video Converter Free is a totally free online video and music downloader which lets you download music files or playlists from YouTube, VEVO, Vimeo, SoundCloud, and other 100+ sites to M4A without the sound quality loss. Now let’s take a look at how to free download music from YouTube to M4A with Any Video Converter Free.

Step 1: Launch Any Video Converter Free

Download and install Any Video Converter Free on your computer, then run this YouTube to M4A downloader.


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Step 2: Add YouTube Music Videos or Playlists URL

Open YouTube site on Google or Firefox browser and find the music videos or playlists you want to download, then copy the video or playlist link. Back to Any Video Converter Free and click download music button button > "Download Music Files". An adding window will pop up and you can click Add button button to paste the YouTube music video or playlist ULR.


Or you can drag & drop video or playlist to the adding window directly.


Add YouTube music video URL

Step 3: Start Downloading

Click "Start Download!" button and Any Video Converter Free will start analyzing the URL and downloading YouTube music videos or playlist to .m4a automatically. And you can continue to add more links to download YouTube as .m4a audio only in bulk.


Start download music from YouTube

Step 4: Check the Downloading History

After the downloading process completed, you can right-click the track and click "Open Source File Location" to find the well downloaded YouTube music with file extension .m4a.

Part 2: How to Convert YouTube Video to M4A

Any Video Converter Free is also a well designed video converter which lets you effortlessly convert any videos to 200+ video formats including MP4, AVI, MKV, HTML, MPEF, SWF and audio as MP3, AAC, M4A, OGG, APE, and more. Here is the tutorial on how to convert YouTube videos to .m4a with Any Video Converter Free in 3 clicks.


Step 1: Add YouTube videos to Any Video Converter Free. And you can add other more files including any videos, audio, DVDs, CDs, and etc.


Step 2: Choose .m4a as the output format. And you can customize the audio quality, audio codec, audio bitrate, sample rate, audio channel from the right panel.


Convert YouTube video to m4a


Step 3: You can click "Convert Now!" button to start conversion. And after the conversion completed, the output folder will pop up automatically to show you the well converted .m4a files.


You can downloaded YouTube videos to .m4a downloader for enjoying on your iPhone, iPod, PS4, Android phones, and etc freely!


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