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How to get free audios from the Youtube audio library for video editing?

How to get free audios from the Youtube audio library for video editing?

Youtube Audio Library

If you have a YouTube account or you are starting one then you already have experienced or known about the audio copyright issue. Due to the copyright issue, you may be facing various problems in your uploaded videos like video removal, audio removal, ban, and many more.

Youtube audio library

So the easiest way to solve this issue is using the copyright-safe audio provided by YouTube itself. In the Audio Library of YouTube, you can find various royalty-free music and sound effects to use in your videos. 

Youtube audio library

Steps to download audio from YouTube audio library

The Audio Library is found exclusively in the menu section of YouTube Studio. Follow the steps below to download free audios.

Step1: Sign in to YouTube Studio.

Step2: From the left menu, select Audio Library.

Step3: Then Youtube Audio Library window will open with 3 categories

  • Free Music
  • Sound Effects
  • Starred

You can custom Search and Filter audio according to your preference.

Step4: Hover your mouse around the type of audio you are looking to download

Step 5: Then on the right side on the Added column you can see the download option

Step 6: Click download and then save it in your desired file location

Note: If you want to listen to the audio before downloading then just click the play icon on the audio. Also after clicking the audio you can see the download option on your right.

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Is YouTube audio library free?

Yes, all the audios available in audio library are free.

Is downloading YouTube music illegal?

Yes, downloading music from Youtube externally is illegal.

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