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How to Burn Music to a CD from YouTube

Sofia Albert updated on Oct 26, 2021 to Audio Editing Tips

YouTube is one of the largest video-sharing platforms where users can find various high-quality content. It is not only a place to discover new things, learn skills, get entertainment, but also a great place to get inspired. Especially for some passionate music enthusiasts, YouTube is undoubtedly one of the best places to find musical material.

Sometimes when you listen to some excellent songs, you may want to burn them onto a CD to listen to without having to go online. If this is what you want, this guide will show you how to put music on a CD from YouTube with a CD burner, Windows Media Player, and iTunes. 

But before getting started, your very first step is to download music videos with a YouTube MP3 downloader. And then, you can use a CD burner, Windows Media Player, or iTunes to burn CDs. 

How to Burn Music to a CD from YouTube with a CD Burner

If you've downloaded a music video from YouTube, you can use this easy-to-use CD burner - EaseUS MakeMyAudio to burn them onto an audio CD with ease. If you want to rip music from CD back to your computer one day, it's also possible with EaseUS MakeMyAudio. 

Beyond that, it has many other great features, such as recording audios, cutting audios, joining multiple audios, and more. Anyway, all tools needed for editing audio files can be found in this program. 

If you're interested in this program, you can download it on your computer and give it a try!

Step 1. Launch EaseUS MakeMyAudio on your PC and choose "CD Burner" from its main screen.

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Step 2. From the top menu, click "Add Files" to import the audio files you wish to burn onto a CD. 

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Step 3. Click "Start" to start the burning process and wait for the process to finish. 

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Step 4. Once it's completed, you see a prompt that says the process has finished.

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How to Put Music on a CD from YouTube with Windows Media Player

For Windows users, another convenient and easy option to put music on CDs is to use Windows Media Player. Before proceeding, you'll need two things to get started.

  • A CD or DVD recorder driver
  • A blank CD or DVD

If you're ready, you can follow these steps to burn a CD with Windows Media Player.

Step 1. Open Windows Media Player on your computer. 

Step 2. In the upper-right corner of the Player, click the "Switch to Library" button.

Step 3. In the Player Library, click the "Burn" tab.

Step 4. Select the down-arrow under the Burn tab and choose "Audio CD."

Step 5. Insert a blank CD into your CD burner.

Step 6. Find the items you want to burn in your Player Library and drag them to the list pane to create a burn list.

Step 7. When you've finished creating a list, click the "Start burn" button under the "Burn" tab.

Burn a CD with Windows Media Player

How to Burn Music from YouTube in iTunes

Your final option to burn music from YouTube is to use iTunes. But note that iTunes doesn't support burning songs downloaded from Apple Music because they are protected. If you want to batch burn songs onto a CD, you'd better create a playlist. But one playlist can be used to burn 5CDs. After 5, you need to create a new playlist. If you want to burn songs unlimited times, you need to burn songs one by one. 

To save your time, we will introduce the way to burn a playlist in iTunes.

Step 1. Open iTunes > Click "File" > Choose "New" > Choose "Playlist" > Give the new playlist a name.

Create a Playlist

Step 2. Go to your iTunes Library, drag and drop the song your wish to burn from your computer to iTunes library. Or you can click on the "File" and then "Add File to Library" to add your audio files.

Add files to iTunes

Step 3. Then, drag and drop the song you wish to burn from Library to the playlist you create. Or you can place your mouse cursor to the music and click the three dots next to the song, and choose "Add to Playlist," then select "New Playlist" (the name of your new playlist).

Add songs to playlist

Step 3. Insert a CD into your computer. Place your mouse cursor to the playlist you create and right-click it, choose "Burn Playlist to Disc."

Start burning

It is illegal to burn a CD from YouTube?

It depends on your purpose. If you have subscribed to YouTube Music, you have the right to download and burn the music for personal use. But if you burn a CD from YouTube without subscribing for commercial use, it violates YouTube terms and conditions, and this is illegal.

In Conclusion

From this guide, you can see that you can burn music to a CD from YouTube in three ways. With any one of these methods, you can make your CD with ease. If you have any questions about this topic, don't forget to contact us to help you out.

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