3 Ways to Download Playlist from YouTube as MP3 on PC

If you found or created a playlist of YouTube music videos and would like to get them on your PC in MP3, you can use a YouTube playlist to MP3 converter or downloader to download YouTube playlist to MP3.

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Melissa Lee

Updated on Mar 06, 2024

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In this article, you'll learn 3 Methods to Save YouTube Music Playlists:

Method 1. Use YouTube Playlist Downloader Software: Install EaseUS Video Downloader to your Windows/Mac > copy and paste the playlist's URL in the search bar > choose the file format and quality > click "Download" to start. 

Method 2. Download Playlists from YouTube as MP3 Without an App: Copy and paste the link to the online download site > decide which file format and quality you'd like to download > start downloading by pressing "Download". 

Method 3. Download with a YouTube Playlist Download Extension: Install the download extension to your browser > open the page of the YouTube music playlist you want to download > right-click the page > find "ByTubeD" > start downloading. 

You can not only watch fantastic videos on YouTube but also listen to amazing music videos from talented artists. However, watching music videos online is not always convenient. Here we have got you two ways to download YouTube playlists from YouTube MP3, or WAV if you prefer, for offline listening.

To download content from YouTube, the prerequisite is that you own the content, get the commission of the content copyright holder, or the content is copyright-free.

Method 1. Use YouTube Playlist Downloader Software 

One of the best ways to download YouTube playlists to MP3 is using EaseUS Video Downloader, a 100% ad-free and secure YouTube to MP3 converter and downloader. The downloader helps download videos from YouTube and similar sites to Windows PCs easily and safely. You can either download a complete video from YouTube or just rip the audio part in MP3 and WAV. Furthermore, EaseUS Video Downloader is also a bulk video downloader that can download multiple videos at one time and download an entire YouTube playlist or channel.

As a YouTube playlist downloader, EaseUS Video Download allows you to grab videos in a YouTube playlist in MP4, MP3, and WAV without a hitch. Simply configure the settings and you can download the YouTube playlist to MP3 and other formats you need.

💡Here are some reasons why you can trust and choose EaseUS Video Downloader.

📜Here is the guide on how to use EaseUS Video Downloader to download music playlists from YouTube in MP3 format:

Step 1. Open EaseUS Video Downloader on your computer, go to "Downloader," and then click "Add URLs." 

Open the video downloader

Step 2. Paste the URL of the music or the playlist into the box and click "Confirm." Afterward, select to download the whole playlist.

Paste the URL

Step 3. Choose the audio files you want to download and select the audio format and quality you prefer. Then click "Download" to continue.

Select the audio format and quality

Step 4. Wait for downloading process to finish.

Start downloading audio files

Disclaimer: Please make sure that your download behavior is legal in your country! EaseUS does not advocate downloading any video/audio for sale, distribution, or other commercial purposes.

You may also be interested in how to download YouTube short videos and download YouTube music to your PC.

Method 2. Download Playlists from YouTube as MP3 Without an App

You can also use an online YouTube playlist to MP3 converter and downloader to save a YouTube playlist to MP3. It will take more steps and a longer process to download a playlist to MP3 from YouTube using an online tool. Though it is not a top choice, an online YouTube playlist downloader can get the task done basically. The benefit of an online downloader is that it is free of downloading and installation. 

⚠️Below are some problems you may encounter with an online YouTube playlist to MP3 converter.

  1. ❌More than 90% of online video downloads contain ads on pages, leading to unknown pages
  2. ❌Take a longer time to analyze the URL and download videos
  3. ❌The videos or audio are downloaded in a zip file

📜See below for the detailed process to download the YouTube playlist to MP3 online:

Step 1. Copy the URL of the YouTube playlist you want to download to MP3. 

Step 2. Open an online YouTube playlist to MP3 downloader. You can try Keepvid.

Step 3. Paste the URL into the search bar and click the "Download playlist" button to proceed. 

download youtube music playlist with keepvid

Step 4. Select the file format and quality. Then, click "Download" to start the process. 

Method 3. Download with a YouTube Playlist Download Extension

Except for downloading YouTube music playlists with a third-party download tool or an online website, another method you can try is to use a download extension for browsers like Google Chrome, Firefox, Bing, etc. To save you time, I've already selected one great extension for YouTube music playlist download. 

📜Follow this step-by-step guide and see how to download with a browser extension:

Step 1. The first step you should do is search for a YouTube playlist downloader extension for the browser you use. I take ByTubeD, a YouTube music playlist download extension for Firefox, as an example. Install the extension to your browser. 

Step 2. Then, open the music playlist you'd like to download on YouTube. Right-click the playlist and you will see an option showing "ByTubeD". Click it. 

Step 3. A window will pop out and you should choose the quality and format of the music files. After selection, click "Download" to continue. 

The Bottom Line

With the introduced methods, you can download a YouTube playlist you like and save it to MP3 audio files to listen to them offline on your PC. Overall, I still suggest you give EaseUS Video Downloader a try, as there is no risk of privacy leakage and the software is really trustworthy. 

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