The Best Ways to Download YouTube Playlist to MP3 or WAV

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 Jul 24, 2023

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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 playlist from YouTube as MP3, or WAV if you prefer, for offline listening.

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

Part 1. Download YouTube Playlist to MP3 with EaseUS Video Downloader 

One of the best ways to download YouTube playlist to MP3 is using EaseUS Video Downloaders, a 100% ad-free and secure YouTube to MP3 converter and downloader. The downloader helps download videos from YouTube and similar sites to Windows PC 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.

  • 100% ad-free and secure to install
  • Fast video downloading speed
  • Save videos from popular video sites via URL, supporting 1,000+ websites
  • Support downloading YouTube playlist/channel and downloading videos in bulk
  • Convert YouTube videos to MP4, WebM, MP3, and WAV
  • Download music to PC in MP3 from sites like SoundCloud
  • Extract audio from videos
  • 24x7 customer support 

Step 1. Download and install EaseUS Video Downloader on your PC. Find the music video, music video playlist, or YouTube music you want to download. Then copy the link and paste it into the downloader. Click "Search" to proceed. 

Download music from YouTube - 1

Step 2. Check the music video and the playlist. Then click "Download" to continue.

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Step 3. Choose "MP3" or "WAV" in the Audio section and select a quality (High Quality is suggested). Afterward, click "Download" to start downloading music from YouTube to PC in MP3 or WAV.

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Step 4. Wait for the downloading to finish. When it has been done, click "Open" to check the downloaded music on your PC.

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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 shorts videos and download YouTube music to PC.

Part 2. Download Playlist 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.

  • More than 90% of online video download contains ads on pages, leading to unknown pages
  • Take a longer time to analyze the URL and download videos
  • 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. We use this one:

Step 3. Paste the URL into the searching bar and click the searching icon to proceed. 

Step 4. Select all videos or tick boxes for selected videos only. Click the "Compress in .Zip file" to add these videos in a zip file. The process will take some time and wait for it patiently.

Step 5. After the process completes and the button changes, click the button "Download!" to save the file to your PC. It will be saved to the default download folder of your browser.

Step 6. Locate the file and unzip it to get the YouTube playlist in MP3.

Note: It will open an ad page in Step 2. Just close the window. 

Download YouTube playlist to MP3

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. If you find the tools we recommend is useful, don't hesitate to share them with your friends.​​​​​​

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