YouTube To MP3

YouTube To MP3

Convert and download YouTube videos as MP3s.

Youtube To MP3
YouTube To MP3

Youtube To MP3


YouTube To MP3 is a desktop application for converting and downloading YouTube videos to MP3.


  • Electron - Cross platform framework for native platforms
  • React - UI framework
  • Sass - CSS with superpowers
  • Webpack - A module bundler for JavaScript

Future Ideas

  • Different bitrate and format options
  • Test on other operating systems
  • Support downloading long videos (> 1 hour)
  • Downloading videos as well as MP3s
  • Multiple downloads at a time

Running Locally

To clone and run this repository, you'll need Git and Node.js (which comes with npm) installed on your computer. From your command line:

# Clone this repository
git clone --depth=1
# Go into the repository
cd youtube-to-mp3
# Install dependencies
# Create app/ folder and start Webpack
yarn build
# Run the app in a new tab
yarn start


This program should only be used on non-copyrighted material.


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Keyboard Shortcuts

Key Action
/ Focus the search bar
Esc Focus the search bar and cleans it
Select the next search result
Select the previous search result
Enter Open the selected search result
cmdEnter Ctrl+Enter Open the selected search result in a new tab