How to download a playlist from YouTube Music

Listening to music offline is a great option when we’re out of mobile data, right? Nowadays, several music streaming services allow you to save your favourite playlists to listen to whenever you want through the app.

This is the case for YouTube Music subscribers, where you can download playlists and even create an Offline mixtape. In this article, see how to download a playlist from youtube music!

How to download and find downloaded music on YouTube Music

  1. Open the YouTube Music app (Android | iOS)
  2. When you find a Playlist you want to download, tap the “Download” icon;
  3. Once this is done, you will be able to access the songs in the “Library” tab;
  4. Tap “Downloads”;
  5. On this page, your songs are available under “Your downloads”;
  6. It is also possible to create an “Offline Mixtape” based on what you have been listening to lately.

Frequently asked questions:

Do the downloaded songs stay on the phone?

Songs downloaded in this way are only stored in the YouTube Music library. You can also download public playlists from other users and “Mixes” recommended by YouTube.

Can I transfer songs to SD card?

If your storage is out of stock, it is possible to slightly decrease the download quality of the songs so that they take up less space on your phone. However, it is not possible to move them to an SD card. Here’s how to decrease the storage size of songs on YouTube Music:

  1. Go to the “Downloads” tab;
  2. Tap the “Settings” icon;
  3. Select “Audio Quality”;
  4. Then you can select “Download” option to decrease the size of downloaded songs.

How to remove a downloaded playlist on YouTube Music

  1. Access your downloaded Playlist;
  2. Tap the “three dots” icon (ellipsis);
  3. Select the “Remove Download” option;
  4. Then just tap on “Remove”.

How to remove all downloaded songs on YouTube Music

  1. Go to the “Downloads” tab;
  2. Tap the “Settings” icon;
  3. Select the “Remove Downloads” option
  4. Then just tap “OK” to confirm and remove all downloaded songs.

If you like to be surprised by the YouTube algorithm’s suggestions, creating a Mixtape can also help you find lots of new music. It is worth checking! Did you like these tips? Share this article with your friends!

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