Downloads videos from YouTube and convert them to mp3.
Clone or download
Latest commit fd6ed3c Oct 22, 2014
Permalink
Type Name Latest commit message Commit time
Failed to load latest commit information.
LICENSE it works! Sep 5, 2012
README.md Update README.md Oct 21, 2014
youtube-dl-mp3 Set lame bitrate to 320kbps May 13, 2014

README.md

youtube-dl-mp3

Downloads videos from YouTube and convert them to mp3.

This script is not necessary since youtube-dl already provides audio extration out-of-the-box. More info https://github.com/jweslley/youtube-dl-mp3/issues/6

Installation

Just copy the youtube-dl-mp3 script to somewhere in your $PATH (try /usr/local/bin).

Requirements

On Ubuntu, these requirements can be installed using this comand:

apt-get install youtube-dl wget ffmpeg lame

Usage

youtube-dl-mp3 "video-url"

Example:

youtube-dl-mp3 "http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0714IbwC3HA"

You also can download all songs from a playlist at once:

youtube-dl-mp3 "http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL35104532FCBAE989"

Bugs and Feedback

If you discover any bugs or have some idea, feel free to create an issue on GitHub:

https://github.com/jweslley/youtube-dl-mp3/issues

License

MIT License. Copyright (c) 2012 Jonhnny Weslley