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CI Latest Release macOS 10.11 GitHub license

A simple Mac app wrapper using WKWebView for YouTube Music that allows YouTube Music to run as a standalone process.


  • Media Keys
  • Keyboard shortcuts
  • "Now Playing" Notification Center widget
  • Touch Bar media controls and scrubber
  • System notifications when a new track plays


You can download the latest version at the following link:

Download Latest Version

The latest binary can also be found on the releases page or clone and compile in Xcode.


If homebrew is installed, you can also use brew install --cask yt-music


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More help in improving YouTube Music is always welcome! Please take a look at the Issues and if there's something you think you can do, please consider filing a pull request.

Requirements for Building

Building YouTube Music

  1. Clone a copy of this repo.
  2. In Terminal, cd to the repo directory and run pod install.
  3. Open YT Music.xcworkspace.
  4. Under the 'Code Signing' settings in Xcode, make sure your developer account is set for Debug builds.


Disclaimer: YT Music is an unofficial application and not affiliated with YouTube or Google Inc. in any way. "YouTube", "YouTube Music" and the "YouTube Logo" are registered trademarks of Google Inc.