Convert Youtube videos to MP3 at best quality and renamed to avoid video ID

youtube-dl --output "%(title)s.%(ext)s" --extract-audio --audio-format mp3 --audio-quality 0 <YOUTUBE_URL>

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By: pabloab
2017-01-11 19:51:32

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  • youtube-dl has this functionality built in. If you're running an older version of youtube-dl, you can update it using `youtube-dl -U` (although if you have an older version, it probably doesn't download youtube videos anyway.) youtube-dl --help will show you other options that may come in useful.


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    youtube-dl -t --extract-audio --audio-format mp3 YOUTUBE_URL_HERE
    menachem · 2011-11-15 20:11:20 4
  • Make your own MP3s from Youtube videos. Show Sample Output


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    url="put_url_here";audio=$(youtube-dl -s -e $url);wget -q -O - `youtube-dl -g $url`| ffmpeg -i - -f mp3 -vn -acodec libmp3lame - > "$audio.mp3"
    o0110o · 2011-11-15 19:09:52 0

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