youtube-dl is a command-line program to download videos from YouTube.com and other sites.
To download a video:
youtube-dl followed by the video url
sudo youtube-dl -U
To download a playlist:
youtube-dl -cit https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=….
Download single entry audio only
youtube-dl -i –extract-audio –audio-format mp3 –audio-quality 0 (followed by youtube url)
Download audio only playlist
youtube-dl -ict –yes-playlist –extract-audio –audio-format mp3 –audio-quality 0 https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=******
To install on Windows 10 please visit
Just test installed on a windows box and it is very simple and works with the above commands as well. I elevated myself to administrator to run the youtube-dl commands. To do so go to start and type cmd, right click on the result and click run as administrator.