How Get Copyright FREE Music

The YouTube Audio Library provides free music for videos you create. Some of the music is licensed under Creative Commons and requires attribution, but much of it does not. Click on the particular audio track you’re interested in to get the full details.


Use music and sound effects from the Audio Library

In the YouTube Audio Library, you can find royalty-free production music and sound effects to use in your videos.

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Music and sound effects from the YouTube Audio Library are copyright-safe. The Audio Library is found exclusively in YouTube Studio.

Open the Audio Library

  1. Sign in to YouTube Studio.
  2. From the left menu, select Audio Library.

Search the Audio Library

Find music

In the Free music tab, use the filters  and search bar to find tracks for your videos.

Enter a track title, artist, or keyword in the search bar to find a certain track. You can also use filters to find music by the track title, genre, mood, artist name, attribution, and duration (length in seconds).

Refine your search results by clicking the filter  next to the artist, genre, or mood of individual tracks. You can sort your search results by track title, artist name, duration, or date by clicking their column names.

Save your favorite tracks by clicking the star icon next to the track title. To see a list of your favorite tracks, click the Starred tab.