Is there a way to search and then download from youtube, with the stipulation that I only need to download the audio only, not the video.
An alternative to
This program needs the presence of
You can read more about mps-youtube here.
Then download and convert the YouTube video
Further audio options:
You can search and download using youtube-dl. All you need to do is provide the search terms in the link, like so:
Since that brings up all videos with the search term either in the title or the description (or the comments?), you can further restrict downloading to only those videos with the search term (or any other term) in the title, then use
You can also reject videos using
Incidentally, I just tried those searches and something is buggy in youtube's search facility. If you remove the "search_sort=video_view_count" part of the string, it gives many more results, some of which have none of the terms in them, although the videos were related, so be careful.
It's possible. After installing youtube-dl (
And it will save an .m4a file with the video's title.