How to Get YouTube Music on Firestick

YouTube Music on Firestick

If you subscribe to YouTube Premium, you can have ad-free listening. If you want to listen to music on Amazon Firestick, you should definitely try YouTube Music. YouTube Music is a music streaming platform developed by YouTube and a one-stop destination for music lovers. The app is oriented towards music streaming, allowing users to browse through songs and music videos based on genres, playlists, and recommendations. It is available in more than 100 countries like the US, Europe, Oceania, Asia, and some parts of Africa. The app contains more than 70 million songs in it.

As of now, there is no separate YouTube Music app available for Firestick. YouTube Music is included as part of the regular YouTube app. You can download and install the YouTube app on your Fire TV and enjoy listening to YouTube music.

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YouTube Music on Firestick

Categories of Music

YouTube Music covers almost all the categories of music in its library. Categories like Hip Hop, Pop Country Dance & Electronic Blues, Indie & Alternative, Jazz, KpopLatin, Rock, Chill, and more. Under the YouTube app, you can create a mood-based search and listen to your favorite music on the go. Users can also explore top charts from all over the world.

YouTube Music Subscription Plans

  • YouTube Music Premium comes at the price tag of $11.99 per month
  • It is providing Students plan for $6.99 per month
  • The Family plan, cover upto five members, costs $17.99 per month

There is no annual plan available under the YouTube subscription.

How to Stream YouTube Music on Firestick

[1] In the Firestick home screen, click on the Find menu and select the Search option.

Find and Search option on YouTube Music on Firestick

[2] In the search bar, type YouTube and select the app.

Search bar in YouTube Music on Firestick

[3] Click on Get or Download to install the YouTube app.

Download button on the app

[4] Click on Open to launch the app.

Open button on the app

[5] On the home screen, you will find a tab on the left side of the screen, choose the Music tab.

YouTube Music tab icon in the app

[6] Now, you can search and listen to your favorite music on your Firestick.

That’s all, you have successfully installed YouTube Music on your Firestick. Listen to your favorite albums on your Fire TV Stick using YouTube Music.

How to Sideload YouTube Music on Firestick

[1] Firstly, install the Downloader app on your Firestick device.

Downloader app

[2] Choose Settings on the home screen.

[3] Under the list of options, click on the My Fire TV.

My Fire TV option on the app

[4] After that, select Developer options on the list.

Developer options in the app

[5] Select the Install Unknown Apps option.

[6] Choose the Downloader app and turn on the permissions.

Downloader app on Firestick

[7] In the URL box, enter the link to download the YouTube Music app and tap on the Go button.

YouTube Music URL on Firestick

[8] then, click on the Install button.

[9] Once it got installed, click on Open to launch the YouTube Music app.

[10] Now, you can start streaming YouTube Music on your Firestick.

How to Cast YouTube Music on Firestick

[1] Switch on your Firestick and click on the Settings icon.

[2] A list of options will be available on the screen, click on Display & Audio.

Display & Audio option on the app

[3] Under the Display & Audio option, choose to Enable Display Mirroring option.

Enable Display Mirroring option in the app

[4] Now, the Firestick device will go to Display Mirroring Mode.

Display Mirroring option on YouTube Music app

[5] Make sure that you have connected the smartphone and the Firestick device under the same WiFi connection.

[6] On your smartphone, install the YouTube Music app from the Play Store.

[7] Launch the YouTube Music app and sign in to your Google account.

[8] Now, search for any songs that you like to play.

[9] Go to the Notification Panel and tap the Screen Cast icon.

[10] Select your Firestick device from the list.

[11] Now, the song will be mirrored on your Firestick device.

End Note

You can use YouTube Music Premium on a maximum of ten devices at a time. In the YouTube Music app, you can able to listen to any kind of music according to the user’s preferences. It is a great option to listen to many genders of music on this streaming device. Have any issues with the YouTube or YouTube Music app, let us know in the comments.