YouTube Music is mainly for streaming music from YouTube’s library, but you can also upload your own tunes to the cloud. As YouTube Music is Google’s replacement for Google Play Music, transferring your account to YouTube Music from Google Play Music will transport the music you’ve already uploaded on your account.
If you are new to YouTube Music, you can easily upload music in just a few steps. In this guide, we will show you how to upload music to YouTube Music.
Uploading Music to YouTube Music
Uploading Music to YouTube Music can only be done through a web browser on a computer, not through your phone. Here’s how to upload music to YouTube Music:
Start by opening your favorite web browser on your PC, and navigate to music.youtube.com
Next, click on your profile photo given on the top-right corner of the YouTube Music screen.
Select “Upload Music” from the drop-down menu.
It will open a file browser window. Navigate to the folder that contains the music you want to upload.
Select the file or files you wish to upload. Choose multiple files by holding the Ctrl key on Windows and Cmd key on Mac while selecting the music files.
Once you are done selecting the music filed, click on the “Open” button.
Next, YouTube will ask you to review its “Use Policy”. Click on “Accept” to agree to the legal document.
The progress of upload will be displayed in the bottom-left corner of the page.
After the completion of the upload, music files will be processed. Click on the “Go To Library” button to see the uploaded music.