Admit it, it bothers us all that when we go to listen to music on YouTube, we do not have the possibility of being able to turn off the screen of your iPhone to first listen to it comfortably and then have to constantly use up battery. That is over once and for all; YouTube has a small gap that we can use to be able to listen to music for free.
And no, it will not be a fraudulent method nor will we be risking the fact that they can cancel our account, you do not have to worry in the least. What we can assure you is that you make the most of it, since we don’t know how long this trick will really last, so use it when you can.
The trick to listen to free music on YouTube
It’s the easiest trick. In just a few minutes you will be listening to music on your iPhone and being able to turn off the screen without having to make any payment. It is not a process that you have to carry out through the YouTube app, so if you were searching in it, forget about it.
What you have to do is carry out the opening of YouTube in your iPhone browser, Safari. Once you are with the mobile version in the browser, you must follow these simple steps:
- Search on YouTube for the song you want to listen to on your mobile.
- Without pausing the song or closing the tab, exit the browser and it will pause automatically.
- Open the control center of your iPhone by swiping down from the top right.
- In the music playback area, you will see the video paused.
- Click on it ‘Play’ button and it will start playing.
- After this, you can turn off the screen of the iPhone.
That’s it! You will have your music being played from YouTube and totally free.
In case you have come this far and it is not working for you, you should make sure that you are using safari, since it seems that in other mobile browsers it does not work very well or gives errors. Of course, there are some issues that you cannot use within this trick, so you may not be doing it right. Keep reading as we explain all the exceptions!
What you can’t do with this trick
It’s nice to listen to music on YouTube without paying, right? Well, since not everything can be rosy, there are also functions that are not so easy to access with this trick or cannot be accessed at all. For example, you won’t be able to change songs Easily, what you will have to do in these cases is go back to Safari, search for the song you want and play it again, so it will not be so easy to listen to what you want on the street.
And you have probably thought about the possibility of creating a playlist in which the songs go one after the other, so you can listen to them comfortably. However, this is not possible either, since does not support playlist playback in the background of the hand of the iOS player. Therefore, it is important that you know and keep in mind that it is an issue that you can only do with individual videos.