Do you really want to use Youtube premium feature just for free, then you are at right place. Read the article to the end to know about how to play YouTube videos in the background android. At end of the article I will also tell you about how to play YouTube videos in the background on iOS. So must read to the end to know about such awesome tricks. 

Playing YouTube videos in the background is the popular feature of paid service Youtube premium. To use the features of Youtube premium, you have to pay 2-3$ monthly. 
Many people want to play Youtube videos in the background on android but they aren't able to do that in YouTube app without Youtube premium. Before starting, let's we will learn about youtube and it's basic feature. So, Let's get started.

What is Youtube?

Youtube is a video sharing platform from America. It's headquarter is in San Bruno, California. It was launched in February 2005 by three ex-employees(Steve Chen, Chad Hurley and Jawed Karim) of Paypal. It was bought by Google in November 2006. According to Alexa Internet Ranking, Youtube is second most visited site after Google. 
At YouTube platform, user can upload their video to help, entertain, inform and engage other user.


What is YouTube Premium?

YouTube premium is a paid service plan which can make you access to Ads free YouTube videos, downloading videos and playing video in background.  It was formerly Music Key(2014-2015), YouTube Red(2015-2018) and Youtube Premium(2018- Present).
It has more than 30 millions user(5 jan 2021) and is served in more than 100 countries.
The biggest features of this paid service is playing YouTube videos in background on your phone. This is getting popular day-by-day. The trends for YouTube Premium has increased much.

How to Play YouTube Videos in the background android?

This trick doesn't work using official YouTube app. You have to use chrome browser for this method to work.


1. Open Chrome.

2. Just, Click on three dots at top-right corner.

3. Check the Desktop site option.

How to Play YouTube Videos in the Background Android


4. Now, Search for Youtube.

5. Go to YouTube.com link.

6. Search and Play any desired song.

7. Go to device Homescreen by tapping Home button.

How to Play YouTube Videos in the Background Android


8. Swipe down the Notification area.

9. Play the music by clicking on play button in notification .

Now, you can do anything like browsing other applications or even locking the screen. So, use this trick and listen to the melodies. Here, you learnt about how to play youtube videos in the background android.

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How to play youtube videos in the background on iOs?

This trick can work in iOs device also. You have to just follow steps described below.

1. Open YouTube.com on safari.

2. After the page is fully loaded, then click on aA icon.

3. Click on Request Desktop Site.

4. Exist the Safari by clicking Home button.

5. Now, open Control center by swiping up from top (without Face id) and by swiping down from bottom (with face id).

6. Play the Music in Notification area.

Now, this is done you can now use this anytime bys simpling doing these above steps. Hope you have learnt about How to play YouTube videos in the background on iOs.

Final words:

In this articles, you have learnt about how to play youtube videos in the background android and how to play youtube videos in the background on iOs. 

Hopefully, you will got my tricks and you have any problem or any suggestion you can simply comment down or email me, I will be very happy to help you.
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