YouTube Music Hotkeys
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Use keyboard shortcuts to control YouTube Music

This browser extension lets you control background playback of YouTube Music (previously known as Google Music) without switching tabs. That is all. Features: browser action button left click toggles playback, context click displays more options open and pin YouTube Music if it is not open yet toggle playback: Ctrl+Shift+8 previous song: Ctrl+Shift+9 next song: Ctrl+Shift+0 autoplay when &autoplay=true is found in URL One can customize default shortcuts via chrome://extensions/configure

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David MeredithApr 29, 2024

Should be part of YT Music already, but thank you so much for providing this functionality!

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TheWitnessJan 5, 2023

App working while gaming

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Frida CuéllarMar 9, 2022

The best ever!!! It works perfectly with YouTube Musica, even if chrome or yt is minimized, I love it

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