Lyrics for YouTube

Lyrics for YouTube

A player button to load embedded lyrics of the current track in YouTube

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What is Lyrics for YouTube?

Lyrics for YouTube is a Firefox add-on that adds a player button to every YouTube music player. It allows you to search and display the lyrics of your favorite songs below the video player without interruptions.

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Stats
Users: 152
Rating: 2.60 (5)
Version: 0.1.1 (Last updated: 2018-05-17)
Creation date: 2018-05-17
Weekly download count: 8
Firefox on Android: Yes
Risk impact: Moderate risk impact
Risk likelihood: Low risk likelihood
Manifest version: 2
Permissions:
  • storage
  • *://api.musixmatch.com/*
Size: 62.76K
URLs: Website
Stats date:

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Summary

This extension adds a new button to every YouTube music player. Press the button to search for the lyrics of your favorite songs and display them below the video player without leaving the page or pausing the video streaming while searching for the song lyrics. There is no floating window or caption-like lyrics instead the lyrics are displayed below the actual player. There is a link to open the current lyrics in lyrics.com as well. The extension uses musixmatch free API to find the lyrics among +7M Lyrics in 32 languages.

Note that in oppose to the some other similar extensions, this one only looks for the lyrics when they are requested by the user. There is no constant background activity or unnecessary remote server calls.

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Safety
Risk impact

Lyrics for YouTube may not be safe to use and it requires some risky permissions. Exercise caution when installing this add-on. Review carefully before installing.

Risk likelihood

Lyrics for YouTube has earned a fairly good reputation and likely can be trusted.

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