YMusic Privacy Policy & Terms of service

When you use our services, you’re trusting us with your information. We understand this is a big responsibility and work hard to protect your information and put you in control.

This Privacy Policy is meant to help you understand what information we collect, why we collect it, and how you can update, manage, export, and delete your information.

Effective January 26, 2019


We want you to understand the types of information we collect as you use our services.

We collect information to provide better services to all our users — from figuring out basic stuff like which language you speak, to more complex things like which ads you’ll find most useful.

When you’re not signed in to YMusic using your Youtube Account, we store the information we collect with unique identifiers tied to the application, or device you’re using. This helps us do things like maintain your language preferences across sessions.

When you’re signed in YMusic using Youtube account, we also collect certain information attached to your Youtube account. We collect your email address, your name, and your profile picture, in addition to basic information like location and language collected irrespective of signing in.

All the personal sensitive information like email address are stored in their encrypted/hashed forms on our servers.

The following table explains the information collected by YMusic on its servers:

Information When signed out When signed in
Operating System Version x x
Application Version x x
Coarse Location * x x
Device Language x x
Screen Width x x
Screen Height x x
Screen Pixel Density x x
Device CPU Architecture x x
Device Model, Manufacturer x x
Timezone x x
IP Address x x
Google Advertiser ID (GAID) x x
User Name   x
User Email   x
User Profile Picture   x

* only coarse (approximate) location is collected by YMusic. We do not collect fine (exact) location of our users.

** We also use third party analytics tools like Firebase and collect data about what users search, watch, download etc. This data is not used for any targetting or recommendations, neither is it shared with any other sdks. It is also not linked to any personal info like email address or IP address. The purpose of such analysis is knowing what is trending in various regions and for improving user experience.

Do we share your information with third party SDKs provider?

Like any other popular application, YMusic uses a lot of third party SDKs to provide many functionalities. We do not explicitly provide any private information to any of these third party SDK.

We have made sure that all the SDKs we use in our app are legally compliant with Privacy laws across the globe, including the new GDPR implemented in EU region. The sdks included in the application and links to their privacy policies are provided below:

Firebase analytics by Google

Do we share your information with anyone else?

We do not share your personal information with companies, organizations, or individuals outside of YMusic, except when we have a good-faith belief that access, use, preservation, or disclosure of the information is reasonably necessary to:


Internet connection is required by the app for fetching all the feeds and streaming music. In addition the app talks to our servers over ssl connections via active internet connection.
This permission is required to determine the type and quality of internet connection. This helps customize and improve user experience and avoid long loading times.
YMusic need to know when you're in call, it will pause and resume music automatically.
In order to play music in background, or execute long running task like Download, YMusic need to keep CPU awake until the task is done, or music is paused.
Storage access is required to write all the files you download to your phone storage. We do not read or analyze any file on your device, including the ones you download via YMusic.
We need this permission to collect user’s approximate location so that we can show personalized and relevant suggestions.
YMusic need this permision to update new version by itself, you're able to confirm before the installation begin.


All YMusic products are built with strong security features that continuously protect your information. The insights we gain from maintaining our services help us detect and automatically block security threats from ever reaching you. And if we do detect something risky that we think you should know about, we’ll notify you and help guide you through steps to stay better protected.

We work hard to protect you and YMusic from unauthorized access, alteration, disclosure, or destruction of information we hold, including:

  1. We use encryption to keep your data private while in transit
  2. We review our information collection, storage, and processing practices, including physical security measures, to prevent unauthorized access to our systems
  3. We restrict access to personal information to employees, contractors, and agents who need that information in order to process it. Anyone with this access is subject to strict contractual confidentiality obligations and may be disciplined or terminated if they fail to meet these obligations.


We change this Privacy Policy from time to time. We will not reduce your rights under this Privacy Policy without your explicit consent. We always indicate the date the last changes were published. If changes are significant, we’ll provide a more prominent notice (including, for certain services, email notification of Privacy Policy changes).


If you have any questions or concerns regarding our privacy policies, please send us a detailed message to contact@ymusic.io. We will make every effort to resolve your concerns in minimum possible time.