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Ok, so i have a URL of an MP3. What are my options for downloading it. In or out of a browser, doesn't really matter. Short of creating a HTML document with a href that i "Save Target" on, can I do anything from the Terminal or within Mac OS X? I know Linux has wget...

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Related. There's also wget on OS X. –  Daniel Beck Jun 10 '11 at 1:22

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  1. Paste the URL into Safari's address bar
  2. Type option + enter
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AMAZING. Thanks –  benhowdle89 Jun 9 '11 at 21:13

Try curl -O http://url/of/file.mp3

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Paste the URL into Safari's Downloads window.

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Actually downloading MP3 is not legal. You'd better purchase this MP3 on iTunes or other webs.

If you insist getting it download, try to use Listen to YouTube. Enter this URL into listentoYouTube.com, you can download this MP3 free immediately. I think the theory is just to convert the video file to audio file.

Or try a third party application on Mac OS X. Like MP3 Rocket, but it doesn't support Mac OS, so try Any MP3 Downloader. Just search the song name and other information and get them downloaded, also for free.

Source: http://www.anymp3downloader.com

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