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YouTube Music

What#

Shows the currently playing song in the YouTube Music Desktop App.

NOTE: You must enable Remote Control in YTMDA for this segment to work: Settings > Integrations > Remote Control

It is fine if Protect remote control with password is automatically enabled. This segment does not require the Remote Control password.

Sample Configuration#

{
"type": "ytm",
"style": "powerline",
"powerline_symbol": "\uE0B0",
"foreground": "#ffffff",
"background": "#FF0000",
"properties": {
"playing_icon": "\uE602 ",
"paused_icon": "\uF8E3 ",
"stopped_icon": "\uF04D "
}
}

Properties#

  • playing_icon: string - text/icon to show when playing - defaults to \uE602
  • paused_icon: string - text/icon to show when paused - defaults to \uF8E3
  • stopped_icon: string - text/icon to show when paused - defaults to \uF04D
  • api_url: string - the YTMDA Remote Control API URL- defaults to http://127.0.0.1:9863

Template (info)#

default template
{{ .Icon }}{{ if ne .Status \"stopped\" }}{{ .Artist }} - {{ .Track }}{{ end }}

Properties#

  • .Status: string - player status (playing, paused, stopped)
  • .Artist: string - current artist
  • .Track: string - current track
  • .Icon: string - icon (based on .Status)