I love geeking out about background music, but this topic can be overwhelming at first: where to find background music, can I use it legally, where to get free background music, etc. But I will cut to the chase:
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For free background music, I highly recommend you take a look at Incompetech.com or YouTube’s audio library. Both of those places are the easiest places to find totally free background music.
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AudioJungle has always been one of my favorite options for background music!
Premium Beat is a favorite among YouTube Creators.
Shutterstock is usually thought of as a stock photo source, but they do offer stock audio as well!
I haven't tried Music Vine yet but it looks like a promising option!
Soundstripe is another popular option for stock audio for YouTube.
I used Audioblocks once before and it wasn't bad.
Artlist has a monthly subscription that you could check out.
Use Songfreedom to license popular music in YouTube videos.