Having a karaoke machine at your next party will ensure that it is memorable and that your guests have a fabulous time. Karaoke machines are enjoyable for people of all ages, not just children. By turning down the lights and up the volume of the karaoke machine, people will get to live out their dreams of being a musician up on stage.
Having a show stopping singing voice is definitely not a requirement for participating and rocking at karaoke. One of the most important aspects of signing karaoke is song choice! Selecting a song that the singer knows well and also knows is within their vocal range can definitely produce karaoke knockout. Even if singing is not the person’s forte, a great performance can go a long way. Get into the song, get animated, and the crowd will love you!
Nearly everyone has dreamed of being up on stage belting out their favourite tune. A great selection of songs can aid in the enjoyment of a karaoke party. A few collections of songs that always seem to be a hit at karaoke parties are 80’s songs, well-known pop hits, boy band songs and basically anything by Jon Bon Jovi. Below are the top 7 songs for singing at karaoke parties. Ensure that your karaoke machine has these songs to maximize entertainment!
1. Sweet Caroline by Neil Diamond. Once someone gets up on stage and starts signing this song, you know that many people in the crowd just had their go-to karaoke song stolen. This song will have literally every single person at the party singing along during the chorus with a little “so good, so good!”
2. Bohemian Rhapsody by Queen. While this song does tend to get a bit lengthy, it will have your entire party joining in to sing along during the opera parts of this classic Queen Song.
3. Billy Jean by Michael Jackson. This song will be a huge hit, especially with the recent untimely passing of the King of Pop.Every good karaoke party requires at least on MJ hit.
4. Livin’ on a Prayer by Bon Jovi. This 80’s hair band is sure to get any karaoke party going, especially with the vocal range that Livin’ on a Prayer demands.
5. Don’t Stop Believing by Journey. It seems that Journey is very similar to Bon Jovi in the fact that nearly any song by them is a huge hit, but Don’t Stop Believing is definitely the Journey karaoke standard. As one of the best power ballads of the 80’s, Don’t Stop Believing will be a huge hit!
6. Roxanne by the Police. This karaoke song will have half of the crowd wailing along with Sting to the name Roxanne.
7. Friends in Low Places by Garth Brooks. This country standard is one country song that you can ensure your entire party knows, no matter what their musical preferences. The song will have your guest with arms draped around one another, swinging, swaying and singing all together.