Karaoke is a musical instrument that provides prerecorded accompaniment to popular songs that a performer sings live, generally by reading the words from a video screen. Every music lover simply loves Karaoke songs. There are many popular karaoke numbers that we would like to sing with chorus, or alone. In fact, the number of sing-along songs that one can choose to give a performance are so many that it is difficult to make a choice. The list seems to be endless. To help you out, we have compiled a list of the top karaoke songs that you may want to sing. Read on to find the best ones ever.
Most Popular Karaoke Songs
“Don't Stop Believing” by Journey
“Don't Stop Believing” is considered to be one of the best power ballads of the 1980’s. The song is loved by karaoke singers everywhere. The words "Don't Stop Believing" only appear at the end of the song.
“Sweet Caroline” by Neil Diamond
“Sweet Caroline” is one of the best karaoke songs to have been sung till date. It is also one of the most popular songs to have been sung by Neil Diamond. However, the song is not amongst the ones that are sung in a chorus.
“I Love Rock n Roll” by Joan Jett and the Blackhearts
One of the most famous karaoke songs, “I Love Rock n Roll” is amongst the rare karaoke songs in which a woman is the lead vocalist. This song is one of the greatest rock songs of the 1980’s.
Mack The Knife By Bobby Darin
Bobby Darin has several karaoke tracks to his credit, but “Mack The Knife” is truly special. “Splish Spash” and “Beyond the Sea” are the other karaoke hits by Darin, but “Mack The Knife” remains his signature song.
“Born to Be Wild” by Steppenwolf
“Born to Be Wild” is one of the most classic karaoke tunes.It is extremely popular and is sung by people on several occasions. While the tune gets slightly old after a while, people still seem to love it.
“Friends in Low Places” by Grath Brooks
“Friends in Low Places” is considered to be the best country karaoke song of all times. The song is sung on several occasions by a chorus. The lyrics of the song are very meaningful.
“Paradise by the Dashboard Light” by Meatloaf
“Paradise by the Dashboard Light”is yet another beloved song of the karaoke lovers. It is a popular choice for a duet or for large groups as well. This song is among the most popular ones by Meatloaf.
“The Gambler” by Kenny Rogers
"The Gambler" is the title track of the Kenny Rogers album by the same name, released in 1978. The singer grabbed a Grammy Award for best male country vocal performance, for the album. This song has been written by Don Schlitz and reached the number one spot on the Billboard country music charts.
“Start Me Up” by The Rolling Stones
“Start Me Up” is an amazingly popular song by The Rolling Stones, from the album “Tattoo You”, released in 1981. This song was released as the album’s lead single. It reached number 2 slot on the Billboard Hot 100 and number 7 slot on the UK Singles Chart.