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The Best Karaoke Songs For a Home Party

Published at 02/08/2012 16:41:43


Karaoke music is enjoyed the world over. The list of karaoke songs performed in karaoke clubs or at house parties is extensive. This is an easy, fun way to enjoy popular music that has been previously recorded and played for years. The technology behind karaoke songs is simple and just about anyone can sing along to the music. A karaoke machine, which comes with a microphone and a list of songs, is what is used. The machines vary greatly; those used at home are different from those used in clubs. A home karaoke machine can be designed in many ways. Some are similar to a music player and others are actually video games. Nonetheless, karaoke songs come with the machine. The songs are displayed on a video monitor or on the karaoke machine, by changing color.


There are many popular karaoke songs. There are those popular with women, those popular with men and those that are all time classics. A good home party will have karaoke songs that will have everyone up and dancing. 80’s rock karaoke music is bound to get everyone having a good time. Songs such as Living on a Prayer by Bon Jovi and Welcome to the Jungle by Guns and Roses will certainly do the trick. Not only are they fun karaoke songs to sing along to but, Bon Jovi and Guns and Roses have great music that will get any party started. A few more musicians who fall in this category are Bruce Springsteen, Born in the USA, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Sweet Home Alabama and The Ramones, I wanna be Sedated.


If 80’s rock music is not the home party kind of music for you, there is a wide selection of pop songs. These karaoke songs give a kick to the party and they certainly have some good moves to go along with them. YMCA by The Village People is one of the most popular karaoke songs. This is one that will certainly have everyone singing along. Music by Ace of Base, The Sign, and Ricky Martin, Living La Vida Loca, will do the trick as well. Other karaoke songs that are sure to stir some fun in the party include; Sir Mix-a-Lot, Baby Got Back, Michael Jackson, Billie Jean, ACDC, You Shook Me All Night Long, The Beatles, Twist and Shout and Paul Simon, Cecelia.

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A party certainly needs some karaoke songs for the girls. Madonna’s Like a Virgin, Queen’s Bohemian Rhapsody, Abba’s Dancing Queen, Cyndi Lauper’s Girls Just Wanna Have Fun, Gloria Naylor’s, I Will Survive and Natalie Imbruglia’s Torn, are just some of the must have party songs. The guys too have a few favorite karaoke songs; Garth Brooks, Friends in Low Places, Neil Diamond, Sweet Caroline, Roy Orbison, Pretty Woman and Kenny Rogers, The Gambler. Last but certainly not least, there has to be some ballads or duets. No house party can have karaoke songs without some slow music playing. For this, B52s Love Shack, Whitney Houston’s, I Will Always Love You, Journey’s, Don’t Stop Believing, Marvin Gaye’s, Sexual Healing and Ike and Tina Turner’s, River Deep Mountain High, are perfect.

The best of karaoke songs for a home party can be inclusive of countless classics. The aforementioned are only but a few of those played and loved by many.