Songs The Best Songs to Sing at Karaoke  

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List Rules Vote up the songs that are good for singing at your next karaoke night. That means you probably know most of the lyrics and most anyone can sing them.

No matter which bars are near your house, it's bound to be karaoke some night of the week. While each person has their own top karaoke songs, this karaoke playlist is a collection of the most awesome, singable, crowd-pleasing karaoke songs that are widely regarded to be the best. If you're looking for something new, you might enjoy the best 2018 songs to sing at karaoke.

What makes good karaoke songs so great? Does everyone in the bar knows the lyrics? It's probably a good karaoke song. What makes for the best karaoke songs? Is everyone in the bar standing up and singing along? You've done it!

The best karaoke songs aren't necessarily the most amazing songs ever recorded. Sometimes easy karaoke songs are what gets people excited, because anyone can sing them. The beautiful thing about karaoke is that you don't need to carry a tune to be a good karaoke singer - you probably just need to be a little tipsy.

Which songs for karaoke are your go-tos and absolute favorites? Is it the story of a small town girl, living in a lonely world? Is it the one about your friends in low places? Or is it about how you don't practice Santeria?

Vote up the songs below that are good for singing at your next karaoke night. Don't see your top karaoke song to sing for all your friends? Add it below so others can try it out. Then head out for a good night of karaoke, even if the weatherman says Lightning Crashes.

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Kassie Lanzarotta added David Bowie

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Kassie Lanzarotta added Sex Pistols

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Kassie Lanzarotta added The Doors

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Kassie Lanzarotta added Talking Heads

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Kassie Lanzarotta added The Who

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Kassie Lanzarotta added Creedence Clearwater Revival

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Kassie Lanzarotta added Blue Öyster Cult

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Kassie Lanzarotta added The Rolling Stones

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Kassie Lanzarotta added Ramones

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Kassie Lanzarotta added The Beatles

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Kassie Lanzarotta added The Who

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Kassie Lanzarotta added Neil Young, Neil Young & Crazy Horse

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Kassie Lanzarotta added The Rolling Stones

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The B-52's

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Kassie Lanzarotta added Nirvana

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Mark Lanzarotta added Donovan

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Joan Jett and the Blackhearts, Joan Jett

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Kassie Lanzarotta added Carlos Santana, Santana

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Kassie Lanzarotta added Creedence Clearwater Revival

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Kassie Lanzarotta added Creedence Clearwater Revival

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Kassie Lanzarotta added The Beatles

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Kassie Lanzarotta added Johnny Cash

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Kassie Lanzarotta added The Beatles

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Kassie Lanzarotta added The Rolling Stones

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Sympathy for the Devil is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Songs to Sing at Karaoke
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Kassie Lanzarotta added The Kinks

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Kassie Lanzarotta added The Beach Boys

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Kassie Lanzarotta added Alice Cooper

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Like A Rolling Stone is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Songs to Sing at Karaoke
Kassie Lanzarotta added Bob Dylan

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Kassie Lanzarotta added The Plastic Ono Band, John Lennon, The Flux Fiddlers

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Kassie Lanzarotta added David Bowie

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Kassie Lanzarotta added Grateful Dead

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Kassie Lanzarotta added The Who

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Kassie Lanzarotta added Alice in Chains

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Kassie Lanzarotta added The Rolling Stones

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Kassie Lanzarotta added The Velvet Underground

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Kassie Lanzarotta added Alice Cooper

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Kassie Lanzarotta added The Jimi Hendrix Experience, Jimi Hendrix

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Kassie Lanzarotta added The Who

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Kassie Lanzarotta added The Beatles

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Kassie Lanzarotta added The Beatles

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Kassie Lanzarotta added David Bowie

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Light My Fire is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Songs to Sing at Karaoke
Kassie Lanzarotta added The Doors

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Kassie Lanzarotta added Frank Zappa, The Mothers of Invention

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Kassie Lanzarotta added Johnny Cash