Karaoke is always a fun thing to do on a night out, with friends or just enjoying the moment wherever and whenever. Typically in karaoke it does not matter if you can sing magnificently or if you are the worst singer in the universe.
Even if you sound like a screeching cat, you can still participate in the great invention of karaoke. If you do suck at singing though, there can be some songs that are more suited to just having a good time and not worrying about the singing.
This is the list of the top 15 karaoke songs for people who are bad at singing.
#15 It’s Raining Men – The Weather Girls
This song is a feel good song that allows you to belt at the top of your lungs. A great song for a ladies night out without a care in the world.
You can get the crowd to sing along with you and have them do the singing. With this song no one cares if you can’t carry a tune, the ladies will just love imagining men raining down.
#14 Respect – Aretha Franklin
A classic and old song that most respect and love. This tune is known around the World. Anyone can sing at the top of their lung and immediately everyone else starts singing along. It is an iconic song by an iconic woman that is understood by everyone. People need to RESPECT this song choice for karaoke.
#13 Since U Been Gone – Kelly Clarkson
A powerful song that everyone can sing along to and enjoy. With the movie Pitch Perfect coming out not that long ago, this song made the rounds of people loving to sing along making it a perfect karaoke song. The crowd will sing with you and you don’t have to worry about singing on pitch.
#12 Take Me Home, Country Roads – John Denver
It brings you back to your childhood and where your roots are planted. It doesn’t matter if you are from the middle of nowhere or not, but it always brings you back to living it up in high school with your friends kicking it on the weekend. Even if you butcher the entire song with a horrible voice, everyone can appreciate the nostalgia.
#11 Call Me Maybe – Carly Rae Jepsen
It’s an incredibly popular song that is a great crowd pleaser. Most people will know all the words to this tune which means people will sing with you and not care about how well you will be able to impress them with a song.
#10 Mamma Mia – ABBA
Abba has some incredibly catchy song that are so much fun to sing along. Mamma Mia is a song that has an upbeat tune which make it a great karaoke choice. This song is an oldie, but a goodie. Abba is the dancing queen and Mamma Mia is a great song for you to dance carelessly.
#9 Party in the USA – Miley Cyrus
You have to love an old Miley Cyrus song. This is going to be a popular song for decades more. It’s patriotic and catchy, what more could you ask for in a song. This was the anthem of the early 2000’s and will not go away for hopefully forever. It is a song that you can swing your hips and nod your head to that will have everyone on the dance floor jamming to this song.
#8 All Star – Smash Mouth
A particularly good choice because it’s basically one note the whole way through and almost sounds like a rap. It has a great beat and with a message of you being an all star and that can boost your confidence. You will feel like an all star when you are singing this song.
#7 Single Ladies – Beyonce
I don’t know if I can accurately capture the essence of why this song is a great karaoke song, but needless to say this is a perfect song to sing and dance along. You will feel energized and enjoy the moment of being Beyonce for three minutes. The audience will appreciate their Beyonce moment as well.
#6 Livin’ on a Prayer – Bon Jovi
When you need a song with a fast beat, Livin’ on a Prayer is the perfect karaoke song. It is a party song that everyone will shout at the top of their lungs. No one cares if you sing it poorly, they will just be dancing and shouting their hearts out.
#5 I Wanna Dance With Somebody – Whitney Houston
This song is exactly what the title says. It is a great dance song to move your butt off on the dance floor with loved ones. People just want to have a great time singing and dance the night away. They will sing along with you and have a great time dancing with somebody.
#4 Girls Just Wanna Have Fun – Cyndi Lauper
Just look at the title, have fun, and that’s what this song will do you. It is great to dance with your girls while you are all belting this song at the top of your lungs. Girls do just want to have fun and in order to do that you do not need to have a beautiful voice.
#3 Wannabe – Spice Girls
The song of the 1990’s that is still relevant today. It makes you feel powerful with these lyrics that you can’t help but to dance along with this song. The Spice Girls are iconic and know how to make a song many can sing along to and not care what you sound like.
#2 Sweet Caroline – Neil Diamond
The legendary song that is played every time there is an opportunity and people know every lyric. It seemed to bring people together no matter the situation. Everyone will be singing along with you just soaking up the current moment living carefree. Just hold the mic up to the audience and let them do the work.
#1 Don’t Stop Believing – Journey
This one should be obvious, but this song is a beast of a karaoke song. One cannot help but to sing along. If you don’t know the lyrics to this song you must be living under a rock because this song is played on a loop constantly and the crowd will be right there with you.
All-in-all just have fun and don’t care if you can’t carry a tune or not. Enjoy the moment and pick a song you can dance along.