Karaoke Songs: Best Sites to Download Free or Sing Online

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Karaoke Songs

Karaoke is a popular entertainment for amateur singers. You usually sing along with recorded music, lyrics displayed on your screen, and then get your singing assessment. Everyone can sing karaoke at home using a DVD player, special karaoke system or just a PC. The last option seems the most popular one: you can sing karaoke online on special websites or download karaoke songs off the Internet and play them with free audio software. Let’s have a look at top web destinations where you can download free karaoke songs or sing them online.

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1. YouTube

YouTube is a great video sharing site to find thousands of free karaoke songs uploaded by other users.

youtube karaoke

The good:

  • it’s free to sing karaoke online;
  • you may download any karaoke songs for free with Freemake YouTube Downloader;
  • it’s possible to find almost any song in karaoke version.

The bad:

  • you won’t get your singing ability assessed;
  • most karaoke videos are of 240p or 360p quality, with white lyrics on black background;
  • there is always annoying advertising on free karaoke videos.

2. The Karaoke Channel

You may download, sing, record, and share karaoke on The KARAOKE Channel Online. The website has a plenty of karaoke songs to choose from and offers users different kinds of membership.

The Karaoke Channel Online

The good:

  •  8,000+ songs library;
  • you may sing karaoke in real time, so that other site visitors can see you;
  • online membership fees start from $4.95/two days;
  • you can record your karaoke singing;
  • besides video karaoke files with scrolling lyrics, there are available MP3 samples for music players;
  • there are The Karaoke Channel apps for iOS, Android, Smart TV, and Xbox.

The bad:

  • downloadable karaoke files cost $1.45;
  • black screen as a video background.

3. RedKaraoke

RedKaraoke is the largest karaoke community on the Web. Sing up and get access to thousands of online karaoke songs updated every week.


The good:

  •  45,000+ karaoke songs for online singing;
  • high quality karaoke music;
  • VIP membership fees start from $1.99/week;
  • possibility to record your singing and upload your recordings to the library;
  • you may follow your favorite musicians or other members and post comments;
  • apps for iOS, Android, Windows Phone, Smart TV.

The bad:

  • no free or paid downloadable karaoke songs;
  • you have to sign up;
  • Adobe Flash Player is needed to sing and record karaoke in real time.

4. Karaoke-Version

Karaoke-Version.com offers all popular karaoke videos in different languages and of all possible genres. Most of them are paid, though there’s also a collection of free karaoke videos.

Karaoke Version

The good:

  • 130+ free and high quality karaoke videos available;
  • easy-to-navigate karaoke catalog;
  • the files are downloaded in WMV format;
  • videos have beautiful backgrounds.

The bad:

  • most popular songs are paid ($2.99);
  • signup is needed to download files.

5. HomeMusician

HomeMusician.net is a good site for both professional and amateur musicians where one can find dozens of free MIDI files, soundfonts, karaoke songs.

The good:

  • karaoke files are all free;
  • easy alphabetical navigation to find an artist;
  • all top tracks by presented musicians are here.

The bad:

  • not many karaoke songs are available;
  • too much advertising on the website;
  • the downloadable files are in KAR format, so you’ll need special software to play them.

By the way, if you are sick and tired of your habitual songs, read about best ways to find new songs and sing them out loud!

And where and how do you usually sing karaoke?