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    The 81 Best Karaoke Songs To Jam Out To, Regardless Of Your Actual Singing Ability

    Actual singing talent is irrelevant to enjoying karaoke.

    Whether you've got the voice of an angel or are sliiightly tone-deaf, there's no limit to the joy you can find performing karaoke in front of the right audience.

    But let's be honest. Not every song is the right one for karaoke. The ideal karaoke song is 1) not too long, 2) not too slow, and 3) doesn't have too many high notes.

    "It's All Coming Back To Me Now" by Céline Dion is a great, iconic, legendary song. But don't make a whole bar listen to you dramatically belt it out for seven and a half minutes.

    So, without further ado, here are some of the best songs to sing at your next karaoke night:

    1. "9 to 5" by Dolly Parton

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    Best part to sing: "Jump in the shower / And the blood starts pumpin' / Out on the streets, the traffic starts jumpin' / For folks like me on the job from 9 to 5"

    2. "We Will Rock You" by Queen

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    Best part to sing: "Buddy, you're a boy, make a big noise / Playing in the street, gonna be a big man someday / You got mud on your face, you big disgrace / Kicking your can all over the place, singin'"

    3. "'Fuck You" by CeeLo Green

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    Best part to sing: "I see you driving 'round town with the girl I love / And I'm like, 'Fuck you' / I guess the change in my pocket wasn't enough / I'm like, 'Fuck you and fuck her, too'"

    4. "Take Me Or Leave Me" from Rent

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    Columbia

    Best part to sing: "That’s it / The straw that breaks my back / I quit / Unless you take it back / Women, what is it about them? / Can’t live / With them or without them"

    5. "This Love" by Maroon 5

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    Best part to sing: "This love has taken its toll on me / She said goodbye too many times before / And her heart is breakin' in front of me / And I have no choice / 'Cause I won't say goodbye anymore"

    6. "You Give Love A Bad Name" by Bon Jovi

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    Best part to sing: "I play my part and you play your game / You give love a bad name"

    7. "Pour Some Sugar On Me" by Def Leppard

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    Best part to sing: "So c'mon, take a bottle, shake it up / Break the bubble, break it up / Pour some sugar on me"

    8. "Shallow" by Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper

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    Best part to sing: "I'm off the deep end, watch as I dive in / I'll never meet the ground / Crash through the surface, where they can't hurt us / We're far from the shallow now"

    9. "We Got The Beat" by the Go-Go's

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    Best part to sing: "Go-go music really makes us dance / Doing the pony puts us in a trance / The Watusi, just give us a chance / That's when we fall in line' / Cause we got the beat / We got the beat / We got the beat / Yeah, we got it!"

    10. "Love Shack" by the B-52's

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    Best part to sing: "Bang bang bang on the door baby! / Knock a little louder baby! / Bang bang bang on the door baby! / I can't hear you / Bang bang bang on the door baby! / Knock a little louder sugar! / Bang bang bang on the door baby! / I can't hear you"

    11. "Survivor" by Destiny's Child

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    Best part to sing: "After all of the darkness and sadness / Soon comes happiness / If I surround myself with positive things / I'll gain prosperity"

    12. "Bring Me to Life" by Evanescence

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    Best part to sing: "Wake me up inside (save me) / Call my name and save me from the dark (wake me up) / Bid my blood to run (I can't wake up) / Before I come undone (save me) / Save me from the nothing I've become"

    13. "Hooked On A Feeling" by Blue Swede

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    Best part to sing: "Ooga-Chaka Ooga-Ooga / Ooga-Chaka Ooga-Ooga / Ooga-Chaka Ooga-Ooga / Ooga-Chaka Ooga-Ooga"

    14. "Bust A Move" by Young MC

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    Best part to sing: "She's dressed in yellow, she says hello / Come sit next to me, you fine fellow / You run over there without a second to lose / And what comes next? Hey, bust a move!"

    15. "Since U Been Gone" by Kelly Clarkson

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    Best part to sing: "But since you been gone / I can breathe for the first time / I'm so moving on, yeah, yeah"

    16. "I Love Rock 'N Roll" by Joan Jett & the Blackhearts

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    Best part to sing: "And I could tell it wouldn't be long / 'Til he was with me, yeah, me / And I could tell it wouldn't be long / 'Til he was with me, yeah, me, singin'"

    17. "Dancing Queen" by ABBA

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    Best part to sing: "You can dance / You can jive / Having the time of your life"

    18. "Livin' On A Prayer" by Bon Jovi

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    Best part to sing: "Woah, we're half way there / Woah, livin' on a prayer / Take my hand, we'll make it I swear / Woah, livin' on a prayer / Livin' on a prayer"

    19. "good 4 u" by Olivia Rodrigo

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    Best part to sing: "I've lost my mind, I've spent the night crying on the floor of my bathroom / But you're so unaffected, I really don't get it / But I guess good for you"

    20. "You Belong With Me" by Taylor Swift

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    Best part to sing: "Standing by and waiting at your backdoor / All this time how could you not know, baby?"

    21. "Someone Like You" by Adele

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    Best part to sing: "Never mind, I'll find someone like you / I wish nothing but the best for you, too"

    22. "All The Small Things" by Blink-182

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    Best part to sing: "Watching, waiting / Commiserating / Say it ain't so, I will not go / Turn the lights off, carry me home"

    23. "I Want It That Way" by Backstreet Boys

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    Best part to sing: "Don't wanna hear you say"

    24. "Bye Bye Bye" by NSYNC

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    Best part to sing: "I know that I can't take no more / It ain't no lie / I want to see you out that door / Baby bye bye bye"

    25. "Mambo No. 5 (A Little Bit of)" by Lou Bega

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    Best part to sing: "A little bit of Monica in my life / A little bit of Erica by my side / A little bit of Rita's all I need / A little bit of Tina's what I see / A little bit of Sandra in the sun / A little bit of Mary all night long / A little bit of Jessica, here I am / A little bit of you makes me your man"

    26. "I Will Survive" by Gloria Gaynor

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    Best part to sing: "At first I was afraid, I was petrified / Kept thinking I could never live without you by my side / But then I spent so many nights thinking how you did me wrong / And I grew strong / And I learned how to get along"

    27. "Total Eclipse of the Heart" by Bonnie Tyler

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    Best part to sing: "Together we can take it to the end of the line / Your love is like a shadow on me all of the time"

    28. "Wrecking Ball" by Miley Cyrus

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    Best part to sing: "Don't you ever say I just walked away / I will always want you / I can't live a lie, running for my life / I will always want youI came in like a wrecking ball"

    29. "Like a Prayer" by Madonna

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    Best part to sing: "Life is a mystery / Everyone must stand alone / I hear you call my name / And it feels like home"

    30. "A Thousand Miles" by Vanessa Carlton

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    Best part to sing: "And I need you / And I miss you / And now I wonder"

    31. "Oops!...I Did It Again" by Britney Spears

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    Best part to sing: "Oops, I did it again to your heart / Got lost in this game, oh baby / Oops, you think that I'm sent from above / I'm not that innocent"

    32. "Baby One More Time" by Britney Spears

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    Best part to sing: "I must confess, that my loneliness is killing me now / Don't you know I still believe / That you will be here / Just give me a sign / Hit me baby one more time"

    33. "Before He Cheats" by Carrie Underwood

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    Best part to sing: "I dug my key into the side of his pretty little souped-up four-wheel drive / Carved my name into his leather seats"

    34. "Bad Romance" by Lady Gaga

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    Best part to sing: "I want your love, and I want your revenge / I want your love, I don't wanna be friends / J'veux ton amour, et je veux ta revanche / J'veux ton amour, I don't wanna be friends"

    35. "I Write Sins Not Tragedies" by Panic at the Disco

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    Best part to sing: "'What a beautiful wedding / What a beautiful wedding', says a bridesmaid to a waiter / 'And, yes, but what a shame / What a shame the poor groom's bride is a whore'"

    36. "Misery Business" by Paramore

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    Best part to sing: "Whoa, I never meant to brag / But I got him where I want him now / Whoa, it was never my intention to brag / To steal it all away from you now"

    37. "Closing Time" by Semisonic

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    Best part to sing: "Closing time, one last call for alcohol / So, finish your whiskey or beer / Closing time, you don't have to go home / But you can't stay here"

    38. "Drops of Jupiter" by Train

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    Best part to sing: "And tell me, did Venus blow your mind? / Was it everything you wanted to find, and did you miss me / While you were looking for yourself out there?"

    39. "Teenage Dirtbag" by Wheatus

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    Best part to sing: "'Cause I'm just a teenage dirtbag, baby / Yeah, I'm just a teenage dirtbag, baby / Listen to Iron Maiden, baby, with me, ooh"

    40. "Wonderwall" by Oasis

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    Best part to sing: "Because maybe / You're gonna be the one that saves me / And after all / You're my wonderwall"

    41. "Everybody Wants To Rule The World" by Tears for Fears

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    Best part to sing: "We will find you / Acting on your best behavior / Turn your back on Mother Nature / Everybody wants to rule the world"

    42. "Mr. Brightside" by the Killers

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    Best part to sing: "Jealousy, turning saints into the sea / Swimming through sick lullabies / Choking on your alibis / But it's just the price I pay / Destiny is calling me / Open up my eager eyes / 'Cause I'm Mr. Brightside"

    43. "My Sharona" by the Knack

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    Best part to sing: "Never gonna stop, give it up / Such a dirty mind / Always get it up for the touch / Of the younger kind / My my my aye aye woo"

    44. "Rhythm Of The Night" by DeBarge

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    Best part to sing: "To the beat of the rhythm of the night, dance until the morning light / Forget about the worries on your mind, you can leave them all behind"

    45. "Pony" by Ginuwine

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    Best part to sing: If you're horny let's do it / Ride it, my pony / My saddle's waiting / Come and jump on it"

    46. "Mickey" by Toni Basil

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    Best part to sing: "Oh Mickey, you're so fine / You're so fine, you blow my mind / Hey Mickey, hey Mickey"

    47. "Here I Go Again" by Whitesnake

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    Best part to sing: "Here I go again on my own / Going down the only road I've ever known / Like a drifter, I was born to walk alone"

    48. "Danger Zone" by Kenny Loggins

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    Best part to sing: "Revvin' up your engine / Listen to her howlin' roar / Metal under tension / Beggin' you to touch and go / Highway to the Danger Zone / Ride into the Danger Zone"

    49. "Somebody to Love" by Queen

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    Best part to sing: "I just gotta get out of this prison cell / One day I'm gonna be free, Lord"

    50. "Tiny Dancer" by Elton John

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    Best part to sing: "Hold me closer, tiny dancer / Count the headlights on the highway / Lay me down in sheets of linen / You had a busy day today"

    51. "The Bitch Is Back" by Elton John

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    Best part to sing: "I'm a bitch, I'm a bitch, oh, the bitch is back / Stone-cold sober, as a matter of fact / I can bitch, I can bitch 'cause I'm better than you"

    52. "Ain't Nobody" by Rufus and Chaka Khan

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    Best part to sing: "Ain't nobody / Loves me better / Makes me happy / Makes me feel this way / Ain't nobody / Loves me better, than you"

    53. "It's Raining Men" by the Weather Girls

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    Best part to sing: "God bless mother nature, she's a single woman too / She took off to heaven and she did what she had to do / She taught every angel, she rearranged the sky / So that each and every woman could find her perfect guy"

    54. "Heartbreaker" by Pat Benatar

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    Best part to sing: "You're the right kind of sinner, to release my inner fantasy / The invincible winner and you know that you were born to be"

    55. "I'm So Excited by the Pointer Sisters

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    Best part to sing: "I'm so excited / And I just can't hide it / And I know / I know / I know / I know / I know / I want you / I want you"

    56. "Time After Time" by Cyndi Lauper

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    Best part to sing: "If you're lost, you can look and you will find me / Time after time / If you fall, I will catch you, I will be waiting / Time after time"

    57. "Wannabe" by Spice Girls

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    Best part to sing: "Yeah, I'll tell you what I want, what I really, really want / So tell me what you want, what you really, really want / I wanna, I wanna, I wanna, I wanna / I really, really, really wanna zigazig ah"

    58. "I Wanna Dance with Somebody (Who Loves Me)" by Whitney Houston

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    Best part to sing: "I've done alright up to now / It's the light of day that shows me how / And when the night falls, loneliness calls"

    59. "How Will I Know" by Whitney Houston

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    Best part to sing: "How will I know if he really loves me? / I say a prayer with every heartbeat / I fall in love whenever we meet / I'm asking you what you know about these things"

    60. "Summer Nights" by Olivia Newton-John and John Travolta

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    Best part to sing: "Oh well, oh well, oh well oh, uh / Tell me more, tell me more / Did you get very far? / Tell me more, tell me more / Like does he have a car?"

    61. "Don't Go Breaking My Heart" by Elton John and Kiki Dee

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    Best part to sing: "Woo hoo / Nobody knows it / Right from the start / I gave you my heart / Oh-oh I give you my heart"

    62. "Girls Just Wanna Have Fun" by Cyndi Lauper

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    Best part to sing: "That's all they really want / Some fun / When the workin' day is done / Oh girls, they wanna have fun / Oh girls just wanna have fun"

    63. "Unwritten" by Natasha Bedingfield

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    Best part to sing: "Release your inhibitions / Feel the rain on your skin"

    64. "Always Be My Baby" by Mariah Carey

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    Best part to sing: "No you'll always be a part of me / I'm part of you indefinitely / Boy don't you know you can't escape me / Oh darlin' 'cause you'll always be my baby"

    65. "A Whole New World" by Lea Salonga and Brad Kane

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    Best part to sing: "Unbelievable sights, Indescribable feeling. / Soaring, tumbling, freewheeling / Through an endless diamond sky"

    66. "You Oughta Know" by Alanis Morissette

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    Best part to sing: "And I'm here, to remind you / Of the mess you left when you went away / It's not fair, to deny me / Of the cross I bear that you gave to me / You, you, you oughta know"

    67. "Genie In a Bottle" by Christina Aguilera

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    Best part to sing: "Oh, oh, oh / My body's sayin' let's go / Oh, oh, oh / But my heart is sayin' no"

    68. "Waterfalls" by TLC

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    Best part to sing: "Don't go chasing waterfalls / Please stick to the rivers and the lakes that you're used to / I know that you're gonna have it your way or nothing at all / But I think you're moving too fast"

    69. "Sexual Healing" by Marvin Gaye

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    Best part to sing: Ooh baby, I'm hot just like an oven / I need some lovin' / And baby, I can't hold it much longer / It's getting stronger and stronger"

    70. "Truth Hurts" by Lizzo

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    Best part to sing: I just took a DNA test, turns out I'm 100% that bitch / Even when I'm crying crazy / Yeah, I got boy problems, that's the human in me / Bling bling, then I solve 'em, that's the goddess in me / You coulda had a bad bitch, non-committal / Help you with your career, just a little"

    71. "Free Your Mind" by En Vogue

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    Best part to sing: "Free your mind / And the rest will follow / Be color-blind / Don't be so shallow"

    72. "Lose You To Love Me" by Selena Gomez

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    Best part to sing: "We'd always go into it blindly / I needed to lose you to find me / This dancing was killing me softly / I needed to hate you to love me, yeah"

    73. "If I Were A Boy" by Beyoncé

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    Best part to sing: "It's a little too late for you to come back / Say it's just a mistake / Think I'd forgive you like that / If you thought I would wait for you / You thought wrong"

    74. "Give Your Heart A Break" by Demi Lovato

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    Best part to sing: "'Cause you been hurt before / I can see it in your eyes / You try to smile it away / Some things you can't disguise / Don't wanna break your heart / Baby I can erase the ache, the ache / So let me give your heart a break"

    75. "Call Your Girlfriend" by Robyn

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    Best part to sing: "Call your girlfriend / It's time you had the talk / Give your reasons / Say it's not her fault / But you just met somebody new / And now it's gonna be me and you"

    76. "Dancing On My Own" by Robyn

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    Best part to sing: "So far away but still so near / The lights come on, the music dies / But you don't see me standing here / I just came to say goodbye"

    77. "My Girl" by the Temptations

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    Best part to sing: "I guess you'd say / What can make me feel this way / My girl, my girl, my girl / Talkin' 'bout my girl / My girl"

    78. "Zombie" by the Cranberries

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    Best part to sing: "In your head, in your head / Zombie, zombie, zombie-ie-ie / What's in your head, in your head? / Zombie, zombie, zombie-ie-ie-ie"

    79. "Tubthumping" by Chumbawamba

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    Best part to sing: "I get knocked down, but I get up again / You are never gonna keep me down"

    80. "Bad Girls" by Donna Summer

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    Best part to sing: "Bad girl / Sad girl, you're such a naughty bad girl / Beep-Beep, uh-uh"

    81. "We Didn't Start the Fire" by Billy Joel

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    Best part to sing: "Rock and roller, cola wars, I can't take it anymore"