If you’re the type who enjoys belting out your favorite song in the shower, in the car on the way to work, or just while doing chores around the house just imagine how much better you’d sound with the backing track? Karaoke apps are the perfect way to sing all your favorite hit songs, not just from today, but oldies as well. You’ll get to step into the shoes of your favorite singers and bands and show off your own skills. These apps make it possible to enjoy karaoke fun even without fancy equipment.
The best iPhone apps for karaoke singers
27 Apr 2017, by Cherry Mae Torrevillas
While singing karaoke is fun for many, it doesn't mean we all have a "great" voice. If you could use a little help in this department the Voloco app is ideal. This app provides you with a music studio experience if you will, but automatically tuning your voice and making it sound perfect. This is done in real-time so the results are instant. You are given a starter pack of effects to start with and from there you can purchase four other packs, each of which is unique and will provide you with different sounds/results. Don't forget to record your incredible singing so you can share it with others!
- The app offers auto-tuning in real-time
- There are pre-set tuning and effects packs you can purchase
- You can record your song as audio or video
- Anyone can sound professional with this app
- There are no ads
Here's a chance to clean up your voice and really give it that professional sound that you've always been dreaming of. The StarMaker app allows users to take part in karaoke singing with the help of a user-friendly auto-tune feature. As you sing you can also record your very own music video. Scroll through the different filters available that will make your video pop and look that much more fun. Videos can be shared with the community on the app so it can be liked by others. If you'd rather, you can post your video to your social networks. Don’t worry, there is tons of music from today’s hottest stars available.
- The app features an auto-tuner
- Record a video of your song
- Add filters to your video
- Videos can be shared to social networks and on the app’s community
- All of today’s top artists are represented
For many people one of the best ways to liven up a party or a dull Friday night at home is to engage in a little karaoke action. The Sing! Karaoke by Smule app makes it possible by providing you with a massive song library, and all kinds of other cool features to boot. The library is constantly being updated so you’ll never feel bored with the selection. Cool features include the ability to record a video of yourself singing, take part in a duet with some of today's top stars, and even add audio effects if you choose. Of course you can share your video with friends and family.
- The library of songs is massive and always growing
- Record a video of yourself singing
- Make use of the audio effects
- Share your video
- Create your own fan base/following
While there are a number of karaoke-based apps out there, sometimes you're just not happy with their song library. People's taste in music is a very personal thing, which is why the Karaoke Mic app is such a great option. This one makes it possible for you to sing along to songs in your very own music library. Now you won’t have to worry about what the app has available because with Karaoke Mic, you’re the DJ. The way this one works is that you need speakers that you can plug your device into, and then the fun begins. There are vocal effects you can also use.
- Sing songs from your own music library
- You need speakers to use this app
- Make use of a variety of vocal effects
- You can customize the mic mix
- This is ideal for those with picky musical taste
KaraFun allows users to add some karaoke fun to events, parties and casual gatherings. Ain’t no party like a karaoke party! There are over 26,000 songs to choose from, control each vocal track individually, Online and Offline Modes, get weekly updates, add your favorite tracks and more. Save your favorite songs to sing over and over again, sing along with the lead vocalist or connect to your TV via AirPlay or Chromecast. KaraFun is free to download, but requires a subscription for full access to entire songs.
- Add some karaoke fun to your gathering
- Over 26,000 songs, Control vocal tracks, Sing with lead vocalist
- Save favorite tracks, Get weekly updates
- Online and Offline Modes, Connect to TV via AirPlay
- Requires subscriptions for entire songs and all features
If you're looking for something fun for the kids to do then why not check out the Karaoke For Kids app. This app gives kids a chance to take part in the singing with songs they know and with content that is age appropriate. This one has been created for kids ages five and under and features your typical kid singalongs adding up to 20. Each song has an instrumental and voice track, so they can sing along with the voice track until they feel comfortable on their own. The words appear large and are well-lit so they can follow along and parents love that they can record their child's performance and then share it.
- The app features 20 kids classic songs
- Each track has an instrumental and voice option
- Record your child singing
- Share the recording by email or on Facebook
- The words are well-lit so kids can follow along with ease
If you have been practicing your vocal talents and are looking for a way to perfect your voice the SingTrue app is a great solution. With this help of this app you'll be able to learn how to sing in tune with that pitch that is just right each and every time. This is one of the hardest things for singers to accomplish. The app claims to be able to help anyone no matter how little or how much experience you may have. There are more than 30 exercises to take part in, all of which are interactive. Think of it as your own private vocal coach who works on your schedule and at your pace.
- Meant for any singer at any experience level
- There are more than 30 interactive teaching exercises
- Learn to correct your pitch and sing in tune
- The app provides singers with personalized feedback
- You can track your progress
While not all of us will be great singers, the fact of the matter is that sometimes the problem is physical rather than just lacking in the skills department. The Tone Deaf Test app makes it possible to take part in a quiz and then get a general idea of whether or not you may actually be tone deaf. The test is actually quite interactive and fun and takes about three minutes to complete. At the end you'll be given a synopsis of your results. The app also features information on how to get your pitch right, goes over what tone deaf means, and gives you the opportunity to share your results.
- Take a three-minute quiz to determine if you may be tone deaf
- The quiz is interactive and fun
- Share your results with friends
- The app is filled with all kinds of interesting information
- Read about what tone deafness is
Instead of spending an absolute fortune on karaoke tracks you can make use of the Free Karaoke! Sing karaoke on YouTube with Yokee app. It comes as no wonder that this app has recorded more than 50 million downloads as the catalog of music is vast and fun. While singing you can then record your stellar performance so you can of course share it with all your friends. There is an interactive aspect to this app too, as you can listen to each other's recordings and then vote on them. Pretty soon you may just be declared the best singer in your group of friends.
- The app has been downloaded by more than 50 million people
- The library is vast with all different genres of music
- Record your singing
- Share your recording with friends
- Vote on each other’s recordings
If you're looking for quick and easy access to a massive collection of karaoke tracks then the Red Karaoke Sing & Record app can do just that. The app features more than 70,000 tracks, all of which are free to sing. You can also record yourself singing so that you can then share the audio or video. Some of the features you can take advantage of with this app include the sound effects that are able to adjust and perfect your sound, you can sing duets, and it's compatible with the AppleTV.
- The app features more than 70,000 tracks in its library
- The app supports AppleTV
- Record yourself singing
- Share the audio or video of your performance
- Special effects to try