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Checking out DJ Tony at JP Ryan’s in Abington for some hot Karaoke!!!! Come celebrate National Karaoke Week!!!

National Karaoke Week

National Karaoke Week is celebrated the fourth week of April. How is it celebrated? Easy! You go out and sing or even better, purchase a karaoke machine.

For all you fans, we all know this can be quite embarrassing or an entertaining hobby. Karaoke has been around for over 40 years. As you may have guessed, the first Karaoke machine was developed back in 1971 in Japan. Since then it has spread to other parts of the world.

Now a popular fad in the US, Karaoke is seen more in bars and the list of songs just keeps on growing. So you tell us, what’s your favorite song to sing? Whether it’s a classic or new one, what song do you love to perform on stage?

Songs that you NEVER EVER want to hear again!

Paradise by the Dashboard Light – Meatloaf

American Pie – Don McLean

Stairway to Heaven – Led Zeppelin

Friends in Low Places – Garth Brooks

My Way – Frank Sinatra

I Will Always Love You – Whitney Houston

Summer Nights – John Travolta & Olivia Newton John

Love Shack – B-52′s

My Heart Will Go On – Celine Dion

I Touch Myself – The Divinyls

Anything for Love – Meatloaf

I Will Survive – Gloria Gaynor

Total Eclispe – Bonnie Taylor/ Nikki French

Bitch – Meredith Brooks

The Devil Went Down to Georgia – Charlie Daniels Band

Picture – Kid Rock & Sheryl Crow

Baby Got Back – Sir-Mix-A-Lot

Hotel California – Eagles

With Arms Wide OPen – Creed

Awesome Duets

Awesome Duets

(I’ve Had) The Time of My Life Jennifer Warnes & Bill Medley
7 Seconds Youssou n’dour & Neneh Cherry
A Whole New World Celine Dion & Peabo Bryson
Ain’t Nothing Like The Real Thing Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell
Baby It’s Cold Outside Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Jordan
Back Together Again Roberta Flack & Donny Hathaway
Breathe Blu Cantrell & Sean Paul
Broken Seether & Amy Lee
Crazy in Love Beyonce & Jay-Z
Debra Kadabra Frank Zappa & Captain Beefheart
Don’t Give Up Peter Gabriel & Kate Bush
Don’t Go Breakin My Heart Elton John & Kiki Dee
Fairytale of New York Shane MacGowan & Kirsty MacColl
Girl From The North Country Bob Dylan & Johnny Cash
Gold in Them Hills Ron Sexsmith & Chris Martin
I Got You Babe Sonny & Cher
I Know What You Want Busta Rhymes & Mariah Carey
I Never Had It So Good Kris Kristofferson & Rita Coolidge
I See A Darkness Johnny Cash & Will Oldham
I’ll Be Missing You Puff Daddy & Faith Evans
In My Hour of Darkness Gram Parsons & Emmylou Harris
Interlude Morrissey & Siouxsie Sioux
Islands in the Stream Kenny Rogers & Dolly Parton
It Takes Two Marvin Gaye & Kim Weston
Je t’aime…moi non plus Jane Birkin & Serge Gainsbourg
Let It Be Me Everly Brothers
Let’s Call the Whole Thing Off Fred Astaire & Ginger Rogers
Miss Sarajevo Bono & Luciano Pavarotti
No More Tears(Enough is Enough) Barbra Streisand & Donna Summer
Onion Song Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell
Picture Kid Rock & Sheryl Crow
Proud Mary Ike & Tina Turner
Push It Salt n Pepa
Sisters Are Doin it for Themselves Aretha Franklin & Annie Lennox
Some Velvet Morning Lee Hazlewood & Nancy Sinatra
Somethin’ Stupid Frank & Nancy Sinatra
Something’s Gotten Hold of My Heart Marc Almond & Gene Pitney
Soul Man Lou Redd & Sam Moore
Stan Eminem & Dido
Summer Nights John Travolta & Olivia Newton-John
The Girl is Mine Michael Jackson & Paul McCartney
The Harlem Shuffle Bob & Earl
The Sound of Silence Simon & Garfunkel
This Guy’s/Girl’s In Love With You James Brown & Lyn Collins
This Mess We’re in PJ Harvey & Thom Yorke
Tramp Otis Redding & Carla Thomas
U Got the Look Prince & Sheena Easton
Under Pressure David Bowie & Feddie Mercury
Underneath The Arches Flanagan & Allen
Up Where We Belong Joe Cocker & Jennifer Warnes
Uptown Top Ranking Althea & Donna
Wanna Be Like You King Louis & Baloo the Bear
Well Did You Evah! Deborah Harry & Iggy Pop
What Have I Done to Deserve This Neil Tennant & Dusty Springfield
Where the Wild Roses Grow Nick Cave & Kylie Minogue
Whiskey Lullaby Brad Paisley & Alison Krauss
Young Gifted & Black Bob & Marcia
You’re All I need to Get by Mary J Blige & Method Man
You’re the One That I Want John Travolta & Olivia Newton-John

The most POPULAR karaoke songs to sing:

WOMEN

  • I Will Survive – Gloria Gaynor
  • Man, I Feel Like a Woman – Shania Twain
  • First Cut Is The Deepest – Sheryl Crow
  • Papa Don’t Preach – Madonna
  • Mamma Mia – Abba
  • That’s The Way It Is – Celine Dion
  • My Heart Will Go On – Celine Dion
  • I Will Always Love You – Whitney Houston
  • Everyday Is A Winding Road – Sheryl Crow
  • That Don’t Impress Me Much – Shania Twain
  • I’ll Remember – Madonna
  • Wind Beneath My Wings – Bette Midler
  • Come On Over – Christina Aguilera
  • Always Be My Baby – Mariah Carey
  • Breathe Again – Toni Braxton
  • Way He Makes Me Feel – Barbara Streisand
  • Breathe – Faith Hill
  • Bang Bang My Baby Shot Me Down – Cher
  • An Unusual Kiss – Melissa Etheridge
  • My Love Is Your Love – Whitney Houston
  • It’s In His Kiss – Cher
  • What’s Love Got To Do With It – Tina Turner
  • Dangerously In Love – Beyonce
  • Chain Of Fools – Aretha Franklin
  • You’re Still The One – Shania Twain
  • Forever And For Always – Shania Twain
  • Backseat of a Greyhound Bus – Sara Evans
  • Cowboy Take Me Away – Dixie Chicks
  • Stand By Your Man – Tammy Wynette
  • You know i’m no good – Amy Winehouse
  • Drama Queen – Lindsay Lohan
  • Fever – Eva Cassidy
  • Girls just want to have fun – Cyndy Lauper
  • When You Say Nothing At All – Alison Krauss and Union Station
  • He Wasn’t Man Enough – Toni Braxton
  • Born To Fly – Sara Evans
  • Love Don’t Live Here Anymore – Madonna
  • Crazy For You – Madonna
  • Memory – Barbara Streisand
  • Jesus Take The Wheel – Carrie Underwood
  • I Hope You Dance – Lee Ann Womack
  • Try Just A Little Bit Harder – Janis Joplin
  • Last Dance – Donna Summer
  • I Learned From The Best – Whitney Houston
  • Crazy – Patsy Cline

Some Other Best Karaoke Songs for Women

  • Don’t stop the music – Rhianna
  • Oops I Did It Again – Britney Spears
  • Barbie Girl – Aqua
  • Complicated – Avril Lavigne
  • Girlfriend – Avril Lavigne
  • When you’re gone – Avril Lavigne
  • Take My Breath Away – Jessica Simpson
  • I Love Rock’n'Roll! – Joan Jett
  • If I could Turn Back Time – Cher
  • 9 to 5 – Dolly Parton
  • She’s A Lucky – Britney Spears
  • Like A Virgin – Madonna
  • I Love Rock n Roll – Britney Spears
  • Love At First Sight – Kylie Minogue
  • I Should Be So Lucky – Kylie Minogue
  • Baby Baby – Amy Grant
  • Rehab – Amy Winehouse
  • Bleeding Love – Leona Lewis
  • Valerie – Amy Winehouse
  • Respect – Aretha Franklin
  • Give Me One Reason – Tracy Chapman
  • Call The shots – Girls Aloud
  • Doesn’t Really Matter – Janet Jackson
  • Change – Sugababes
  • Me And Bobby Mcgee – Janis Joplin
  • Hit Me With Your Best Shot – Pat Benatar
  • Mercy – Duffy

 

MEN

  • Shook Me All Night Long – ACDC
  • Lady In Red – Chris Deburgh
  • Summer Of 69 – Bryan Adams
  • Twist and Shout – The Beatles
  • A Boy Named Sue – Johnny Cash
  • I Just Called To Say I Love You – Stevie Wonder
  • Wonderful Tonight – Eric Clapton
  • Every Breath You Take – Police
  • Devil In Disguise – Elvis Presley
  • Livin On A Prayer – Bon Jovi
  • I’m Yours – Jason Mraz
  • Candle In The Wind – Elton John
  • I’m Too Sexy – Right Said Fred
  • Sweet Caroline – Neil Diamond
  • I Want It That Way – Backstreet Boys
  • Careless Whisper – George Michael
  • Money For Nothing – Dire Straits
  • Red Red Wine – UB40
  • Love Me For A Reason – Boyzone
  • Don’t Stop Believing – Journey
  • Billie Jean – Michael Jackson
  • Addicted – Enrique Iglesias
  • Dont Let The Sun Go Down On Me – George Michael & Elton John
  • She’s A Lady – Tom Jones
  • Could You Be Loved – Bob Marley
  • Enter Sandman – Metallica
  • Bachelor Boy – Cliff Richard
  • Fly Me To The Moon – Frank Sinatra
  • Losing My Religion – R.E.M
  • I Dont Want To Miss A Thing – Aerosmith
  • Baby Got Back – Sir Mixalot
  • Always On My Mind – Pet Shop Boys
  • Brothers In Arms – Dire Straits
  • Living Doll – Cliff Richard
  • Im Too Sexy – Right Said Fred
  • California Dreaming – Mama’s And Papa’s
  • She Believes In Me – Kenny Rogers
  • Hurt So Good – John Cougar Mellencamp
  • My Heroes Have Always Been Cowboys – Willie Nelson
  • Born In The USA – Bruce Springsteen
  • Sweet Home Alabama – Lynyrd Skynyrd
  • Against All Odds – Phil Collins

Some Other Best Karaoke Songs for Men

  • Everybody needs somebody – The Blues Brothers
  • New York, New York – Frank Sinatra
  • 500 Miles – The Proclaimers
  • Beat It – Michael Jackson
  • Theme For A Dream – Cliff Richard
  • When The Going Gets Tough – Boyzone
  • King Of The Road – Roger Miller
  • Strangers In The Night – Frank Sinatra
  • Let There Be Love – Nat King Cole
  • No Regrets – Robbie Williams
  • The Lady Is A Tramp – Frank Sinatra
  • Staying Alive – The Bee Gees
  • Try A Little Tenderness – The Commitments
  • Satisfaction – The Rolling Stones
  • Save A Prayer – Duran Duran
  • Peaceful Easy Feeling – Eagles
  • Imagine – John Lennon
  • Another Brick In The Wall – Pink Floyd
  • Id Do Anything For Love (But I Wont Do That) – Meatloaf
  • Let Me Entertain You – Robbie Williams
  • Romeo And Juliet – Dire Straits
  • Black Or White – Michael Jackson
  • Somethings Gotten Hold Of My Heart – Gene Pitney
  • Stand By Me – King, Ben E
  • Take Me Home Country Roads – John Denver
  • Words – Boyzone
  • Top Of The World – Carpenters

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Sunday Hot Spots

Do you know of a great Karaoke spot on Sunday nights? Let us know!

 

VENUE ADDRESS CITY TIME HOST
Stix n Stones 800 Brockton Ave. Abington 8:00pm-12:00am Harry
The Corner Pub 1 West Union St. Ashland 8:30pm-12:30am Mike
Hong Kong 65 Chatham St. Boston 6:00pm-12:00am U.N. Ken
Lime Light 204 Tremont St. Boston Call to book your room
Maluken Japanese 645 Beacon St. Boston 9:30pm- 1:00am
Porter Belly’s Pub 338 Washington St. Brighton 9:00pm-12:30am Vocal Ent
Shooters 355 Ferry St. Everett 9:00pm- 1:00am
Daddy’s Beach Club 280 Nantasket Ave. Hull 8:00pm-11:30pm
Deck on Green Harbor 239 Dyke Rd. Marshfield 9:00pm-12:00am Ron & Steve
Gov. Bradford Restaurant 312 Commercial St. Provincetown 9:30pm- 1:00am Dana Danzel
Cathy Pacific 111 Hancock St. Quincy 9:00pm- 1:00am
My House 285 Washington St. Quincy 9:00pm- 1:00am Marcelus
Yesterdays 536 Washington St. Quincy 9:00pm- 1:00am Paul B
Maddy’s Lounge & Grill 1639 Broadway Saugus 9:00pm- 1:00am
Cathy Center 211 Bridge St. Weymouth 9:00pm- 1:00am Jackie


Do you know of a great Karaoke spot on Saturday nights? Let us know!

 

VENUE ADDRESS CITY TIME HOST
Kams Garden 1501 Bedford St. Abington 9:00pm- 1:00am Lou
Elephant & Castle 50 Congress St. Boston 9:00pm- 1:00am
Flann O’Briens Pub 1619 Tremont St. Boston 8:00pm- 1:00am
Hong Kong 65 Chatham St. Boston 6:00pm- 2:00am Luis
Lime Light 204 Tremont St. Boston Call to book your room
Maluken Japanese 645 Beacon St. Boston 9:30pm- 1:00am
Courtside Restaurant 291 Cambridge St. Cambridge 9:00pm- 1:00am
Village Green Restaurant 225 Newbury St. Danvers 8:30pm-12:00am Elaina
Kiku Yama Steakhouse 350 Washington St. Dedham 9:00pm- 1:00am
Asian C 48 Whiting St. Hingham 8:30pm- 1:00am Don
Jeanie Johnston Pub 144 South St. Jamaica Plain 9:00pm- 1:00am
Chip Shots Grill & Pub 245 Ayer Rd. Littleton 9:30pm- 1:00am Kevin
Asia Grill & Sushi 287 School St. Mansfield 9:30pm- 1:00am
Piccadilly Pub 587 Bolton St. Marlborough 9:00pm-12:00am DJ Curtis
Medway Café 74 Main St. Medway 9:30pm-12:30am
Medway Lotus 128 Milford St. Medway 8:00pm-12:00am Amy
Tommy Doyle’s 349 Watertown St. Newton 9:00pm- 1:00am
Napper Tandy’s 46 Day St. Norwood 9:00pm- 1:00am Charlie
Gov. Bradford Restaurant 312 Commercial St. Provincetown 9:30pm- 1:00am Dana Danzel
Genesio’s 482 South Main St. Randolph 9:00pm- 1:00am Gail/Alyssa
TK O’Shea’s 932 Hingham St. Rockland 9:00pm- 1:00am
Fantasy Island 516 Loring Ave. Salem 9:00pm- 1:00am
Asia Palace 1500 Main St. Weymouth 8:30pm- 1:00am Kevin
Cathy Center 211 Bridge St. Weymouth 9:00pm- 1:00am Paul B
Gourmet Oriental 625 Washington St. Weymouth 9:00pm- 1:00am Carl & Joyce
Kelly’s Landing 159 Bridge St. Weymouth 9:00pm- 1:00am Paul Q


Friday Hot Spots

Do you know of a great Karaoke spot on Friday nights? Let us know!

 

VENUE ADDRESS CITY TIME HOST
Kams Garden 1501 Bedford St. Abington 9:00pm- 1:00am Lou
Patriot’s Bar & Grill 15 North Main St. Bellingham 9:00pm-12:30am Jack
Charles Playhouse Lounge 74 Warrenton St. Boston 9:00pm- 1:00am
Hong Kong 65 Chatham St. Boston 6:00pm- 2:00am U.N. Ken
Lime Light 204 Tremont St. Boston Call to book your room
Maluken Japanese Cuisine 645 Beacon St. Boston 9:30pm- 1:00am
Courtside Restaurant 291 Cambridge St. Cambridge 9:00pm- 1:00am
Kiku Yama Steakhouse 350 Washington St. Dedham 9:00pm- 1:00am
Kings 600 Legacy Pl. Dedham 9:30pm- 1:00am Mike
The Auld Sod Pub 274 Washington St. Dedham 9:00pm- 1:00am
Josies Place 281 Main St. Everett 9:00pm- 1:00am Vocal Ent.
Barrett’s Ale House 4171 North Main St. Fall River 9:00pm- 1:00am Norman
Chip Shots Grill & Pub 245 Ayer Rd. Littleton 9:30pm- 1:00am Kevin
Asia Grill & Sushi 287 School St. Mansfield 9:30pm- 1:00am
Pleasant Café Main St. Maynard 9:00pm- 1:00am Darryl F
Medway Lotus 128 Milford St Medway 8:00pm-12:00am Amy
Gov. Bradford Restaurant 312 Commercial St. Provincetown 9:30pm- 1:00am Dana Danzel
Beachcomber 797 Quincy Shore Dr. Quincy 4:00pm- 8:00pm
The Chantey 333 Victory Rd # 5 Quincy 9:00pm- 1:00am Paul Q
Genesio’s 482 South Main St. Randolph 9:00pm- 1:00am Gail/Alyssa
J.J. Brannelly’s 4432 Washington St. Roslindale 9:00pm- 1:45am Kev-Mack Daddy
Fantasy Island 516 Loring Ave. Salem 9:00pm- 1:00am
The Club House 1 Round Hill Rd. Sandwich 9:00pm- 1:00am Islands Ent.
Asiana Fusion 1 Waverley Ave. Watertown 9:00pm- 1:00am
West Roxbury Pub 1885 Center St. West Roxbury 9:00pm- 1:00am Mark & Malinda
Asia Palace 1500 Main St. Weymouth 8:30pm- 1:00am Ron & Steve
Bucks Bar & Grill 416 Middle St. Weymouth 9:00pm- 1:00am
Cathy Center 211 Bridge St. Weymouth 9:00pm- 1:00am Paul B
Gourmet Oriental 625 Washington St. Weymouth 9:00pm- 1:00am Carl