Brothers and Sisters: The Harmony and Rivalry of Singing Siblings

Often our brothers and sisters are the first people we sing and play music with, so if it works well, it’s only natural to continue to sing and play with them. The tonal similarity of siblings’ voices allows for the building of beautiful harmonies, which can explain the success of the music made by siblings. Not surprisingly, many musical siblings have grown up in musical families and have gone on to great success. Here are a few examples of  siblings who sing really well together, some more famous than others. Of course just like the rest of us, their sibling relationships mix harmony with rivalry. And tragically, sometimes it is death that irrevocably splits the siblings up rather than rivalry.
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Karaoke Contest: Three days left to sing Poker Face in the style of Lady GaGa!

Three days are left for you to go GaGa with us by recording your best Lady GaGa performance of Poker Face, for our internet karaoke contest. Not only will you have a lot of fun, you will have the chance to win great karaoke prizes!

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Failed/Cringeworthy Celebrity Music Crossovers

When a celebrity gives up something that he or she gets paid millions to do, in order to pursue what they feel could be their “true” calling, music, most of the population cringes. Digging through these videos was like sitting through a horror movie that I couldn’t keep my eyes off of. Guaranteed to drop jaws, these are just some of the celebrities-gone-musicians that are awkwardly amazing in their own right.
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Susan Boyle sings again, this time on America’s Got Talent

Susan Boyle performed a cover version of The Rolling Stone’s Wild Horses last week on America’s Got Talent.  The song will be released on her upcoming album, I Dreamed a Dream, due out in November.

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Hero plus 5 other Mariah Carey style karaoke songs added to the library today

Six great karaoke hit songs in the style of megastar Mariah Carey have been added to the library at The KARAOKE Channel ONLINE this week bring the total Mariah Carey style karaoke songs available to 11.

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Happy Birthday Leonard Cohen!

Seventy-five years ago, September 21, 1934, Leonard Cohen was born in Westmount, Quebec, Canada.  While a student at McGill University, he began to publish poetry and continued to write poetry and fiction after graduating. 

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Samantha Morton sings Everybody Wants to Rule the World Karaoke Style

While in Toronto for the Film Festival, Samantha Morton of Minority Report fame found the time to sing karaoke.

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Karaoke Contest, sing Poker Face in the style of Lady GaGa

Go GaGa with us by recording your best Lady GaGa performance of Poker Face. Not only will you have a lot of fun, you will have the chance to win great karaoke prizes!

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Musicians That Defy Medical Science

Sometimes the public forgets that celebrities are humans just like the rest of us. We seem to fall in to the belief that our idols live in another world, one full of lavish luxuries and vast supplies of money; while the rest of us struggle to get by in our comparatively dull lives. One myth that is attributed to many excessive musicians is the myth of immortality. However, there are some people out there who almost make it seem like it might be possible!

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Karaoke World Championship 2009 Winners!

The winners of the 2009 Karaoke World Championships were crowned in Laiti, Finland on September 12th, 2009.

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