Best Karaoke Songs to Bust Out

There really is nothing better than a classic Thursday night out in Iowa City. It's the time for amateur shower singers to hit the stage, drink a little too much and sing their hearts out.

Best Places to Karaoke in Iowa City:

  • Bo-James (Thursday nights)
  • Blue Moose (Thursday nights)
  • Studio Thirteen (Thursday nights)
  • Mosley's (Tuesday nights)
  • Mickey's (Friday nights)
  • Shakespeare's (Saturday nights)
  • Bubblelogy Karaoke Café

I have complied a list of 20 crowd favorites that will have the entire bar singing along with you, the next time you take the stage.

1. Man! I Feel like a Woman by Shania Twain

2. Mr. Brightside by The Killers - A classic.

3. Dancing Queen by ABBA

4. ...Baby One More Time by Britney Spears

6. Love Shack by The B-52s - A favorite of mine and perfect for a duet.

7. This is How We Do It by Montell Jordan

8. Gives You Hell by The All-American Rejects - A throwback to everyone's tween years.

9. Sweet Dreams by Eurythmics

10. Every Time We Touch by Cascada

11. Save a Horse by Big & Rich

12. No Scrubs by TLC - A true lady bop.


13. Before He Cheats by Carrie Underwood

14. Wonderwall by Oasis

15. Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go by Wham!

16. Sweet Caroline by Neil Diamond - Everyone and their mom knows the words to this song.

17. Sweet Home Alabama by Lynyrd Skynyrd

18. Manic Monday by The Bangles

19. Sweet Escape by Gwen Stefani

20. Jordan Belfort by Wes Walker & DyI

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