There’s something special about singing a love song. Whether it’s a romantic ballad or an upbeat pop tune, singing love songs can be an emotional experience. They evoke feelings of joy, sadness, longing, and hope. They remind us of the people we love, the relationships we’ve had, and the memories we’ve made.
For those of us who don’t have vocal talents and skills but still want to sing our hearts out, karaoke is a great outlet for public self-expression. What’s more, singing a love song in karaoke can be a good way to show your feelings when you're a bit shy or don't know how to convey them. It's also much less intimidating than saying the three important words out loud.
If you’ve got a plan to go to karaoke for a night out or a special occasion, like Valentine's Day, you may wonder what kind of songs should you sing. From timeless classics to modern hits, there are plenty of romantic songs perfect for karaoke. Which ones should you choose?
In this article, we’ll look at a list of the best karaoke love songs and give tips on how to make your own karaoke songs for a home party.
Top 10 Karaoke Love Songs
Let’s take a look at some of the most romantic, heart-warming, and uplifting love songs to sing in karaoke. The songs are given in no particular order.
💛Elvis Presley – Love Me Tender
It’s a classing song about cherishing and appreciating that special person in your life that you love. Add some passionate delivery to its moving lyrics and beautiful melody and you will melt the hearts of everyone in the room.
💛Lana Del Rey – Young And Beautiful
This solemn and sentimental ballad reflects on the fleetingness of youth and love. The mellow melody and heartfelt storytelling evoke a sense of nostalgia for the past. It ends with the hope that love will remain even when everything else is gone, making it a joy to listen to and to sing.
💛Queen – Crazy Little Thing Called Love
This is the perfect karaoke love song. It's short, fast-paced, and has a catchy, sing-along chorus. The lyrics tell the story of someone who has fallen in love and is trying to figure out how to deal with this new feeling – something we have all experienced. The audience is guaranteed to sing this song together with you!
💛The Police – Every Breath You Take
This is another classic song from the 80s with a universal message of love. The lyrics describe the narrator's love for someone and his desire to be with them all the time, bordering on obsession. The music has a haunting, melancholic tone that perfectly matches the sentiment of the words. The underlying guitar riff and gentle drum beat will complement your vocal performance perfectly.
💛Raye – Escapism (feat. 070 Shake)
Now for something more modern. At the end of 2022, "Escapism" went viral on TikTok and started to chart internationally. The song is about a girl who has been broken up with and is spiraling into a chaotic depressive state. Her goal is to take away the pain and escape the sadness in any way possible. It’s a relatable song with amazing storytelling and great flow. If you've recently been heartbroken (or just enjoy the song), you will love singing it.
💛Charli XCX – Lightning
Although it was released in 2022, “Lightning” has that late 70s feel and sound with flamenco flourishes, so people of all ages can enjoy singing and listening to it. The song is about falling in love, that irrational but inescapable feeling that's as sudden and powerful as a bolt of lightning. Anyone who has ever experienced it and been afraid of being rejected can relate to this song (which is basically everyone). The familiar upbeat sound and simple, relatable lyrics will have the karaoke crowd singing along.
💛The Doors – Love Me Two Times
Yet another timeless classic that captures the raw emotion of love. The heartfelt lyrics are emotionally charged and set to an exceptionally unique melody. The song is further elevated by the use of dynamic instruments, creating a passionate and powerful sound. All in all, “Love Me Two Times” is a great example of a truly beautiful love song that conveys intense emotions through captivating lyrics and moving instrumentals.
💛Jefferson Airplane – Somebody to Love
There can't be a person on the planet who doesn't know this iconic rock hit. On the surface, it may seem like just another song about falling in love, but it's actually quite a revolutionary approach to love for the time it was made. While the free love movement dominated the 60s, this song challenged the norm and encouraged the search for one true love.
💛Beyoncé – Crazy In Love
Thanks to the blend of hip-hop, R&B, and soul, this song has an absolutely infectious sound. Upbeat and hypnotic rhythms will get you up and dancing. The lyrics tell a classic love story of vulnerability, passion and the feeling of being crazy in love. All this combined with catchy hooks makes for a sensational karaoke love song.
💛Chris Isaak – Wicked Game
Last but not least is an iconic love song that has become a timeless classic since its release in 1989. The lyrics describe a love affair in which both parties are aware of the inevitable hurt that is destined to come, yet can't help but stay in the relationship for the passionate moments. The track has been covered by many artists, from HIM to Céline Dion – now is the time for you to make your own rendition in karaoke!
How to Make Karaoke Songs
Now that you know some of the best love songs to sing in karaoke, let's dive into the process of making karaoke versions of your favorite tunes. While many popular tracks already have their instrumentals available online, some songs do not have karaoke versions.
Luckily, there is a quick fix for this problem – you can easily turn any song on your computer or phone into a karaoke track. Follow the simple steps below.
1. Open LALAL.AI.
2. Click Select Files to upload your audio or video file.
3. In the opened folder window, double click a file to upload it.
4. Wait a few seconds until the processing is finished.
5. Listen to the Instrumental preview.
6. Sign up and click the Process the Entire File button.
7. Download the full instrumental stem. It will be available in the format and quality as your original file. The download links are also going to be sent to your email.
That's it! Enjoy singing love songs🎵💕