Country songs are a great choice when grabbing the microphone and jumping on a karaoke stage. The beloved genre originating from blues and folk music styles has something for every voice. Whether you wanna sing about your home state (e.g. Sweet home Alabama, Rocky Mountain High), about love (think: Dolly Parton's I Will Always Love You), about faith (how about Jesus, take the wheel in style of Carrie Underwood?) — or whichever topic you have in mind, there's probably a fitting country song for you.
Let's get to it! We listed some evergreen country karaoke song. Try these or find your own favorites on Singa!
10 great country songs for karaoke
10. Annie's Song - John Denver
If you're looking for a love song to express your feeling to that special somebody, this is the song! Rich in nature imageries, Annie's Song takes you on a lifelong adventure that is filled with hope and love.
Fun fact: While being loved by people all around the world, Annie's Song has a special place in the hearts of Sheffield United Football Club fans as the song was adapted to become the club's chant.
9. Stand by Your Man - Tammy Wynette
Being labeled as the "First Lady of Country Music", the Mississippi-born singer published 'Stand by Your Man' in late 1960's, and left it permanently to the books of country music. One of the big evergreens!
8. Don't Close Your Eyes - Keith Whitley
Sing karaoke version of Don't Close Your Eyes here.
Beautiful country ballad from 1988.
7. Crazy - Patsy Cline
Patsy Cline versioned Willie Nelson's Crazy in 1962, and the version made it all the way to the Rolling Stone magazine's list of 500 greatest songs of all time. Soft-sung, jazzy country ballad.
6. Queen of Hearts - Juice Newton
Lively 80's pop/country song from Virginia-based singer.
5. Crazy Ex Girlfriend - Miranda Lambert
Miranda Lambert is one of the modern American country/pop mega stars, and Crazy Ex Girlfriend is an energetic song with plenty of attitude to rock the karaoke stage with!
4. Highwayman - Willie Nelson, Kris Kristofferson, Johnny Cash, Waylon Jennings
The Highwaymen — group consisting of legendary county singers such as Willie Nelson and Johnny Cash — recorded the song Highwayman in 1980's, and the song topped country charts all around. Classic country tune with a profound, meaningful text that can be linked to the idea of reincarnation.
3. Jolene - Dolly Parton
Timeless classic about ivory-skinned beauty, Jolene. Super popular karaoke song! (Spesifically, #16 popular song in 2020 on Singa.)
2. Ring of Fire - Johnny Cash
One of Johnny Cash's big songs that have remained to touch and move crowds for decades. A love song full of emotion, played in a cheerful country music style with strumming guitars, accompanied with rich backing vocals.
1. Take Me Home, Country Roads - John Denver
We meet again on this list, Mr. Denver! We all know this one - let's sing it for West Virginia!