How To Karaoke On Mac

If you’re a fan of karaoke and own a Mac, you’re in luck! There are several ways you can bring the joys of karaoke right into your home. This blog post will guide you through the steps of setting up karaoke on your Mac. Let’s dive right in!

Method 1: Using GarageBand

GarageBand is a powerful music-making tool by Apple that comes preinstalled on every Mac. You can use GarageBand to create your own karaoke tracks.

Here are the steps:

  1. Launch GarageBand on your Mac.
  2. Select ‘New Project’ and then ‘Voice’ to create a new project.
  3. Import the song you want to sing along to by selecting ‘Media Browser’ and then ‘Audio’.
  4. Drag the song into the timeline in GarageBand.
  5. Reduce the vocals from the song by selecting ‘Track’, then ‘Show Master Track’, and finally adjusting the EQ settings.

Method 2: Using Third-Party Software

If you’re looking for a more straightforward way to enjoy karaoke on your Mac, you might want to consider third-party software. There’s a wide range of software options out there, some of which are specifically designed for karaoke.

Karafun Player

One highly recommended software is Karafun Player. It boasts a catalog of thousands of songs and supports many file formats. To use Karafun Player on your Mac:

  1. Visit the Karafun Player website and download the application.
  2. Install the application on your Mac.
  3. Once installed, open the app, and browse through the extensive library of songs.
  4. Select a song and start singing!

Please note: While Karafun Player is free to use, you’ll need to purchase a subscription to access their full song library.

Method 3: Using Online Karaoke Platforms

There are many online platforms that offer karaoke services. All you need is a good internet connection, a web browser, and a microphone. Some popular options include SingSnap and Smule.


Smule is a fun and interactive karaoke platform that allows you to sing along with friends and other Smule users. Here’s how you can use Smule on your Mac:

  1. Open your web browser and go to the Smule website.
  2. Create an account or log in if you already have one.
  3. Browse the song library and select a song of your choice.
  4. Click on ‘Join a group’ or ‘Start a solo’ to start singing.

And there you have it! Three different ways to enjoy karaoke on your Mac. Whether you prefer using built-in apps, third-party software, or online platforms, you’re sure to find a method that suits your needs. So get your vocals ready and start singing your heart out!