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Microsoft’s Major Nelson has revealed that Karaoke is now available on Xbox LIVE almost worldwide (just not currently in the United Arab Emirates or, bizarrely, Japan where karaoke was popularised and the word karaoke itself is Japanese!) and you can find more info about it in our previous article.
Xbox SmartGlass Karaoke Remote Control
Microsoft have also released an Xbox SmartGlass app for the game called Karaoke Remote Control which you can see screenshots of below and can click here to download it from Xbox LIVE Martketplace.
Xbox SmartGlass Karaoke Remote Control Screenshots
Source: Xbox LIVE Marketplace, Major Nelson's Blog
“Karaoke” for Xbox 360 is easy to launch and makes it easy to sing. Karaoke fans will sing along to scrolling lyrics on screen while their avatar performs the song on stage with a full complement of stage props, backup band and an adoring audience. The more songs are sung and poses struck, the more moola, props, fans and fun are earned as achievements are awarded. With a library of over 8,000 songs including the latest hits and golden oldies, in top genres like Pop, Rock, Country, R&B/Hip-Hop and more, there will be songs for everyone in the family to enjoy.