The Karaoke Theme for May 23rd and 25th is “Blast From The Past”
Big news! The Karaoke Challenge is live 2 days a week! Wednesday and Friday!
As a tribute (Not Hunger Games Style) to Donna Summer and Robin Gibb who sadly passed away recently , we are going back in time with this weeks Karaoke Challenge.
Sing a song which was made famous in the 70s and 80s for a chance to Win a YouNow Prize package!
The Karaoke challenge, a live weekly competition hosted by Cody-Ann Palmer, is live this Wednesday (and every Wednesday) May 23rd at 4pm EST on YouNow/karaoke (9pm in the UK). If one day of Karaoke is not enough, then you have another day Friday May 25 at (3pm in the US 8pm in the UK)
Hosted by two of Younow’s finest James Jones and Adam Shallcross.
Contestants log into Younow via Facebook and sing their hearts out, for the fun of it and the opportunity to win actual gifts and prizes.
If you just can’t wait for the Karaoke challenge, you can participate in the Extra Credit challenge presented by James Jones as well. This week, Sing a song that has been covered by the Glee Cast. Make your performance stand out, get costumes, make up, different lighting etc. Be the biggest GLEEK!!! The extra credit challenge will take place an hour before the scheduled karaoke time and the winner will receive 9,000 YouNow Coins. (Just enough to throw someone in jail)
What are the rules of Karaoke?
- For two hours, each broadcaster is allowed to sing 1 song per broadcast, however you can get back in the queue as often as possible.
Do I need to have background music?
- By definition, Karaoke songs have an instrumental backing track, having musical accompaniment is highly encouraged, however a cappella is also acceptable.
- Check out these free backing tracks from the karaoke channel on youtube.
What if I get voted off before my song is over?
- Each broadcaster is guaranteed 2 mins, if you are voted off after the two minutes, get back in the queue and try again.
What’s in the prize package?
- A YouNow Hoodie
- YouNow Buttons
- YouNow stickers
How do i win?
- Be entertaining, follow directions, have fun.
- Check out these tips for making your broadcasts rock!
Can i win a Prize Package on friday?
- The winner of the friday Karaoke challenge will receive 9,000 Younow coins only.