In the mood to sing karaoke? Have a few drinks and then get your friends together for a night of singing in the bar. But, what song should you sing? There are many great songs, but sometimes it is hard to find one that matches your vibe. Here’s a compilation of 61 funny karaoke songs perfect for when you’re drunk!
1. I Dreamed a Dream — Les Misérables Soundtrack
This song is a classic, but it’s also perfect for when you’re feeling down. Singing it while drunk will give you the extra boost of confidence you need to make your karaoke debut!
2. The Boy is Mine – Brandy and Monica
This 1998 song is the perfect duet to sing with a friend. Just make sure you’re both on the same page drunk-wise before you start belting it out!
3. Drop It Like It’s Hot – Snoop Dogg
This 2004 song is perfect for getting the party started. Just be careful not to break any furniture while you’re dropping it like it’s hot!
4. Baby Got Back— Sir Mix-a-Lot
This song is perfect for singing to your crush. And guess what, it’s even better when you’re drunk! Who knows where the night could take you?
5. Rock Lobster – the B-52s
This song is perfect for the dance floor. So, grab your friends and get ready to start this party! It gives the mood to let loose and have a good time.
6. Say My Name – Destiny’s Child
This song will be perfect for the rap fans out there. So, grab your friends and start busting some sweet moves on that dance floor! What is funny about it when drunk is that it’s your turn to rap while everyone is dancing.
7. U Can’t Touch This – MC Hammer
What is funny about it when drunk is you can’t touch this, so do whatever you want while everyone else dances to the beat.
8. Hold On – Wilson Phillips
This ballad is perfect for a drunken sing-along. Just make sure you have enough energy left to finish the song! The fun in it when drunk is that it is a slow song.
9. I’m Too Sexy – Right Said Fred
This song is perfect for anyone who wants to feel like a super hot diva. We wonder how this song became so huge, but love it for being what it is!
10. Rolling in the Deep — Adele
It’s perfect for showing off your vocal skills! And, who knows? You might even end up getting that one special someone’s attention. Goes well with tipsiness as it creates a relaxed atmosphere.
11. Man! I Feel Like a Woman! – Shania Twain
This song is perfect for showing off your moves. Everyone will be impressed by what you can do! It’s best to sing it when drunk because no one wants to see that many dances move sober.
12. White & Nerdy – Weird Al Yankovic
This song is perfect for when you want to show off your fun side. It’s so funny that it will be hard not to crack up while singing! This karaoke classic takes the edge off of being drunk and adds an element of comfort because everyone can do it. Weird Al really is the best at making parody songs, so it makes sense to sing them when drunk.
13. Wannabe — Spice Girls
This song is perfect for any pop music fan. Just make sure you’re ready to sing about friendship when drunk! However, it also creates a fun atmosphere that will keep everyone singing along. People usually like this one because the words are easy, and they can be repeated repeatedly while drunkenly swaying back and forth with their friends.
14. Everybody (Backstreet’s Back) – Backstreet Boys
This classic is perfect for the girl or guy who just wants to have a good time. If you love singing, this song will make your night! And if it doesn’t? Well, at least you can dance along with everyone else when drunk.
15. I’m on a Boat – The Lonely Island Ft. T-Pain
This song is perfect for getting everyone involved. No one can resist doing the “I’m on a Boat” dance with you! It’s best to sing it when drunk because no one takes this seriously, and it has hilarious lyrics that will have people laughing all night long.
16. Wonderwall — Oasis
This song is perfect for the rock fans out there. It’s such a good sing-along that it will make your night! However, this karaoke classic takes the edge of being drunk and adds an element of comfort because everyone can do it.
17. Pour Some Sugar On Me – Def Leppard
Goes well with tipsiness as it creates a relaxed atmosphere.
18. Purple People Eater – Sheb Wooley
You may not know this one, but you definitely should!
19. Uptown Funk — Mark Ronson ft. Bruno Mars
This track elevates the feeling of being drunk and adds an element of comfortable familiarity.
20. Kiss from A Rose – Seal
This song is perfect for the ironic romantic out there. If you want to impress that one special someone, this is the song for you! Goes well with tipsiness as it creates a relaxed atmosphere.
21. Never Gonna Give You Up – Rick Astley
The most iconic meme song of all time, we all know this hit at this point!
22. Barbie Girl – Aqua
One of the most essential 90s tunes, this song will take you and the audience back as you belt it out!
23. All for You – Janet Jackson
This song is perfect for the romantic out there. If you want to impress that one special someone, this is the song for you! Goes well with tipsiness as it creates a relaxed atmosphere.
24. Bohemian Rhapsody – Queen
It’s one of the most difficult songs to sing, but that just makes it more fun when drunk! This will go well with everyone who’s drunk on karaoke night!
25. Bye Bye Bye – NSYNC
It seems the 90s and 2000s had some of the most iconic funny karaoke songs to sing. This one is another great example and choice.
26. Pony – Ginuwine
The song flows well with the mood of feeling good and letting go. Goes well when you want to feel sexy and free.
27. Africa – Toto
This could be a surprising hit for many but this excellent song will make everyone smile at the bar when you sing it!
28. Defying Gravity — Wicked soundtrack
Singing it when drunk shows off how powerful your lungs are. It can definitely give you the feeling of being on top of the world.
29. Hooked On a Feeling – Blue Swede
The song flows well with the mood of feeling good and letting go. Goes well when you want to feel sexy and free.
30. Stacy’s Mom – Fountains of Wayne
The song is about the hot mom of a friend. When drunk, it’s easy to see how funny the lyrics are.
31. Guns and Ships — Hamilton soundtrack
The song is about the American Revolution, but it’s really easy to pick up on. It’s a great way to show off how much you know about musicals! The flow and fun when drunk is in the rhythm of the song.
32. Torn – Natalie Imbruglia
The Karaoke song is about a bad breakup. When drunk, you can sing it with all of your heart and soul! It’s the perfect opportunity to let out how much pain you are in and laugh it off.
33. Let’s Dance – David Bowie
David Bowie is really one of the greatest artists of all time, and we’re honored to be able to include him on this list. People will definitely crack a smile when you start to sing this track!
34. Love Shack — The B52’s
The song is about having a party. The fun part when drunk comes from trying to keep up with the song’s fast pace. Singing in a group of 3 or 4 people makes it even more fun.
35. So Fresh, So Clean – OutKast
The song is about being clean. It paints the picture of being well put together. Singing it when drunk with a friend can show off how different you both look and act when intoxicated.
36. Teenage Dirtbag – Wheatus
The song is about how some kids can get bullied and feel down. It’s the perfect opportunity to feel like you can help someone, and it shows off your vocals in a truly unique way! The fun part when drunk comes from pretending that we need to save the world, which makes us all forget our problems.
37. I Will Always Love You — Whitney Houston
The fun part when drunk comes from singing as high as Whitney Houston! Singing it also shows off your vocal range and proves that you can be emotional without feeling vulnerable.
38. Always Be My Baby – Mariah Carey
The song is about being in love. The fun part when drunk comes from singing it to someone that you have a crush on and those iconic Mariah Carey opening lines blare over the bar speakers! It makes us all forget our problems and brings the butterflies back into your stomach.
39. Shallow – Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper
Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper were an unlikely duo for this track but it ended up being so, so great! The bar will light up if you can execute this song to perfection!
40. Gangsta’s Paradise – Coolio
The song is about being in the hood and growing up as a gangster! Singing it while drunk can be funny if you definitely don’t fit this description in real life!
41. Don’t Stop Believin’ – Journey
The song is about a guy who believes that he can win over the girl. The fun part when drunk comes from singing it with someone you have feelings for! You show off your vocal range and prove to yourself that anything really is possible as long as you try hard enough.
42. Don’t You Want Me? – The Human League
It makes us all forget our problems and brings the butterflies back into your stomach, the thrill and anxiety of a first crush.
43. All Star – Smash Mouth
The song is about being a star. It’s perfect for anyone who feels like they are not getting the attention that they deserve! The fun part when drunk comes from trying to hit all of the high notes and showing off how good your voice sounds.
44. I Would Die 4 U – Prince
Prince was one of the most popular artists of all time, and it’s only fitting that he has an entry on this list. Try this one at the bar tonight.
45. It’s Gonna Be Me – NSYNC
Another NSYNC track! Maybe they are just some funny guys but their songs definitely get the bar going.
46. ABC – Jackson 5
The fun part when drunk comes from trying to hit all of the high notes and showing off how good your voice sounds.
47. I Want It That Way – Backstreet Boys
And yet another great boyband track ends up on this list. Of course, we all know why this one is up here…
48. Rion – Duran Duran
This is a bit of a different track to sing for karaoke but it will still get the bar going we think, so check it out tonight.
49. Hollaback Girl – Gwen Stefani
The funny part of the song when drunk comes from the lyrics. Singing it while you are intoxicated gives you the courage to do things that you wouldn’t normally do!
50. You Make Me Wanna… – (Lil Jon and the East Side Boyz Remix), Usher
We have another dirty south style beat rap hit. Something about this time in popular music seems to create the funniest and most entertaining karaoke tracks. Be sure to add this one to your karaoke setlist.
51. Good as Hell – Lizzo
Lizzo herself is just a hilarious artist who never takes herself too seriously. Try this one out if you agree with her philosophy!
52. Hit Me Baby One More Time – Britney Spears
The singer says “Hit Me Baby One More Time” throughout the song. This is a great choice for anyone who wants to have fun! It’s is considered as one of the funniest karaoke songs to sing when you’re drunk because it allows everyone in the room to feel free and sexy without being judged, and pretty much everyone knows this song so it will get the whole bar going!
53. Toxic – Britney Spears
The song is about love and lust. The lyrics are so catchy; it’s really easy to learn the words! Singing it when drunk drives away all of the negative thoughts and brings out your inner sex goddess, which is something that everyone will think is super funny should you decide to really get into it.
54. The Llama Song – GoNoodle and Moose Tube
Singing to the tipsy song is hilarious because it is so random! The Llama Song will have everyone in the room laughing and wondering what you are singing about. But that’s the beauty of it- there is no clear meaning, which makes it all the more fun to belt out when you’re wasted!
55. If You Had My Love – Jennifer Lopez
Singing to the song while completely wasted is a great way to show off that you can carry a tune! It’s also funny because it gives everyone in the room permission to express their love freely.
56. Dance Monkey – Tones and I
The funny part when singing when drunk is that it is so upbeat and happy! The lyrics are easy to remember, and the song will have everyone in the room dancing along with you. It’s a great choice for anyone who wants to have a good time while getting drunk!
57. Vogue – Madonna
When sang with drunk friends, it feels like a party! The song is sexually charged, which makes it even more fun to belt out while intoxicated.
58. Girls Just Want to Have Fun – Cindi Lauper
Taking up the microphone when drunk to sing the song and the fun part is that everyone will join in! The song is about being carefree and enjoying life without having to worry about anything.
59. Lovefool – The Cardigans
The fun part of singing it drunk comes from the lyrics. Singing it while intoxicated gives you the courage to keep the feelings you normally keep hidden!
60. Constipated – Weird Al Yankovic
The song is about being constipated. The funny part when drunk comes from the lyrics. It’s the second Weird Al song to make this list, which actually doesn’t really seem like enough. If you need more ideas for songs, check out the Weird Al discography as there are just so many funny songs to sing for karaoke from it. If you didn’t know, this song parodies one from Avril Lavigne…
61. Dancing in The Dark – Bruce Springsteen
The song is about wanting to dance. The funny part of singing it when drunk comes from the lyrics and trying to hit the song’s highlights.
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