Here is another list of karaoke-friendly songs celebrating the spirit of friendship, and are best cherished with McDowell’s No 1. Go get your mike ready!
Hakuna Matata – Elton John
A Swahili phrase meaning “no worries,” Hakuna Matata is a song that is sure to overwhelm you with nostalgia. Nominated for ‘Best Original Song’ at the 1995 Academy Awards, it was also ranked as the 99th best song in movie history by the American Film Institute on a list of 100. So find your Timons, Pumbas, and Simbas, and take over the mike with some jungle gusto.
Dil Chahta Hai – Shankar, Ehsaan, Loy
Widely acknowledged as one of Bollywood’s most iconic films, Dil Chahta Hai was a path-breaking movie both in its essence and music; Shankar Ehsaan Loy composed some of the most eclectic tunes that beautifully encompassed a wide variety of emotions including love, friendship, and heartbreak. The most popular track, however, has to be the title theme song; this is sure to elicit some of the most treasured memories of the lost wonder years.
Tumhi Ho Bandhu – Pritam
This upbeat song, a signature Pritam, is an apt representation of the beauty of friendship. Its simple lyrics, catchy tunes, and trademark dance moves made this an anthem among the youth. It makes for a perfect song to sing and dance with your special someone.
Fix You – Coldplay
Ranked number two on Q magazine's “100 Greatest Tracks of the Year,” Fix You is a song that talks about being there for a certain someone. The melodic piano riffs, sublime synthesizer track, and Chris Martin’s unmistakable voice make this track a must sing for any karaoke party.
Mamma Mia – Abba
Topping international and UK single track listings, Mamma Mia is easily one of the most fun-to-sing songs from the 70s era. Abba is among the most influential artists that coloured a major part of our childhoods. This song is sure to take you back to your teenage memories; roll back in time with the best of Abba.
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