Parents' Guide to

Glee Karaoke

By Erin Bell, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 13+

Fun app lets Gleeks sing with perfect pitch; privacy iffy.

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A Lot or a Little?

What you will—and won't—find in this app.

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age 8+

Based on 1 parent review

age 8+


13+? I say 8+

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say (1):
Kids say (1):

Glee Karaoke lets fans share their love of the Glee TV show with other "gleeks" from around the world. Users can make recordings of themselves singing songs from the show to background music and scrolling lyrics, then upload them to Facebook. The neatest feature, though, the ability to broadcast singing sessions in real-time so that other fans from around the world can listen and even join in. The app comes with one free song, and additional songs must be purchased.

Glee Karaoke is a lot of fun, but the issues with privacy, consumerism, and iffy user content make it an app for teens or older.

App Details

  • Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
  • Subjects: Language & Reading: presenting to others, Arts: music, singing
  • Skills: Tech Skills: social media, using and applying technology
  • Pricing structure: Free
  • Release date: May 4, 2010
  • Category: Music
  • Publisher: Smule
  • Version: 1.0.4
  • Minimum software requirements: iOS 5.0.1 or later
  • Last updated: August 23, 2016

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