Parents' Guide to

The Singing Bee

By Emily Ashby, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 8+

Sing-along competition is lighthearted fun.

TV CMT , NBC Game Shows 2009
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Is It Any Good?

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It certainly won't give a legend like The Price Is Right a run for its money, but The Singing Bee is just zany enough to gather a following of fans, and it's a good bet that some families will be counted among them: Parents who can tolerate the fairly high cheese factor will enjoy watching with tweens and teens. Song selections offer a little for everyone, dating from the 1960s through the present, and it's always fun to pit your knowledge against someone else's.

While there's nothing here to keep younger kids from watching, too, they may find it boring since they probably won't know most of the songs. So if you think your rendition of "Bohemian Rhapsody" doesn't miss a beat and you can list every single thing Right Said Fred was too sexy for, here's your chance to put yourself to the test.

TV Details

  • Premiere date: June 16, 2009
  • Cast: Joey Fatone
  • Networks: CMT , NBC
  • Genre: Game Shows
  • TV rating: TV-PG
  • Last updated: February 28, 2022

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