Karaoke – Origin and Modern Tradition
By | July 16, 2019
Tokyo, Japan: With Story Japan-Society-Karaoke. Source: (Photo from YOSHIKAZU TSUNO/AFP/Getty Images - #2784489)
A female patient of a Tokyo psychiatry clinic sings a song with karaoke machine for karaoke therapy at a karaoke room in Tokyo 05 December 2003.
Everyone loves some form of entertainment. There are many tastes and flavors of entertainment served up on a dish according to one’s individual taste buds. Karaoke is one of those forms of entertainment that one either loves or loves to hate.
Simon Cowell Saying No. Source: (youtube.com)
Karaoke used to be considered a negative form of entertainment but has gained popularity over the years. With the American Idol competitions, if Simon compared a contestant’s performance to karaoke-style, it was a definite insult to them. In fact, it was one of his favorite ways to criticize their performances.