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A karaoke app right on your phone or tablet? That is exactly what Smule provides for users who love to sing. Created in 2012, the app has become the home for music lovers all around the world.

A place where users can sing their favorite songs and collaborate with other users: Smule combines the features of a social platform with that of an online music studio. With Smule, you can sing, edit and record your favorite songs and then share them with your friends.

Although the platform was launched decades ago when shows like Idols were hot on the airwaves, it has managed to remain relevant. Users like this app and it has many positive reviews.

Whether it is worth your time though is another question altogether. And it’s one we hope you’ll be able to resolve at the end of this article.

Key features of Smule

First, let’s take a look at the key features of Smule. Although Smule has elements of social, let’s not forget that it is primarily a music hub for those who like to sing. Next, are some features of Smule.

Find music: Smule lets you explore and find new music. With this feature, you will discover performances and challenges. Interestingly, users can also join in the challenges or perform with other users on the app.

Smule songbook: There are over 14 million songs on the app, and you can choose from any one of them. They come with lyrics and you can sing along.

Upload your sound to Smule: Whether it's a song or a beat, you can share your genius with other Smule users by using the upload feature.

Collaborate: Find an artist you like, reach out and request a collaboration. Don’t be surprised to find your favorite artist on Smule as they tend to pop in now and again.

Edit your music: This feature allows users to edit music they recorded or uploaded. Smule comes with a wide array of tools to enhance audio files, as well as many filters for videos.

Social tools. We’ve already mentioned the social aspect of Smule, and it’s one of the standout features of the app. Users can like or comment on another user’s music, or follow each other.

How does the app work?

Secondly, it is important to explore how the app works. If you want to use Smule, just follow the steps below:

  1. Install the app on your mobile device
  2. Pick a music track you like
  3. Sing your song (use the lyrics provided if you don’t know all the words)
  4. Pick the audio tools and video filters you want to use
  5. Record your song alone or with friends
  6. Share your recording on your Smule profile and other social media platforms

You can also do a Smule live recording and broadcast to your audience.

Where to get Smule

Available on Android and iOS, there are quite a few places where you can get Smule. The primary place is, of course, the Smule website. You can visit to get the download link to the app.

If you use an Android device, visit the Google Play Store or the Apple App Store, for those with iOS devices. You might want to check other app marketplaces, like Samsung Galaxy Store, for instance.

Alternatively, simply scroll to the end of the review to download Smule now.

Are there any alternatives to Smule?

There are many alternatives to Smule and we’ll list some of them here.

  • KaraokeNite
  • WeSing
  • StarMaker
  • Riffjam
  • Animoji’s Got Talent

Smule is a free app, however, it comes with ads. There is a VIP membership that gets rid of the ads and also provides access to premium songs. The VIP membership also gives users enhanced audio tools and video filters.

There might be several karaoke apps out there, but there is nothing quite like Smule.



  • Available across multiple platforms
  • User-friendly interface
  • Songbook with 14+ million tracks
  • There are some bugs in the app


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Frequently asked questions

Can I use the Smule app for free?

Yes, you can use the app for free. There is a paid membership plan. However, you can get a lot of value from the free plan.

What is a VIP membership?

Smule has a subscription-based service, and you can purchase monthly or annual plans. The VIP membership allows you to use the app without ad interruptions.

Can I use Smule to sing better?

Yes, Smule can be used to improve your singing skills. It has vocal training and tools to help you sing better.


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