Innovative Montreal-based media and technology company Stingray Digital has officially announced the availability of The Karaoke Channel App for Google TV. Designed and optimized for the large screen experience, this easy-to-use app delivers 1000s of high-quality HD karaoke videos to television sets instantly through Internet streaming.“Stingray is thrilled to launch The Karaoke Channel App for Google TV,” says Eric Boyko, President and CEO of Stingray Digital, owner of The Karaoke Channel. “Google TV owners will be the first to experience the best karaoke experience of both worlds: HD karaoke videos displayed on large screen tvs with the catalog, features and convenience that Internet streaming allows on the Google TV platform.”
The Karaoke Channel App is designed for large screen TVs and is optimized with a streamlined interface to ensure ease-of-use. The refined navigation makes it quick and easy to browse, search and play songs. The app is perfect for a party night, with a full screen mode for the full karaoke experience, as well as the ability to queue songs and a selection of playlists to keep the party going and going. The app instantly streams content to TVs connected to the Internet via computers, game consoles, set-top boxes or web enabled TVs, thus taking full advantage of The Karaoke Channel’s library of 8000+ licensed, high-quality songs.
The app offers a selection of complimentary songs in the style of such artists as Lady GaGa, Michael Jackson and Taylor Swift, to name only a few. The free song list is updated regularly to ensure there will always be new and popular songs for everyone to sing. The entire catalog of more than 8,000 songs is available by subscription.
The Karaoke Channel, with a library of more than 18,000 professional quality karaoke songs, has been spreading the fun of karaoke on TV as a video on demand service available in more than 50 million homes worldwide, online with The Karaoke Channel Online community and download store, and as a mobile app for iPhone and iPod touch. Major television service providers offering The Karaoke Channel Video On Demand include Rogers, Shaw, Videotron and Cogeco in Canada, as well as Virgin Media in the UK. In the US, Comcast, Verizon, AT&T, Charter, Cox among others offer the service, and there are also other suppliers around the globe.