While the history of karaoke is still somewhat obscure most people believe that it was founded about 30 years ago in the city of Kobe, one of the three largest cities in Japan. Others believe that it started long before, in the 1950s and 1960s beginning with an American TV-show, where TV-watchers sang along following a ball jumping above song text on their TV screen. In a since you could say it was the first style of karaoke, but it was simply called a "sing-a-long".
When Japan introduced it as Kara-Oke it took its name.
One story claims a snack bar owner in Kobe, Japan put on tapes of music
and asked people if they wanted to sing,because the performer failed to appear.
For the first 20 years Karaoke was only alive in Japan,
it has since spread throughout the world making the word
"Karaoke" a international
Karaoke Cat had her first experience with karaoke south on the Mississippi back in the early 1990's. She knew karaoke would soon reach the eastern seaboard and she made it her goal to be there when it started. She has spent over a dozen years making her system and collection one of the best available.
Cat spent many years traveling the country in an unrelated business and had over 300 "LIVE" air times on the Home Shopping Network. She knows how to be out there in front of the people first hand.
Cat began building her own Karaoke-DJ business in between her travels.
And with more than 15 years experience is now top rated in her field.
Karaoke Cat provides top-notch Karaoke and DJ services along with great customer support.
Cat specializes in entertainment for DJ or Karaoke services or the combination of both services together.
Through commitment, experience and expertise Karaoke Cat has established a business relationship with customers that last a lifetime!
"If you're not having fun...it's NOT A PARTY!!!"...Cat Chez
Karaoke Cat gives back regularly with fundraiser events.
Karaoke Cat is a member of the Red Cross and spent time away with the hurricanes Rita & Katrina
New in 2013 ~ LJ & Lesley also making your karaoke events great. LJ can also be found at events and karaoke gigs, his lovely girlfriend Leslie assisting. Over a decade experience in DJ and PR a great addition to the Karaoke Cat family.
Karaoke NJ * Karaoke NYC * Karaoke NY * Karaoke PA