One thing I have always loved, more than even sex or chocolate, is music. Okay, so I never really liked chocolate very much in the first place. But I do love cheese, so we'll go with that instead. I love music more than I love cheese. I was always very active in choir and have even been in a few musical productions. I love singing, playing guitar and piano, (which I am finally pretty good at) and I also love listening to music from all genres, with the exception of Death Metal. Frankly, all that loud noise and growling gives me a headache and scares the crap out of me.
Music has always been a huge part of my life, so I was extremely excited to get the opportunity to review Sing4 for the Wii. What is Sing4? Well, it's just like karaoke without all the drunken pervs pawing all over you...Or wait...Does that happen to everyone, or is it just me? Anyway, Sing4 is a great game for those who want to bring the thrills of karaoke into their own living rooms. This is awesome, since karaoke bars don't generally allow children and are full of the above described drunken, often tone-deaf perverts. The fact that it is played at home also opens up the world of karaoke to those who may be a little on the shy side and wouldn't feel overly comfortable belting their hearts out for all the world to see!
Sing4 comes with it's own special microphone, and offers over 40 chart-topping, current hits from the likes of Ke$ha, Rihanna, Lady Gaga, The Doors, and many more superstars! You can even download additional songs if you'd like! Once you've chosen your song, simply set the voice controls to your liking and sing away! That's right, I said voice controls. They're actually pretty cool. You can sound like you've inhaled a TON of helium, sing normally, enable pitch correction, and more. While you're singing, Sing4 tracks your progress and you earn points for singing the songs on point. Another thing that also makes Sing4 unique is that you can play in "Juke-Box mode" which shows the music videos for the songs. Sophie, my 2 year old, LOVES music videos, so this is an awesome feature. She had a blast dancing to all the awesome music on Sing4!
My 11 year old, Kyle, wanted me to take video of him playing Sing4 to demonstrate how cool this game really is. He's not the best singer in the world, but he's having fun and that's what counts!
Doesn't this game look awesome?! We really, really love Sing4. As a family full of music lovers, this game is right up our alley. Too bad my tone-deaf hubby is too chicken to try it! That's okay. More fun for me, Kyle and Sophia! This game ROCKS! I think it would make a fantastic Holiday gift for the music lover in your life!
SPECIAL YouTube CONTEST:
RIGHT NOW Sing4 is having an awesome competition on YouTube! One grand prize winner will be selected to perform as the Opening Act at the Songwriters Music Series: Chicago Edition to benefit VH1 Save The Music Foundation in 2012 plus win $10,000 in cash & prizes. Singers entering the competition can choose from four featured Sing4 contest songs by Rihanna, Train, Carrie Underwood and Daughtry. Have fun with it! Sing, dance, act a fool! Videos will be judged based on talent, originality, as well as creativity. After selecting one of the four songs, contestants should create a video recording of themselves performing and then post their performance by visiting www.youtube.com/sing4
This competition will be open until January 31,2012, so get those entries in NOW!
You can purchase your own copy of Sing4 for $39.99 on Amazon or wherever video games are sold.
One very lucky reader will be receiving their own copy of Sing4 for the Wii, just in time for Christmas! How cool is that?!
Please use this handy Rafflecopter form to enter!
This giveaway is open to US Residents 18+ and will be open until 12:01AM EST on 12/22/2011. Winners will be chosen at random and will be announced here, tweeted, shared on Facebook, and contacted via e-mail. The winners will have 48 hours to reply and claim their prize. If I receive no response, I will be forced to draw a new winner.
***Disclosure: I received compensation and/or product to facilitate my review. No other compensation was provided, and all opinions are 100% honest and have not been influenced in any way.***
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I'm Brandy, a happily married, proud mama of two munchkins and a teen. You can read more about me HERE. If you're interested in building a working relationship, please feel free to e-mail me at: NewlyCrunchyMamaOf3@gmail.com
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