What are Karaoke VCDs?
Karaoke VCD (Video Compact Disc) are similar to DVD Karaoke discs. They provide words (lyrics) against a live video background. You must have a player capable of playing VCD format to use these discs. While many DVD players are capable of playing VCD’s. VCD cannot be played on a regular CD player.
Many VCD players have a built-in karaoke function. On stereo recordings, one speaker will play the music with the vocal track, and the other speaker will play the music without the vocal track. So, to sing karaoke, users play the music-only track through both speakers.