Kanto Karaoke: The Best KJAMS and PCDJ Alternative for PC and Mac

Kanto Karaoke: The Best KJAMS and PCDJ Alternative for PC and Mac

We already wrote an article about the best alternative to VanBasco and Karafun karaoke software. Now we want talk about Kjams and PCDJ karaoke software, another two of the most popular karaoke software.

KJAMS Screenshot:

PCDJ Karaoki screenshot:

KJAMS and PCDJ Karaoki are two good software for karaoke but they have a great limitation about the audio & video formats supported at the input. The only input file supported are MP3+CDG and some video format.
Kjams is available for Mac and PC; PCDJ is available only for PC Windows. Another “limitation” for both of programs is that they can be not so simple to use.

If you are a DJ or Karaoke KJ (professional or simple amateur) you may be looking for a simpler and most complete software solution for karaoke. Here we suggest you to test Kanto Karaoke, one of the best Best KJAMS and PCDJ Alternative for PC and Mac.

KANTO KARAOKE is the most complete Karaoke Software because it support all karaoke formats: KFN (Karafun), MP3 (id3V2.0), MP3+CDG, ZIP (MP3+CDG), KAR, MID, MP4, AVI, WMV, and so on.

Download now the free trial version for Windows (10/8/7/Vista) or Mac (Catalina included):

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Kanto Karaoke Main Features

 1. Easy to use

After installed the software you will see a clear main interface (see fig. below). The user-friendly interface is well organized and all features are on the screen.

Have also a look to this Quick Start Video Tutorial:

 2. Live Performance

Thanks to “Live Performance” module (at the bottom right of the window), you can manage your performance and see (in real-time) the song currently playing and following one.


3. Cross Fade

The “Crossfade” effect will help you to switch from two songs in a smooth manner! No more abrupt interruption!


4. Karaoke Recorder

KJAMS and PCDJ Karaoki  do not allow you to record your voice over karaoke songs.

Kanto Karaoke is the unique tool with karaoke recorder feature. Try it!

5. Dual Monitor

Just click on “Dual Monitor” button and you will be able to see lyrics on a second monitor

6. Singer Rotation and Singer Management

Feature that allow to better manage a karaoke party. More info on: how to manage a karaoke party


Kanto karaoke automatically will open a window with the name of the singer, name of the song and the “next singers”:

7. Advanced Options

From Options you can customize a lot of things: background music, lyrics font type, font size, colors, autoplay for singer rotation, audio and video encoder, etc…

8. WEB BROWSER (for online Karaoke streaming)

If you want to play online karaoke songs Kanto Karaoke player offers the WEB BROWSER feature. Click on the button “Web Browser” to open (by default) the page of a Karaoke Channel with thousands of songs ready to play.

You will have the full control of pages to open in the web browser and you will also able to enable the dual screen.




  1. Thank you so much dear!! 😉

  2. How many computer can I load Kantos on

    • With 1 license “Pro” you can load Kanto on 3 different PCs

  3. Does Kantos have a song creator software that I can use to make a list of songs on my system?

  4. I lost kantoplayer after the apple update, I can’t open it, i been trying to enter my kanto player license, but i can’t find where to go to add my information that i already payed for it.

  5. Can I use Karaoke Cloud Pro with Kanto?

    • If you click on WEB Browser it will open a VEVO channel where you can play all Karaoke Cloud songs too.

  6. So I can load all my purchased cd+g into the software

  7. Kanto is my best choice but the key changer and tempo sliders seem very basic ,can you change key and keep the original tempo and tempo seems stuck on 1

  8. i am just starting with kanto – seems to be good – have been using virtual dj home and van basco kar – if you can help me with a quick start up thanks

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