The Sing-Off knows what sets it apart from other singing competition shows: They're not just singing. They're singing a capella. It's challenging, requires ridiculous amounts of synchronicity and teamwork, and -- when done well -- is flat-out, irresistible fun.
The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air:
The Sing-Off also knows how to get us TV fans right in our guts, just in time for its new season: a capella renditions of classic TV theme songs!
Check out four classic themes as performed by some familiar faces (and voices) from last year:
Whether in the car, at karaoke or into the mirror, we've all sung it before. But never this well.Sex and the City:
Doop doop de doop, de doop, dedododedoop, ba de da de daaaaaa... you know how it goes!
The best song about friendship of all time? Sorry James Taylor, but yes.Seinfeld:
Oh, I get it now -- they're classic NBC shows! (Except Sex and the City
... huh.) Season Preview: "Raise Your Glass."
This season, there are 16 groups competing -- so when they sing "raise your glass," what I hear is "raise the stakes
." If this promo is any indication, the season's pool of singers should be sassier and better than ever. Can't wait!
Are you going to watch The Sing-Off
this season? And, just as important: What's your favorite TV theme song? (For singing or listening ...)The Sing-Off
season 3 premieres Monday, September 19 at 8pm on NBC. Check out the 16 groups vying for the title of best a capella singers in America:
(Image courtesy of NBC)