World Karaoke competition: top prize one million dumplings
The world's top karaoke singers have flown into Russia to battle it out for the world title in the emerging "sport" and the unusual top prize of one million Siberian dumplings.
By Andrew Osborn in Moscow
Published: 5:13PM BST 24 Sep 2010
Tami Marie of the United States performing 'Misery' at the Karaoke Wold Championships in in MoscowPhoto: AP
Contestants from 28 countries, including the UK, have already started to belt out hit songs from the likes of Abba and Queen giving impassioned performances they hope will win the 2010 Karaoke World Championships.
Each country is represented by a male and female contestant and the competition, which started on Thursday, will culminate today (Saturday) when the jury makes its decisions.