Monday, March 26, 2018

The Ultimate List of The Greatest Cartoon Themes

Back in 2015,I created a top 100 list of The Greatest Cartoon Themes or more specifically,Cartoon Themes that are a Must Listen. Well,I'm gonna be Remaking it today...well,sort of. This won't be a Top 100 list at all,just a list of Cartoon Themes that can be considered the Greatest by most.

This list will be in no particular order and it will be huge. With that said,let's get things started. Oh,one last thing...don't expect any Anime on this list. Western Shows only. Sorry,that's the way it needs to be. Ok then,on with the list.

Elena of Avalor: The ONLY Disney Jr. show on this list. Despite being mainly targeted towards children,Adults can also enjoy this show. The intro is pretty damn good,not that epic,but damn good.

Tangled - The Series: A Short,but sweet,intro to a really good show.

Gravity Falls: Gotta love this song,it fits the show perfectly.

Star v The Forces of Evil: It's gonna get a little weird! It's gonna get a little wild! She's from another dimension!

Ducktales (Classic Series): Even more iconic than Chip 'n Dale. Ducktales, Woo-Hoo!

Ducktales (2k17): A great rendition of the classic theme. Woo-Hoo!

Darkwing Duck: Darkwing Duck is Awesome. Let's Get Dangerous!

Goof Troop: Catchy!

Gargoyles: This was an epic song that defined an epic series.

Mighty Ducks: Ducks Rock!!! 'Nuff Said!

Phineas and Ferb: This song is very catchy and the full version inspires most to make everyday count.

Chip n' Dale's Rescue Rangers: This show is Iconic...and so is it's theme song.

American Dragon - Jake Long: The Am-Drag Anthem!

Kim Possible: One of the last great Disney cartoons. This song is catchy and cool. it fits Kim perfectly.

W.I.T.C.H.: Another Disney Show with an Epic theme. The Full version is even more epic.

W.I.T.C.H. (season 2): This is a theme song that was exclusive Only to the European airings. It's still awesome though.

Quack Pack: Say what you will about this show,but ya gotta admit,the theme song's kinda fun to listen to.

Lilo and Stitch - The Series: Welcome Cousin's,C'mon by. Aloha E komo Mai!

Aladdin - The Series: A shortened version of "Arabian Nights",but since that song was great to begin with,it earns a spot on this list.

Hercules - The Series: Same deal with the Aladdin show.

The Weekenders: Back then,livin' for the weekend was a thing.

The Legend of Tarzan: A nice re-edited version of "Two Worlds" from the movie.

Buzz Lightyear of Star Command: The song has as that epic hero feel to it.

Recess: This song doesn't Whomp. It's also King Bob approved.

The New Adventures of Winnie The Pooh: It's a good theme for a decent show.

Timon and Pumbaa: Hakuna Matata! It's a wonderful phase.

Pepper Ann - Pepper Ann. She's one in a million.

Milo Murphy's Law: Sung by Weird Al Yankovic. This makes this theme even greater.

Wander Over Yonder: Catchy and Memorable.

Bonkers: Crazy and memorable.

The Emporer's New School: Another great one from Disney. K.U.Z.C.O. Kuzco,Kuzco,Go,Go!

Avengers - Earth's Mightiest Heroes: Extremely short,but very cool.

Spider-Man The Animated Series: This is by far the greatest Spider-Man theme. It just feels like a 90's Spider-Man theme.

Spider-Man Unlimited: Another Spider-Man theme that screams out 90's. A mediocre show,with an awesome theme song.

The Spectacular Spider-Man: Another catchy theme,this time about my all time favorite American Super Hero.

Spider-Man (80's): A cool theme for Spider-Man of the 80's.

The Super Hero Squad Show: Time To Hero Up,Squadies!

X-Men - The Animated Series: An Awesome theme that is worthy of the X-Men.

Iron Man (season 2 of the 90's series): Short,but epic. I Am Iron Man!

Fantastic 4 (season 1 of the 90's series): A fun and catchy theme about the Fantastic 4.

Danger Mouse: One of 2 British shows on this list. Dunno what else to say about this show,except that the intro was fun. Sorry,but I haven't watched this show in decades.

Count Duckula: The other British show. Same deal with Danger Mouse,a fun intro to a show that I haven't watched in decades.

David The Gnome: This is for all of those who are young at heart And miss the 'Intelligent' Nick Jr.

Doug (nickelodeon version): The 1st Nicktoon.

Ren and Stimpy: Happy Happy,Joy Joy!

Kappa Mikey: Yet Another mediocre show with a cool theme song.

Danny Phantom: Going Ghost!

My Life as A Teenage Robot: A catchy song from one of Nickelodeon's greatest cartoons.

Invader Zim: This anthem represents Zim. Fear It, Filthy Earth Monkeys! Fear It!

Hey Arnold!: Everyones favorite Football-Head! Love the soundtrack for this series.

Fairly OddParents: Extremely Catchy and Memorable. Sure the show went to hell after the Wishology Trilogy,but still,that theme music is great.

Adventures of Jimmy Neutron: This is the Theme Song of Jimmy Neutron!

Spongebob Squarepants: Love him or hate him,there's no denying that Spongebob has a catchy and memorable theme.

Avatar - The Last AirBender: Let's face it,most of this show's soundtrack was great.

Legend of Korra: See previous.

Samurai Jack: This song is Awesome x 50! Watch Out!

The Powerpuff Girls (Classic): It's the PPG's Iconic anthem...made up of 10% Sugar,10% Spice,10% Everything Nice,and 100% Pure Epicness.

Megas XLR: A Sweet Rock tune talking about Giant Robots. Chicks Dig Giant Robots!

The Real Adventures of Johnny Quest: An Awesome 90's update to the original Johnny Quest theme.

Space Ghost - Coast to Coast: Live From The Ghost Planet!

Scooby-Doo,Where Are You?: This song is one of the most famous cartoon themes in history.

What's New Scooby-Doo?: Not as iconic as it's predesessor,but it's still cool.

Johnny Bravo: Another fun theme from Cartoon Network's glory days.

Cow and Chicken: When Mama had a Chicken,She had a Cow. Dad was proud,He didn't care how.

I.M. Weasel: This fun song proves that you Don't need pants for the victory dance ('cuz baboon is better than weasel).

Fosters Home For Imaginary Friends: One word can easily describe this song: Quirky!

Hi Hi,Puffy Ami Yumi: A fun and catchy rock song by Puffy Ami Yumi. Has some cool visuals too.

Ed,Edd,and Eddy: Catchy. That's the only way to describe this song.

Duck Dodgers: This song is cool,take my word for it.

Swat Kats: A high octane kickass song that so fits this show.

2 Stupid Dogs: A zany tune perfectly fitting of these guys.

Captain Planet And The Planeteers (First Theme): Go Planet!

The Grim Adventures of Billy and Mandy: This song rocks...to Death!

Justice League: An epic theme for our favorite DC Hero Team.

The Batman (first theme only): This theme is really cool. It goes really well with this series.

Batman Beyond: The most epic Batman cartoon intro ever..Even more epic than The Batman's first theme.

Teen Titans: This theme is so damn catchy. Puffy Ami Yumi sung this in both English AND Japanese.

Superman: The Animated Series:  A Superman theme that's almost as epic as the once from the Christopher Reeve movies.

Batman: The Animated Series: This is a theme that defines this series and Batman in general. He Is Vengeance! He Is The Night! He Is...BATMAN!!!

Static Shock: Even if you don't like rap,ya gotta give this song it's props.

The Simpsons: Iconic!

Beavis and Butt-Head (the original series): Short,but sweet.

Dr. Katz - Professional Therapist: A short theme,but a cool one.

Transformers G1 (movie version): Cheating Time! This is the Extended Transformers G1 Theme that was only used for the movie.

G.I. Joe: Real American Hero (movie version): Cheat Time Again! Like with the G1 Transformers,The Full G.I. Joe:RAH theme was exclusive Only to the movie. No more cheating,I promise.

Transformers Animated: An awesome update to the G1 theme. Too bad the show itself is mediocre.

G.I.Joe (the DiC series): Got To Get Tough! Yo,Joe!

Jem and the Holograms (First Theme): A Truly Outragous song for All genders.

Transformers Prime: An epic theme for an epic Transformers series.

G.I.Joe Renegades: A very cool theme,despite it and the show itself being "A-Team-ish".

Stunt Dawgs: One of the very few Canadian shows on this list. A mediocre show,with a cool theme song.

Silverhawks: Part Metal,Part Real. Ya gotta love Bluegrass' Guitar solo.

Thundercats(original): Thunder,Thunder,Thunder,Thundercats HO! This theme will definatly get you psyched for the show.

The Real Ghostbusters: Who ya gonna call? GHOSTBUSTERS!

He-Man and the Masters Of The Universe (original): An awesome American Super Hero theme.

She-Ra - Princess of Power: The female equivilent of He-Man's theme. It's an awesome theme that is very memorable.

The Ghostbusters aka Filmation's Ghostbusters: Not as cool or as memorable as The Real Ghostbusters,but it's both fun and catchy.

The Adventures of the Galaxy Rangers(full version only): While the basic version isn't too bad on its own,it's the full version thats all kinds of awesome. No Guts,No Glory!

Bionic Six: One of the definitive 80's cartoon theme songs to listen to. The perfect theme for a Super Future Family.  'nuff said.

The Super Mario Bros. Super Show: Corny,but lovable.

Jayse and the Wheeled Warriors: An awesome song from an obscure 80's cartoon.

Inspector Gadget (the classic series): Go,Gadget,Go!

Heathcliff: Fun theme. Kudos to those who can name the Cadillac Cats.

Dennis The Menace (Classic Series): A pretty fun intro.

Beetlejuice: A fun song with a bit of freakiness to it.

Defenders of the Earth: Another awesome theme that's from an obsure 80's cartoon.

Spiral Zone: Yet another awesome theme that's from an obsure 80's cartoon.

Widget the World Watcher: Before Captain Planet,there was Widget The World Watcher.

Sky Commanders: This show had a pretty cool intro.

The Centurions: Power....X-TREME!!!

Thundarr The Barbarian: Demon Dogs!

Bravestarr: Eye of the Hawk! Ears of the Wolf! Strength of the Bear! Speed of the Pumba!

Big Guy and Rusty the Boy Robot: A great homage to Robot Animes of the past...even though the song sounds very American. It's still a great song,though.

M.A.S.K: There are tons of mediocre shows with great theme songs,and M.A.S.K. is one of them.

C.O.P.S. aka Cyber C.O.P.S.: It's Crime Fighting Time!

Chuck Norris' Karate Kommandos: Chuck Norris!!

Tiny Toon Adventures: Their Tiny,Their Toony,Their All A Little Looney!

Animaniacs: Their Animane-y,Totally Insane-y! Animaniacs! Those Are The Facts!

Freakazoid: A zany song that you just can't ever get out of your head. Freaka Me,Freaka You!

Pinky and The Brain: A very catchy song that's too tough to get out of your head.

Jackie Chan Adventures: This song is Jackie Chan Approved!

Men-In-Black - The Series: A hip theme song about the MIB.

Max Steel (the Classic Series): It's a damn good song,trust me.

Where on Earth is Carmen Sandiego: A catchy song about the world's greatest female thief.

Eek! The Cat/Eek-Stravaganza: A great rock theme combined with fast paced action.

The Tick: Dah Dwee Dah Dah Dah Dwee Dow! Another fun theme song. Spooon!

Pro-Stars (1st Theme): They Are,They Are,Pro-Stars!

Pro-Stars (2nd Theme): Pro-Stars,All-Stars!

The Karate Kid (the Animated Series): Another cool song from a mediocre series.

Captain N: The Game Master: Welcome To Videoland!

Captain N and the Adventures of Super Mario Bros 3: Season 2 of both Captain N and the Super Mario cartoon.

Captain N and the New Super Mario World: Season 3 of both Captain N and the Super Mario cartoon. Despite the lack of animation quality of these shows,the intros are well made.

Mr.T (the animated series): Both Me and Mr.T pitty da foo' who don't like this song.

Alf - The Animated Series: Animated Alf.

Camp Candy: John Candy sings this theme himself..it's too good Not to add to this list.

Alvin and the Chipmunks (1st Theme): One of the most Iconic themes in Cartoons.

Alvin and the Chipmunks (2nd Theme): A better version of the original.

Fat Albert: Hey,Hey,Hey!

CBS Storybreak: Very mediocre show,with an awesome theme.

Hulk Hogan's Rock 'n Wrestling: This song is Epic...which is more than I can say for the show itself. Hey,fun fact for ya: This song was Originally planned to be the Hulkster's WWF theme, and that 'Real American' was meant for Barry Windam and Mike Rtundo. But when the duo left the WWF, 'Real American' was given to Hulk Hogan. All and all,things worked out extremely well in the end,wouldn't you say?

Garfield and Friends (2nd theme): Come on in,come to the place where fun never ends! Come on in,it's time to party with Garfield and Friends! Garfield and Friends! XD

Garfield and Friends (3rd theme): A hip 90's song about Garfield himself. It's not as memorable as the 2nd theme,but it's still cool.

Bill and Ted's Excellent Adventures (First Theme): Indeed,a most triumphant song.

Pole Position: And another awesome theme that's from an obsure 80's cartoon.

Where's Waldo: A fun song from an obscure 90's cartoon.

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (original): Heroes in a Half-Shell,Turtle Power! Only 1 word can describe this song: Epic!

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (the red sky seasons): This is a remix of the original song and is just as epic.

Wild C.A.T.S.: They're Heroes,Not Zeroes!

Caddilacs and Dinosaurs: Awesome music with great monologuing.

Wild West COW Boys Of Moo Mesa: It's kinda cool for a western song. The show's not that bad either.

Sonic SatAM: This song defines Sonic almost perfectly. Sonic the Hedgehog Is the Fastest Thing Alive.

The Addams Family (Animated Series): An Iconic Song. The show itself was a blend of the 60's sitcom and the 90's movies.

Bump in The Night: His Name is Mr.Bumpy,He Goes Bump In The Night!

Reboot: Warning! Incoming Game! The 1st of many CGI Animated Shows. Reboot!!

Wing Commander Acadamy: A cool theme for a decent show.

Mortal Kombat: Defenders of the Realm: Kombat Time! Even the Haters will admit that this show had a good soundtrack.

Mummies Alive: I love this song. This was one of DiC's very last good show.

The Adventures of Sonic the Hedgehog: A wacky theme song that fits this show well. Has bits of the Sonic The Hedgehog theme too.

Sonic Underground: Yes, the show was mediocre, but at least it had a cool theme song.

Mutant League (Animated Series): An extremely rare jem from the 90's. The theme was pretty damn epic.

The Hurricanes: Their The Hurricanes! Their Champion Spirit Is Here To Stay!

Street Sharks: Jaw-some!!!

Extreme Dinosaurs: Saurian Stomp!!

The Adventures of T-Rex: From one Dinosaur team to the next. A long lost cartoon jem.

King Arthur and the Knights of Justice: Another theme belonging to an absure show. This time from the 90's. Its a pretty awesome song about Heroic Knights.

Mighty Max: This theme song rocks. It's even better with the opening scenes that go along with it.

Double Dragon: Despite what people say about this show, They gotta admit that it had a cool theme song.

The Bots Master: An awesome song from an awesome (and obscure) 90's show.

Biker Mice From Mars (the original series): A high octane rock theme that is a must listen.

Bucky O' Hare and the Toad Wars: It's just another case of a mediocre show with a cool theme song.

Darkstalkers (the animated series): An epic theme for a not-so epic show.

Mega Man - The Animated Series: This has gotta be the most memorable video game cartoon theme ever.  Super Fighting Robot! Mega Man!

Sky Surfer Strikeforce: A cool theme for a really hidden 90's gem.

And there you have it,the Ultimate List of The Greatest Cartoon Themes. This took days to make this,but I think it was worth it. So,what's next? Well,I've decided to focus solely on my Original Series. Though,I might also do something for Retro Talk.

Anyway,thanks for reading and Stay Gold,Space Cowboys.

3 comments:

KingsSideCastle said...

:-D A lot of classics on this list.

RekkaDragonJay said...

Indeed a lot of classic tunes, most I know I could either whistle to or sing with it. :D

Stefan said...

Thanks guys,I've updated it since you commented,thus making this long list,even longer.