The Best TV Theme Songs of All Time TV Programs
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The Best TV Theme Songs of All Time

The best TV theme songs and TV intros of all time will take you back to some of the greatest moments in TV. Television theme songs set the tone for the entire series, and for the beginning of each episode. We all have a special connection to what we think are the best TV themes. They get stuck in our head, we sing them without noticing and we remember them fondly after a series has ended.

What are the best TV theme songs? Vote on the best TV show theme songs here and make sure your favorite gets the attention it deserves. If you think the Magyver theme song was the coolest or you loved the Muppet Babies intro song...by all means, vote! Help improve this list of the best TV theme songs of all time.
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    Cheers

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    100
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    1990 More
    95
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    The Muppet Show

    1976 More
    87
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    1966 More
    85
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    1989 More
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    Sesame Street

    1969 More
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    Green Acres

    1965 More
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    1984 More
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    Buffy the Vampire Slayer

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    The Rockford Files

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    The Twilight Zone

    1959 More
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    1999 More
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    Malcolm in the Middle

    2000 More
    55
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    1985 More
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    1978 More
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    1970 More
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    I Love Lucy

    1951 More
    53
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