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List Rules The best theme songs from cartoon programs. Vote up the best, most memorable animated TV series themes.

For entire generations of kids, some of their most fond memories are of watching Saturday morning cartoons. The animated shows that became instant classics entertained children across the country and most had a special theme song that was so catchy, kids just couldn't forget it. What are the greatest cartoon theme songs of all time?
 
The cartoons on this list, especially those with the top 10 cartoon theme songs have some of the most memorable musical intros in television history. They kept kids hooked on the show and still resonate even today.
 
This list features the greatest theme songs from cartoons including, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, The Flintstones, Duck Tales, Rainbow Brite, The Legend of Zelda, My Little Pony, The Transformers, The Care Bears, The Simpsons, and The Smurfs. Vote up the best cartoon theme songs of all time below and be sure to sing along.
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Scooby-Doo, Where Are You! Don Messick, Casey Kasem, Nicole Jaffe

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The Flintstones Alan Reed, Mel Blanc, Jean Vander Pyl

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The Pink Panther Matt Frewer, Brian George, John Byner

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The Jetsons George O'Hanlon, Janet Waldo, Mel Blanc

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The Simpsons Dan Castellaneta, Nancy Cartwright, Julie Kavner

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DuckTales Alan Young, Russi Taylor, Terence McGovern

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The Looney Tunes Show is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Cartoon Theme Songs of All Time
The Looney Tunes Show Kristen Wiig, Jennifer Esposito, Fred Armisen

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Inspector Gadget Don Adams, Holly Berger, Frank Welker

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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Sean Astin, Greg Cipes, Rob Paulsen

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Pinky and the Brain is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Cartoon Theme Songs of All Time
Pinky and the Brain Maurice LaMarche, Rob Paulsen, Tress MacNeille

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Animaniacs is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Cartoon Theme Songs of All Time
Animaniacs Rob Paulsen, Jess Harnell, Tress MacNeille

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Tiny Toon Adventures is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Cartoon Theme Songs of All Time
Tiny Toon Adventures Charles Adler, John Kassir, Tress MacNeille

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Popeye the Sailor Mae Questel, Jack Mercer, William "Billy" Costello

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Alvin and the Chipmunks Ross Bagdasarian Jr., Janice Karman, Frank Welker

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Pokémon Veronica Taylor, Rachael Lillis, Eric Stuart

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Chip 'n Dale Rescue Rangers Corey Burton, Peter Cullen, Jim Cummings

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SpongeBob SquarePants is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Cartoon Theme Songs of All Time
SpongeBob SquarePants Tom Kenny, Rodger Bumpass, Bill Fagerbakke

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ThunderCats is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Cartoon Theme Songs of All Time
ThunderCats Bob McFadden, Larry Kenney, Earl Hammond

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Darkwing Duck Jim Cummings, Terence McGovern, Christine Cavanaugh

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The Rocky and Bullwinkle Show is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Cartoon Theme Songs of All Time
The Rocky and Bullwinkle Show Bill Scott, June Foray, Paul Frees

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Kim Possible is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Cartoon Theme Songs of All Time
Kim Possible Christy Carlson Romano, Will Friedle, Nancy Cartwright

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What's New, Scooby-Doo? Frank Welker, Casey Kasem, Mindy Cohn

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The Smurfs Don Messick, Danny Goldman, Lucille Bliss

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Family Guy is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Cartoon Theme Songs of All Time
Family Guy Seth MacFarlane, Alex Borstein, Seth Green

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Rugrats Elizabeth Daily, Christine Cavanaugh, Nancy Cartwright

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A Pup Named Scooby-Doo is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Greatest Cartoon Theme Songs of All Time
A Pup Named Scooby-Doo Casey Kasem, Don Messick, Christina Lange

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Garfield and Friends is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Greatest Cartoon Theme Songs of All Time
Garfield and Friends Lorenzo Music, Thom Huge, Gregg Berger

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Spider-Man Christopher Daniel Barnes, Sara Ballantine, Roscoe Lee Browne

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The Magic School Bus is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Greatest Cartoon Theme Songs of All Time
The Magic School Bus Lily Tomlin, Daniel DeSanto, Erica Luttrell

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Muppet Babies Greg Berg, Katie Leigh, Laurie O'Brien

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King of the Hill is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Greatest Cartoon Theme Songs of All Time
King of the Hill Mike Judge, Kathy Najimy, Pamela Adlon

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X-Men is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Greatest Cartoon Theme Songs of All Time
X-Men Scott Porter, Cam Clarke, Jennifer Hale

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George of the Jungle June Foray, Paul Frees, Daws Butler

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TaleSpin Ed Gilbert, R.J. Williams, Sally Struthers

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Teen Titans is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Greatest Cartoon Theme Songs of All Time
Teen Titans Hynden Walch, Scott Menville, Greg Cipes

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The Woody Woodpecker Show is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Greatest Cartoon Theme Songs of All Time
The Woody Woodpecker Show Grace Stafford, Daws Butler, Johnny Coons

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Yogi Bear Daws Butler, Don Messick, Jimmy Weldon

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Speed Racer is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Greatest Cartoon Theme Songs of All Time

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Futurama is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Greatest Cartoon Theme Songs of All Time
Futurama Billy West, John DiMaggio, Katey Sagal

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Underdog George S. Irving, Wally Cox, Allen Swift

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Hong Kong Phooey Scatman Crothers, Joe E. Ross, Don Messick

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The Real Ghostbusters is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Greatest Cartoon Theme Songs of All Time
The Real Ghostbusters Maurice LaMarche, Dave Coulier, Frank Welker

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The Road Runner Show is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Greatest Cartoon Theme Songs of All Time
The Road Runner Show Mel Blanc, June Foray, Bea Benaderet

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Batman: The Animated Series Kevin Conroy, Loren Lester, Efrem Zimbalist Jr.

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Mighty Mouse is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Greatest Cartoon Theme Songs of All Time

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The Bugs Bunny and Tweety Show is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Greatest Cartoon Theme Songs of All Time
The Bugs Bunny and Tweety Show Mel Blanc, Julie Bennett, Ben Frommer

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Beetlejuice Stephen Ouimette, Alyson Court, Tabitha St. Germain

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He-Man and the Masters of the ... is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Greatest Cartoon Theme Songs of All Time
He-Man and the Masters of the Universe John Erwin, Alan Oppenheimer, Linda Gary

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Danny Phantom is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Greatest Cartoon Theme Songs of All Time
Danny Phantom David Kaufman, Grey Griffin, Rickey D'Shon Collins

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The Transformers Frank Welker, Chris Latta, Peter Cullen