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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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1,913 544
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Scooby-Doo, Where Are You! Don Messick, Casey Kasem, Nicole Jaffe

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2
1,643 457
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The Flintstones Alan Reed, Mel Blanc, Jean Vander Pyl

3
1,473 526
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The Pink Panther Matt Frewer, Brian George, John Byner

4
1,112 489
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The Simpsons Dan Castellaneta, Nancy Cartwright, Julie Kavner

5
1,470 505
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DuckTales Alan Young, Russi Taylor, Terence McGovern

6
1,142 462
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The Jetsons George O'Hanlon, Janet Waldo, Mel Blanc

7
928 431
The Looney Tunes Show is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Cartoon Theme Songs of All Time
KailaniGriffin added The Looney Tunes Show Kristen Wiig, Jennifer Esposito, Fred Armisen

8
1,192 439
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Inspector Gadget Don Adams, Holly Berger, Frank Welker

9
1,134 466
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Sean Astin, Greg Cipes, Rob Paulsen

10
1,032 473
Pinky and the Brain is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Cartoon Theme Songs of All Time
KailaniGriffin added Pinky and the Brain Maurice LaMarche, Rob Paulsen, Tress MacNeille

11
1,075 458
Animaniacs is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Cartoon Theme Songs of All Time
charlesminorversion1 added Animaniacs Rob Paulsen, Jess Harnell, Tress MacNeille

12
528 246
Tiny Toon Adventures is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Cartoon Theme Songs of All Time
Desiree Smith-Adams added Tiny Toon Adventures Charles Adler, John Kassir, Tress MacNeille

13
913 422
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Popeye the Sailor Mae Questel, Jack Mercer, William "Billy" Costello

14
756 410
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Alvin and the Chipmunks Ross Bagdasarian Jr., Janice Karman, Frank Welker

15
1,041 685
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Pokémon Veronica Taylor, Rachael Lillis, Eric Stuart

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841 414
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Chip 'n Dale Rescue Rangers Corey Burton, Peter Cullen, Jim Cummings

17
628 365
SpongeBob SquarePants is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Cartoon Theme Songs of All Time
Tom Islava added SpongeBob SquarePants Tom Kenny, Rodger Bumpass, Bill Fagerbakke

18
431 291
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alyson-nagel added What's New, Scooby-Doo? Frank Welker, Casey Kasem, Mindy Cohn

19
525 336
ThunderCats is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Cartoon Theme Songs of All Time
charlesminorversion1 added ThunderCats Bob McFadden, Larry Kenney, Earl Hammond

20
350 281
The Rocky and Bullwinkle Show is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Cartoon Theme Songs of All Time
george-langley added The Rocky and Bullwinkle Show Bill Scott, June Foray, Paul Frees

21
724 512
Kim Possible is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Cartoon Theme Songs of All Time
KailaniGriffin added Kim Possible Christy Carlson Romano, Will Friedle, Nancy Cartwright

22
666 430
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Darkwing Duck Jim Cummings, Terence McGovern, Christine Cavanaugh

23
630 404
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The Smurfs Don Messick, Danny Goldman, Lucille Bliss

24
626 406
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Rugrats Elizabeth Daily, Christine Cavanaugh, Nancy Cartwright

25
475 316
Family Guy is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Cartoon Theme Songs of All Time
dennis-jansson added Family Guy Seth MacFarlane, Alex Borstein, Seth Green

26
381 243
Garfield and Friends is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Greatest Cartoon Theme Songs of All Time
andy-lautenschleger added Garfield and Friends Lorenzo Music, Thom Huge, Gregg Berger

27
584 425
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Spider-Man Christopher Daniel Barnes, Sara Ballantine, Roscoe Lee Browne

28
272 176
Teen Titans is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Greatest Cartoon Theme Songs of All Time
Simi Socks added Teen Titans Hynden Walch, Scott Menville, Greg Cipes

29
467 357
A Pup Named Scooby-Doo is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Greatest Cartoon Theme Songs of All Time
KailaniGriffin added A Pup Named Scooby-Doo Casey Kasem, Don Messick, Christina Lange

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611 411
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George of the Jungle June Foray, Paul Frees, Daws Butler

31
564 410
The Magic School Bus is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Greatest Cartoon Theme Songs of All Time
KailaniGriffin added The Magic School Bus Lily Tomlin, Daniel DeSanto, Erica Luttrell

32
474 332
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Muppet Babies Greg Berg, Katie Leigh, Laurie O'Brien

33
365 243
X-Men is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Greatest Cartoon Theme Songs of All Time
Emarquez626 added X-Men Scott Porter, Cam Clarke, Jennifer Hale

34
270 234
King of the Hill is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Greatest Cartoon Theme Songs of All Time
Emarquez626 added King of the Hill Mike Judge, Kathy Najimy, Pamela Adlon

35
578 349
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TaleSpin Ed Gilbert, R.J. Williams, Sally Struthers

36
234 142
The Woody Woodpecker Show is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Greatest Cartoon Theme Songs of All Time
DarlaStokes added The Woody Woodpecker Show Grace Stafford, Daws Butler, Johnny Coons

37
381 249
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RobLein added Yogi Bear Daws Butler, Don Messick, Jimmy Weldon

38
366 304
Speed Racer is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Greatest Cartoon Theme Songs of All Time
MitchellWolstein added Speed Racer

39
428 336
Futurama is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Greatest Cartoon Theme Songs of All Time
LouiseBar added Futurama Billy West, John DiMaggio, Katey Sagal

40
458 371
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Underdog George S. Irving, Wally Cox, Allen Swift

41
337 257
The Real Ghostbusters is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Greatest Cartoon Theme Songs of All Time
charlesminorversion1 added The Real Ghostbusters Maurice LaMarche, Dave Coulier, Frank Welker

42
246 173
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Son Goku added Batman: The Animated Series Kevin Conroy, Loren Lester, Efrem Zimbalist Jr.

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463 353
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Hong Kong Phooey Scatman Crothers, Joe E. Ross, Don Messick

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406 309
The Road Runner Show is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Greatest Cartoon Theme Songs of All Time
WallySokolowski added The Road Runner Show Mel Blanc, June Foray, Bea Benaderet

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360 268
Mighty Mouse is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Greatest Cartoon Theme Songs of All Time
RobLein added Mighty Mouse

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356 277
The Bugs Bunny and Tweety Show is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Greatest Cartoon Theme Songs of All Time
WallySokolowski added The Bugs Bunny and Tweety Show Mel Blanc, Julie Bennett, Ben Frommer

47
351 341
Danny Phantom is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Greatest Cartoon Theme Songs of All Time
mdeezy added Danny Phantom David Kaufman, Grey Griffin, Rickey D'Shon Collins

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380 307
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Beetlejuice Stephen Ouimette, Alyson Court, Tabitha St. Germain

49
183 117
The Fairly OddParents is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Greatest Cartoon Theme Songs of All Time
Tom Islava added The Fairly OddParents Tara Strong, Susanne Blakeslee, Daran Norris

50
208 142
He-Man and the Masters of the ... is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Greatest Cartoon Theme Songs of All Time
Cablogula added He-Man and the Masters of the Universe John Erwin, Alan Oppenheimer, Linda Gary