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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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1,942 552
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Scooby-Doo, Where Are You! Don Messick, Casey Kasem, Nicole Jaffe

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1,653 466
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The Flintstones Alan Reed, Mel Blanc, Jean Vander Pyl

3
1,493 534
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The Pink Panther Matt Frewer, Brian George, John Byner

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1,495 509
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DuckTales Alan Young, Russi Taylor, Terence McGovern

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1,124 493
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The Simpsons Dan Castellaneta, Nancy Cartwright, Julie Kavner

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1,150 470
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The Jetsons George O'Hanlon, Janet Waldo, Mel Blanc

7
938 435
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
1,204 449
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Inspector Gadget Don Adams, Holly Berger, Frank Welker

9
1,146 472
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Sean Astin, Greg Cipes, Rob Paulsen

10
1,042 474
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
1,088 458
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
538 247
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
765 410
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Alvin and the Chipmunks Ross Bagdasarian Jr., Janice Karman, Frank Welker

14
921 426
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Popeye the Sailor Mae Questel, Jack Mercer, William "Billy" Costello

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1,057 691
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Pokémon Veronica Taylor, Rachael Lillis, Eric Stuart

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850 415
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Chip 'n Dale Rescue Rangers Corey Burton, Peter Cullen, Jim Cummings

17
641 373
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
437 295
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alyson-nagel added What's New, Scooby-Doo? Frank Welker, Casey Kasem, Mindy Cohn

19
529 340
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
354 285
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
735 517
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
672 431
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Darkwing Duck Jim Cummings, Terence McGovern, Christine Cavanaugh

23
635 407
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The Smurfs Don Messick, Danny Goldman, Lucille Bliss

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388 243
Garfield and Friends is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Cartoon Theme Songs of All Time
andy-lautenschleger added Garfield and Friends Lorenzo Music, Thom Huge, Gregg Berger

25
481 321
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
630 410
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Rugrats Elizabeth Daily, Christine Cavanaugh, Nancy Cartwright

27
279 178
Teen Titans is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Greatest Cartoon Theme Songs of All Time
Simi Socks added Teen Titans Hynden Walch, Scott Menville, Greg Cipes

28
591 427
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Spider-Man Christopher Daniel Barnes, Sara Ballantine, Roscoe Lee Browne

29
480 333
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Muppet Babies Greg Berg, Katie Leigh, Laurie O'Brien

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471 359
A Pup Named Scooby-Doo is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Greatest Cartoon Theme Songs of All Time
KailaniGriffin added A Pup Named Scooby-Doo Casey Kasem, Don Messick, Christina Lange

31
570 413
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
614 413
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George of the Jungle June Foray, Paul Frees, Daws Butler

33
373 245
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

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273 238
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
583 350
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TaleSpin Ed Gilbert, R.J. Williams, Sally Struthers

36
239 143
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
384 251
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RobLein added Yogi Bear Daws Butler, Don Messick, Jimmy Weldon

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434 337
Futurama is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Greatest Cartoon Theme Songs of All Time
LouiseBar added Futurama Billy West, John DiMaggio, Katey Sagal

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368 307
Speed Racer is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Greatest Cartoon Theme Songs of All Time
MitchellWolstein added Speed Racer

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459 374
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Underdog George S. Irving, Wally Cox, Allen Swift

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250 175
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Son Goku added Batman: The Animated Series Kevin Conroy, Loren Lester, Efrem Zimbalist Jr.

42
337 260
The Real Ghostbusters is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Greatest Cartoon Theme Songs of All Time
charlesminorversion1 added The Real Ghostbusters Maurice LaMarche, Dave Coulier, Frank Welker

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465 355
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Hong Kong Phooey Scatman Crothers, Joe E. Ross, Don Messick

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407 311
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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362 269
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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358 343
Danny Phantom is listed (or ranked) 46 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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358 278
The Bugs Bunny and Tweety Show is listed (or ranked) 47 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

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381 309
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Beetlejuice Stephen Ouimette, Alyson Court, Tabitha St. Germain

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188 119
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
210 143
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