Television Quiz / Top TV Theme Songs

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Can you name the TV shows with the best theme songs of all-time, as per Paste Magazine?

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Rank/Composer(s)SeriesShow Debut/Genre
40: Mike Post and Peter Carpeneter1974 Detective drama
39: Joe Raposo, Jon Stone and Bruce Hart1969 Children's
38: Tom Wells and Hugh Wilson1978 Sitcom
37: Paul Williams and Charles Fox1977 Sitcom
36: Harry Nilsson1969 Family dramedy
35: Alabama 31999 Drama
34: Waylon Jennings1979 Action comedy
33: Henry Mancini1976 Sitcom
32: Mark Snow1993 Sci-fi drama
31: Sherwood Schwarz1969 Sitcom
30: Mike Post and Stephen Geyer1981 Superhero comedy
29: John Sebastian1975 Sitcom
28: Mike Post1983 Action
27: Jack Elliott1975 Sitcom
26: Jack Elliott1984 Sitcom
25: Norman Gimbel and Charles Fox1976 Sitcom
24: Ned Washington and Dimitri Tiomkin1959 Western
23: Jay Livingston and Ray Evans1959 Western
22: Jay Livingston and Ray Evans1961 Sitcom
21: Mike Post1981 Police drama
Rank/Composer(s)SeriesShow Debut/Genre
20: Danny Elfman1989 Animated comedy
19: They Might Be Giants2000 Sitcom
18: The Waitresses1982 Comedy
17: Jim Henson and Sam Pottle1976 Children's variety
16: Paul Henning1962 Sitcom
15: Vic Mizzy1964 Black comedy
14: Alexander Courage and Jerry Goldsmith1987 Sci-fi
13: Ron Grainer1963 Sci-fi
12: Lalo Schifrin1966 Espionage
11: Will Smith and Quincy Jones III1990 Sitcom
10: John Williams1984 Sports
9: Sherwood Schwartz and George Wyle1964 Sitcom
8: Morton Stevens1968 Crime drama
7: Earle Hagen, Herbert Spencer and Everett Sloane1960 Sitcom
6: Ja'net Du Bois1975 Sitcom
5: Lee Adams and Charles Strouse1971 Sitcom
4: Henry Mancini1958 Crime drama
3: Quincy Jones1972 Sitcom
2: Johnny Mandel1972 Medical dramedy
1: Gary Portnoy1982 Comedy

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