Top 10 ‘90s Cartoon Theme Songs

In the great debate of which decade was best in modern American history, the ’90s sure do have a good case. Michael Jordan, a balanced budget, Seinfeld, and more, including a much more rudimentary and quiet internet, mark the great era in modern times. Sure, other decades like the ‘60s and ‘70s have a good argument too, but let’s stick with the ‘90s here for now.

Videos by American Songwriter

One of the standout aspects of the 1990s was its television shows and cartoons especially. While great shows like E.R. and The Fresh Prince of Bell-Air dominated the airwaves, so did shows like Rugrats and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. So, while we often show reverence for songwriters like Bob Dylan and Joni Mitchell in these pages, let us also take a moment to enjoy those tunes we absorbed as kids in front of the glowing animation.

10. Captain Planet

9. Talespin

8. Darkwing Duck

7. Pinky and the Brain

6. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

5. Bobby’s World

4. Ren and Stimpy

3. Powerpuff Girls

2. Rugrats

1. Batman: The Animated Series

Leave a Reply

Sticky Fingers’ Bassist, Paddy Cornwall, Talks New Album, New Single, and Best Friends