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What's with Andy? Whoa-oh, whoa-oh, what's with Andy? Wha-wha-what's with Andy? (2x) Hi, I'm Andy. (
insert lyric related to episode here) summed it up in Hoodwinked Two Words: "Be Prepared"
: The Land Before Time Big big big big water! It's very big big big big water!
: The Pebble and the Penguin If you're into pain and agony, (agony,) if you love the great indoors, welcome to the Good Ship Misery! The misery's all yours!
Look how we get along together...
Whoever composed or wrote songs for the Woody Woodpecker cartoons must have had a keen taste in music-a lot of the older ones had a great mix of both instrumental and lyrical songs, from the opening "Crazy" song of Woody's first solo cartoon, Woody Woodpecker (AKA The Cracked Nut) to the song of the short Ski For Two, The Woody Woodpecker Song, and even The Woody Woodpecker Polka. And as for the Barber of Seville short? That belongs in a section all its own.
: All Dogs Go to Heaven 2 It feels so good to be bad!
Pretty much any and all 80's cartoon intros ever. I still have that goddamn Filmations Ghostbusters song in my head.
The theme song for .
Cyberchase : Dah-DWEE, Dah-Dilliyah-Dwee-dah!
The Tick And then the 90s kicked off with a song people can't forget even if they want to: , a show about a dinosaur who'll show you a world you never saw before. From the people who brought you the Denver the Last Dinosaur and Voltron examples above, natch. Saber Rider and the Star Sheriffs World Events Productions was notorious for producing songs like this (partially, of course, as a marketing strategy).
"Supah fighting robot! MEGA MAN!!!"
: In the Dark of the Night, Terror will find her.
Anastasia "Journey to the Past" and "Once Upon a December".
"It's a rumor"...no..."If I can learn to"...oh screw it. Pretty much every song in this thing.
Spider-Man (1967) "Spider-Man! Spider-Man! Friendly Neighborhood Spider-Man!"
DUUUN...DUN DUN DUN-DUN DUN DUN DUNDEDUNDEDO
Who controls the British crown? Who keeps the metric system down? We do! We do!
The sanitation folks are jolly friendly blokes, courteous and easygoing~
"We put the spring in Springfield!"
" Lisa it's your birthday!"
"Baby on board, how I adore..."
"Baby on board, something, something, Burt Ward..."
"Who needs the Kwik-E-Mart?"
See my veeest
Nothing beats the hobo life! Stabbin' folks with my hobo knife!
You don't make friends with salad!
Everybody in the USA hates their stupid neighbour/He's Flanders and he's really really laaaaaame!
"So long dental plan! Dental plan...dental plan..." "Lisa needs braces!" "Dental plan!" "Lisa needs braces!" and so on...
"Come gather 'round, children, it's high time you learned 'bout a hero named Homer and a devil named Burns..."
"Is there a chance the track could bend?" "I've sold monorails to Brockway, Ogdenville and North Haverbrook!" "I call the big one Bitey!"
"From now on the baby sleeps in the crib." "Iron helps us play!" "HOO-HOO-HOO HA HA HA!" "Hello Joe!"
"I am so smart, S-M-R-T!"
"Tonight on...' MacGyver'...'MacGyver'...'MacGyver'..."
The themes from both 1994 and 2006 cartoons are quite catchy.
Fantastic Four "On an outer space adventure...they got hit by cosmic rays..."
"Scooby-dooby-doo, where are you? We've got some work to do now..."
"IT'S TERRRROOORRRR TIME AGAIN!" from Scooby-Doo on Zombie Island.
Dot. After you hear that song, EVERY time is terror time!
"Scooooooby, a pup named Scooby-Doo! (Scooby-dooby-doo, scooby-doo)"
"What's new, Scooby-Doo, we're comin' after you, you're gonna solve that mystery..."
Scooby-Dooby-Doo! Lookin' for you! Scooby-Dooby-Doo, where are you?
"Little Lulu, Little Lulu, with freckles on your skin..."
"We are The Pirates Who Don't Do Anything / we just stay at home and lie around/and if you ask us to do anything/we'll just tell you/we don't do anything!"
Just about every Veggie Tales song really.
Everybody's got a water buffalo, yours is fast but mine is slow...
Keep walking, but you won't knock down our wall. Keep walking, but your plans will surely fall. It's plain to see your brains are very small if you think walking will be knocking down our wall.
Oh no, what we gonna do? The king likes Daniel more than me and you. Oh no, what we gonna do? We gotta get him outta here.
. If you are only a bill, sitting at conjunction junction, thinking about getting your adverbs from Lolly's, you know what I mean.
Schoolhouse Rock "Suffering for Suffrage" and "Mr. Morton".
When you're in the dark and you want to see you need... SEIZURE CAUSING FLAS- I mean, ELECTRICITY E-LEC-TRI-CITY.
Multiply 7 times 1, I got 7 days to get that problem done.
There were six hungry men and they had nine dollars each. They went downtown, and the waiter said "Siddown..."
"Bushel of wheat, and a bushel of rye, who's not ready, holler aye!" "Aye!" "Well, alright, but you better get hid, kid!"
The songs from Money Rock aren't as well known, but "Tyrannosaurus Debt" is damn clever.
" The Preamble". To the point that many people of a certain age are unable to recite it without singing it.
I find it, quite interesting, a noun's a person, place, or thing...
Cause sayin' all those nouns over and over can ''really wear you down...''
"In-ter-jections, show ex-cite-ment, or e-mo-tion; they're generally set apart from a sentence by an exclamation point, or by a comma when the feeling's not as strong!"
Otherwise known as that "Nah nanananaaah" song from , Wilson's Pickett's "Land of a Thousand Dances" is very, very catchy.
Ferngully "Yo, the name is Batty/The logic is erratic..."
"They used and abused me, battered and bruised me"
"I rock and I ramble, my brain is scrambled..."
"Filthy brown acid rain/Pouring down like egg chow mein..."
, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (Heroes in a half-shell, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Turtle Power!)
Up from the depths. 30 stories high! Breathing fire, his head in the sky...
Hercules, people are safe when near him. Hercules, only the evil fear him. Softness in his eyes, Iron in his thighs, Virtue in his heart, Fire in every part, Of the Mighty Hercules!
My name is Cleveland Brown! And I am proud to be right back in my hometown, with my new family!
"It seems today, that all you see, is violence in movies and sex on TV..."
"Now that you're stinking rich, we'll gladly be your bitch!"
"Here's the plain situation! There's no negotiation with the fellas at the Freakin' FCC!"
"J-j-j-j-just like the bad guy/from /I got diplomatic immunity/so Hammer, you can't sue."
Lethal Weapon 2 "All cartoons are fucking dicks, they get their kicks from being pricks, it's a quirk they just can't fix... because all cartoons are fucking dicks."
And one, two, three, four! And a five, and a six, and a seven! HO!
I'm just a prom night dumpster baby...
You have AIDS. Sorry I wish it was something less serious.
Whatever Brian and Stewie feels like singing.
When Peter and Michael Moore get into a farting contest, the results are... disturbingly catchy.
A vasectomy's a medical procedure, one that makes you half a man (you're half a maaaaaaaaaaan)...remember when you twisted up your garden hose? Well essentially that is the plan (that is the plaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaan)!
Mister Booze, Mister Booze, Mister B-double O-Z-E, you must refuse...
"You've Got A Lot To See", almost four decades of pop culture in one great song.
Good morning USA! I got a feeling that it's gonna be a wonderful day!
Ollie North, Ollie North!
And now he's on Fox Neeeeews!
Hermes Conrad's song about the joys of Bureacracy in 's "How Hermes Requisitioned His Groove Back".
Futurama "When I was four there was a hurricane in Kingston town..."
Pop a Poppler in your mouth...
Super King, Clobberella, and all the rest!
"Go, go, go New Justice Team!"
"Captain Yesterday is fast, also he is from the past, not just fast but from the past, Captain Yesterdaaay!"
The Robo Rooter Jingle
We're whalers on the moon, we carry a harpoon...
"...Trapped forever here in ROBOT HELLLLLLL!!!!!"
The theme song. No words, but... jeez.
Nobody does it like... Molten Boron
Just... any song in Futurama.
South Park Does anyone else hate Come Sail Away by Styx as much as Cartman does?
IIIIIIIIIIIIIIII'mmmmmmmmmm sailiiiiiiiiiing awayyyyyyyyyyyyy!!!!
"Suck on my Chocolate Salty Balls... stick em in your mouth and suck em!"
"I'm gonna make love to you womannnn, gonna lay you down by the FI-YAH!"
" Blame Canada! Blame Canada! With all their hockey hullabaloo and that bitch Anne Murray too!"
"I'm not your guy, friend." "I'm not your friend, buddy!" "I'm not your buddy, guy!" "Let's give it up, guy." "We want." "More money."
"Friendly faces everywhere, humble folks without temptation..."
"Shut your fucking face, Uncle Fuckaaa!"
I'm getting pretty sick of him calling my mom a—"Weeeeellllllll, Kyle's mom is a big fat bitch, she's the biggest bitch in the whole wide world..."
Stupid Spoiled Whore, Video Playset! Show the whole world what a slut you are!
"But that's the way it goes; in war, you're shat upon! Though you die, La Résistance lives oooooonnnn!"
Mrrrrssss. Landers was a health nut, she cooked food in a wok...
" You guys are my best friends. Through thick and thin, we've always been together."
The Imagination song.
"What would Brian Boitano do if he was here right now? He'd make a plan and follow through, that's what Brian Boitano'd do..."
"I will do the German Dance for you, it's fun and gay and tralala..."
All the happy people stop to say hello (get outta my way!), even though the temperature's low...
I'm gonna make, make it right...
All week long, bossman say: " Work, Mexican, Work"...
Jackin' it in San Diego.
From "Butterballs": "Let's all join together and make bullying kill itself. Bullying is an ugly thing, and lets shove its face in the dirt and make bullying kill itself." Not to mention, "Jackity jackity jackity jack, smackity smackity smackity smack..."
"Born in New Zealand in '64, a hot-headed actor named Russell Crowe..."
Who's that scootin' on his scooter? Fatty Doo-Doo!
The a capella song in "Cash for Gold".
I! AM! IRON! MAN! No, not the Black Sabbath one. This one, .
the original Keith Emerson's first-season theme.
You ain't heard nothing until you've heard the theme to the crappy 1960s cartoon. It even found its way into the movie as the big, brassy background number in the casino, and as Tony's ringtone on Rhodey's phone.
Iron Man Tony Stark makes you feel, he's the cool exec with a heart of steel.
"Come gather around me, space travelers, surround me... " If you're Canadian, odds are you've already recognized it.
But we're not Canadian. So identify it for the rest of us.
Underdog "So you'd better come home quickly, And you'd better hide very soon, Or the bunyip's going to get you, In the bunyip moon." Scary as hell, but still very catchy.
" George, George, George of the Jungle, strong as he can be! AHHHHHH! AHHHHHH! " It's a Watch Out for That Tree!! Trope Namer for a reason.
La da doh, du dee dee da doh - DOO DAHHH, DOO DAHHH...
" Wow! Wow! Wubbzy!! Wubbzy, Wubbzy, wow, wow!"
God HELP you if any songs from that show get stuck in your head.
"I'm Ziv Zoolander, ZZ for short, you know I fight the corp, I'm The Bots Master"
God help any of you who hear the 1960s animated Captain America theme. If the tune doesn't get you, the rhymes will.
"When Captain America throws his mighty
SHIEEEELD! All those who chose to oppose his shield must
YIEEEELD! theme song. La la, la la la la, sing a happy song...
The Smurfs Among many others from the same show: We've got a whole wide world in our yard to explo~re...
"Who is always on the spot? Who is? Yogi Bear!"
"Meet George Jetson!"
"Come on in, come to the place where fun never ends!"
"Friends are there to help you get started, to give you a push on your way..."
"Oh, we're the ants who ruin your dinner..."
"We are the Buddy Bears, we always get along..."
"We're the Chipmunks! C-H-I-P-M-U-N-K!"
"The Ant and the Aardvark."
"Let's have a party with Charlie Brown and Snoopy; we can go dancing with Linus and Lucy!"
"Muppet Babies! We make our dreams come true!"
has a pretty damn catchy theme song for a song that only has three words.
Inspector Gadget 's theme song, according to some, is even catchier than that of She-Ra: Princess of Power .
He-Man and the Masters of the Universe (1983) "For the honor of love! By the power above! We have the power. We have the power, so can you!"
" Earthworm Jim! Through the soil he did crawl!"
Numerous songs, including:
Transformers Skeleton Warriors!
Oh, we think you oughta - no, you really gotta - see the b-b-bright side of the dark side! The actual "moon" visuals might not do much for you, but the sound...
Speaking of Ruby Gloom, Misery's "Train Wreck" song is also a notable example.
Captain Planet, he's our hero! Gonna take pollution down to zero! "YOU'LL PAY FOR THIS, CAPTAIN PLANET!!"
PLANET! "You can run with us, we've got everything you need..."
Way way back in the 1980's, secret government employees dug up famous guys and ladies and made amusing genetic copies...
For 's ReBoot opening theme to remain unmentioned is unacceptable.
"They made a vow their mother will be found — SONIC UNDERGROUND!" Grr...
Anyone remember this? YO JOE!
Doctor Snuggles''. Cracky series. Dreadful intro. STICKS IN YOUR HEEEAAAD.
Just to be REALLY cruel, here's the intro from a feature-length compilation: 
Bamse; no, it won't let go.
Barbapapa; damn the French...
; proving that the same song can be equally annoying in six languages.
Lucky Luke ; oh dear. I just got that one out of my head and now I had to find it again...
Asterix This one. Mask!
Wunderbar! Das ist Amerika!
Klondike Kat always gets his mouse.
Sonic... he's the fastest thing alive!
The Family Ness
Everyone's out to find the next big clue that's gonna lead 'em to the million dollar prize!
Sharky and George! Crimebusters of the sea!
He's sharp, he's cool, he's nobody's fool
Call me up, I'm your girl, toughest chick in the alien world...
has plenty. Here Donkey Kong Country are just a few of them.
In a world of chaos and disarray, brother and sister save the day...
Pick a song from . Any song.
Corpse Bride " Making Fiends, making fiends, Vendetta's always making fiends..."
Any song from the animated show.
I'm too much!
You sure are, boys, you sure are.
Why has it taken this long for the theme song to be mentioned?
X-Men This animated theme from an old French wildlife TV show. Not just an Ear Worm... a colony of Ear Worms.
, oh Carmen Sandiego, where on Earth could she be...
Where on Earth Is Carmen Sandiego? Every single song from that show.
"Is this the '50s, or 1999?"
The theme song.
Wallace & Gromit It's Shaun the sheep, it's Shaun the sheep...
The meal song from .
Scruff In the children's video , one skit, " Imaginaria Styro the Dog", is absurdly catchy. Styy~yyro!/Styro the Dog!/He's Styro!
Say what you want about , but at least it had a catchy Hammerman theme song
had this: I used to dream myself to somewhere else each night... I dreamed in colour, 'cause I lived in black and white...
The Dreamstone Who can forget this one: Thunder! Thunder! Thunder! ThunderCats, ho-o-o! ThunderCats are on the move, ThunderCats are loose! Feel the magic, hear the roar, ThunderCats are loose! Thunder thunder thunder Thunder''cats''! Thunder...
Alias the Jester was a time traveler bold...
Jamie! Jamie! Jamie and the magic torch!
Princess Gwenevere and the Jewel Riders Can't stop The Littles 'cause the Littles won't stop. Lord knows I've tried.
The Marvel Superheroes have arrived! Warning: it will NEVER leave you.
The intro from .
Big Guy and Rusty the Boy Robot : Dogtanian and the Three Muskehounds here.
: Around the World with Willy Fog here.
: Around the World in Eighty Days
Around the world in Eighty days, Passepartout, so Fogg may marry Belinda Maze, Passepartout, Fogg may fail because of Fix, unless Fogg nixes Fix's tricks, Around the world with Passepartout! They dream to follow the path of the setting sun that leads to El-dorado and .
The Mysterious Cities of Gold I send my scourge, I send my sword. THUS SAITH THE LORD!
"Greetings from the Street Boyzz!"
Bum-ba-da-bum! Bum-ba-da-bum! The theme.
Godzilla: The Series Any song from . "Glamour and glitter, fashion and fame. Jem! Jem is truly outrageous, truly truly truly outrageous"
Jem and the Holograms In particular, I once knew someone who still remembered the theme song twenty years after last seeing the show. Watch at your own risk.
The mini-music videos from each episode are often earworms too, with the added bonus of being impossibly 80's. Of note are The Stingers, relatively minor characters with ditties like .
Perfect Match will put songs into your head through ink and paint, too:
Sesame Street Life begins after school... that's when we bend all the rules... time to hang with all my friends!
James Bond Jr. chases SCUM... around the world!
dun dun da-da-da-da C.O.P.S. da dun!!
One banana two banana three banana four! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vS8RVkaIM9c Oh god make it stop make it sto- hey wait is that Tigger?
"Super 6! Super 6! They battle criminals and all their evil games!"
I doubt many people remember , but once you hear it, you Here Comes the Grump will remember the theme song.
Heathcliff, Heathcliff, no one should...terrify their neigborhood...
The French one is just as catchy. It even has the same melody ("Isidore le citadin. Dans le ville. Crie victoire..."). By the way, "Isidore" is Heathcliff's French name.
The theme song for is The Sylvester and Tweety Mysteries ridiculously catchy.
We're the Wickersham Brothers Here they are the Oddball Couple, they're a couple that's a couple of oddballs. Yeah thanks for that James Urbaniak.
" You can run with us! We've got everything you need! Run with us! We are free!"
Blazing Dragons, we will save the day!
Bill and Ted's Excellent Adventures
Wild West C.O.W Boys of Moo Mesa
During a game of Truth or Dare, this Trouper got to listen to someone sing the opening "La la la la la" for the theme, and it's still stuck in his head.
Daria Don't forget the musical episode. "MORRRNNNNNINGGGGG IN THE 'BURBS!"
You're a mean one, Mr. Grinch!
Rickadicka tick tock tick tock tock! RIIIIIIIING ring-a-ding-ding, ring-a-ding-ding! Rick-a-dick-rick, rick-a-dick-dick, ringa-dinga-ding-ding-dooooooooooong! RIM RIM RIM RIM!
WONDER FUN MEAT WORLD, WE MAKE YOUR MEAT JUST RIGHT! Not to mention the theme song of that show...
Arthur and the Knights of Justice will take evil down, ride through the storm with the knights of the table round, well c'mon c'mon.
Just 'cause I couldn't decide which of these I liked best... here's 10 for the Ear Worminess of 1!
Inhumanoids! Inhumanoids! The evil that lies within!
The French theme song.
Widget The World Watcher "How ba-ah-ah-ad can I be? I'm just buildin' the economy..."
The theme from .
Cyber Six In a semi- Western Animation, semi- Anime, semi- Film example, the late 1970s animated versions of and The Hobbit had some The Return of the King Notable Original Music that was quite Ear Wormy at times. Notably " In the Valley, Ha! Ha!", " Down, Down To Goblin Town", " Funny Little Things", " Where There's a Whip, There's a Way" and " Towers of the Teeth" (the latter example aided greatly by the instrumentation). Who knew orcs were such good singers?
"It's like a moooovie, it's a B-Movie shoooooow..."
He has the Mummies! From 1525 B.C. He has the Mummies! Protection for the Pharaoh teen. He has the Mummies! They're hanging by the Western Gate. He has the Mummies! They're going to save the world today. The Egyptian way. They're Mummies Alive!
had a catchy theme song, despite The Wacky World of Tex Avery how bad the show was.
had a few of these.
Spartakus And The Sun Beneath The Sea "Go! Follow Spartakus to reach the sun beneath the sea. We're so near to the universe which has long disappeared. Rainbow dawn on Arkadia - Shining sun beneath the sea"
"Hidden deeply, burning brightly like the Sun Beneath the Sea / Spartakus! Spartakus! Spartakus!"
"We're the Pirates upon the high sea. We can do such incredible deeds..."
"Oh dance with us, we're singin' a dancin' song..." and the French version.
"where gonna bop bop bop (hop hop hop) get rubbin at the rubber room."
"Cro was a smart boy..."
WHEEEEEEEEEEEELED WARRIORRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRS !!!
Or in French: "SAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAUUVE L'UUUUUUUUNIVEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEERS !!!"
"Keep on rollin'! Keep on rollin'! There's no turning back, we're going all the wayyyyyyyyyyyyy!"
note The Robotix theme tune For a lousy GoBots rip-off that only lasted 12 episodes, it's actually pretty good.
"Friends to the End" and "I've Done It All" from the Tom and Jerry Movie.
Almost every episode of has at least one song that you will The Mr. Men Show not be able to get out of your head.
How could we forget the Miser Brothers' songs from The Year Without a Santa Claus?
Attack of the Killer Tomatoes!
"In every wish and dream and happy home..." Yes, I hate me too.
"...y siempre estoy de buen...¡huMOOOOOOOOOR!"
Bigfoot and the Muscle Machines
101-Canines on the run, 101-Them doggon dogs are fun!
"He's the greatest, he's fantastic, wherever there is danger he'll be there..."
"Speed of lightning, roar of thunder... Underdog!"
: Stoked "The summer's on! And I'll be livin' on the beach! Left my shoes and all my troubles far away!"
And I say, "Hey!" (Hey!) What a wonderful kind of day! If we could learn to work and play! And get along with each other!
" I Love to Singa...about the moon-a and the June-a and the spring-a... I love to singa... about a sky of blue-a or a tea for two-a, anything-a with-a swing-a to an I-Love-You-a, I-I love-a to, I-I love-a to siiiiiiiiing!"
R-E-C-Y-C-L-E RECYCLE! An Ear Worm and a Green Aesop, all in one. ( )
Rocko's Modern Life Speaking of recycling, there was a PSA (and educational short subject) that had one of its own: "Recycle, reduce, reuse. And close the loop..."
Flintstones...meet The Flintstones!
Raw Toonage Look out new world, here we come!
A glorious city was built by the divinities, by Gods who saw fit to bestow the gift of a paradise...
"Dipping, Bobbing, Diving, Alfred's always thriving, He seldom wears a frown. Dipping, Bobbing, Diving, Alfred's always thriving, You'll never keep a good duck down."
"Well you know my name is Simon / And the things I draw come true..."
"Conan, the Adventurer, Conan, warrior without fear/He's more powerful than any man, his legend spread across the land and sea . . ."
Good luck trying to sing along if you don't know French, but the opening theme of is Wakfu EPIC and totally catchy.
Gordon, send us into outer space, 'cause there ain't no one like you in the Melmacian race...
You will never, ever get "Let's Go Band/Blue" out of your head if you were in band and played it over.... and over.... and over... and then had to listen to the Beginning Band play it for two more insufferable years. Its like its traumatized you (kids can and will scream "NOOOOOOOO!!!!!!!" when seeing it on the program).
Three words: .
Hong Kong Phooey For your big fat information, this is our imagination! Any Canadians out there remember this one?
Wow, I haven't thought about that show in ages. And now, there's the tune...* sigh*
"So have you seen her? She's the greatest..."
He's cool, he's hot, like a frozen sun, he's young and fast, he's the chosen one-MAKE IT STOP! MAKE IT STOOOOOOOOOPPPP!
"What do we care about nice? What do we care about sweet? All that we care about's vice and deceit!" Is it any wonder this Big Lipped Alligator Moment from has spawned so many Tom and Jerry: The Movie Fan Vids of cartoon villains singing it?
"If you belive you must be big in order to be tough, then you should get to know me, I'll teach you all the stuff!"
Really, any song from the specials or any season of the television series will be stuck in your head for eternity and longer!
The Amazing Chan! That's the Chan Clan! The Amazing Chan and the Chan Clan!
"I got the goods on you, I got the goods on you."
"I'm the number-one son of a number-one man, the number-one hope of a family clan..."
"Whodunit, whodunit, who came and stole my heart away?"
"Oh I-I-I-I-I've got my eye on you, yes I do!"
"Mystery woman, you can run away, mystery woman you'll be mine someday..."
"I've just got to knock on wood, things have never been so good..."
"So let's give a hand, for the family clan..."
Oblongs! Oblongs! Down in the valley where a chemical spill came from the people living up on the hill...
The animated adaptation of . Bucky O'Hare and the Toad Wars The introduction is catchy and a piece of Awesome Music.
First you stick a rag, put it in the bag, bump-bump
Boom da Boom, Boom Boom da Boom ( )
House of Mouse Gogo, para Presidente! Gogo!
Stomp em in the nuts! Stomp em in the nuts! Stomp Stomp em in the nuts! Stomp em in the nuts!
Honey Halfwitch, bright and sunny, she's as cute as a bunny
: Jimmy Two-Shoes The second-season opening. YMMV on the first.
Twooo-Shoooes kickin out the bluuuueeees
Avengers, assemble! Al-ways we will fight as one, til the battle's won, with evil on the run...
ABSOLUTELY BUS-A-LOOEY!! Probobly the most unlikely earworm to EVER leave your head.
TOS. Don't lie -– every time you heard that big band opening theme, you used your hands to drum along with it on the nearest flat surface.
Jonny Quest The 4Kids dub went with an average song, but us Rai English watchers spent years singing WIIIIIIIINX! YOU MAGICAL WINX! AMONG THE STARS YOU ARE WIIIIIINX! A MYSTICAL LIGHT OF FIRE! UNDER THE SIGN OF WINX!
The Ambiguously Gay Duo! The Ambiguously Gay Duo! They are taking on evil come what may! They are fighting all crimes to save the day! They're extremely close in an ambiguous way! They're ambiguously gay! They're ambiguously gay! The Ambiguously Gay Duo!!
I'll never do it on a Christmas tree, a Christmas tree, a Christmas tree. Now what would Santa think of me if i did it on a Christmas tree?
Denver the last dinosaur! He's my friend and a whole lot more!
Punky Brewster! Come on it's just a fantasy!
"E...v'ry...time...I...turn around, I see the girl that turns my world around. Standing there..."
You're standing on my neck! La-la-LA-la-la
"Time is a gift, given to you, given to give you the time you need, the time you need to have the time of your life!"
A little known movie called "The Water Babies", has this little gem: "High, high, high, high, high cockalorum! High cockalorum! Happy to be you're company..."
HEY-O! HEY-O! HEY-O! HEY-O! HEY-O! (There are actual lyrics to it, but this part is the most prominent, although it's only actually sung near the end.)
"Uh-oh! Sylvanians! All your troubles soon will melt away..."
" Felix the Cat. The wonderful, wonderful cat. Whenever he gets in a fix, he reaches into his bag of tricks..."
" Class of 3000, sing!"
Not just the theme song either, but every freaking song that came out of the show.
There's a party in my tummy, so yummy, so yummy yummy!
King Kong, you know the name of, King Kong, you know the fame of, King Kong, ten times as big as a man!
"Sugar....Oh, honey, honey..."
"My heart went bang-shang-a-lang, bang-shang-a-lang, bang-shang-a-lang, bang bang..."
"Sing me, sing me, sing me. Sing me, sing me, sing me..."
" Josie and the Pussycats! Long tails, and ears for hats..."
He told you, la...la...la! He told you, la...la...la..."
Jabada, jabada, said jabada. Jabada, jabada, said jabada...
"How did I ever get so lucky, how did I ever get so lucky..."
"Too many cavities, too many cavities..."
How was This not added yet???
"They call him Jabber Jabber Jabber Jabber Jabber Jabber Jabberjaw (The most futuristic shark you ever saw! Nyuk, nyuk, nyuk, nyuk...)"
"When in Rome, you do what the Romans do, you play like the Romans play together. You're all invited, right this way, you're gonna, meet The Roman Holidays..."
" Bravestarr! Bravestarr!..."
"...from my video, to my radio."
" Casper the Friendly Ghost, the friendliest ghost you know..."
"I'm Popeye the Sailor Man (*toot*), I'm Popeye the Sailor Man (*toot*), I'm strong to the "finach", 'cause I eats me spinach, I'm Popeye the Sailor Man (*toot* *toot*)!"
"...his bank account is as rich as his name. That's rich! Richie Rich!
note The theme to The Mighty Thor cartoon from the 60's. Cross the Rainbow Bridge of Asgaaaaaaard...
If you ever watched the cartoon you'd remember its Silver Surfer theme.
Any song from . Happily Ever After Fairy Tales For Every Child "What's Wrong With This Picture?" comes to mind but it's hard to think of a song that weren't Ear Worm potential.
may not have been critically acclaimed but it has a pretty good soundtrack.
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer The Movie "What about, what about, what about his gleaming nose?"
"Everybody's a somebody in Santa's family tree."
"It's Christmas Town, Christmas Town. We're up here in the North - making toys for you until December 24th"
"Here's a nice, normal girl in an ordinary world (Show us your fangs! Yay, Mona!)..."
From the episode Good Vibes The D-List, the remix of Mondo saying "They took my bathing suit!" that goes viral.
They took my bathing suit!
I can't feel my legs!
From the Rainbow Brite movie:
"Ev'rybody's got a part to play/To start each day in a beautiful way/Ev'ry morning when the night goes away/Ev'ry morning is a
brand new day!
"Making brand new friends.....brings a shining light to ev'ry face/Shines for all to see/To make the world a brighter place/Rainbow Brite and me..."
The Nick Jr show has quite a few under its belt. For starters there's the Bubble Guppies theme song, the Outside song and the Color song. There's also the Tree song, Season song, and the Bone song.
I like to move it, move it! I like to move it, move it! Ya like to - MOVE IT! It may not originally be from ''Madagascar, but King Julian's version has more-or-less become the theme song for the movie series.
And when you combine that song with Chris Rock's annoying, memetic Afro Circus gag, you get this, which was played over the credits of the third Madagascar film. Good luck getting this one out of your head.
. Space Goofs Iggy Pop singing the theme pretty much explains it all.
" Once upon a time there was a mom. Her name was Mrs. Pteranodon."
WE ARE LOOKING DOWN ON EVIL SKYSURFER!
Any, and I mean any song in Rock and rule.
Another introduction from Laff-A-Lympics: "This is it, sports fans, participants even!"
Save the world, World of Quest (doo doo doo doo doodoo doo!) MAKE IT STOP!!!!!!!!!!!
Hey, it's Franklin. Coming over to play...
Seabert the bravest dog of all, Seabert is always at your call!
"Bi bi bi bi bi bi bibifoc! Dans l'Antarctique, t'es l'roi des phoques..."
note If you can hear "La Seine" from and not have it stuck in your head all day, I'd really like to know your secret.
A Monster in Paris "Thunderella's Song" from .
Happily Ever After Na, na, na, gonna have a good time! HEY, HEY, HEY!
What's gonna work? Teamwork!
Girl stuff, boy stuff, girl stuff, and don't forget the boy stuff!
Popeye The Sailor Man!" (toot) 200 million years away, in my ship that hides a stowaway, bouncing back in time like a ricochet, over and over...
Iiii'm not afraid of ghosts, I'm not afraid of sharks, I'm not afraid of cancer, I'm just afraid of snakes, they really creep me out, where are their arms and legs? It's not okay!
We're the Hurricanes, our champion spirit is here to stay!
It's Saturday Supercade, gather around, we'll get your video friends together! Yes, Saturdaty Supercade, it's time for fun, and no one else can do it better!
The Fright Song from Monster High. Everyone repeat with us, M-O-N-S-T-E-R, monsters, monsters, yes we are!
Shehicle revs with power supreme, becomes a plane and a submarine, super slap and a sonic scream, Guy's a kid who's livin' the dream!
And the people here dance into the night! Everybody gets dressed up, outta sight! We live in style and we do it right! IN BEVERLY HILLS!
I am the stone that the builder refused, I am the inspiration, the visual, that made lady sing the blues...
Playing by the rules, is highly overrated! Unstoppable, unstoppable!
In the heart of Transylvaaania/ In the vampire hall of fame-yeah/ There's not a vampire zanier than DUCKULA!
Live the code! The code of the dragon! Fight for right! The might of the dragon! With the mark! The mark of the dragon!
If you've lived Spain (or Argentina and other Latin American countries) in the 1960s, 70s, or 80s, you may or may not remember these songs that were made to remind viewers that it was time to go to bed:
La Famila Telerín: "¡Vamos a la cama, que hay que descansar! ¡Para que mañana podamos madrugar!"
Los Televicentes: "La noche con un sueño salieron a pasear..."
Casimiro: "Fuera calcetínes , me pongo el pijama, me cuelgo la ropa, preparo la cama..."
note This song was so popular in Spain, it was later covered by a rock band called "La Cabra Mecánica".
Telin, Telen, Telon: "¡Telin, Telin, Telin, forofa de la tele! ¡Telen Telen Telen, forofa él tambien!..."
So... anybody wanna build a snowman?
tells us that The LEGO Movie "Everything Is AWESOME!!!", and earns the triple exclamation marks.
Time to watch Clone Hiiiiiigh...
"...Je suis une sortcelière / Et le pouvoir et mon choix / Magique à part entière / Tout à la fois / Tara Duncan! / Tara Duncan!
note When there's trouble, you know who to call...
The theme from Filmation's Superman. Pretty much only one word in the lyrics - care to guess what?
The French cartoon Les Shadoks (which had a brief UK run in the early 70s) has a few, notably the Gibis' Theme and the Shadok March.
Astro Farm! Astro Farm! Can't you see we're living on an asteroid in outer space?
Various Hanna-Barbera shows' theme songs, aside from the ones noted above (Yogi, the Flintstones, etc.):
"We've got a gorilla for sale, Magilla Gorilla for sale..."
"The biggest show in town is Huckleberry Hound, for all you guys and gals..."
"Pixie-Dixie-diddily-dum are the best of friends..."
" Wally Gator is a swingin' alligator in the swamp..."
"Yippie-ki-yo-ki-yay, gallopin' all the way, here comes Quick Draw McGraw..."
" Yogi Bear is smarter than the average bear..."
The theme to the Laurel and Hardy Animated Series.
" It started when an alien device did what it did, and stuck itself upon his wrist with secrets that it hid. Now he's got super powers; he's no ordinary kid, he's !" Overhead the song from a younger sibling watching it, got it stuck in my head for several days and decided maybe the show was worth watching if the theme song was Ben10 that catchy.