The 1970's had its share of very catchy and extremely popular TV theme songs that are instantly recognizable today. One of the most memorable standouts from a successful TV show is usually its theme song. In past decades, such as the 1960's, it was filled with catchy tunes and exciting instrumentals. Usually the unforgettable songs with crazy lyrics were associated with comedies, while instrumentals were designed for the serious dramas such as crime capers and detective stories.
In the 1970's it had its share of TV theme songs where some were #1 hits on the Hot 100 Billboard chart. Others included catchy sing- a-longs. You'll find three instrumentals for the drama shows, and five lyrical songs for the sitcoms. We'll take a closer look at the eight TV theme songs of the 1970's. You'll get to know the name of the show and its song, who sang it, something about each television program and why it made the list. Get ready for a whole lot of fun listening to these theme songs while reading all about it.