Best Anime Songs

Songs used in or written for anime movies or TV productions.

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1Sadness and Sorrow

This is one of the most touching songs I've ever heard. I could literally take a bath using all the tears I've shed after watching Naruto, and all of that came from listening to this song when paired with a death scene.

It suits Itachi Uchiha the best. He made his life a crime a shadow in order to protect the village and the brother he loved.

Every time I listen to it, I cry. It's just such a simple piece of music yet creates a very complex feeling. Absolutely amazing and I've been listening to it for years now and still feel the emotion from this music. Never going to get old.

I think this really suits Naruto's childhood. It breaks my heart, every time, to see Naruto all alone on the swing with the music playing and people scorning him as they walk past. If they scorn Naruto, they are no better. The music has the soft sounding to it with the ringing that makes it perfect for Naruto.

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2No Rain No Rainbow (Naruto)

Very nice song... Love it!

3Rain (Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood)

I love this song is awesome and it really does suit the series fullmetal alchemist very well. I best the entire series could have been based around this particular song. Now then the only issue I have is this song needs to be higher.

Performed by SID, an awesome song by an awesome band, the song is full of emotions & perfectly, sweetly suites the storyline

I love this song! It actually kind of gets along with me... It suits almost everybody! And at times it makes me cry! Really awesome!

I am overtaken by feelings

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4Sign (Naruto)

Watch the anime and feel the pain

From an objective point of view, this song is just marvelous. It mixes tons of feelings at the same time. It should be upagraded.

Sign is such a catchy and good song (maybe besides the English part 'cause it makes no sense)

Its feels like its totally nostalgic, with reference to the opening scene, especially the part with Sasuke.

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5Smile (Full Moon O Sagashite)

I like this song because it is really joyfull and full of fun

6Hinata's Theme

Just like my self

7Tsuioku Merry-Go-Round (Fairy Tail)

It has made me cry, natsu, erza, lucy and gray's sad pasts, and the wonderful meaning and melody, simply the greatest

Awesome way to end an awesome episode of an awesome show

I love this song... Bet, you're going to play this all over again.

Fairy Tail when all was simpler, I love it!

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8Kagome's Theme

From Inuyasha, a particularly haunting melody.

One of my favourites melody's

I love it so very solemn... Like you're in a very peaceful place... Getting out in darkness

It kinda reflects the longing of Kagome for Inuyasha who was been blatantly ignoring what she deeply feels inside. Kinda like unrequited love.

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9Glorious Sunshine (Shugo Chara)

This is a great song because it makes you happy and it has a nice tune and the singer nana mizuki has a great voice

It is really good and its lively

10Guren No Yumiya - Attack On Titan

This song is so powerful. Very well lyrics. Love it so much!

Easily one of the best theme songs ever. The lyrics describe the show's theme perfectly, and the constantly changing beat leaves you wishing it will never end. There are few openings that can top this.

Most epic theme song ever! I could listen to it over and over again and not get bored. Attack on Titan is not my favorite anime show, but I do think it has the best opening theme song.

This song is pretty cool. I love the beat yo it. In my opinion I think it fits in with the anime

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The Newcomers

?Liar Mask - Rika Mayama (Akame Ga Kill)

This is a weirdest anime song. But, once you listen it, you'll like it.

?Kibou Ni Tsuite (Akb0048)
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The Contenders

11Eternal Snow (Full Moon O Sagashite)

So sad, yet wonderful

It was my first ever favorite song!

I love it so much! The feels -3-

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12Exorcist (Blue Exorcist)

The name of the song is so cool

Blue exorcist is just awesome!

Just a warning to those who want to search "Exorcist" on YouTube. DO NOT click the one with the ghost face.

The songs are called... Episode 1-14=Core pride... Episode 15-25=In my world! Which Core Pride is the best:3

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13Shi-Ki (Shiki)

Watched many series in my time and this had arguably the greatest opening I have ever seen

14Zoetrope (Amnesia)

This is a very good song. And it needs to be higher.

I love this song very much!

It is one of the best anime song I ever heard.

This is the best song I heard

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15Wind (Naruto)

To be frank, be straightforward or to put it simply... it's beautiful, especially with reference to the anime ending.

16Memoria (Fate/Zero)

This song is very good. Any song from Fate/Zero is beautiful

17Toumei Datta Sekai (Naruto)

It fit the opening when Naruto fought Pain because it was a sad time

18We Are! (One Piece)

It saddens me on how this is so far down on this list.

One piece many more Best Songs which Should be in top

19Yusuke Power Up (Yu Yu Hakusho)
20Naguse (Tamako Market)
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2. No Rain No Rainbow (Naruto)
3. Toumei Datta Sekai (Naruto)
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2. Believe In Yourself (Baby Steps)
3. Trigger (Zankyou No Terror)
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2. Silhouette - Naruto Shippuden
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