Top Ten Animes With the Best Theme Songs

Don't you just love Japanese music? No? Ok I guess it's just me.

The Top Ten

1 Naruto Shippuden Naruto Shippuden Naruto: Shippuden is the ongoing sequel to the original Naruto anime and covers the Naruto manga from volume twenty-eight on. The TV adaptation of Naruto: Shippuden debuted in Japan on February 15, 2007 on TV Tokyo. It is developed by Studio Pierrot and directed by Hayato Date.

Naruto have one of the best theme songs ever. Distance and Blue Bird are the best. - Chaotixhero

The theme songs are just amasing its fun watching the video as welll as the song itself and lyrics all combined together to make a peice of art and of course going really well with the anime story line so to be short everything fits well

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2 Dragon Ball Z Dragon Ball Z Dragon Ball Z is a Japanese anime television series produced by Toei Animation. Dragon Ball Z follows the adventures of Goku who, along with the Z Warriors, defends the Earth against evil. The action adventures are entertaining and reinforce the concept of good versus evil. Dragon Ball Z teaches valuable more.

Brilliant! Energetic! ELECTRIFYING!

The American theme is okay. - Chaotixhero

The theme song is ok, but its like 200th
Best anime but not best THEME Song - Humzinium

3 Neon Genesis Evangelion Neon Genesis Evangelion Neon Genesis Evangelion, commonly referred to as Evangelion or Eva, is a Japanese animated television series produced by Gainax and Tatsunoko Production, and directed by Hideaki Anno.

Is this even a question?

4 Dragon Ball Dragon Ball Dragon Ball is a Japanese anime television series produced by Toei Animation. It made anime popular in America and is based on the manga of the same name by Akira Toriyama. It was dubbed in English on Cartoon Networks Toonami block and still has many fans today.

I love the American theme way more then the Japanese theme. And not to be confused, this is the first dragon ball not Dragon ball Z. - Chaotixhero

5 Attack On Titan Attack On Titan Attack on Titan, also known as Shingeki no Kyojin in Japanese, created by Hajime Isayama, is one of the most popular Japanese anime series to be released. It was first watched in Japan during 2013 and was dubbed in English to be watched in America in 2014. It is best known for its emotional moments, more.

It literally goes with everything, go ahead and prove me wrong! How can you not vote for this? It's epic! I listen to it everyday!

Even though I don't watch it, I LOVE the theme!
But it's kinda weird for me to hear it now because of a video from YouTube. - funnyuser


6 Naruto Naruto Naruto is an anime and manga franchise Naruto, created by Masashi Kishimoto. The manga was later adapted into a television anime, which was produced by Studio Pierrot and Aniplex. It premiered across Japan on the terrestrial TV Tokyo and other TX Network stations on October 3, 2002. The first series more.
7 Pokémon

Dude everyone has to admit Pokemon has the best theme song. The original is the best. Season 8's is the second best. All of them are good.

I should have put this number one! Dang I'm so stupid. This show have the best theme song in anime history! - Chaotixhero

I was expecting this song to be at least top 3. It's one of the most iconic anime songs of all time - Mcgillacuddy

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8 Sonic X Sonic X Sonic X is a Japanese anime television series created by TMS Entertainment and based on the Sonic the Hedgehog video game series published by Sega.

Yeah you didn't expect this here did ya? Okay maybe you kinda did. Which do you think is better? The 4kids "Gotta Go Fast" or the Japanese theme "Sonic Drive"? In my opinion, I like the Japanese theme more. - Chaotixhero

Must Proceed at a high Velocity - Zombieman99

9 One Piece One Piece One Piece is a manga franchise created by Eiichiro Oda. The manga has been adapted into an original video animation (OVA) produced by Production I.G in 1998, and an anime series produced by Toei Animation, which began broadcasting in Japan in 1999 and has aired 749 episodes to date.

Iconic them songs. Awesome and some are even dubbed, that's just how important they are.

Sounds a little cool at first. - Chaotixhero

10 Fairy Tail Fairy Tail Fairy Tail is a manga franchise created by Hiro Mashima. The manga has been adapted into an anime series produced by A-1 Pictures and Satelight, which began broadcasting in Japan on October 12, 2009. Additionally, A-1 Pictures and Satelight have developed seven original video animations and an animated more.

I can't believe this wasn't on the list. Fairy Tail is the only anime till now that managed to make me love all its openings. They are all so good and catchy

How is fairy tail not in the top 10?! Seriously, the theme songs are brilliant. - FennikenFan9

Loved the first theme. It sent chills up my spine and causes nostalgia

Love literally every single opening. Best openings ever. - RebeccaDarking

The Newcomers

? Sailor Moon Sailor Moon

The Contenders

11 Great Teacher Onizuka Great Teacher Onizuka
12 Gundam Wing
13 Samurai Jack Samurai Jack Samurai Jack is an American action-adventure chanbara animated series created by Genndy Tartakovsky for Cartoon Network. The series premiered on August 10, 2001, with a TV movie called The Premiere Movie, before ending in its fourth season on September 25, 2004, without concluding the story. A revival more.

Would this be considered a Western anime, like Avatar and the Boondocks? - Mcgillacuddy

Yes it's a anime. - Chaotixhero

14 Trinity Blood
15 Paradise Kiss
16 Fullmetal Alchemist Brotherhood
17 Black Jack
18 Steins;Gate Steins;Gate
19 Kirby: Right back at ya

Is it odd that Nintendo gave Kirby a anime and not Link or Mario? - Chaotixhero

Kirby Kirby Kirby's the one! He's coming right back at ya!

Nintendo in Japan didn't but in America there was the super Mario super show. And movie and A legend of Zelda show. The Mario show is ok but the legend of Zelda and the Mario movie aren't that great. So those of u who say link never had a voice... U are wrong, he had one but it sucked so forget it ever happened...

20 Death Note Death Note Death Note is a Japanese television drama series based on the manga series of the same name by Tsugumi Ohba and Takeshi Obata. The show is centered around Light Yagami a promising highschooler and aspiring detective with a strong sense of "justice".

Hell, no. Get this higher. The main theme and the opening theme are the absolute best. - SwagFlicks

The first theme song is so good. We need to get this higher!

I'm refering to the first opening. - SwagFlicks

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Top Remixes (5)

1. Yu-Gi-Oh!
2. Sailor Moon
3. Death Note
1. Neon Genesis Evangelion
2. Dragon Ball
3. Attack On Titan
1. Naruto Shippuden
2. Dragon Ball Z
3. Sonic X

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