Where to Download Cartoon Theme Songs and Sounds

Some of the catchiest tunes folks walk around humming to themselves come from cartoonsFamily Guy, which frequently has everyone singing, has been nominated for Emmy awards for songs like "Christmastime is Killing Us," "Down's Syndrome Girl" and "My Drunken Irish Dad." Another musical cartoon has been nominated for an Emmy award for "I Ain't Got Rhythm." The Simpsons have been nominated numerous times for best song, and won for "We Put the Spring in Springfield" and "You're Checkin' In (A Musical Tribute to the Betty Ford Center)."

Whether it's the theme to The Flintstones or SpongeBob SquarePants, from classic cartoons to recent sensations, everyone can find a song they love. Listed below are the top sites I recommend for downloading quotes and songs from your favorite cartoons.

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'The Simpsons'

The Simpsons
The Simpsons. Twentieth Century Fox

Alf Clausen won an Emmy award for Outstanding Music Composition for a Series for The Simpsons more than once. Danny Elfman was nominated for an Emmy award for Outstanding Achievement in Main Title Theme Music for the opening theme song when the show premiered in 1990. Visit these websites to download quotes and songs from The Simpsons, including prank calls to Moe's and songs, like "We Put the Spring in Springfield."

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'Family Guy'

Family Guy
Family Guy. Twentieth Century Fox

Family Guy has been nominated for Emmy awards in Outstanding Music Composition for a Series and Outstanding Original Music and Lyrics, even for the song "Down's Syndrome Girl" from the "Extra Large Medium" episode. You can have Peter Griffin announce that you have new email, or listen to quotes and clips from Family Guy songs at this website.

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'South Park'

South Park
South Park. Comedy Central

has never been nominated for an Emmy award for the music that's played during the show, not even for "Mr. Hankey's Christmas Classics." However, South Park: Bigger Longer & Uncut was nominated for Oscar award for Best Music, Original Song for "Blame Canada" in 2000.

South Park is full of quotable sayings, especially Cartman's, "Respect my authori-tay!" Visit the ultimate South Park website for sound clips and songs.

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Futurama Cast Picture
Futurama Cast Picture. Futurama TM and © 2010

Billy West provides the voices for most of the characters on Futurama, including Fry, Professor Farnsworth, Dr. Zoidberg and Zapp Brannigan. Visit these websites to listen to the Professor say, "Good news, everyone!" or hear Dr. Zoidberg's Three Stooges impressions. Or listen to quotes from Fry, Leela and other Futurama characters.

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'King of the Hill'

King of the Hill - Hank, Peggy and Bobby
King of the Hill - Hank, Peggy and Bobby. Twentieth Century Fox

King of the Hill has a catchy theme song, "Yahoos and Triangles" by The Refreshments. Not only is the theme song memorable, but also Hank Hill is famous for saying, "I'll tell you what." Plus, Boomhauer is famous for mumbling. Listen to these King of the Hill quotes from all the characters.