9 TV Shows with the Best Soundtracks of All Time
If you ask me, good music can make almost any visual medium better, even if the visuals are mediocre. I mean, hearing a Radiohead song at the end of the first Twilight movie almost made me forget that that entire movie was ridiculous. That’s why soundtracks have a special place in my heart, and while we usually think of movies when we see the world soundtracks — from the Harry Potter score to the tracks on Clueless — I believe that some of the best soundtracks have come from TV shows. In fact, there are some TV shows that have such good soundtracks during the original airing that when the rights to the songs don’t pass on for streaming, I find it hard to watch the shows… yes, all because the original music is gone and it just feels off.
Unfortunately, a lot of shows don’t utilize music the way they should. Maybe they believe it would distract from the show, maybe it’s just too much of an afterthought to dedicate much money to. But there are plenty of standout TV shows that have memorable soundtracks that pretty much make the show what it is. So without further ado, check out these nine TV shows with the best soundtracks of all time: