The year was 1976. Febuary 28th…. The TV show S.W.A.T was the first television theme song to hit the top of the Billboard Hot 100. The closest any other show ever got was Hawaii 5-0 that made it to #4.
This inspired todays 5@5 Rock Bands that have made theme songs for TV shows.
1- Primus – South Park
2- Ozzy Osbourne- Dog The Bounty Hunter
3- The Presidents Of The United States Of America – The Drew Carey Show
4- Patrick Carney from The Black Keys – Bojack Horseman
5- Queen- Flash