The Rookies (1972-1976) Thank you, Elmer Bernstein
Composer Morton Stevens masterpiece. Ohhhhh, man!!! You better check your pulse if this one doesn't get you going. Hawaii Five-0 (1968-1980)
Sammy Davis Jr adds vocals over Dave Grusin and Morgan Ames "Keep Your Eye on the Sparrow". Baretta (1975-1978)
S.W.A.T. (1975-1976) Performed by Rhythm Heritage and composed by Barry de Vorzon of The Warriors (1979) fame.
Adam-12 (1968-1975) Composed by Frank Comstock
Jack Elliott composed the soundtrack to Jiggle Television. Charlies Angels (1976-1981)
Vega$ (1978-1981) Dominic Frontiere got P.I. Dan Tanna dancing.
QT loves Quincy Jones. You should, too. Ironside (1967-1975)
The Starsky & Hutch (1975-1979) theme music changed throughout the shows run. Tom Scott's theme is the one that I'm most familiar with. Turns out Season 1 had a theme written by Lalo Schifrin. Awesome. Check it out on youtube.
The Streets of San Francisco (1972-1977) Composed by Partick Williams
TJ Hooker (1982-1985) Mark Snow knows you can't go wrong with horns.
CHiPs (1977-1983) John Parker knows you can't go wrong with horns, too.
I know, it's a horrible theme song, but I love Kojak!!!
Morton Stevens did Hawaii Five-0 AND Police Woman (1974-1978)?!?!?! Genius!
The Mod Squad (1968-1973) Earl Hagen composed this thumping masterpiece.