What are the favorite Western movie and tv theme songs ? – Entertainment & ArtsReport
The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly is a popular cowboy theme and has been used in numerous movies.
‘Rawhide’ by Frankie Laine (and the Blues Brothers).
‘Magnificent Seven’ from Oscar nominated soundtrack by Elmer Bernstein.
‘Bonanza’ released (with Lyrics) by Johnny Cash in 1963.
‘High Noon’ by Tex Ritter.
‘Old Turkey Buzzard’, theme to ‘MacKenna’s Gold'(1969) by Jose Feliciano (my personal favourite).
‘High Chaparral Theme’.
‘She Wore a Yellow Ribbon’ covered by Mitch Miller or the Andrews Sisters.
‘Johnny Guitar’ movie theme sung by Peggy Lee.
‘Man With the Harmonica’ by Ennio Morricone, from Sergio Leone’s ‘Once Upon a Time in the West’.
‘The Virginian’ theme by Percy Faith.