How to Make a Superhero Theme Song


Whether it be for a play, recital, school presentation, or simple enjoyment, creating and composing a superhero theme song is a creative and enjoyable task for individuals of all ages. Superheroes are an iconic representation of good in our culture, so creating a song to emphasize this quality is a positive idea to reinforce. A theme song generally tells the history and specific super powers of a character, almost like a catchy and musical biography.

Things You'll Need

  • Paper
  • Pencil
  • Music
  • Brainstorm a list of ideas for a superhero theme song, including superhero names, powers and his storyline. Set a goal for how long of a song you would like to create. This could vary from a 15 second jingle to a three minute full song.

  • Make a list of keywords associated with your superhero and likewise a list of corresponding words that rhyme to them. Using rhyming helps you develop a rhythm in the song and keeps the tone upbeat and fun.

  • Piece together your brainstorm of ideas you want to come across, along with your keywords and rhymes to form lyrics.

  • Add a simple musical element, such as a drum, rattle or harmonica, to help you keep the beat and rhythm of a song. For the musically gifted, compose a riff on the guitar or a set of musical notes on a keyboard for accompaniment.

  • Add some fun sound effects to highlight the immense power and "wow" factor of your superhero. This could include the clang of symbols or the blow of a horn.

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