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signature tune

Brit a melody used to introduce or identify a television or radio programme, a dance band, a performer, etc.
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Bum Rush The Show, Fear Of A Black Planet, with the group's signature tune Fight The Power and their last shop-released album, There's A Poison Going On.
Jones, aged 59, said the incident happened in 1964 shortly before he recorded his signature tune It's Not Unusual , which turned his fortunes around.
Who could have guessed it would all go so horribly wrong that they would not only reach an FA Cup semi-final but it would inspire chairman Theo Paphitis to rewrite their infamous signature tune with this reaction to victory: "We are Millwall and we...expect to lose our good players to the big clubs and sometimes our manager."
Highlights of the night were most definitely an improvised rendition of the groups signature tune, Scooby Snacks, and an original take of Louis Armstrong's All The Time In The World.
The song, used as the signature tune to Channel Four's cricket coverage, is not scheduled to be released in this country until August 30 but is expected to go to the top of the charts when it is.
The 75-year-old was halfway through signature tune I Left My Heart in San Francisco when smoke began to fill the London auditorium.
Carlton Palmer's most glaring contribution to the carnage was to miss Di Canio's left-wing cross, leaving Cole enough time to whistle a few bars of his new signature tune before making it 2-0.
The Tories have chosen Mike Batt, the man behind the Wombles' hits, to compose a signature tune which reflected their "core values and basic principles".
But it was only when the signature tune from his programme was played that I twigged the chat show host was supposed to be Michael Parkinson.
The lead-lined box contained a set of Britain's recently-launched decimal coins, a 1970 Blue Peter annual and a tape of the Blue Peter signature tune.
The only reminder was the BBC's TV cricket signature tune, now sadly gone too.
It is being used as a signature tune on ITV during the championships.