BATMAN THEME

Original Neal Hefti version


Batman!
Batman!
Batman!
Batman!
Batman, Batman, Batman!

Batman!
Batman!
Batman!
Batman!
Batman, Batman, Batman!

Batman!
Batman!
Batman!
Batman!
Batman, Batman, Batman!
Batman, Batman, Batman!

Ba, ba, ba, ba, ba, ba, ba, ba, ba, ba, ba, ba, ba, ba, ba, ba, ba! Batman!


Info

BATMAN THEME is a song composed by Neal Hefti for the 1966 Batman TV series. The song was first released as a single in 1966 with BATMAN CHASE on the B-side (RCA Victor, catalogue # 47-8755). The song was also released that same year on Hefti's Batman Theme And 11 Hefti Bat Songs album (RCA Victor, catalogue # LPM-3573).

Neal Hefti -- "Batman Theme / Batman Chase" (1966 USA 7-inch single, front sleeve)
Neal Hefti -- "Batman Theme / Batman Chase" (1966 USA 7-inch single, front sleeve)
Neal Hefti -- Batman Theme And 11 Hefti Bat Songs (album cover art)
Neal Hefti -- Batman Theme And 11 Hefti Bat Songs (album cover art)

The above lyrics are for the original Neal Hefti version of BATMAN THEME as released in 1966.

Springsteen's Version

Although he has never performed it in full, Bruce Springsteen played an instrumental snippet of BATMAN THEME in the midsection of ROSALITA (COME OUT TONIGHT) on 22 Sep 1979 in New York City, NY, during the MUSE Concerts For A Non-Nuclear Future. See the live 22 Sep 1979 version of ROSALITA (COME OUT TONIGHT).

Credits

Thanks Jake (ol'catfishinthelake at BTX and Greasy Lake) for the lyrics help.

Available Versions

List of available versions of BATMAN THEME on this website:

BATMAN THEME [Original Neal Hefti version]

Page last updated: 06 Apr 2012