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Aerythrin

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Best anime music ♪

My favourite and the most memorable openings, endings and background music in anime. I will name the artist, song and attempt to put a link to each song in the description. Please bear in mind that links may be dead (YouTube tends to delete a lot of the videos I use) and it would be very difficult to keep track of them all. Currently squishing dead links and trying to add to the list little by little. DISCLAIMER: all of my lists only contain entries from anime I’ve seen or am watching, usually I enter them when I’m finished with them for clarity.
1 07-Ghost

07-Ghost

OP - Aka no Kakera - Suzuki Yuki -Link

Got me hyped every episode.

ED - Hitomi no Kotae - Noria -Link

Such a pretty song! Has a nostalgic kind of feeling to it.

Shoutout to the BGM. It's unique and memorable. Here is a playlist.

2 11eyes

11eyes

OP - Arrival of Tears - Ayane - Link

Great OP, mediocre anime.

3 91 Days

91 Days

ED - Rain or Shine - ELISA - Link

The instruments used in this song and even ELISA's voice really fits the time period the anime is set in, it feels like the kind of song that might play in a speakeasy or classy bar or club in the '20s.

Also, the BGM is really well-done and perfectly fits the time period of the show. Enjoy!

4 Absolute Duo

Absolute Duo

OP - Absolute Soul - Konomi Suzuki - Link

Very catchy, and I love Konomin's vocals.

5 ACCA: 13-Territory Inspection Dept.

ACCA: 13-Territory Inspection Dept.

OP - Shadow and Truth - ONE III NOTES - Link

This is so chilled out, but has a modern vibe alongside the jazzy sound.

ED - Pale Moon ga Yureteru - Aira Yuuki - Link

Such a pretty tune.

The BGM deserves a mention too. So chill and unique!

6 Actually, I Am…

Actually, I Am…

OP - Himitsu wo Choudai - Ars Magna -Link

This song is so upbeat and happy.

7 A Destructive God Sits Next to Me

A Destructive God Sits Next to Me

OP - Take mo' Chance - all at once - Link

Very catchy.

ED - FREEDOM de Muda ni Muteki!! - AOP - Link

Super cute and fits the show really well. Only thing is it sounds a bit like a cute girls doing cute things song and that's the opposite of the anime. :')

8 Ajin: Demi-Human

Ajin: Demi-Human

OP - Yoru wa Nemureru kai? - flumpool - Link

One of my all time favourites. I love me some J-rock and flumpool do such a good job on everything here.

ED - HOW CLOSE YOU ARE - Miyano Mamoru - Link

This song is a really nice, slow and melancholy one.

9 Ajin: Demi-Human 2nd Season

Ajin: Demi-Human 2nd Season

OP - Boku wa Boku de Atte - angela x fripside - Link

Prefer season 1 OP, but liked this one too. angela's voice is great!

10 Akame ga Kill!

Akame ga Kill!

OP 1 - Skyreach - Sora Amamiya - Link

Love the chorus!

OP 2 - Liar Mask - Rika Mayama - Link

My favourite of the two. Super catchy.

11 Aldnoah.Zero

Aldnoah.Zero

OP - heavenly blue - Kalafina - Link

I always love Kalafina songs.

12 Aldnoah.Zero 2nd Season

Aldnoah.Zero 2nd Season

OP - &Z - SawanoHiroyuki[nZk]:mizuki - Link

This song always gives me goosebumps.

13 Amagi Brilliant Park

Amagi Brilliant Park

OP - EXTRA MAGIC HOUR - AKINO with bless4 - Link

The chorus is my favourite part, but overall it's a great and fun song that fits the anime!

14 Angel Beats!

Angel Beats!

OP 1 - My Soul, Your Beats - Lia - Link

A really emotional song which fits the anime perfectly. I think I like this version better.

OP 2 - My Soul, Your Beats - LiSA - Link

Not the biggest LiSA fan (sorry) but I like the song.

15 Anne-Happy

Anne-Happy

OP - PUNCH☆MIND☆HAPPINESS - Happy Clover - Link

This song PERFECTLY fits the show. Super cute.

16 Another

Another

OP - Kyoumu Densen - ALI PROJECT - Link

I love AP, and this opening fits Another really well, super creepy vibes.

17 Anti-Magic Academy: The 35th Test Platoon

Anti-Magic Academy: The 35th Test Platoon

OP - Embrace Blade - Afilia Saga - Link

Nice vocals on this track.

ED - Calling my Twilight - Itou Kanako - Link

I'm an Itou Kanako stan, sorrynotsorry. Love her voice so much and this song has such a great grunge/house vibe.

18 Antique Bakery

Antique Bakery

OP - Life goes on ~side K~ - CHEMISTRY - Link

Very catchy!

ED - Life goes on ~side D~ - CHEMISTRY - Link

A more chilled version of the above. Lovely vocals as well.

19 Ascendance of a Bookworm

Ascendance of a Bookworm

OP - Masshiro - Moroboshi Sumire - Link

Beautiful vocals.

ED - Kamikazari no Tenshi - Nakajima Megumi - Link

Something a bit different. Love the strings! It's cute but not too much.

20 Assassination Classroom

Assassination Classroom

OP 1 - Seishun Satsubatsu-ron - 3-nen E-gumi Utatan - Link

I love all of the openings of this show to death. They're so upbeat and crazy and catchy.

OP 2 - Jiriki Hongan Revolution - 3-nen E-gumi Utatan - Link

Prolly my least favourite of the four, but still love it.

21 Assassination Classroom 2nd Season

Assassination Classroom 2nd Season

OP 1 - QUESTION - 3-nen E-gumi Utatan Link

So fun and catchy. My favourite of the four.

OP 2 - Bye Bye Yesterday - 3-nen E-gumi Utatan - Link

My second-favourite opening. 

22 Attack on Titan

Attack on Titan

OP 1 - Guren no Yumiya - Linked Horizon Link

Love LH and the choir parts behind their vocals are awesome.

OP 2 - Jiyuu no Tsubasa - Linked Horizon Link

So much of this feels like a national anthem, which fits the show so well.

23 Attack on Titan: Junior High

Attack on Titan: Junior High

OP - Seishun wa Hanabi no You ni - Linked Horizon Link

Still love Linked Horizon, and the bells are a nice touch. This is more lighthearted but still sounds so epic.

24 B-PROJECT

B-PROJECT

OP - Kodou*Ambitious - B-Project - Link

Super catchy!

ED - Hoshi to Tsuki no Sentence - Kitakore - Link

My favourite unit of the show, singing one of my favourite songs from the show. :D

25 Baccano!

Baccano!

OP - Gun's and Roses - Paradise Lunch - Link

Memorable and iconic! Love instrumental openings and this one totally fits the music style from the anime's setting.

26 Bakemonogatari

Bakemonogatari

OP 1 - stable staple - Chiwa Saito - Link

Not my favourite character, or my favourite OP, but has a great chorus!

OP 4 - Ren'ai Circulation - Kana Hanazawa - Link

Super adowable!

OP 5 - Sugar Sweet Nightmare - Yui Horie - Link

This song is super catchy and probably my favourite of Bakemonogatari overall. I love Yui's voice. This is another one of my all-time favourite anime songs.

27 Barakamon

Barakamon

OP - Rashisa - SUPER BEAVER - Link

A catchy song which fits the show nicely.

28 Beyond the Boundary

Beyond the Boundary

OP - Kyoukai no Kanata - Minori Chihara - Link

One of my favourites. I love Minorin's voice so much.

ED - Daisy - STEREO DIVE FOUNDATION - Link

Love this too, great vocals and very memorable.

29 Black Lagoon

Black Lagoon

OP - Red Fraction - MELL - Link

A very catchy song. Fits the show.

ED - Don't Look Behind - EDISON - Link

Such a sombre and dark song.

30 Blood Blockade Battlefront & Beyond

Blood Blockade Battlefront & Beyond

31 Blood Blockade Battlefront

Blood Blockade Battlefront

OP - Hello, World! - Bump of Chicken - Link

Love! Might be my very favourite anime opening.

ED - Sugar Song to Bitter Step - Unison Square Garden - Link

This is such a bop.

32 Bloodivores

Bloodivores

OP - NENTEN - Mili - Link

A really catchy song. Here is the original Chinese version.

ED - quiet squall - siraph - Link

A quiet and melancholic song. Super pretty.

33 Blue Exorcist

Blue Exorcist

OP 1 - CORE PRIDE - UVERworld - Link

I really love the drums and sax at the start of this song. It's quite catchy too.

ED 1 - Take off - 2PM - Link

I love K-Pop, so this one was an obvious choice. ^_^

OP 2 - IN MY WORLD - ROOKieZ is PUNK'D - Link

Another catchy song. Really nice guitar part too.

34 Brynhildr in the Darkness

Brynhildr in the Darkness

OP 1 - BRYNHILDR IN THE DARKNESS -Ver. EJECTED- - Nao Tokisawa - Link

Instrumental openings are great and I like dubstep/house music. Liked this more than the second OP.

35 Bungou Stray Dogs

Bungou Stray Dogs

OP - Trash Candy - GRANRODEO - Link

I like GRANRODEO and this song is no exception.

ED - Namae wo Yobu yo - Luck Life - Link

This guy has a beautiful voice, and this is a gorgeous song.

A shoutout to the BGM also. Very unique. Has Durarara vibes but not really comparable to anything I've heard. Eye of the Tiger is my favourite track.

36 Bungou Stray Dogs 2nd Season

Bungou Stray Dogs 2nd Season

OP - Reason Living - SCREEN Mode - Link

Think I like this OP better than seasin 1's OP. Very catchy!

ED - Kaze ga Fuku Machi - Luck Life - Link

Again, I love this guy's voice. A really pretty song.

37 Bungou Stray Dogs 3rd Season

Bungou Stray Dogs 3rd Season

OP - Setsuna no Ai - GRANRODEO - Link

One of those songs which grew on me. Wasn't a massive fan at first but the more I listened the more I began to think it might be my favourite BSD OP of all!

38 Bungou Stray Dogs Movie: Dead Apple

Bungou Stray Dogs Movie: Dead Apple

OP - Deadly Drive - GRANRODEO - Link

One of the catchiest openings of BSD for me!

Tfw you punch Dazai back to life.

39 Chaos;HEAd

Chaos;HEAd

OP - F.D.D - Itou Kanako - Link

Love me some Itou Kanako.

ED - Super Special - Seira Kagami - Link

A bit different, nice lyrics and vocals.

40 Charlotte

Charlotte

OP - Bravely You - Lia - Link

Very popular song and quite catchy.

41 Cheer Boys!!

Cheer Boys!!

OP - Hajime no Ippo - Luck Life - Link

A fun and fairly fast-paced catchy song.

ED - LIMIT BREAKERS - BREAKERS (the cast) - Link

GO FIGHT WIN!

42 Chihayafuru

Chihayafuru

OP - YOUTHFUL - 99RadioService - Link

I love the vocals of this guy. It's a very catchy song and it fit Chihayafuru nicely. Sadly it was the only song I really liked, but the BGM in this show was also epic.

BGM is some of my favourite too. The Main Theme is so good!

43 Chihayafuru 2

Chihayafuru 2

This section of OST is so epic.

44 Children of the Whales

Children of the Whales

45 Chivalry of a Failed Knight

Chivalry of a Failed Knight

OP - Identity - Mikio Sakai - Link

I love the style of this song, and it's super catchy. Interesting vocals too.

ED - Haramitsu Renge - ALI PROJECT - Link

Love AP's vocals!

46 Classroom☆Crisis

Classroom☆Crisis

OP - Cobalt - TrySail - Link

The beat of this song is so great.

47 Code:Breaker

Code:Breaker

OP - DARK SHAME - GRANRODEO - Link

Super catchy, I love GRANRODEO anyway.

ED - Shiroi Karasu - Suzumura Kenichi - Link

I might like this more than the OP actually. Really easy to listen to and gorgeous vocals.

The OST is also worth a mention, I especially love the piece called A Battle of Unusual Talent.

48 Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion

Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion

OP 1 - COLORS - FLOW - Link

Love me some FLOW. Always very catchy!

ED 1 - Yuukyou Seishunka - ALI PROJECT - Link

Big AP love. This is one of my favourites and listening to it gives me a massive nostalgia hit.

49 Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion R2

Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion R2

OP 2 - WORLD END - FLOW - Link

FLOW's music is always such a mood-lifter.

ED 2 - Waga Routashi Aku no Hana - ALI PROJECT - Link

Very catchy. Love the use of instruments and the fast pace.

50 Comet Lucifer

Comet Lucifer

OP - The Seed and the Sower - fhana - Link

I love, love love fhana's voice. Such a pretty song.

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Homopotato Aug 12, 2019

Jojo's Bizarre Adventure?

CaptainDingus Apr 8, 2019

jojo. am i right or am i right

BigakuAcedia Mar 17, 2019

You really have a lot of favourites huh.

sepandy Aug 20, 2018

I don't know if you did mention unravel from tokyo ghoul or not but that's not why i am commenting
check out Koi wa Ameagari no You ni OP