Monday, 18 September 2017
"Meet the Flintstones", also worded as "(Meet) The Flintstones", is the theme song from the 1960s television series The Flintstones. Composed in 1961 by Hoyt Curtin, Joseph Barbera and William Hanna. It is one of the most popular and best known of all theme songs, with its catchy lyrics; "Flintstones, meet the Flintstones, they're the modern Stone Age family". "(Meet) The Flintstones" is a song by The B.C. 52's, a fictional band from the film The Flintstones. The fictional band was made up of the then-lineup of music group The B-52's, and released as a single from the soundtrack of The Flintstones. The song is a cover version of the series' theme song, with an extra verse added.
The single peaked at number 33 on the Billboard Hot 100 and was the band's highest entry on the U.S. Billboard Hot Dance Club Play chart at number 3 (tying with "Summer of Love" from 1986). The song was also the band's second highest charting single in the United Kingdom (the highest being "Love Shack" at number 2), also peaking at number 3.
01 (Meet) The Flintstones (Original LP Version)
02 (Meet) The Flintstones (Barney's Edit)
03 (Meet) The Flintstones (Space Cowboy Mix 1)
04 (Meet) The Flintstones (Instrumental)