Football is music to everyone’s ears, and literal music to everyone’s ears can be good too.
From the iconic Sam Spence NFL Films soundtrack to the network’s various anthems for the Game’s Sunday and Monday offerings, NFL fans are no strangers to recognizable music. Amazon is looking to continue the trend with its own theme, with the vast majority of fans introduced to the theme on Thursday night.
“Our goal was to create a memorable theme that was both current and timeless,” said composer Pinar Toprak. “We relied on the big horns and muscular energy of the legacy scores, in combination with unique lyrical moments, to achieve feeling and spirit.”
Well, consider it mission accomplished for Toprak and Co.
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With the Chargers and Chiefs setting the tone for the debut of “Thursday Night Football,” the music may have been the real tone setter.
Music from Amazon Prime ‘Thursday Night Football’
Composed by Pinar Toprak, Amazon Prime’s “Thursday Night Football” theme has hints of 70s themes with a big brassy and energetic feel, as well as a hint of modern blockbuster movie themes.
It sounds a bit brighter and “superhero” than some of the other network offerings, which is especially fitting, considering Toprak composed the music for Marvel’s “Captain Marvel.”
Here is the song in its entirety: