Hello: Top New TV Shows of 2021 Driving Music Discovery

Here at Tunefind we’re looking back at some of the highlights from 2021, including the top movie soundtracks, top new TV shows driving music discovery, top tv syncs, and most popular artists on Tunefind. Check out our handy compilation of all our year-end coverage at Round Up: Tunefind’s Best of 2021.  

While we had to say goodbye to some of our favorite music-centric tv shows this past year, a lot of new shows are helping fill the void – and our playlists. Below we recap the most popular new shows in 2021 that have the highest activity and fan engagement on Tunefind. These new shows are the ones that sent fans scrambling to identify the songs and artists featured. All of these shows feature not only great storytelling, but those stories are enhanced and improved by stellar music selection.

Here are the top new shows of 2021 that are driving music discovery:


Music Supervisors: Dave Jordan, Shannon Murphy

Fan Favorite Music Moment:


by Shanti Dope

from The Falcon and The Winter Soldier Soundtrack · Season 1 · Episode 3 · Power Broker

Walking through the streets of Low Town Madripoor.

Music Supervisor: Kevin J. Edelman

Fan Favorite Music Moment:


by Olivia Holt

from Cruel Summer Soundtrack · Season 1 · Episode 7 · Happy Birthday, Kate Wallis

Kate and Mallory roller skate together for Kate…

Music Supervisors: Scott Belluz, Natasha Duprey

Fan Favorite Music Moment:

Music Supervisor: Howard Paar

Fan Favorite Music Moment:


by Sarah Jaffe

from Sex/Life Soundtrack · Season 1 · Episode 1 · The Wives Are in Connecticut

On the roof top next to the pool.

Music Supervisor: N/A

Fan Favorite Music Moment:

Fly Me to the Moon (Cover)

by Joo Won

from Squid Game Soundtrack · Season 1 · Episode 1 · Red Light, Green Light

At the end of Red Light, Green Light.

Music Supervisors: Pascal Mayer, Steve Bouyer

Fan Favorite Music Moment:

Meaning (Choral Version)

by Cascadeur

from Lupin Soundtrack · Season 1 · Episode 4 · Chapter 4

Assane reading the note from Fabienne

Music Supervisor: Dave Jordan, Shannon Murphy

Fan Favorite Music Moment:


by Hayley Kiyoko

from Loki Soundtrack · Season 1 · Episode 3 · Lamentis

Marvel Studios logo animation. At a bar, C-20 h…

Music Supervisor: Kaya Pino

Fan Favorite Music Moment:

Trampoline (Jauz Remix)


from Ginny & Georgia Soundtrack · Season 1 · Episode 1 · Pilot

(Flashback) Georgia's life with Kenny; (Present…

Music Supervisor: Justine von Winterfeldt

Fan Favorite Music Moment:

Tom Tom

by Holy Fuck

from Invincible Soundtrack · Season 1 · Episode 2 · Here Goes Nothing

(0:05); (0:06; (0:07) Mark heads out as Invinci…

Music Supervisor: Alexandra Patsavas

Fan Favorite Music Moment:

Wildest Dreams

by Duomo

from Bridgerton Soundtrack · Season 1 · Episode 6 · Swish

At Clyveden, Simon and Daphne make love outside…

Honorable Mention

This year saw so many new TV shows that a top 10 just wasn’t enough. Both Nine Perfect Strangers and Your Honor arrived in 2021 and fans came running to identify all the music from these two honorable mentions.

Music Supervisor: Gabe Hilfer

Fan Favorite Music Moment:

The Windmills of Your Mind

by Dusty Springfield

from Nine Perfect Strangers Soundtrack · Season 1 · Episode 6 · Motherlode

After Yao and Delilah are talking; Masha is by …

Music Supervisor: Thomas Golubić

Fan Favorite Music Moment:


by Leonard Cohen

from Your Honor Soundtrack · Season 1 · Episode 3 · Part Three

Michael has a drink at a bar. Montage: Kofi goe…

For full details on this year’s most popular songs, artists, television shows, and movies in sync and more, check out our Round Up: Tunefind’s Best of 2021.

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