Clowns in the Sky: The Musical History of Mystery Science Theater 3000 is a collection of music from Season 2 through Season 7 of Mystery Science Theater 3000. Released in 1996 exclusively through the MST3K Info Club, the tracks featured include several versions of the opening theme, the closing theme, and a selection of songs featured in host segments throughout the show. The album takes its name from the song featured in the last host segment of Epsidoe #303, "A Clown in the Sky". A second collection that covering Season 8 and Season 9, Clowns in the Sky II, came out in 1998.

Clowns in the Sky is now out of print. However, on December 29th, 2009, both albums were released as a compilation on iTunes and A release on physical media, The Complete Clowns in the Sky, was released in 2019.

Track listing

  1. "Theme Song Version 1A" (Seasons 1-5.5 with Joel)
  2. "My Creepy Girl" (Catalina Caper)
  3. "Godzilla Genealogy Bop" (Godzilla vs. the Sea Monster)
  4. "If Chauffeurs Ruled the World" (Ring of Terror)
  5. "Music from Some Guys in Space" (Pod People)
  6. "Tibby, Oh Tibby" (Gamera)
  7. "The Plate Spinning Song" (Gamera vs. Gaos)
  8. "A Clown in the Sky" (Pod People)
  9. "The Waffle Song" (Viking Women and the Sea Serpent)
  10. "A Patrick Swayze Christmas" (Santa Claus Conquers the Martians)
  11. "Master Ninja Theme Song" (Master Ninja I)
  12. "Tribute to Pants" (Hercules Against the Moon Men)
  13. " Gypsy Rose Me!" (The Day the Earth Froze)
  14. "Kim Cattrall" (City Limits)
  15. "Ode on Estelle" (The Magic Sword)
  16. "Gypsy Moons" (Crash of Moons)
  17. "Hired! Original Broadway Cast" (Bride of the Monster)
  18. "What a Pleasant Journey" (The Girl in Lovers Lane)
  19. "Theme Song Version 2" (Seasons 5.5-6 with Mike)
  20. "The Janitor Song" (Teen-Age Strangler)
  21. "NummyMuffinCoocolButter" (Colossus and the Headhunters)
  22. "Merry Christmas...If That's Okay" (Santa Claus)
  23. "The Greatest Frank of All" (Village of the Giants)
  24. "Livin' in Deep Thirteen" (The Violent Years)
  25. "Bouncy Upbeat Song" (Red Zone Cuba)
  26. "Whom Shall I Kill?" (Samson vs. the Vampire Women)
  27. "Tubular Boobular Joy" (Outlaw)
  28. Theme Song Version 3 (Season 7 with Mrs. Forrester)
  29. "Mighty Science Theater"