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Kermit The Frog Plays David Byrne In Talking Heads Skit

Kermit The Frog Plays David Byrne In Talking Heads Skit

Every day, we bring you the best thing we've seen on YouTube - a great piece of archive footage, a music promo or a clip from one of our favourite movies or TV shows.

Today: See Kermit the Frog perform a jerky, puppet dancing version of Talking Heads’ classic 1980 single “Once In A Lifetime.”

The Muppets Tonight video copies the marionette style choreography that the original video became renowned for.

Kermit’s vocals are provided by Jim Henson puppeteer Steve Whitmire- who is also the voice behind Sesame Street’s Ernie.

See the Talking Heads video skit here


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