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Celebrities on Sesame Street

Updated on August 30, 2017
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Sesame Street Guest Appearances

Celebrities have walked down Sesame Street since the start. Sesame Street is the perfect way to see your favorite celebs let loose and show you a side of them you have maybe not seen. Some stars are just like you would expect them to be, but some may surprise you.

Some of the musical performances on Sesame Street are amazing classics that rival that of any other show. Musicians, comedians, actors, political figures, athletes. They all recognize that the entertainment and education of our children is important and with Sesame Street, they can do their part. And, with such great guests, Sesame Street has been able to entertain the adults watching with their kids.

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Sesame Street - Old School, Vol. 1 - Old School Sesame Street (1969-1974)

Sesame Street: Old School - Volume One (1969-1974)
Sesame Street: Old School - Volume One (1969-1974)
Do you remember how to get to Sesame Street? Relive those memorable moments from your childhood with Sesame Street: Old School. The best of seasons one to five are all here for the first time ever on DVD. Included are the best episodes from these early years the original pilot as it aired and tons of extras. Do you remember the Ladybug Picnic? How about Wanda the Witch? Did you learn to count with Bill Cosby or James Earl Jones? Sing "Nasty Dan" with Johnny Cash? Sesame Street Old School has something for everyone whether you just have those adorable monsters (and one big bird) or you want to share the show with your children. Make Abracadabra Peanut Butter and Jelly sandwich grab your rubber duckie and head on down to where the air is sweet. Run Time: 420 mins

Multi-Star Ensembles

These video clips are overflowing with cameos of the celebs you know and love. They're singing, dancing, or otherwise acting goofy.


How great is is to see another side of an actor you respect and enjoy? It is great to see another side of them.

Female Singers

These ladies can SING! Sesame Street has had some amazing women take center stage (or simply stand next to Oscar's garbage can).


Comedians are so comfortable on Sesame Street. Big time comedians like Robin Williams, Bill Cosby, Richard Pryor, and Ellen DeGeneres are just a few who have stopped by.

Politicical Figures

Politician and their spouses often stop by Sesame Street. Ralph Nader had a particularly memorable visit once.

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Buy at AllPosters.comis in no way a comprehensive list of celebrity appearances on Sesame Street. So many celebrities have walked down Sesame! At Wikipedia, there is a more comprehensive (and ever growing) list.

Sports Figures


Goo Goo Dolls and R.E.M did particularly great Sesame Street performances - remake's of their own songs. Ladysmith Black Mambazo's jungle alphabet song is a classic - this is how I now sings my ABCs.

Sesame Street: Vol. 2 - Old School - Old School Sesame Street (1974-1979)

Sesame Street: Old School - Volume Two (1974-1979)
Sesame Street: Old School - Volume Two (1974-1979)
Can you dig it? Sesame Street: Old School Volume 2 picks up right where Volume 1 left off including all the grooviest Sesame Street memories from 1974 to 1979! You ll see cats like Don Music and Roosevelt Franklin Guy Smiley and Fat Blue. Break out your boogie shoes for far out classics like "What s the Name of That Song?" and "Telephone Rock!" Rediscover the Sesame Street of the 1970s -- the place where you learned about letters numbers and lovable furry monsters. Catch you on the flip side! Run Time: 489 min

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Other Celebs - More Celebrity Sesame Street Clips

Katy Perry Seseme Street Video Removed - Sesame Teet?

Katy Perry filmed a show segment

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Do you think it was right for them to pull the Katy Perry segment from airing?

Sesame Street Special Report - Cookiegate

Male Singers

Sesame Street opens every genre of music to children for possible the first time. It has managed to entertain parents and children with the amazing talent it provides.

More Musicians

This is where kids get their first real sense of musical styles. Even at a year and a half, they know what they like. Sesame Street does an excellent job at exposing children to a variety of musical genres.

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These ladies are a lot of fun.

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Songs From The Street
Songs From The Street
Guest Stars: Lena Horne, James Taylor, Billy Joel, Joe Raposo, Paul Simon, Pete Seeger, Cab Calloway, Stevie Wonder, The Pointer Sisters, Johnny Cash, Madeline Kahn, Ladysmith Black Mambazo, B.B. King, Los Lobos, Bobby Mc Ferrin, Ziggy Marley, Diane Schuur, Tony Bennettt, Aaron Neville, Steven Tyler, Spin Doctors, Melissa Etheridge, Gloria Estefan, Hootie & the Blowfish, Trisha Yearwood, Celine Dion, REM, *NSYNC, Destiny's Child, Goo Goo Dolls, Dixie Chicks, Fugees, Ursula 1000, Keb' Mo'

Even More Musicians

Classical Musicians / Singers

Sesame Street has exposed millions of kids to different musical instruments and helped to inspire kids to pick up those instruments themselves. Sesame has become their first touch of music appreciation and music education.

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Not An Official Sesame Street Site

This is not an official Sesame Street website. You can get to the official site here: PBS: Sesame Street

We'd love to hear what's on your mind.

Who was your favorite celebrity guest star?


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