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Songs the Muppets SHOULD have covered...

Discussion in 'Classic Muppets' started by Stix, Feb 7, 2007.

  1. Stix

    Stix Active Member

    Sometimes I hear a song and imagine what it might be like if performed on The Muppet Show. I can really see/hear an Electric Mayhem version of Guns 'n' Roses' 'Welcome to the Jungle', performed in, of course, a jungle. With Dr Teeth singing and the piece ending with a screen full of apes, lions, snakes, etc etc.

    Anyone else got any Muppet fantasy cover versions?
     
  2. SarahOnBway

    SarahOnBway Well-Known Member

    Well, being the big musical theater nerd that I am, I always loved it when the Muppets sang showtunes, and I sometimes wonder what it would be like for them to sing modern musical tunes. Like Piggy singing Popular from Wicked? It would be priceless.
     
  3. Telly

    Telly Well-Known Member

    Since I'm a sap and LOVE "We Got Us" I'd like to hear the cast sing "That's What Friends Are For" or Steve Whitmire's Kermit sing Rainbow "ConnectioN"
     
  4. crazed gonzo fa

    crazed gonzo fa Well-Known Member

    I'd really like to see the muppets perform "It's Still Rock and Roll to Me". The way I picture it going is have two muppets sing it while riding a motorcycle with one of them in a side car.
     
  5. Stix

    Stix Active Member

    Miss Piggy singing 'Somebody to Love' by Queen
     
  6. mikebennidict

    mikebennidict Well-Known Member

    The O'Jays/Put Your Hands Together.
     
  7. mikebennidict

    mikebennidict Well-Known Member

    Bachman Turner Overdrives's Taking Care of Bussiness.
     
  8. Beakerfan

    Beakerfan Well-Known Member

    The Beatle's Lady Madonna perhaps?
     
  9. crazed gonzo fa

    crazed gonzo fa Well-Known Member

    Billy Joel's Uptown Girl
     
  10. TotallySpiesFan

    TotallySpiesFan Well-Known Member

  11. crazed gonzo fa

    crazed gonzo fa Well-Known Member

    Bon Jovi's "I'll be there for you", sung by Floyd and Janice.
     
  12. dabauckham

    dabauckham Well-Known Member

    Dude, that WOULD be sweet! What about Randy Newman's "Mama Told Me Not to Come"? That would be most excellent sung by Dr. Teeth:D
     
  13. Speed Tracer

    Speed Tracer Well-Known Member

    Down Under.

    Oh, you know you want to see it, too.
     
  14. Muppet Newsgirl

    Muppet Newsgirl Well-Known Member

    Let's see, tunes that the Muppets should have covered...well, here's two, at least.

    "Walk of Life," by Dire Straits. I can really picture the Mayhem covering that.
    "She Blinded Me With Science" by Thomas Dolby.
     
  15. anytimepally

    anytimepally Well-Known Member

    they did this in a "Tales from the Vet" segment on Muppets Tonight!
     
  16. TotallySpiesFan

    TotallySpiesFan Well-Known Member

    Ray Conniff's Theme From Mahogany
     
  17. mikebennidict

    mikebennidict Well-Known Member

    Madness/ 1 Step Beyond.
     
  18. Muppet Newsgirl

    Muppet Newsgirl Well-Known Member

    Hmm, what about "Bette Davis Eyes," by Kim Carnes?

    I think I can also see the Mayhem doing "Unchain My Heart."
     
  19. Muppet Newsgirl

    Muppet Newsgirl Well-Known Member

    Did they, really?

    Well...in that case, what about "Weird Science" by Oingo Boingo? Or "Dead Man's Party?"
     
  20. crazed gonzo fa

    crazed gonzo fa Well-Known Member

    Billy Joel's "Piano Man" performed by Rowlf.
     

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