This is a song presented to veteran Muppeteer Jerry Nelson by his colleagues in celebration of Nelson's 55th birthday in 1989. The song is written by Rick Lyon and features various Muppet characters performed by Jim Henson, Frank Oz, Richard Hunt, Dave Goelz, Steve Whitmire, Carroll Spinney, Kevin Clash, Fran Brill, Karen Prell, Kathryn Mullen, Louise Gold, Martin P. Robinson, David Rudman, Camille Bonora, Jim Martin, Noel MacNeal, Pam Arciero, and Gord Robertson. The song is 9 minutes and 40 seconds.
in order of appearance
The Newsman, Digit, Annie Sue, Boober Fraggle, Red Fraggle, Leon, Zoot, Grover, Gonzo, Scooter, Prairie Dawn, Lindbergh, Telly Monster, Beauregard, Forgetful Jones, Buster the Horse, Guy Smiley, Cookie Monster, Rowlf, Vicki, Junior Gorg, Miss Piggy, Link Hogthrob, Big Bird, the Swedish Chef, Dr. Bunsen Honeydew, Janice, Colleen Barker, Doozers, Animal, Dr. Teeth, Traveling Matt Fraggle, Bean Bunny, Bert, Ernie, Boo Monster, Molly Monster, P.J., Kylie, Fozzie Bear, Mokey Fraggle, Don Music, Granny Bunny, Sam Eagle, Chester Rat, Yolanda Rat, Kermit the Frog, Grungetta, Hoots the Owl, Ace Yu, Flash, Elmo, Tug Monster, Placido Flamingo, Sweetums, Rizzo the Rat, Chickens, Chip Cat, Dip Cat, Snuffleupagus, Meryl Sheep, Beaker, Clifford, Bugsy Them, Wembley Fraggle, Gladys the Cow, Sprocket, Oscar the Grouch, Ruby, Statler, and Waldorf.