Written by Bennie Benjamin, Eddie Durham, Sol Marcus, and Edward Seiler
Date 1941
Source Horace Heidt record
Publisher Benjamin Bennie Music Inc.; Eddie Durham Swing Music; Ocheri Publishing Corp.

A group of Singing Firemen sing "I Don't Want to Set the World on Fire" for the UK Spot in episode 303 of The Muppet Show. Meanwhile, Fozzie Bear is trying to put out the fire in the theater.

Scred also sang a portion of this song during a "Land of Gorch" sketch on Saturday Night Live.