|Music by||Paul Jacobs|
|Lyrics by||Sarah Durkee|
|Publisher|| Durkee/Jacobs Inc.|
Sesame Street Inc.
"Important" is a Sesame Street song sung by the Oinker Sisters that explains what the word "important" means. They get some help from their barnyard friends, who sing about what they consider important.
- Performers include Kevin Clash, David Rudman, Joey Mazzarino (as the Oinker Sisters), Jerry Nelson (farmer voice), Martin P. Robinson (farmer puppeteer and announcer), Richard Hunt, Jim Martin, Kathryn Mullen, Rick Lyon, Pam Arciero, Carmen Osbahr, and Fran Brill.
- This segment was taped on November 30, 1990, and was directed by Jon Stone.