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[[Image:Paul Williams.JPG|right|300px|thumb|Paul Williams and [[Beautiful Day Monster]]]]
 
[[Image:Paul Williams.JPG|right|300px|thumb|Paul Williams and [[Beautiful Day Monster]]]]
   
'''Paul Williams''' (b. 1940) is one of the most gifted and prolific lyricists and composers. He is also a singer, actor and humanitarian.
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'''Paul Williams''' (b. 1940) is a prolific lyricist and composer, and also a singer and actor.
   
 
Some of his most famous compositions include, "We've Only Just Begun," "An Old-Fashioned Love Song," "I Won't Last a Day Without You," "Nice to Be Around," "You and Me Against the World," "Evergreen" and "Rainy Days and Mondays."
 
Some of his most famous compositions include, "We've Only Just Begun," "An Old-Fashioned Love Song," "I Won't Last a Day Without You," "Nice to Be Around," "You and Me Against the World," "Evergreen" and "Rainy Days and Mondays."
   
He performed "An Old-Fashioned Love Song" on [[Episode 108: Paul Williams|Episode 108]] of ''[[The Muppet Show]]''.
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He performed "An Old-Fashioned Love Song" on [[Episode 108: Paul Williams|Episode 108]] of ''[[The Muppet Show]]'', where he was the featured guest star.
   
 
He also performed "The Rainbow Connection" with composer [[Kenny Ascher]] in the 1979 special ''[[The Muppets Go Hollywood]]''.
 
He also performed "The Rainbow Connection" with composer [[Kenny Ascher]] in the 1979 special ''[[The Muppets Go Hollywood]]''.
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'''Appearances:''' ''[[The Muppet Show]]'', ''[[The Muppet Movie]]'', ''[[The Muppets Go Hollywood]]'', ''[[The Muppet Show Live]]''
 
'''Appearances:''' ''[[The Muppet Show]]'', ''[[The Muppet Movie]]'', ''[[The Muppets Go Hollywood]]'', ''[[The Muppet Show Live]]''
   
[[Gonzo]] appears on his 2005 DVD release "I'm Going Back There Someday."
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[[Gonzo]] appears on his 2005 DVD release ''I'm Going Back There Someday.''
   
 
He is one of a small group of ''Muppet Show'' guests to have had a [[Paul_Williams_Muppet|Muppet made in his likeness]].
 
He is one of a small group of ''Muppet Show'' guests to have had a [[Paul_Williams_Muppet|Muppet made in his likeness]].

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Paul Williams

Paul Williams and Beautiful Day Monster

Paul Williams (b. 1940) is a prolific lyricist and composer, and also a singer and actor.

Some of his most famous compositions include, "We've Only Just Begun," "An Old-Fashioned Love Song," "I Won't Last a Day Without You," "Nice to Be Around," "You and Me Against the World," "Evergreen" and "Rainy Days and Mondays."

He performed "An Old-Fashioned Love Song" on Episode 108 of The Muppet Show, where he was the featured guest star.

He also performed "The Rainbow Connection" with composer Kenny Ascher in the 1979 special The Muppets Go Hollywood.

Songs and Score: Emmet Otter's Jug-Band Christmas, The Muppet Movie

Songs: Muppet Christmas Carol

Appearances: The Muppet Show, The Muppet Movie, The Muppets Go Hollywood, The Muppet Show Live

Gonzo appears on his 2005 DVD release I'm Going Back There Someday.

He is one of a small group of Muppet Show guests to have had a Muppet made in his likeness.


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