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[[Miss Piggy]], [[Kermit the Frog|Kermit]] and the [[pigs]] sing '''Pig Calypso''' as the [[Opening Numbers Performed by the Pigs|opening number]] in [[Episode 221: Bob Hope|episode 221]] of ''[[The Muppet Show]]''.
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[[Image:Calypso.JPG|thumb|300px]]
   
In a tropical setting, Miss Piggy and the pigs sing about her romance with Kermit. The pigs then encourage Kermit to tell his side of the story. He responds by claiming that there is no relationship and that "Bib and napkin, knife and fork is the only way that I'll touch pork!" The number ends as Miss Piggy karate chops the frog.
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"'''Pig Calypso'''" is one of only a few original songs written specifically for ''[[The Muppet Show]]''. The number is performed by [[Miss Piggy]], [[Kermit the Frog|Kermit]], and the [[pigs]] (including [[Annie Sue]]) as the [[Opening numbers performed by the pigs|opening number]] on [[Episode 221: Bob Hope|episode 221]].
   
One of the pigs plays a portion of this song on the steel drums backstage in [[Episode_216:_Cleo_Laine|episode 216]].
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In a tropical setting, Miss Piggy and the pigs sing about her romance with Kermit. The pigs then encourage Kermit to tell his side of the story. He responds by claiming that there is no relationship between the two, and that "Bib and napkin, knife and fork is the only way that I'll touch pork!" The number ends as Miss Piggy karate chops the frog.
   
==Album Releases==
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One of the pigs plays a portion of this song on the steel drums backstage in [[Episode 216: Cleo Laine|episode 216]].
   
* [[The Muppet Show 2]]
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==Releases==
* [[Muppet Hits]]
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;Audio
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*''[[The Muppet Show 2]]'' (1978)
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*''[[Muppet Hits Take 2]]'' (1994)
   
==Video Releases==
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;Video
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*''[[The Kermit and Piggy Story]]'' (1985)
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*''[[It's the Muppets: Meet the Muppets!]]'' (1993)
   
* [[Playhouse Video: The Kermit and Piggy Story]]
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* [[It's the Muppets: Meet the Muppets]]
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[[Category:Muppet Songs]]
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[[Category:Muppet Show Songs]]
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Latest revision as of 05:38, July 21, 2019

Bobhope03
Written by Derek Scott
Date 1978
Publisher Sony/ATV Tunes LLC
Calypso

"Pig Calypso" is one of only a few original songs written specifically for The Muppet Show. The number is performed by Miss Piggy, Kermit, and the pigs (including Annie Sue) as the opening number on episode 221.

In a tropical setting, Miss Piggy and the pigs sing about her romance with Kermit. The pigs then encourage Kermit to tell his side of the story. He responds by claiming that there is no relationship between the two, and that "Bib and napkin, knife and fork is the only way that I'll touch pork!" The number ends as Miss Piggy karate chops the frog.

One of the pigs plays a portion of this song on the steel drums backstage in episode 216.

ReleasesEdit

Audio
Video
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