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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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"'''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]] as the [[Opening Numbers Performed by the Pigs|opening number]] on [[Episode 221: Bob Hope|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 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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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:_Cleo_Laine|episode 216]].
 
One of the pigs plays a portion of this song on the steel drums backstage in [[Episode_216:_Cleo_Laine|episode 216]].
   
 
==Album Releases==
 
==Album Releases==
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* ''[[The Muppet Show 2]]''
* [[The Muppet Show 2]]
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* ''[[Muppet Hits]]''
* [[Muppet Hits]]
 
   
 
==Video Releases==
 
==Video Releases==
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* ''[[Playhouse Video: The Kermit and Piggy Story|The Kermit and Piggy Story]]''
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* ''[[It's the Muppets: Meet the Muppets]]''
   
* [[Playhouse Video: The Kermit and Piggy Story]]
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[[Category:Muppet Songs]]
* [[It's the Muppets: Meet the Muppets]]
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[[Category:Muppet Show Songs]]
 
[[Category: Muppet Songs]]
 
[[Category: Muppet Show Songs]]
 

Revision as of 16:33, September 16, 2007

Written by Derek Scott
Publisher Sony/ATV Tunes LLC

"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 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.

Album Releases

Video Releases

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