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'''"Row, Row, Row Your Boat"''' is a song sung by [[Grover]], [[Cookie Monster]], and [[Herry]] on ''[[Bert & Ernie Sing-Along]]''. It was also performed by [[Baby Beaker]] on the ''[[Muppet Babies]]'' episode "[[Episode 208: Musical Muppets|Musical Muppets]]." [[Baby Bunsen]] invents a bouncing ball so that Beaker can follow on-screen words and meep to the tune of the classic song.
 
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'''"Row, Row, Row Your Boat"''' is a traditional nursery rhyme. The repetitive simple song lends itself easily to both singing in a round and parody lyrics.
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==Sesame Street==
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* [[Don Music]] has trouble remembering the last word to the song, and eventually rewrites the whole thing as "Drive, drive, drive your car." in a classic ''[[Sesame Street]]'' sketch.
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* Three kids sing "Row, Row, Row Your Boat" as a round in "[[Elmo's World: Singing]]".
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* In a ''[[Play with Me Sesame]]'' episode [[Grover]] tries to sing the song, but can't get the lyrics right, while [[Prairie Dawn]] plays the piano. He mange to get it right in the end and [[Bert]] and [[Ernie]] joins in.
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==Muppet Babies==
 
* On the ''[[Muppet Babies]]'' episode [[Episode 208: Musical Muppets|Musical Muppets]], [[Baby Bunsen]] invents a bouncing ball so that [[Baby Beaker]] can follow on-screen words and meep "Row, Row, Row Your Boat".
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==Other performances==
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*[[Rowlf the Dog]] and [[Rowlf's Nephew|his nephew]] sang the song on [[The Jimmy Dean Show: Episode 116|the January 9, 1964 episode]] of ''[[The Jimmy Dean Show]]''.
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*''[[Bert & Ernie Sing-Along]]'' (1975), arranged by Sam Pottle, sung by [[Grover]], [[Cookie Monster]], and [[Herry Monster|Herry]]
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*''[[Kids' Favorite Songs (album)|Kids' Favorite Songs]]'' (1997), sung by [[Mr. Snuffleupagus]] and [[Elmo]]
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*''[[Kids' Favorite Songs (video)|Kids' Favorite Songs]]''
   
 
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Revision as of 06:48, October 26, 2018

Rowrowyourboat
Written by Eliphat Oram Lyte
Date 1881
Source The Franklin Square Song Collection

"Row, Row, Row Your Boat" is a traditional nursery rhyme. The repetitive simple song lends itself easily to both singing in a round and parody lyrics.

Sesame Street

  • Don Music has trouble remembering the last word to the song, and eventually rewrites the whole thing as "Drive, drive, drive your car." in a classic Sesame Street sketch.

Muppet Babies

Other performances

Releases

Audio
Video
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