Written by Levon Helm, Richard Manuel, Garth Hudson, Rick Danko, Robbie Robertson
Date 1968
Source Music from Big Pink (album)

"The Weight" is a song originally performed by The Band for their album, Music from Big Pink.

Jimmy Fallon and the Muppets (including The Electric Mayhem, Kermit the Frog, Miss Piggy, Fozzie Bear, Gonzo, Pepe the King Prawn, Rizzo, Walter, The Swedish Chef, Dr. Bunsen Honeydew, Beaker, Scooter, Robin the Frog and some chickens) performed the song as the closing number to the final episode of Late Night with Jimmy Fallon.

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