Maroon 5 frontman Adam Levine sang the Sesame Street theme song in the voice of Michael Jackson on Jimmy Fallon’s Tonight Show.
Yes, you read that correctly.
As part of a new game called Musical Impersonations, US talk show host Fallon challenged Levine to sing a random pairing of artists and songs. Levine started with a passable Heads Shoulders Knees and Toes in the style of Frank Sinatra before nailing it with a Jacko-inspired Sesame Street theme.
Big Bird, Elmo and friends will never be the same again.
Here’s Levine’s musical triumph
And the original Sesame Street theme song in case you’ve forgotten what it sounded like in the first place
Kasia is a TV, film and arts journalist who writes news, feautures and comment. She spends a lot of time feeling nostalgic about 90s American films and working her way back through the Desert Island Discs archive.