Aimee Brooks

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Sesame Street premiered on this day back in 1969! You’d be hard pressed to find anyone Gen X and beyond who didn’t grow up trying to figure out how to get to Sesame Street. A lot of our favorite rockers, outlaw country stars, and even a stoner comedian found their way to 123 Sesame Street.


  • R.E.M sings Happy Furry Monsters

  • Dave Grohl jams with Big Bird and Elmo

  • Ice T adds Muppets to his Body Count

  • Cheech Marin hangs with Oscar the Grouch

  • Big Bird hitches a ride with Outlaw Country legend Waylon Jennings

  • The Man in Black Johnny Cash went from Folsom to Sesame Street

  • Dave Grohl challenges Animal to a drum off

  • Jack Black brings School of Rock to 123 Sesame Street

  • Honorable Mention! Alice Cooper on the Muppet Show

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