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Someone mashed up Biz Markie’s ‘Just a Friend’ with the ‘Muppet Show’

Much better than the Channing Tatum version.


Audra Schroeder


Posted on Jan 26, 2015   Updated on May 29, 2021, 4:44 pm CDT

There have been some excellent mashups in the Sesame Street/Muppet Show universe, but this one might be the most on-point. 

Yes, someone synched up Biz Markie’s rap classic “Just a Friend” with a Muppet Show segment featuring Rowlf and Miss Piggy. All it’s missing is the wig. 

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It’s also much better than the Channing Tatum version, but it’s hard to top Cookie Monster’s Tom Waits track in our hearts. Photo via Cliff/Flickr (CC BY 2.0)

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*First Published: Jan 26, 2015, 5:06 pm CST