Aaron Neville And Ernie Sing “I Don’t Want To Live On The Moon”

Ernie sings a lot of classic songs. Some of them are silly while others are very sweet. I find “I Don’t Want To Live On The Moon” to be one his sweeter ones (with just a hint of melancholy). Originally done in 1978 and sung by Jim Henson as Ernie, the song was remixed into a duet with the very talented Aaron Neville, three years after Henson passed away. The two make a great duet.

Of course, if you are a purist, here is the original:


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