Music by Sam Pottle
Lyrics by David Axlerod and Judith Freudberg
Date 1977
Publisher Sesame Street Inc.
First Episode 1137

"Gimme Five" was performed on Sesame Street in the 1970s. The singing group "The Lovers of Five" (consisting of Gordon, Bob, David, and Luis) sang of their admiration for the number 5 on a stage adorned with numbers.

The song is a parody of "Float On" by the Floaters.


  • This segment was recorded on January 6, 1978 and was directed by Jon Stone.

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