Norah Jones (b. 1979) is a jazz singer who appeared on Sesame Street’s Season 35 with Elmo in a new version of her song "Don't Know Why." In the Sesame version, "Don't Know Y," Jones sings about her distress about the letter Y (performed by David Rudman) not coming to meet her.
She also appeared in a montage of season 35 guest stars in The Street We Live On.
She is the daughter of the late composer and sitarist Ravi Shankar and the half-sister of Anoushka Shankar.