- At the beginning of the mall sequence, a man in a Toys R Us checkout line is holding a Grover and an Animal doll, while Kermit dolls can be seen on the shelves in the background. He asks if the store has a Miss Piggy, just before the Blues Brothers' car careens in.
- In Sesame Street Goes to the Doctor, during Elmo's song, "Feelin' Blue," Pumpkin and Fat Blue Anything Muppets dressed as the Blues Brothers provide back-up vocals. The Fat Blue AM even plays the harmonica and does a cartwheel.
- Two novelty ties have featured Sesame Street characters as the Blues Brothers.
- An image of Cookie Monster and Grover as "The Blues Monsters" has appeared on licensed Sesamstrasse merchandise.
- An image of Ernie and Bert dressed as the Blues Brothers has appeared on licensed Sesamstrasse merchandise.
- Erykah Badu played Queen Mousette in Blues Brothers 2000
- Bernie Brillstein served as executive producer
- Cab Calloway played Curtis
- John Candy played Burton Sharp
- Ray Charles played Ray
- Steve Cropper played Steve "The Colonel" Cropper
- Bo Diddley was a member of the Louisiana Gator Boys in Blues Brothers 2000
- Dr. John was a member of the Louisiana Gator Boys in Blues Brothers 2000
- Chaka Khan played the church choir soloist
- B. B. King played Malvern Gasperon in Blues Brothers 2000
- Lou Marini played Blue Lou
- Frank Oz played the corrections officer in the film and the warden in Blues Brothers 2000
- Lou Rawls was a member of the Louisiana Gator Boys in Blues Brothers 2000
- Paul Reubens played a waiter
- Paul Shaffer played Marco in Blues Brothers 2000
- Steven Spielberg played the Cook County Assessors' Office clerk
- Travis Tritt was a member of the Louisiana Gator Boys in Blues Brothers 2000
- Twiggy played the chic lady