Patti LaBelle to Kick off Sesame Street’s 50th Season

The television show will celebrate its 50th birthday this year by returning for yet another season, and the HBO celebration will feature special musical guests

It was announced today that Sesame Street will return later this fall (November 9) for a historic 50th season. The show will kick off with Sesame Street’s 50th Anniversary Celebration, a primetime special on HBO featuring Patti LaBelle, Elvis Costello, Meghan Trainor, Norah Jones and Nile Rodgers.

The regular season guest lineup includes Charlie Puth, Maren Morris, Dave Grohl and Chrissy Teigen.