@allmusic : Famed for his confoundingly opaque lyrics and notoriously mumbled delivery, the once-introverted Stipe translated his growing fame into an outlet to champion his social and political concerns, emerging as one of popular music’s most respected figures, as well as the acknowledged forefather of the alternative rock movement.
Audio : Losing My Religion . Everybody Hurts . It’s the End of the World as We Know It (and I Feel Fine) . Shiny Happy People . Man on the Moon . The One I Love . Drive . Nightswimming . Imitation of Life . The Sidewinder Sleeps Tonite .