This day (January 4, 1960), in Decatur, Georgia (USA), is born Michael Stipe , a singer, songwriter and social activist, best known as the lead singer of R.E.M.
R.E.M. – 1982 – Wolves, Lower . R.E.M. – Radio Free Europe . Pale Blue Eyes from Just Like a Movie © Laura Levine 1984 . R.E.M. – Sitting Still . Arena Brains . R.E.M. (featuring Buren Fowler on guitar) – It’s the End of the World . R.E.M. World Leader Pretend Pinkpop 1989 . R.E.M. – Live 4 . R.E.M. on Rapido 1991 Losing My Religion . Shirtologie (1991) . R.E.M. / U2 – ONE (1992) . w/ Natalie Merchant – TO SIR WITH LOVE . w/ Kristin Hersh – Your Ghost (1994) . Springsteen/R.E.M. – Man on the moon . w/ Peter Gabriel, Natalie Merchant – Red rain . w/ Thom Yorke – Lucky (1998) . w/ Patti Smith – E-Bow the Letter (1998) – . R.E.M. – Everybody Hurts (1998) – . Promo . R.E.M. – Losing My Religion Landaid (2001) Athens, Georgia . R.E.M. – I Wanna Be Your Dog in Argentina (2001) . R.E.M. – Country Feedback (2003) . w/ Bruce Springsteen – Because The Night . R.E.M. w/ Eddie Vedder – Begin the Begin . w/ Coldplay – In The Sun (Austin City Limits, 2005) . w/ New York Dolls – in the studio together (2006) . R.E.M. w/ Eddie Vedder – Man on the Moon Rock Hall Inductions 2007 . Man on the moon (2013) . w/ Patti Smith – People are Strange (The Fillmore San Francisco-Dec 30 2015) . Ashes to Ashes (w/ Karen Elson) (2016) . w/ Stephen Colbert – It’s The End Of The Year As We Know It . Time is the Killer (w/ Rain Phoenix) (2019) . No Time for Love Like Now (2020) .
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 .