R.E.M. singer Michael Stipe reveals a little-known fact about the song 'Shiny Happy People'01:22
R.E.M. singer Michael Stipe reveals why “Country Feedback” is his favorite song from the band’s seventh studio album, “Out of Time,” which debuted in 1991 and was just re-released for its 25th anniversary. Stipe also tells Sunday TODAY’s Willie Geist that the song “Shiny Happy People” was, indeed, written for kids and is still listened to in elementary schools.