R.E.M. frontman Michael Stipe appeared on “CBS This Morning” today to help promote the recently released “REMTV” DVD box set, discussing the band’s history and his own future (“I think I’ll sing again. That’s maybe an exclusive. But I think I will sing again.”) and the (un)likelihood that we’ll ever see an R.E.M. reunion (“That will never happen. There’s no point.”).
Check out the full five-minute segment below:
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