REM’s Michael Stipe Applauds Lady Gaga For Her Role As An Activist

REM’s Michael Stipe explains why being a musician and being political is not a bad thing. Stipe also shows his admiration for Lady Gaga and her ability to spread her message of self-acceptance to the people.

To see more Michael Stipe and REM, purchase their “REMTV” box set which includes six DVDs of live performances, MTV Unplugged sessions, VH1 Storytellers sets, a new documentary and more.

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