R.E.M. reunites at Songwriters Hall of Fame Induction

STORY: :: Rock band R.E.M. reunites to perform

together for the first time in 15 years

:: at the 53rd Songwriters Hall of Fame

Induction and Awards Dinner in New York

:: June 14, 2024

:: Grammy winners Timbaland,

Carrie Underwood and Keith Urban also performed

The induction of Hillary Lindsey was initiated by a performance by 8X GRAMMY award-winning country superstar Carrie Underwood and continued by 4X GRAMMY-winning musician Keith Urban.

Timbaland was inducted by fellow 4X GRAMMY-winner and SHOF inductee Missy Elliot, and performed a medley of his most popular hits.

The night concluded with the presentation of the Johnny Mercer Award to Diane Warren, with singer El Debarge closing out the evening with a performance of “Rhythm of the Night,” marking the song's 40th anniversary and bringing the ceremony to a resounding finish.