|It's The End Of The World As We Know It (And I Feel Fine)|
"It's The End Of The World As We Know It (And I Feel Fine)" is a song by the band R.E.M. It is played in the beginning of Independence Day during the S.E.T.I. scene, moments before the signal is detected. The song Everybody Wants To Rule The World by Tears for Fears was originally picked to be featured during this scene.