Barney & Friends Episode
Glad to Be Me
Season 10, Episode 6A
Air date September 25, 2006
Written by Cheryl Ammeter
Directed by Fred Holmes
Theme To Help Develop a Positive Self-Esteem
Episode Guide

"Glad to Be Me" is the first half of the sixth episode from the tenth season of Barney & Friends.


Riff has many special qualities, but sometimes, his shyness makes it hard for him to meet new friends. When Barney introduces Riff to some of his friends in the park, it's Baby Bop who ends up feeling less than special as the kids seem more impressed with Riff and his special talents. Barney helps Baby Bop realized that there's more to being special than the things you can do. The way you feel and the way you make others feel makes you special, too.


  1. Barney Theme Song
  2. I Hear Music Everywhere
  3. I Can Do
  4. Everyone is Special
  5. The Baby Bop Hop
  6. A Friend Like You
  7. I Love You (Only on Netfilx For Extra / The Kindle)


  • Despite that Barney introduced the kids to Riff, David knew him in "Airplanes". This episode was filmed before "Arts" and that episode despite it was originally aired on "PBS" while waiting for this episode to originally air on "PBS".
  • This episode was featured in Most Huggable Moments.