One of the most respected, socially active artists in music, Michael Franti returns with the first new single, “I’m Alive (Life Sounds Like),” from his forthcoming eighth studio album. All People (Capitol Records) will be released on July 30th. The fast-paced, rhythmic anthem marks Franti’s first new single in two years, and has moved into the Top 15 on the AAA charts […]
Tag: The Sound of Sunshine
Kicking off a whirlwind of a month, Michael Franti will be taking over televisions beginning February 28th performing on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno. Franti will then be hitting Jimmy Kimmel Live! on March 3rd and on March 4th he’ll be a featured performer at The 42nd Annual NAACP Image Awards where his album The Sound of Sunshine is […]
Musician, poet, human rights activist, and filmmaker Michael Franti swings by to discuss his influences, the making of his latest release ‘The Sound of Sunshine,’ his amazing charity work and much more!
Yahoo! and Michael Franti & Spearhead have partnered for the exclusive premiere of the music video for “Hey, Hey, Hey”. The third single from their latest album, The Sound of Sunshine, features Franti’s signature reggae-pop sound with an uplifting message of overcoming obstacles. For the video, Michael traveled to various cities hitting the streets to sing and […]
Michael Franti, lead singer of Michael Franti & Spearhead, has landed one of the biggest promotional opportunities a musical act can get. YouTube has featured the artist for this week’s “Music Tuesday.” Head over to YouTube to see some of Michael’s all-time favorite videos that include a Kung Fu Yoga boy, a great performance by a […]