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Michael Franti Lyrics

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From the Album 1. The Sound of Sunshine 2. Shake It 3. Hey Hey Hey 4. Anytime You Need Me 5. I'll Be Waiting 6. Only Thing Missing Was You 7. Love Don't Wait 8. The Thing That Helps Me Get Through 9. Gloria 10. Headphones 11. The Sound of Sunshine Going Down

Other Songs 11:59 911 for Peace A Little Bit of Riddim All I Want Is You All People Anybody Seen My Mind Bomb the World Bomb the World [Armageddon Version] Closer to the Sky Closer to You Crazy For You Crazy.Crazy.Crazy Do It for the Love Do Ya Love Earth From Outer Space East To The West Every Single Soul Everybody Ona Move Everyone Deserves Music Feelin' Free Firefly Gangsta Girl Ganja Babe Get Myself To Saturday Good To Be Alive Today Have A Little Faith Hello Bonjour Hey Now Now Hey World High Low I Don't Wanna Go I Got Love for Ya I Got Love for You I Know I'm Not Alone I'm Alive (Life Sounds Like) Is Love Enough? Let It Go Life in the City Life Is Better With You Light Up Ya Lighter Listener Supported Little Drummer Boy Long Ride Home Love'll Set Me Free Michael Franti My Favorite Wine Is Tequila My Lord Nobody Right Nobody Wrong Oh My God On and On Once a Day One Steop Closer to You One Step Closer To You Rock the Nation Rude Boys Back in Town Say Goodbye Say Hey Say Hey (I Love You) See You In The Light Show Me a Sign Skin On The Drum [Remix] Sometimes Soulshine Soundsystem Speaking of Tongues Stay Human (All the Freaky People) Subterranean Homesick Blues Summertime Is in Our Hands Sweet Little Lies Thank You The Future The Sound Of Sunshine [Italian Version] Time To Go Home We Are All Earthlings We Don't Mind What I've Seen What's Going On? Wherever You Are
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Michael Franti & Spearhead blends hip hop with a variety
of other styles including funk, reggae, jazz, folk, and rock.

Michael Franti is the creator
and lead vocalist.

Born: April 21, 1966 (age 58)
From: San Francisco, California, U.S.
Children: Two sons: Ade and Cappy
Genre(s): Hip hop, funk, reggae, jazz, reggae fusion, folk, jam band, dancehall, ska punk, rock pop
Instrument(s): Vocals, guitar
Occupation(s): Composer, musician, poet, rapper
Active From: 1986-present
Did You Know:
• Michael's mother gave him up for adoption. He was adopted by Carole Wisti and Charles Franti, a Finnish-American couple in Oakland

• He made a film advocating for peace in the Middle East - "I Know I'm Not Alone" In 2006, he was invited by Australian Labour MP Jenny Macklin to show the film at Australia's Parliament House, Canberra.

• In 2001 Franti was awarded the Domestic Human Rights Award by Global Exchange, an international NGO based in San Francisco, for his work to end war.

• Michael became a vegan, inspired by his son.

• He prefers to go barefoot, only occasionally wearing flip-flops as required to board an airplane or to be served in a restaurant.
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