In 2010 when “Say Hey (I Love You)” made its way into the Top 20 of the Billboard Hot 100 chart–his first song to ever do so–Franti should have been over the moon. Instead he was in the hospital.
Franti’s gone pop, but he’s still able to send a clear message. This time around he’s just combined it with an EDM-style beat.
Michael Franti’s new song “I’m Alive (Life Sounds Like)” is all about being your authentic self. So for the video, Franti recruited a few people to just be themselves on film.