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Michael Franti

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Birthday
21, 1966
Birthplace
Oakland, CA
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
21, 1966 (age 53)
Birthplace
Oakland, CA

About

Rapper who is known for his association with a hip hop fusion group called Michael Franti & Spearhead. His other musical groups include the Beatnigs and The Disposable Heroes of Hiphoprisy.

Before Fame

He developed a love of poetry during his time at the University of San Francisco.

Trivia

He collaborated with novelist William Burroughs on a music and spoken-word album entitled Spare Ass Annie and Other Tales.

Family Life

He was born into a family of mixed Native American, African-American, and Western European heritage. He married his second wife, Sara Agah, in 2015. He has two sons: Ade and Cappy. He was previously married to Tara Franti-Rye.

Associated With

His song "Sometimes" was featured in Last Holiday starring Queen Latifah.