Stay Human

Stay Human

There’s no one you wouldn’t love if you knew their story. Michael Franti is a globally-recognized musician, humanitarian, activist, and award-winning filmmaker revered for his high-energy live shows, inspiring music, devotion to health and wellness, worldwide philanthropic efforts, and the power of his optimism. Tune in as he speaks with guests from all walks of life, but in particular, people who are cultural creatives — people who through their music, their art, their entrepreneurship, or their activism are changing the world. On the heels of five Billboard #1 singles and an array of Top 30 hits, Michael continues his mission of empowerment for positive change. This podcast is presented by Pact. Follow now wherever you listen to podcasts to join the movement: www.stayhumanpodcast.com

Episodes

August 8, 2022 49 min

Throughout her extensive career, Jewel has sold 30M+ albums worldwide and has earned countless Music Award nominations and wins from the GRAMMYs, the American Music Awards, the MTV Awards, the VH1 Awards, the Billboard Music Awards, and the Country Music Awards. She has graced the cover of TIME Magazine and Rolling Stone, she's performed on Saturday Night Live, at the Super Bowl, at the NBA Finals, for The Pope and for the ...

Share
Mark as Played

Dan Sheehan is the Co-Owner and Producer of the largest reggae festival in the US, the California Roots Music & Arts Festival, and he's also the promoter and operational partner for music venues and other outdoor festivals throughout North America. Cali Roots has become synonymous with a lineup heavy with the top performers in the genre, cultivated fan experiences, dedicated greening initiatives and a commitment to giving b...

Share
Mark as Played
July 11, 2022 46 min

Tiki Taane is widely considered to be an influential element in the pioneering of New Zealand's bass culture, as well as the country's most prolific and talented "genre-bending experimentalist". Praised as much for his powerful, headlining live performances as he is for the anthems he writes and produces, his extraordinary ability to rock the mic as both a gifted performance MC and a solo acoustic performer is somet...

Share
Mark as Played

Slightly Stoopid is a duo that has not only survived, but thrived - staying true to their authenticity throughout two decades of relentless touring and an evolution of songwriting. Remaining unwavering in their principles of independence, honoring their diversity of influences and mentors, and furthering their inherited legacy of the Southern California sound, Slightly Stoopid continues to stand strong as a musical brotherhood that...

Share
Mark as Played
June 13, 2022 47 min

Janet Stone has immersed herself into the ancient practices of yoga for over thirty years. She shares her teachings from the heart, creating a unique approach to living yoga through curiosity, devotion, and dedication. She offers classes globally that challenge her students to investigate what they think they know, to hold compassion for what they discover within themselves, and to remember presence, the long-view, and the radical ...

Share
Mark as Played
May 30, 2022 28 min

Matt Roads formed the six-piece band Tropidelic in 2005 while jamming in the dorms at Kent State University in Ohio. Quickly elevating themselves in the live circuit, Tropidelic can now be found spreading their soulful sound across the country in both intimate venues and music festivals. Following on the success of their 2019 release Here in the Heights, which debuted at #2 on the Billboard reggae charts, Tropidelic has released a ...

Share
Mark as Played

Dave Barnes is a GRAMMY-nominated musician, singer, and songwriter from Nashville, Tennessee. He has toured extensively over the past 15 years, alongside artists such as Bonnie Raitt, Taylor Swift, John Mayer, Lady A, Hanson, One Republic, and many more. In addition to an impressive catalogue of ten full-length albums, Dave has written hit songs for artists like Lady A, Blake Shelton, Ingrid Michaelson, Thomas Rhett, and Brothers O...

Share
Mark as Played
May 2, 2022 43 min

JP Saxe is a GRAMMY award-nominated singer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist best known for his unmatched songwriting and melodic harmonies. You may be familiar with his 3-time Platinum-certified, GRAMMY-nominated track for Song of the Year titled "If the World Was Ending," featuring Julia Michaels, as well as "Line by Line," featuring Maren Morris - and you may even have seen his "Here's Hopin" per...

Share
Mark as Played
April 18, 2022 46 min

In 2005, Arthur Hanlon became the first pianist to hit #1 on the Billboard Latin charts, leading to multiple Billboard and Emmy nominations, chart-topping records, and collaborations with globally-admired superstars. He's currently starring in a new special on HBO Max titled Piano Y Mujer, which is a collaboration between himself and five of the greatest women in Latin Music. The special has gone viral around the world, with Ar...

Share
Mark as Played
April 4, 2022 43 min

San Diego's Jon Foreman is a GRAMMY Award-winning singer, songwriter and rockstar, as well as a devoted father, die-hard Beatles fan and surf junkie. As the frontman of the internationally-renowned band Switchfoot, Foreman has touched fans through his figurative and emotional storytelling lyricism, which explores a myriad of intimate topics in his music, including politics, religion, love, and sex, among others.

 

www.switchfoot....

Share
Mark as Played
March 21, 2022 46 min

Over the span of his career, multi-Platinum songwriter and producer Mat Kearney has released 5 studio LPs, claimed the #1 spot on iTunes, and topped multiple Billboard charts. With over 1.6 million albums sold and over 2.5 billion streams worldwide, he has shared the road with everyone from John Mayer to NEEDTOBREATHE, as well as headlining countless tours of his own.

 

www.matkearney.com

IG: @matkearney

Spotify: Mat Kearney

 

Michae...

Share
Mark as Played
March 8, 2022 53 min

MILCK is a singer, songwriter, producer, and advocate, widely recognized for her impactful voice in the advancement of human rights since the celebrated 2017 viral performance of her song "Quiet" during the Women's March. “Quiet” became the unofficial anthem of the movement, it was named Billboard’s No.1 Protest Song, and it was selected for NPR’s American Anthem Series. Just recently, MILCK co-wrote and performed the t...

Share
Mark as Played
February 22, 2022 56 min

Chrissy Metz is most well known for her portrayal of Kate Pearson on NBC’s award-winning drama This Is Us, as well as for her recent starring role in the hit faith-based film Breakthrough. After her performance at the 92nd Academy Awards, she signed with Universal Music Group Nashville, and she is currently working on her debut country album. Her recent memoir This Is Me debuted as a New York Times #1 bestseller, and People Magazin...

Share
Mark as Played

Nashville native Kelleigh Bannen began her songwriting career in her 20’s, eventually landing a record deal on EMI Nashville and touring alongside some of country music’s biggest names. With the 2020 launch of Apple Music Country, Kelleigh is now recognized as the first female to anchor a national morning radio show in country music with The Kelleigh Bannen Show, a space where she shares her unique artist perspective and allows her...

Share
Mark as Played
December 7, 2021 59 min

Since releasing his first album independently at just age 15, GRAMMY-nominated singer, songwriter and producer Sean McConnell now has a robust catalogue under his belt, including songs recorded by artists like Little Big Town, Tim McGraw, Martina McBride, Brad Paisley, Rascal Flatts, Brothers Osborne, Christina Aguilera and more. Sean earned his first Number 1 single as a writer on the country charts with Brett Young’s “Mercy" ...

Share
Mark as Played
November 23, 2021 54 min

David Hodges is a multi-platinum, GRAMMY and BMI award-winning writer and record producer. He was a founding member of Evanescence and has been penning hits with and for renowned artists for over nearly two decades. His #1 singles include “Bring Me To Life” and “My Immortal” (Evanescence), “A Thousand Years” (Christina Perri for Twilight), “Because of You” (Kelly Clarkson), “Dear Hate” (Maren Morris and Vince Gill), "See You Ag...

Share
Mark as Played
November 16, 2021 37 min

Already amassing over 40 MILLION on-demand streams to date, BRELAND has recently dropped an absolutely MASSIVE single titled “Throw It Back,” which features country music superstar Keith Urban. Matching BRELAND’s sheer boldness and dynamic flow with Urban’s effortless charisma and string-bending prowess, “Throw It Back” makes for a true Country anthem. BRELAND is currently on select dates supporting Dierks Bentley on his Beers On M...

Share
Mark as Played
November 9, 2021 43 min

For more than two decades, SOJA have elated audiences across the globe with their fresh yet timeless take on roots reggae, a sound born from their shared passion for making music that transports and inspires. On Beauty in the Silence (their first new album in four years), the two-time GRAMMY Award-nominated band deepens that communal spirit by collaborating with artists from all corners of the reggae world, including the likes of U...

Share
Mark as Played
November 2, 2021 43 min

One of Rolling Stone’s “100 greatest guitarists of all time,” four-time GRAMMY-nominated pedal steel guitarist Robert Randolph jumped from spiritual to secular music and found an audience among blues fans, roots rock aficionados, and jam band followers. Through his fiery, passionate instrumentals and heartfelt music, he has been able to earn fans like John Medeski, Eric Clapton, Dave Matthews, T-Bone Burnett, and so many more.

 

www....

Share
Mark as Played
October 26, 2021 54 min

In the years since Aloe Blacc’s last album Lift Your Spirit, the global superstar spent time working on an even dearer project: his family. All Love Everything, his most recent album, is the singer-songwriter’s first collection of material written as a father, a journey that’s expanded Blacc’s already heartfelt artistic palette. Drawing on soul, folk, and contemporary pop, this album is reminding listeners that there’s no pigeonhol...

Share
Mark as Played

Popular Podcasts

    Current and classic episodes, featuring compelling true-crime mysteries, powerful documentaries and in-depth investigations.

    Crime Junkie

    If you can never get enough true crime... Congratulations, you’ve found your people.

    Stuff You Should Know

    If you've ever wanted to know about champagne, satanism, the Stonewall Uprising, chaos theory, LSD, El Nino, true crime and Rosa Parks then look no further. Josh and Chuck have you covered.

    The Daily

    This is what the news should sound like. The biggest stories of our time, told by the best journalists in the world. Hosted by Michael Barbaro. Twenty minutes a day, five days a week, ready by 6 a.m.

    The Bobby Bones Show

    Listen to 'The Bobby Bones Show' by downloading the daily full replay.

Advertise With Us

For You

    Music, radio and podcasts, all free. Listen online or download the iHeart App.

    Connect

    © 2022 iHeartMedia, Inc.