GRAND RAPIDS, Mich (WOOD) - Michael Franti is one of the most positive and conscious artists in music today. Rachael and WOTV4 Women's Michele Fife caught up with him at his tour stop at Frederik Meijer Gardens to find out how he keeps his healthy lifestyle while living on the road. He shared a recipe for a super smoothie he and his band enjoy to help keep their energy up - check out the video attached!
Franti's "All People" tour kicks off September 4 in Milwaukee. Michael also has a show July 26 in Chicago. He's doing an outdoor concert at Lincoln Park Zoo, for their "Jammin' at the Zoo" series .
We get a brief break from the "lake-effect machine" Friday.
A few flurries occurred Thursday night. Lows held in the teens and the wind relaxed to the 5 to 10 mph range, with 20s at the Lake Michigan.
On Thursday, the medical examiner's office said CMU student Kelly Markatos died as a result of the eating disorder bulimia.