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About Carlos Santana
Carlos Santana is a Mexican-American guitarist. His band, Santana, became famous because of their rock and latin fusion sound.
"Supernatural" (1999 album), "Black Magic Woman" (single 1970).
Rolling Stone magazine ranked Carlos Santana at No 15 on their list of the "100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time". He received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 1997.
He has won 3 Latin Grammy Awards, 10 Grammy Awards, an American Music Award and a Billboard Music Award.
His Personal Life
He has been married twice and he now lives in Las Vegas.
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Famous quotes by Carlos Santana
First of all, the music that people call Latin or Spanish is really African. So Black people need to get the credit for that.Carlos Santana
I realised a long time ago that instrumental music speaks a lot more clearly than English, Spanish, Yiddish, Swahili, any other language. Pure melody goes outside time.Carlos Santana
I realized that it's all really one, that John Lennon was correct. We utilize the music to bring down the walls of Berlin, to bring up the force of compassion and forgiveness and kindness between Palestines, Hebrews. Bring down the walls here in San Diego, Tijuana, Cuba.Carlos Santana
If our history can challenge the next wave of musicians to keep moving and changing, to keep spiritually hungry and horny, that's what it's all about.Carlos Santana
Most people are prisoners, thinking only about the future or living in the past. They are not in the present, and the present is where everything begins.Carlos Santana
My dad's a beautiful man, but like a lot of Mexican men, or men in general, a lot of men have a problem with the balance of masculinity and femininity - intuition and compassion and tenderness - and get overboard with the macho thing. It took him a while to become more, I would say, conscious, evolved.Carlos Santana
My job in this life is to give people spiritual ecstasy through music. In my concerts people cry, laugh, dance. If they climaxed spiritually, I did my job. I did it decently and honestly.Carlos Santana
The most valuable possession you can own is an open heart. The most powerful weapon you can be is an instrument of peace.Carlos Santana
The music of Hendrix wakes people up to their possibilities. It's more than just dreaming about being a guitar hero.Carlos Santana
Carlos Santana's Popularity
Carlos Santana is a famous Mexican-American guitarist, who was born on July 20, 1947. As a person born on this date, Carlos Santana is listed in our database as the 1st most popular celebrity for the day (July 20) and the 27th most popular for the year (1947).
People born on July 20 fall under the Zodiac sign of Cancer, the Crab. Carlos Santana is the 355th most popular Cancer.
Aside from information specific to Carlos Santana's birthday, Carlos Santana is the 7th most famous Mexican-American.
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