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Birth Name: Carlos Augusto Alves Santana
Born: 1947/07/20
Birth Place: Autlán de Navarro, Jalisco, Mexico
Years Active: 1966–present
Genres: Rock, Jazz Fusion, Blues-rock, Funk

Carlos Santana (born Carlos Augusto Alves Santana July 20, 1947) is a Mexican and American rock guitarist. Santana became famous in the late 1960s and early 1970s with his band, Santana, which pioneered rock, Latin music and jazz fusion. The band's sound featured his melodic, blues-based guitar lines set against Latin and African rhythms featuring percussion instruments such as timbales and congas not generally heard in rock music. Santana formed in 1967 in San Francisco and was originally known as the Carlos Santana Blues Band. The first members were Carlos Santana (lead guitar), Tom Fraser (lead vocals & rhythm guitar), Mike Carabello (percussion), Rod Harper (drums), David Brown (bass gui... Continue Bio >>


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