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We're proud to announce 17 new House of Blues Mandalay Bay Las Vegas in November 2014 & January 2015
4/21/2014

House of Blues Las Vegas at Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino and Carlos Santana proudly announce a two-year extension of An Intimate Evening with Santana: Greatest Hits Live after a successful two-year run. Tickets for the November 2014 and January 2015 show dates go on sale Friday, April 25 at 10 a.m. Show dates are November 5, 7 – 9, 12, 14 – 16 and 18 and January 21, 23 – 25 and 28 – 31, 2015. Shows will begin at 8 p.m.
 
 

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Corazón Deluxe Edition is available for Pre-Order on Amazon Today!
4/11/2014

CORAZÓN is Santana's first Latin music album of his iconic career and features collaborations with ChocQuibTown, Lila Downs, Gloria Estefan, Fabulosos Cadillacs, Juanes, Ziggy Marley, Miguel, Niña Pastori, Diego Torres, Samuel Rosa of Skank, Cindy Blackman Santana, Romeo Santos, Soledad, Wayne Shorter, and more.
The Deluxe Edition, an Amazon exclusive product includes 3 bonus tracks and a 30 min DVD which features each of the guest artists creating and recording their respective songs with Carlos Santana.
 
The Making of Saideria Live Now on Carlos Products Page. Check it out! 
 
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Santana Reveals Cover Art for 'CORAZÓN' and announces album release date May 6th, 2014
2/27/2014

ANNOUNCES ALBUM RELEASE DATE MAY 6TH ON RCA/SONY LATIN IBERIA
 
Santana’s first Latin music album of his iconic career
 
CORAZÓN features collaborations with ChocQuibTown, Lila Downs, Gloria Estefan, Fabulosos Cadillacs Juanes, Ziggy Marley, Miguel, Niña Pastori, Diego Torres, Samuel Rosa of Skank, Cindy Blackman Santana, Romeo Santos, Soledad, Wayne Shorter, and more.
 
Final Track listing to be announced soon.
 
 
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Listen to La Flaca the new single. Santana collaborating with the biggest names in Latin Music on his forthcoming studio album, Corazón!
11/20/2013

 The first single from Santana’s forthcoming superstar-packed album CORAZÓN entitled “La Flaca” featuring multi-platinum recording artist Juanes was unveiled today at a Latin Grammy’s press conference in Las Vegas at the House of Blues at the Mandalay Bay Hotel & Casino. Click here to listen to the track now! It was also announced at the press conference that HBO Latino and HBO Latin America have signed on to broadcast ten-time Grammy Award-winning, three-time Latin Grammy Award-winning, Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Santana’s once-in-a-lifetime “CORAZÓN, LIVE IN MEXICO: LIVE IT TO BELIEVE IT” concert event in Guadalajara, Mexico in Santana’s native state of Jalisco.  The concert will air on the HBO networks in spring 2014.
  
Click here to listen to the track now! 
 
Single available for download on iTunes now!
 

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Carlos to receive a 2013 Kennedy Center Honor!
9/12/2013

We are proud to announce that Carlos will receive a 2013 Kennedy Center Honor. On Sunday, December 8, on the Kennedy Center Opera House stage, the 2013 Honorees will be recognized for their lifetime contributions to American culture through the performing arts—whether in music, dance, theater, opera, motion pictures, or television. Seated with the President of the United States and Mrs. Obama, the Honorees will accept the thanks of their peers through performances and tributes. Other honorees include opera singer Martina Arroyo; pianist, keyboardist, bandleader and composer Herbie Hancock; pianist, singer and songwriter Billy Joel; and actress Shirley MacLaine.
 The gala will be broadcast on CBS on December 29, 2013 at 9:00-11:00 p.m., ET/PT. For more information, please visit <www.kennedy-center.org> 

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Campaign for Wayne Shorter: ZERO GRAVITY Documentary.
4/24/2013

 
We are pleased to announce support for the campaign for the Wayne Shorter: ZERO GRAVITY Documentary.
 
Please visit the site to see our new Campaign Video at: http://wayneshorterdoc.com/clips/

The film captures the immense impact that Wayne Shorter has had on Jazz spanning the 6 decades of his career, from his time with Art Blakey and the Jazz Messengers, his years with  Miles Davis Quintet, his ground breaking band Weather Report to his current creative explosion, The Wayne Shorter Quartet featuring John Patitucci, Brian Blade and Danilo Perez. We have had the honor of documenting Wayne's life and music since 2006.

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Notes from the Field Michael Shrieve interviews Carlos
1/14/2013

Notes from the Field, Michael Shrieve's weekly interview program features a special interview with Carlos. Check it out here!

HOUSE OF BLUES CELEBRATES 20TH ANNIVERSARY WITH SANTANA INSPIRED “WINGS OF LEGEND” STATUE UNVEILING
1/10/2013

On January 16th, a 13 foot steel, glass, and bronze replica of a PRS SANTANA signature guitar will be unveiled in front of House of Blues Las Vegas in Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino in honor of The House of Blues first resident Carlos Santana. The statue was created by premiere American artist and innovator Dale Evers.  This immense sculpture is entitled “Wings of Legend.”  It represents the tens of millions guitars that have become an intrinsic part of American pop-culture and pays homage to the artistry of Santana and his relationship with PRS guitars. 
 
Fans in the Las Vegas area are invited to attend.

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Carlos Santana to publish his autobiography
9/12/2012

Michael Pietsch, Publisher of Little, Brown and Company, announced today that Little, Brown has acquired Carlos Santana’s highly anticipated autobiography for publication in 2014.

By the grace of God, dedication, and intense personal effort, Carlos Santana has reached unprecedented heights as a Mexican-born, internationally acclaimed artist. Carlos has spent his life as the embodiment of the dreams and aspirations of the invisible people all over this world. Being recognized by all who hear a single note is a God-given miracle. This gift has been bestowed on a select few: Bob Marley, John Lennon, Michael Jackson, Jimi Hendrix, John Coltrane, Alice Coltrane, Stevie Ray Vaughn, John McLaughlin, and, of course, Carlos Santana.
 
As he tells his story, Carlos’s highest wish is to help readers discover the sanctity, grace, and divinity in themselves.

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Salvador Santana just released his new music video for "Into the Light."
6/22/2012

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Carlos & Salvador Santana to record a song with the winner of the Pave The Way Project Contest
5/30/2012

PAVE (Preventing Abuse and Violence Through Education) is designed to promote healthy relationships and empower teens to take a stand against dating violence through the expression of pop music. Through PAVE the Way Project, seven youth artists aged 13 to 20, from across the country, contributed original songs to the non-profit project to raise awareness of dating violence alongside their peers.

Check out the songs and then vote for your favorite artist! The artist with the most votes will record a song with Salvador & Carlos.
 
 
To learn more about PAVE - please visit http://www.pavethewayproject.com/

Shape Shifter debuts at #16 on Billboard's Top-Selling albums chart!
5/23/2012

Shape Shifter, the new album from Carlos Santana and the Santana Band, debuted this week at #16 in the Top 20 on the Billboard 200 top-selling albums chart, and at #2 on the indie chart.  It is Santana’s 13th Top 20 album debut, and the group’s 30th top 200 charting release overall.  It follows up 2010’s Guitar Heaven: The Greatest Guitar Classics of All Time­, which made Santana the only act in Billboard history, other than the Rolling Stones, to score at least one Top Ten album in each decade from the 1960s through the present. 

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Carlos Out & About
Carlos Santana Reunites with Ex Bandmate
12/21/2013

KRON 4 in the Bay Area had an exclusive piece with Carlos reuniting with a Ex Bandmate, having some hard times.

Santana joined by Chocquibtown, Lila Downs, Gloria Estefan, Juanes, Miguel, Fher Olvera of Mana, Nina Pastori, Samuel Rosa of Skank, Romeo Santos, Soledad and Diego Torres Saturday night in Guadalajara
12/16/2013

Fresh off of receiving his Kennedy Center Honors Award last week, Carlos Santana took the stage with his band SANTANA this past Saturday, December 14th for a once-in-a-lifetime concert event performing to a sold out house at Arena VFG in Guadalajara, Mexico. SANTANA was joined by some of Latin’s music biggest and brightest stars including ChocQuibTown, Lila Downs, Gloria Estefan, Juanes, Miguel, Fher Olvera of Maná, Niña Pastori, Samuel Rosa of Skank, Romeo Santos, Soledad and Diego Torres, performing songs from his forthcoming studio album CORAZÓN, to be released in spring 2014. The live concert will be released on DVD next year and will premiere on HBO Latino and HBO Latin America in spring 2014.

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Carlos plays with Herbie Hancock at the Power of Love Gala in Las Vegas
4/13/2013

Carlos sat in with Herbie Hancock at the 17th annual Power of Love Gala on April 13, 2013 at the MGM Grand Hotel & Casino, while raising funds in support of the Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health.

Carlos jams with Herbie Hancock, Wayne Shorter, Cindy Blackman Santana at the Hollywood Bowl.
7/27/2012

On August 28th, 2012 Carlos and Cindy performed with Herbie Hancock & Wayne Shorter at the Hollywood Bowl as part of A Concert for Peace! 

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9/8/2008

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