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Carlos Santana

Santana's cultural mash-up made a statement about Latin music that still reverberates to this day. Tucker Ranson/Getty Images hide caption

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Santana's Debut Album Turns 50 Years Old

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Attendees at candlelight vigil held recently in El Paso overcome with emotion. MARK RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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'Amor Eterno' For El Paso, Gilroy, Dayton And Beyond

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Gary Clark Jr. On World Cafe

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"Everything's new to me, with purity and innocence," Carlos Santana says. "It's all in how your heart perceives things." Ethan Miller/Getty Images hide caption

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For Santana, 'Africa Speaks' Album Is About 'Manifesting Divine Voodoo'

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Carlos Santana's new album, Africa Speaks, features Spanish vocalist Buika (right). Maryanne Bilham/Courtesy of the Artist hide caption

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'Africa Speaks' To Carlos Santana's Past

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Carlos Santana On World Cafe

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The English roots-rock and folk duo Ida Mae. Their debut full-length Chasing Lights is on our short list of the best new albums out on June 7. Dean Chalkey/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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New Music Friday: Our Top 8 Albums Out On June 7

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Carlos Santana has a new EP out now and a busy 2019 ahead. Roberto Finizio/Courtesy of the Artist hide caption

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Latin Music For Winter 2019: Iconic Offerings And New Discoveries

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Power of Peace is the tile of the new album from Santana and The Isley Brothers Maryanne Bilham/Courtesy of the Artist hide caption

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The Isley Brothers & Santana On World Cafe

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Power Of Peace is a new album from Carlos Santana and The Isley Brothers. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Santana And The Isley Brothers Come Together For 'Power Of Peace'

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Power of Peace is the tile of the new album from Santana and The Isley Brothers Maryanne Bilham/Courtesy of the Artist hide caption

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Making 'Power Of Peace' With The Isley Brothers Checks One Off Santana's Bucket List

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The Isley Brothers & Carlos Santana's Power Of Peace comes out July 28. Maryanne Bilham/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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The Isley Brothers & Carlos Santana, 'Mercy Mercy Me (The Ecology)'

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This week's episode of Alt.Latino offers songs for recovery and healing. Bianca Polak/Flickr hide caption

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Alt.Latino's Post-Election Meditation: Music For Healing

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Santana's original lineup reunites for Santana IV, out April 15. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Carlos Santana Breaks Down His Band's Trailblazing Sound

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Carlos Santana visits NPR for an interview about his new memoir The Universal Tone: Bringing My Story to Light. Maggie Starbard/NPR hide caption

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Carlos Santana: 'I Am A Reflection Of Your Light'

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Carlos Santana uses music to reflect on his career in this week's episode of Alt.Latino. Frank Micelotta/Getty Images hide caption

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In Music, Carlos Santana Seeks The Divine

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