Happy Birthday – Carlos Santana!

ABOUT
Guitarist who blended rock with Latin American music and fronted Santana. He won the Best Rock Album Award and the Album of the Year Award for Supernatural in 2000.

BEFORE FAME
He began playing the guitar when he was eight and turned down an opportunity to attend Humbolt State University to pursue a career in music.

TRIVIA
He won ten Grammy Awards and three Latin Grammys by 2002.

FAMILY LIFE
He married Deborah Santana on April 21, 1973 and, after their divorce in 2007, he married Cindy Blackman on December 19, 2010. He has a son named Salvador and two daughters named Angelica and Stella.

ASSOCIATED WITH
He collaborated with Wyclef Jean in his 1999 album, Supernatural.