The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame + Museum


Induction category: Performer
Presented by: John Popper


Inductees: Carlos Santana (guitar, vocals; born July 20, 1947), Jose Chepito Areas (timbales; born July 25, 1946), David Brown (bass; Feb. 15, 1947 - September 4, 2000), Mike Carabello (congas; born November 18,1947), Gregg Rolie (keyboards, lead vocals; born June 17, 1947), Michael Shrieve (drums; born July 6, 1949) Guitarist Carlos Santana is one of rock’s true virtuosos and guiding lights. Since 1966, he has led the group that bears his surname, selling over 30 million albums and performing before 13 million people. Though numerous musicians have passed through Santana’s ranks, the continuing presence of Carlos Santana at the helm ...

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