Carlos Santana On Long-Term Success & Family Influence

- Anthony Mason | CBS News

(CBS NEWS) – Nearly 45 years ago, guitarist Carlos Santana burst onto the scene and re-defined rock music. As one of music’s most acclaimed guitarists, he pioneered a new sound — blending Afro-Latin beats with the electric blues. Santana is among this year’s Kennedy Center Honorees.

Santana told CBS News’ Anthony Mason that he’s “really, really grateful” about the about the award. He also said that he thinks “Smooth” and “Black Magic Woman” are two of his songs that are “forever going to be in the blood stream of the listener.”

Surprisingly, those two hits came three decades apart, bridging an extraordinary career…


TM and © Copyright 2013 CBS San Francisco, 2013 CBS Radio Inc. and its relevant subsidiaries. CBS RADIO and EYE Logo TM and Copyright 2013 CBS Broadcasting Inc. Used under license. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From CBS San Francisco

Get The New CBS SF Bay Area Local App
Got Our Weather App?
%d bloggers like this:

Listen Live