Santana. Carlos Santana – lead guitar, backing vocals, producer · Gregg Rolie – keyboards, lead vocals · David Brown – bass · Michael Shrieve – drums · José "Chepito" Areas – percussion, conga, timbales · Michael Carabello – percussion, conga. The album cover features the painting 'Annunciation', by Mati Klarwein. Carlos Santana saw a reproduction of the Annunciation in a magazine and wanted it for the cover of his all time best selling Abraxas album. The way it was painted was in fact a provocation of the traditional Biblical meaning of Annunciation. Santana - Abraxas - Music. Includes Black Magic Woman/Gypsy Queen; Oye Como Va, and the seven other tracks from the original album. .. This album rates as one of the most important ones in the progression of Carlos Santana as a rock and roll icon and virtuoso electric guitar player destined to join the.
This was their difficult second album where Carlos Santana's dazzling electric guitar solos set the seeds of Latin/jazz/rock. Released in and produced two monster hits, "Black Magic Woman" (written by Fleetwood Mac guitarist Peter Green) segued into "Gypsy Queen" (by Hungarian jazz guitarist Gabor Szabo) and the. Special Thanks to Gregg Rolie and Carlos Santana Mastered at Sony Music Studios, New York 24 bit digital re-master. Originally released in tracks 10 to 12 are previously unreleased bonus tracks, recorded live at the Royal Albert Hall, april 18, Originally released as Columbia PC , October, "Abraxas [Album Art]" Track Info. Cover art Mati Klarwein · Https%3a%2f% 2fimages · Abraxas Santana. 1. Singing Winds, Crying Beasts. 2. Black Magic Woman/Gypsy Queen. 3. Oye Como Va. 4. Incident at Neshabur. 5. Se a Cabo. 6. Mother's Daughter. 7. Samba Pa Ti. 8. Hope You're Feeling Better. 9. El Nicoya. Abraxas.
Song Credits. Producers Carlos Santana & Fred Catero. Writers Alberto Gianquinto, Carlos Santana, Gabor Szabo & 5 more. Conga José Areas & Michael Caraballo. Cover art Mati Klarwein. Drums Michael Shrieve. Show 7 More.