Carlos Santana ‘s ‘Corazón’ is his twenty-second studio album recorded with various singers and released on May 6, 2014 by Rca/Sony Latin Iberia. .
Track Listing : 1.Saideira (Rodrigo Leão, Samuel Rosa, Juan Pablo Sorin) – 03:55 . 2.La Flaca (Pau Dones) – 04:10 . 3.Mal Bicho (Flavio Oscar Cianciarulo) – 03:37 . 4.Oye 2014 (Niles Hollowell-Dhar, Armando Christian Perez, Tito Puente) – 03:22 . 5.Iron Lion Zion (Bob Marley) – 04:30 . 6.Una Noche En Napoles (China Forbes, Thomas Lauderdale) – 04:29 . 7.Besos De Lejos (Teófilo Chantre, Gerard Mendes) – 04:16 . 8.Margarita (Romeo Santos) – 04:01 . 9.Indy (Miguel Pimentel) – 03:26 . 10.Feel It Coming Back (Rafael Esparza-Ruiz, Yoel Henríquez) – 04:09 . 11.Yo Soy La Luz (Carlos Santana) – 04:06 . 12.I See Your Face (Bola Sete) – 01:18
Musicians : Carlos Santana – Guitar, Guitar (12 String Acoustic), Guitar (Nylon String), Percussion . Santana – Band . Gloria Estefan – Vocals On (7) . Samuel Rosa – Vocals On (1) . Romeo Santos – Vocals On (8) . Choc Quib Town – Vocals On (5) . Lila Downs – Vocals On (6) . Los Fabulosos Cadillacs – Vocals On (3) . Juanes – Vocals On (2) . Ziggy Marley – Vocals On (5) . Niña Pastori – Vocals On (6) . Pitbull – Vocals On (4) . Wayne Shorter – Saxophone On (11) . Cindy Blackman Santana – Vocals, Drums On (11) . Soledad – Vocals On (6) . Diego Torres – Vocals On (10) . Miguel – Vocals On (9), Guitar (Rhythm) . Benny Rietveld – Bass . Flavio Oscar Cianciarulo – Bass, Guitar (Rhythm) . Paoli Mejias – Congas . Raul Rekow – Congas . Dennis Chambers – Drums . Fernando Ricciardi – Drums . Tommy Anthony – Guitar (Rhythm) . Tim Pierce – Guitar (Rhythm) . Emily Estefan – Guitars . David Stout – Horn Arrangements, Trombone . Lester Mendez – Keyboard Programming, Producer . David K. Matthews – Keyboards . Zac Rae – Keyboards . Mario Siperman – Keyboards . Laércio Da Costa – Percussion . Karl Perazzo – Percussion, Timbales . David Pozzi – Sax (Tenor) . Sergio Rotman – Sax (Tenor) . Jeff Cressman – Trombone . Harry Kim – Trumpet . Daniel Lazano – Trumpet . Bill Ortiz – Trumpet . Pedro Alfonso – Violin . Jovany Javier – Vocals . Tony Lindsay – Vocals . Ximena Muñoz – Vocals . Andy Vargas – Vocals . Vicentico – Vocals . Larissa Nascimento – Vocals (Background)
Production : Produced By Lester Mendez, Carlos Santana, Cindy Blackman Santana, Miguel, The Cataracs, Emilio Estefan, Jr. . Dave Diffin – Assistant Engineer . Izzy Maccio – Assistant Engineer . Scott Moore – Assistant Engineer . Jimmy Sanchez – Assistant Engineer . Josh Connolly – Assistant Engineer . Manny Marroquin – Mixing . Tony Maserati – Mixing . Eric Schilling – Mixing . Delbert Bowers – Mixing Assistant . Chris Galland – Mixing Assistant . James Krausse – Mixing Engineer . Bill Malina – Engineer . Danny Ponce – Engineer . Ron Taylor – Engineer . Jim Reitzel – Engineer, Mixing . Dudu Marote – Vocal Engineer . Dave Poler – Vocal Engineer . Julio Reyes – Vocal Engineer
Package : Boa Mistura – Cover Art
Recorded 2013 – 2014.
Released May 6, 2014 By Rca/Sony Latin Iberia.
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