Salvador Santana


Salvador Santana was born in 1983 in the San Francisco Bay Area. He is a Latin instrumentalist whose main instrument is the keyboard. He sings and loves spoken word, but piano and keyboard have always been his mainstays. He is the son of ten-time Grammy winning guitarist Carlos Santana and poet/author Deborah Santana. His maternal grandfather, Saunders King, is an icon of American blues and his paternal grandfather, Jose Santana, is a legendary violinist and mariachi bandleader.… Read More

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1983 Birth Born on May 22, 1983.


1999 16 Years Old In 1999, Salvador collaborated with his father on composing the Grammy winning track "El Farol" on the album Supernatural. … Read More


2004 21 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2004 Salvador established the Salvador Santana Band. … Read More
2006 23 Years Old …  In fact, it was a trip to South Africa in 2006 with Artists for a New South Africa (ANSA), and meeting President Nelson Mandela, that triggered Salvador to write the positive message and music of "Rise Up." … Read More


2013 30 Years Old In 2013 Salvador released Rise Up, a six song EP.
2015 32 Years Old In August 2015 his first album was released under the name Fantasy Reality.
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