Grammy award winning, Mexican born American guitarist, Carlos Santana, is famous for his salsa, jazz and rock infused music and is regarded as one the greatest guitarists of all time
. This rock and roll hall of fame legend learned to play the violin in 1953 at the age of five but it was not until he was eight did he pick up the guitar. After the family relocated to San Francisco, Santana became involved in the local music scene and decided to become a full time musician. In 1966 a series of...
events led to his discovery—an impromptu band needed a guitarist and Santana was given the nod, where his playing gained the notice of the audience and much needed exposure. Santa went on to create his own band the same year and gained a local following but it was not until after Woodstock in 1969 that he was offered his first recording contract. Working steadily for the next 30 years, Santana experienced a resurgence in 2000 with the release of his Supernatural album. Working with various popular artists of the day Santana was introduced to the younger audience making his sound mainstream once again.
In 2005 Carlos Santana introduced his first fragrance with Victory International. His men’s cologne, Carlos Santana, is a long lasting scent with a unique blend of spices and citruses perfect for evenings. His his women’s perfume, Carlos Santana for women is an Asian floral fragrance featuring an exotic blend of fruits and florals making it a warm and sensual scent.