Guitar legend and House of Blues Las Vegas headliner Carlos Santana, in conjunction with Little, Brown and Company, hosted a book signing of his new memoir THE UNIVERSAL TONE: Bringing My Story to Light (Little, Brown; November 4, 2014; $30.00 hardcover).
Carlos Santana’s residency “An Intimate Evening with Santana: Greatest Hits Live – Yesterday, Today & Tomorrow” at House of Blues Las Vegas inside Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino continues Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014.
About Carlos Santana
For 40 years and as many albums later, Santana has sold more than 100 million records and reached more than 100 million fans at concerts worldwide. To date, Santana has won ten GRAMMY ® Awards and three Latin GRAMMY ® Awards. He won a record-tying nine GRAMMYs for a single project for 1999’sSupernatural (including Album of the Year and Record of the Year for “Smooth”) as well as three Latin GRAMMYs. He has also received the Billboard Century Award (1996), was ushered into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame (1998), received the Billboard Latin Music Awards’ Lifetime Achievement honor (2009), and was the recipient of the Kennedy Center Honors Award (2013).
Among many other honors, Carlos Santana has been cited by Rolling Stone as #15 on their list of the “100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time.” And, with the 2014 release of Corazón, Santana surpassed the Rolling Stones and, along with Barbara Streisand, is one of only two music acts in Billboard history to score at least one Top 10 album for six consecutive decades from the 1960s on. Corazón (RCA/Sony Latin Iberia) features superstar collaborative performances by Latin Music’s finest. The album is certified U.S. Latin Double Platinum and was the top selling Latin Music album in the United States for six consecutive weeks. Santana is currently headlining a multi-year residency at House of Blues at Mandalay Bay Resort in Las Vegas. On November 4, Santana will release his memoirTHE UNIVERSAL TONE: Bringing My Story to Light.