Showing posts with label Santana. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Santana. Show all posts

Aug 31, 2019

Evil Ways (Live) by Santana (1970)

Evil Ways by Santana (1970)
"Evil Ways" is a song made famous by Mexican-American rock band Santana from their 1969 debut album Santana. It was written by Clarence "Sonny" Henry and originally recorded by jazz percussionist Willie Bobo on his 1967 album Bobo Motion. Alongside Santana's release in 1969, "Evil Ways" was also recorded by the band The Village Callers.


Jan 25, 2019

Santana - Winning from the album Zebop (1981)

Santana - Winning from the album Zebop (1981)
"Winning" is a pop rock single originally written and recorded by Russ Ballard on his 1976 album of the same name. It was subsequently recorded by Latin rock band Santana for the 1981 album, Zebop!. The lead vocal on the Santana version was performed by Alex Ligertwood. It was the sixth track on the album and was released as the third single (backed with "Brightest Star") and as a promotional music video.

The Santana version reached number 2 on the Mainstream Rock Charts and number 17 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100, making it Santana's ninth most successful song. The song reached number 12 in South Africa