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Santana were inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 1998.


Rocking and relevant since 1966.

Santana's fusion of jazz, rock and Latin influences built them a hugely successful and lasting reign in the world of rock. Not afraid to shake things up, Santana have collaborated with diverse groups and staged one of the most successful comebacks of all time. More on


Inductees: Carlos Santana (guitar, vocals; born July 20, 1947), Jose Chepito Areas (timbales; born July 25, 1946), David Brown (bass; February 15, 1947 - September 4, 2000), Mike Carabello (congas; born November 18, 1947), Gregg Rolie (keyboards, lead vocals; born June 17, 1947), Michael Shrieve (drums; born July 6, 1949)

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Archival Resources

Listed below are notable collections and items from the Rock Hall's Archives. You can find more by searching our catalog here.

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