Carlos Santana Net Worth is $50 Million (as of 2020)
It has been announced that the overall size of Carlos Santana net worth today reaches a sum of 40 million dollars. He has earned his net worth because of his career in music, where he is a singer of Mexican and American origins. Carlos Santana is also a song writer and guitarist. Therefore, his career in music made him a well known name and also served as an important source of increasing the total sum of Carlos Santana net worth.
|Net Worth:||$50 Million|
|Age:||74 years old|
|Height:||5 ft 9 in (1.77 m)|
|Date of birth:||Jul 20, 1947|
|Occupation:||Musician, Songwriter, Guitarist, Artist, Bandleader, Film Score Composer, Music artist|
His involvement into music has also been awarded as he became a winner of 3 Latin Grammy awards and 10 Grammy awards. In the 60s and 70s, Carlos Santana became a known name when he made popular a different genre of music, where he combined salsa, jazz and rock music styles. This style is also referred to as Latin fusion. At that time, he was performing with his own band called “Santana”. Thus, his membership in it has also added up to the overall amount of Carlos Santana net worth. He has appeared in 21 studio albums with his band. In addition to that, he also performed as a solo singer and as a solo artist he has released seven more studio albums. Thus, the sales of all of them have also added up to the overall estimate of Carlos Santana net worth.
Carlos Santana was born in San Francisco, California in 1947 and his real birth name is Carlos Augusto Alves Santana. Carlos Santana made his name famous when he created his own band called “Santana”. In addition to popularizing the Latin and rock music fusion, Carlos Santana also became known as a guitar virtuoso. In 1966, he debuted with his band which at that time was called “The Santana Blues Band”. The band became popular and successful in a very short period of time as in 19696 the band was already playing at the legendary Woodstock festival. The success of the band is regarded their unique sound which was not heard before. In the 90s, his popularity was still going on everywhere in the world. Thus, thanks to his career in music, he became known not only to Mexican and American audiences, but also elsewhere in the world.
In 1965, he got his American citizenship, as well. In 2007 he divorced from his wife Deborah Santana, with whom he was living for 34 years. The cause of the divorce was stated to be irreconcilable differences.