JUL 29 2014
Corazon, The First Ever Latin Music Album Of Santana's Career Is Certified U.S. Latin Double Platinum
SANTANA COLLABORATING WITH THE BIGGEST NAMES IN LATIN MUSIC ON
“’Corazón’ promotes and accentuates the same principles that are inside me. As Bob Marley said, ‘dance your troubles away.’ Just as a dog shakes off the water, you have to shake off the weight of the soul from beginning to end. This CD invites you to celebrate your own light. Don’t be afraid. Take a look.” -- Carlos Santana
(New York- July 29, 2014) CORAZÓN, the first ever Latin album of Santana’s career, has just received U.S. Latin double-platinum certification. Upon release on May 6th, was the top selling Latin Music album in the United States for six consecutive weeks. In addition, strong>CORAZÓN has been #1 on the iTunes album chart in 24 countries, #2 in 10 countries, and Top 10 in 59 countries.
Superstar performances on strong>CORAZÓN, the album, include ChocQuibtown, Lila Downs, Gloria Estefan, Los Fabulosos Cadillacs, Juanes, Ziggy Marley, Miguel, Niña Pastori, Pitbull, Samuel Rosa of Skank, Cindy Blackman Santana, Romeo Santos, Wayne Shorter, Soledad, and Diego Torres.
"We are deeply gratified at the success of Carlos Santana's first ever Latin CD, Corazón. It's all about the music and Carlos continues to create timeless melodies that will be eternally relevant. I would like to thank all the fans who have embraced Corazón," Michael Vrionis, President of Universal Tone Management and one of the Executive Producers of Corazón said.