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Carlos Santana - Hollywood, CA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2
N 34° 06.077 W 118° 20.692
11S E 375947 N 3774202
Quick Description: This Star is located at the intersection of La Brea and Marshfield Way (near Hollywood Blvd.)
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 5/24/2013 4:13:46 PM
Waymark Code: WMH54R
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Dunbar Loop
Views: 7

Long Description:
Hollywood honors over 2400 celebrities of stage, screen and radio with stars like this one along the Hollywood Walk of Fame- fifteen blocks along Hollywood Blvd.
This star is for recording artist Carlos Santana.
Wikipedia (visit link) adds:

"Carlos Augusto Alves Santana (born July 20, 1947) is a Mexican and American musician who became famous in the late 1960s and early 1970s with his band Santana which pioneered a fusion of rock and Latin American music. The band's sound featured his melodic, blues-based guitar lines set against Latin and African rhythms featuring percussion instruments such as timbales and congas not generally heard in rock music. Santana continued to work in these forms over the following decades. He experienced a resurgence of popularity and critical acclaim in the late 1990s. In 2003, Rolling Stone magazine listed Santana at number 20 on their list of the 100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time. He has won 10 Grammy Awards and 3 Latin Grammy Awards."
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Location: at the intersection of La Brea and Marshfield Way (near Hollywood Blvd.)

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