June 1, 2019 by golden gooseits
Carlos Santana proposes onstage
Almost three years after his wife filed for divorce, guitarist Carlos Santana is marching to a new beat with his drummer.
The Grammy-winning virtuoso behind '70s hits such as Black Magic Woman and Oye Como Va proposed to Cindy Blackman onstage during his concert last Friday (US time) in Chicago.
Blackman, who Golden Goose Sneakers had just performed a drum solo on the song Corazon Espinado, accepted.
The couple kissed and the audience cheered, according to a statement from Sony Music.
"Cindy and I are blessed to have found each other," Santana said in the same statement.
"Being in love is a gift from the universe, and the spirit and vibrations that come with it are infinitely powerful.
"I look forward to expressing that incredible energy through my music and in helping to tip the balance toward more love in the world with what Cindy and I share."
There is no word on when the couple planned to marry.
Santana, who turns 63 next week, was https://www.goldengooseshoesit.com/ previously married for more than 30 years to Deborah Santana, the mother of his three children.
She cited irreconcilable differences in her October 2007 divorce filing.