February 21, 2017  

Carlos Santana Taps Top-Notch Musicians for Classic Rock Album

May 28, 2010 (9:58 am) GMT
The guitarist teams up with the likes of Nas, Joe Cocker and Chris Cornell in recording the cover version of some classic rock songs.
Carlos Santana

Rapper , , and ' keyboard player Ray Manzarek have teamed up with guitar great for his new album of classic rock anthems.

Nas performs 's "Back in Black" with Santana, while Cocker tackles 's "Little Wing" and frontman Cornell provides vocals on a rendition of 's "Whole Lotta Love". Manzarek joins Santana for a new take on The Doors' "Riders on the Storm", and the guitarist insists the updated version of the song is "really far out and psychedelic".

Santana tells Rolling Stone magazine he was aiming to make a record that would turn women on: "I paid special attention to the groove so the females would get completely aroused." No words on the title and release date for the upcoming album.

More Carlos Santana News

TODAY'S HEADLINES

  1. Priscilla Presley's Taking Care of Lisa Marie Presley's Twin Girls Amid Nasty Custody Battle
  2. Pregnant Rosie Huntington-Whiteley Covers Baby Bump in Trench Coat on Lunch Date With Jason Statham
  3. Fergie Shows Off Pert Derriere in Cheeky Instagram Picture
  4. George Clooney Finally Opens Up About Amal's Pregnancy
  5. Adele Named Top Music Legend of the Future
  6. Taron Egerton Is Seen Filming 'Robin Hood: Origins' in Croatia
  7. Possible 'Jurassic World 2' Plot Details Revealed
  8. 'Sherlock' Could Get Axed, Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman's Busy Schedules Are to Blame