1983 Carlos Santana – Havana Moon

Havana Moon is a 1983 album by Carlos Santana released as a solo project.

It features covers of Bo Diddley and Chuck Berry songs and performances by Booker T & the MGs, Willie Nelson and the Fabulous Thunderbirds, and also Carlos’ father Jose singing “Vereda Tropical”, a song Carlos had first heard when his father was serenading his mother following an argument.

Tracks

1  Watch Your Step (Bobby Parker; Phil Belmonte) 04:01
2  Lightnin’ (Carlos Santana; Booker T Jones) 03:51
3  Who Do You Love (Ellas McDaniel) 02:54
4  Mudbone (Carlos Santana) 05:51
5  One With You (Booker T Jones) 05:17
6  Ecuador (Carlos Santana) 01:11
7  Tales Of Kilimanjaro (Carlos Santana; Armando Peraza; Alan Pasqua) 04:50
8  Havana Moon (Chuck Berry) 04:10
9  Daughter Of The Night (Mikael Rickfors; Hasse Huss) 04:19
10  They All Went To Mexico (Greg Brown) 04:50
11  Vereda Tropical (Gonzalo Curiel) 04:58

Musicians

1 Watch Your Step

BassDavid Hood
DrumsGraham Lear
GuitarCarlos Santana
KeyboardsBooker T Jones
KeyboardsBarry Beckett
HornsEmilio Castillo
HornsStephen Kupka
HornsMic Gillette
HornsMarc Russo
HornsGreg Adams
PercussionArmando Peraza
PercussionRaul Rekow
PercussionOrestes Vilato
Background VocalsLanette Stevens
Background VocalsTramaine Hawkins
Background VocalsCherline Hall
VocalsGreg Walker


2 Lightnin’

BassKeith Ferguson
DrumsFran Christina
GuitarCarlos Santana
GuitarJimmie Vaughan
KeyboardsBooker T Jones
HarmonicaKim Wilson


3 Who Do You Love

BassKeith Ferguson
DrumsFran Christina
GuitarCarlos Santana
GuitarJimmie Vaughan
HarmonicaKim Wilson
PercussionRaul Rekow
PercussionOrestes Vilato
PercussionArmando Peraza
Background VocalsOrestes Vilato
Background VocalsEmilio Castillo
Background VocalsCarlos Santana
Background VocalsRaul Rekow
VocalsKim Wilson


4 Mudbone

BassKeith Ferguson
DrumsFran Christina
GuitarCarlos Santana
GuitarJimmie Vaughan
KeyboardsBooker T Jones
KeyboardsBarry Beckett
HarmonicaKim Wilson


5 One With You

BassKeith Ferguson
DrumsFran Christina
GuitarCarlos Santana
KeyboardsBarry Beckett
KeyboardsBooker T Jones
HarmonicaKim Wilson
BongosArmando Peraza
CongasRaul Rekow
TimbalesOrestes Vilato
VocalsBooker T Jones


6 Ecuador

KeyboardsRichard Baker
FluteOrestes Vilato
PercussionCarlos Santana
PercussionGraham Lear
PercussionDavid Margen
PercussionAlex Ligertwood
PercussionArmando Peraza
PercussionRaul Rekow
VocalsOrestes Vilato
VocalsCarlos Santana
VocalsArmando Peraza
VocalsRaul Rekow


7 Tales Of Kilimanjaro

BassDavid Margen
DrumsGraham Lear
GuitarCarlos Santana
GuitarChristopher Solberg
KeyboardsAlan Pasqua
PercussionArmando Peraza
PercussionRaul Rekow
PercussionOrestes Vilato


8 Havana Moon

BassKeith Ferguson
DrumsFran Christina
GuitarCarlos Santana
GuitarJimmie Vaughan
KeyboardsBooker T Jones
HarmonicaKim Wilson
PercussionRaul Rekow
PercussionOrestes Vilato
PercussionArmando Peraza
Background VocalsCarlos Santana
Background VocalsOrestes Vilato
Background VocalsKim Wilson
VocalsBooker T Jones


9 Daughter Of The Night

BassDavid Hood
DrumsGraham Lear
GuitarCarlos Santana
KeyboardsBooker T Jones
KeyboardsBarry Beckett
VocalsGreg Walker


10 They All Went To Mexico

BassDavid Hood
DrumsGraham Lear
GuitarCarlos Santana
KeyboardsBooker T Jones
KeyboardsBarry Beckett
AccordionFlaco Jimenez
TrumpetMic Gillette
PercussionRaul Rekow
PercussionOrestes Vilato
PercussionArmando Peraza
Background VocalsCarlos Santana
Background VocalsRaul Rekow
Background VocalsOrestes Vilato
VocalsWillie Nelson


11 Vereda Tropical

BassLuis Gonzalez
TrumpetJose Salcedo
TrumpetOscar Chavez
ViolinJose Santana
ViolinRaymundo Coronado
ViolinGabriel Arias
ViolinFrancisco Coronado
VocalsJose Santana

Other Musicians

Liner Notes