This article is about the Santana song. For the Venezuela telenovela, see
Single by Santana featuring The Product G&B
from the album
November 23, 1999
Pop, pop rock. R&B
Writer(s) Raul Rekow, Jerry Duplessis, Wyclef Jean, David Mcrae, Marvin Moore-Hough, Carlos Santana, Karl Perazzo
Wyclef Jean, Jerry "Wonder" Duplessis
Santana singles chronology
The Product G&B singles chronology
(1999) "Cluck, Cluck"
Maria Maria" is a song by Santana featuring The Product G&B. It reached number one on the [1 ] on April 8, 2000, and stayed there for ten weeks. Billboard Hot 100 At the 2000 [2 ] Grammy Awards, the song won the Grammy for Best Pop Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal. Despite other lead singers from the album receiving awards, The Product G&B were, for some reason, not honored with a Grammy. Marc Anthony also sang on a version of the song. [3 ]
In 2008, in honor of the 50th anniversary of the Hot 100 chart,
compiled its list of the top 100 songs since the inception of the chart in various categories. "Maria Maria" came in at #96 on the list of the Billboard Billboard: All-Time Hot 100 Top Songs, and #2 on the list of Top Billboard Hot 100 Latin Songs of All Time. [4 ] Later, it was named the 14th most successful song from 2000 to 2009, on the [5 ] Billboard Hot 100 Songs of the Decade. [6 ]
Carlos Santana has collaborated with Chef Roberto Santibañez to open five restaurants named Maria Maria, after the song. The majority are located in the San Francisco Bay Area, other locations include Arizona and Texas.
Music video [ edit ]
The video starts zooming onto Carlos Santana and
The Product G&B as they are performing outdoors to a group of people partying. Cut scenes include Santana playing the guitar. The focus is then put on a girl the viewers may assume is Maria. She is looking in the mirror and later joins the party.
Track listing [ edit ]
"Maria Maria" - Pumpin' Dolls Club Mix 8:36
"Maria Maria" - Pumpin' Dolls Radio Edit 3:56
"Maria Maria" - Wyclef Remix 4:21
"Maria Maria" - Wyclef Remix (Instrumental) 4:21
"Maria Maria" - Album Version 4:21
Charts and certifications [ edit ]
Weekly charts [ edit ]
Billboard Hot 100 1
Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs 1
U.K. Singles Chart
Australian Singles Chart
New Zealand Singles Chart
Norwegian Singles Chart
Swedish Singles Chart
Belgium Flanders Singles Chart
Belgium Walonia Singles Chart
Dutch Singles Chart
French Singles Chart
Austrian Singles Chart
Swiss Singles Chart
German Singles Chart
End of year charts [ edit ]
End of year chart (2000)
Billboard Hot 100 [7 ] 3
Decade-end charts [ edit ]
Certifications [ edit ]
Chart precession and succession [ edit ]
References [ edit ]
^ Santana - Sights & Sounds: Discography - Maria Maria
^ Eminem Hangs On At No. 1, Billboard.com, June 8, 2000
^ The Billboard Hot 100 All-Time Top Songs (100-91), Billboard.com, retrieved October 24, 2008
^ Hits Don't Lie: Top Billboard Hot 100 Latin Songs, Billboard.com, retrieved October 24, 2008
^ Hot 100 Decade Songs
^ "Billboard Top 100 - 2000" . Retrieved 2010-08-31.
^ "Ultratop − Goud en Platina – 2000" (in Dutch). Ultratop & Hung Medien / hitparade.ch.
^ "French single certifications – Feat. The Product G & B – Maria, Maria" (in French). InfoDisc. Select FEAT. THE PRODUCT G & B and click OK
^ "Les Singles de Platine :" (in French). Infodisc.fr . Retrieved November 22, 2012.
^ "Gold-/Platin-Datenbank (Santana; 'Maria, Maria')" (in German). Bundesverband Musikindustrie.
^ "Guld- och Platinacertifikat − År 2000" (PDF) (in Swedish). IFPI Sweden.
^ "The Official Swiss Charts and Music Community: Awards (Santana; 'Maria Maria')". Hung Medien.
^ "American single certifications – Santana – Maria_ Maria". Recording Industry Association of America. If necessary, click Advanced , then click Format , then select Single , then click SEARCH