Milagro (Santana album)

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Studio album by Santana
Released May 1992
Genre Hard rock, latin rock
Length 70:23
Label Polydor
Producer Carlos Santana, Chester Thompson
Santana chronology
Spirits Dancing in the Flesh
Sacred Fire: Live in South America
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[1]
Entertainment Weekly C−[2]
Rolling Stone 4/5 stars[3]

Milagro is the sixteenth studio album by Santana, released in 1992.

Milagro, which means "miracle" in Spanish, was dedicated to the lives of Miles Davis and Bill Graham, and was Santana's first album on the Polydor label after twenty-two years with Columbia Records. The album reached 102 in the Billboard 200.[4]

As of 2010, this is the band Santana's only studio album not owned by Sony Music Entertainment, the successor to Sony BMG, a company formed by the merger of Columbia's parent (the original) Sony Music Entertainment and BMG, the parent of Santana's current label Arista Records. The album is owned by Universal Music Group, which purchased Polydor's parent PolyGram in 1998.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Introduction — Bill Graham (Milagro)" (M. Johnson, Bob Marley, Santana) – 7:34
  2. "Somewhere in Heaven" (Alex Ligertwood, Santana) – 9:59
  3. "Saja/Right On" (Joe Roccisano/Earl Derouen, Marvin Gaye) – 8:51
  4. "Your Touch" (Santana, Chester Thompson) – 6:34
  5. "Life Is for Living" (Sefolosha) – 4:39
  6. "Red Prophet" (Pat Rietveld) – 5:35
  7. "Agua que va caer" (Carlos Valdes, Eugene Arango) – 4:22
  8. "Make Somebody Happy" (Santana, Ligertwood) – 4:14
  9. "Free All the People (South Africa)" (Jackie Holmes) – 6:04
  10. "Gypsy/Grajonca" (Santana, Thompson) – 7:09
  11. "We Don't Have to Wait" (Santana, Armando Peraza, Thompson) – 4:34
  12. "A Dios" (Santana, John Coltrane, Gil Evans) – 1:21



  1. ^ Ruhlmann, William. Milagro (Santana album) at AllMusic
  2. ^ DiMartino, Dave (1992-05-22). "Milagro Review". Entertainment Weekly. Retrieved 15 April 2012. 
  3. ^ Swenson, John (1997-01-29). "Santana: Milagro : Music Reviews : Rolling Stone". Rolling Stone. Archived from the original on 2007-10-01. Retrieved 15 April 2012. 
  4. ^ "Milagro - Santana | Awards | AllMusic". Retrieved 26 November 2013.