Shangó (Santana album)

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Shangó
Studio album by Santana
Released August 1982
Genre Rock
Length 44:29
Label Columbia
Producer Bill Szymczyk, John Ryan, Carlos Santana, Gregg Rolie
Santana chronology
Zebop!
(1981)
Shangó
(1982)
Beyond Appearances
(1985)
Singles from Shangó
  1. "Hold On"
    Released: 1982
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 2/5 stars [1]
Rolling Stone 2/5 stars[2]

Shangó is the twelfth studio album by Santana. The album reached number twenty two in Billboard 200 album charts.[3] The single "Hold On" from the album reached number fifteen in the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 singles chart and number seventeen on Billboard's Top Tracks chart.[3] A second single from the album, "Nowhere to Run", peaked at number sixty six on the Hot 100 chart and number thirteen on the Mainstream Rock chart and a third single reached number thirty four in the Mainstream Rock chart.[3]

Track listing[edit]

Side one[edit]

  1. "The Nile" (Santana, Ligertwood, Rolie) - 4:57
  2. "Hold On" (Ian Thomas) - 4:33
  3. "Night Hunting Time" (Paul Brady) - 4:43
  4. "Nowhere to Run" (Russ Ballard) - 4:01
  5. "Nueva York" (Santana, Lear, Rekow, Peraza, Ligertwood, Baker, Margen, Vilato, Rolie) - 5:01

Side two[edit]

  1. "Oxun (Oshūn)" (Santana, Ligertwood, Rolie, Lear, Peraza, Rekow, Vilato) - 4:14
  2. "Body Surfing" (Santana, Ligertwood) - 4:24
  3. "What Does It Take (To Win Your Love)" (Johnny Bristol, Vernon Bullock, Harvey Fuqua) - 3:24
  4. "Let Me Inside" (Santana, Solberg) - 3:32
  5. "Warrior" (Margen, Baker, Ligertwood, Santana) - 4:21
  6. "Shangó" (Rekow, Vilato, Peraza) - 1:44

Personnel[edit]

  • Bill Szymczyk – arranger, engineer, mixing, producer
  • John Ryan – arranger, producer
  • John Fell Ryan – producer
  • Jim Gaines – engineer
  • Will Herold – engineer
  • Ben King – engineer
  • Maureen Droney – assistant engineer
  • Ray Etzler – director
  • Ted Jensen – mastering
  • Richard Stutting – art direction, design
  • Guido Harari – photography

Chart performance[edit]

Album[edit]

Year Album details Peak chart positions
US[3] AUS[4] AUT[5] FRA[6] NLD[7] NLZ[8] NOR[9] SWE[10] SWI[11] UK[12]
1982 22 9 26 13 3 12 35
"—" denotes releases that did not chart or were not released.

Singles[edit]

Year Title Peak chart positions
US
The Billboard Hot 100[3]
US
Adult Contemporary[3]
US
Mainstream Rock[3]
NL NZL BE
1982 "Hold On" 15 34 17 22[13] 31[14] 19
"Night Hunting Time" 34
"Nowhere To Run" 66 13
"—" denotes releases that did not chart or were not released.


References[edit]

  1. ^ Ruhlmann, William. Shangó (Santana album) at AllMusic
  2. ^ Brown, Cabot (1982-10-14). "Santana: Shango : Music Reviews : Rolling Stone". Rolling Stone. Archived from the original on 2007-10-01. Retrieved 14 April 2012. 
  3. ^ a b c d e f g "Shangó - Santana | Awards | AllMusic". allmusic.com. Retrieved 18 November 2013. 
  4. ^ "australian-charts.com - Australian charts portal". australian-charts.com. Retrieved 18 November 2013. 
  5. ^ "Santana - Shangó - austriancharts.at". austriancharts.at. Retrieved 18 November 2013. 
  6. ^ "lescharts.com - Les charts français". lescharts.com. Retrieved 18 November 2013. 
  7. ^ "dutchcharts.nl - Santana - Shangó". dutchcharts.nl. Retrieved 18 November 2013. 
  8. ^ "charts.org.nz - Santana - Shangó". charts.org.nz. Retrieved 18 November 2013. 
  9. ^ "norwegiancharts.com - Santana - Shangó". norwegiancharts.com. Retrieved 18 November 2013. 
  10. ^ "swedishcharts.com - Santana - Shangó". swedishcharts.com. Retrieved 18 November 2013. 
  11. ^ "Die Offizielle Schweizer Hitparade und Music Community". hitparade.ch. Retrieved 18 November 2013. 
  12. ^ "SANTANA | Artist | Official Charts". officialcharts.com. Retrieved 18 November 2013. 
  13. ^ "dutchcharts.nl - Santana - Hold On". dutchcharts.nl. Retrieved 18 November 2013. 
  14. ^ "charts.org.nz - Santana - Hold On". charts.org.nz. Retrieved 18 November 2013. 

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