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Santana - Africa Speaks (2019) Published: June 7/19 Released: June 7/19 albumRock11 Tracks • 64 Minutes
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    SELECTED LINE: Santana’s distorted guitar tone has a proper party at which to hold court. -theartsdesk.com
    Africa Speaks is the 25th studio album by Santana, released by Starfaith through Concord Records from Concord Music Group on June 7, 2019.
    Preview
    1. Africa Speaks (feat. Buika)4:47
    2. Batonga (feat. Buika)5:43
    3. Oye Este Mi Canto (feat. Buika)5:58
    4. Yo Me Lo Merezco (feat. Buika)6:12
    5. Blue Skies (feat. Buika)9:08
    6. Paraísos Quemados (feat. Buika)5:59
    7. Breaking Down The Door (feat. Buika)4:30
    8. Los Invisibles (feat. Buika)5:54
    9. Luna Hechicera (feat. Buika)4:47
    10. Bembele (feat. Buika)5:51
    11. Candombe Cumbele (feat. Buika)5:36
℗ 2019 Starfaith, LLC., Under exclusive license to Concord Records, a division of Concord Music Group, Inc.
Critic Reviews (11)

Africa Speaks is breathtaking in terms of energy and scope of vision.

80% 2 years ago

AllMusic AllMusic

Santana and his associates embark on a stimulating, hourlong journey.

80% 2 years ago

knoxnews knoxnews

Carlos Santana’s guitar playing remains a force of nature.

70% 2 years ago


The best Santana album in a long time.

80% 2 years ago

Classic Rock (DE) Classic Rock (DE)

Santana’s virtuosic playing is complimented by Spanish jazz singer Buika, who adds her bewitching vocals to a number of the album’s tracks.

2 years ago


Santana’s desire for musical adventure remains undiminished.

2 years ago

San Francisco Chronicle San Francisco Chronicle

This record sounds all the more potent for its cooperative focus.

2 years ago

Glide Magazine Glide Magazine

One amazing album!

2 years ago

AMNplify AMNplify

A strikingly impressive effort from the guitar legend.

2 years ago

Relix Relix

Africa Speaks is an album that gives an often unsung culture a voice and hope for a more harmonious future.

80% 2 years ago

CrypticRock.com CrypticRock.com

Santana’s distorted guitar tone has a proper party at which to hold court.

60% 2 years ago

theartsdesk.com theartsdesk.com
User Reviews (2)

DD's2 years ago
Los Invisibles is hot!!! Loving this song! Hoping the rest of the album is as good.

Efrain_Tomas,2 years ago
finally the queen is back Lo Amo lo amo OMG This is Buika and con Santana Love!!!!!!!
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