Beyond Appearances

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All Music Guide - William Ruhlmann
Seven months in the making, and appearing two-and-a-half years after Santana's last album, Beyond Appearances was produced by Val Bette Davis Eyes Garay in a hot 1980s style, replete with prominent synthesizers and drum machines. In the interim, the band had undergone changes, with Alphonso Johnson replacing David Margen on bass, Chester D. Thompson and David Sancious replacing Richard Baker on keyboards, Chester Cortez Thompson replacing Graham Lear on drums, and singer Greg Walker rejoining. Garay co-wrote "Say It Again" #46, Santana's final Hot 100 entry until "Smooth" in 1999 a remake of Curtis Mayfield's "I'm The One Who Loves You" hit #102, but this latest pop ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - William Ruhlmann
Seven months in the making, and appearing two-and-a-half years after Santana's last album, Beyond Appearances was produced by Val Bette Davis Eyes Garay in a hot 1980s style, replete with prominent synthesizers and drum machines. In the interim, the band had undergone changes, with Alphonso Johnson replacing David Margen on bass, Chester D. Thompson and David Sancious replacing Richard Baker on keyboards, Chester Cortez Thompson replacing Graham Lear on drums, and singer Greg Walker rejoining. Garay co-wrote "Say It Again" #46, Santana's final Hot 100 entry until "Smooth" in 1999 a remake of Curtis Mayfield's "I'm The One Who Loves You" hit #102, but this latest pop interpretation of the Santana sound did not endear it to fans, and, at a peak of Number 50, Beyond Appearances was the lowest charting Santana album yet.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 4/24/2007
  • Label: Sbme Special Mkts.
  • UPC: 886970949729
  • Catalog Number: 709497
  • Sales rank: 13,064

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Breaking Out (4:30)
  2. 2 Written in Sand (3:49)
  3. 3 Brotherhood (2:26)
  4. 4 Spirit (5:04)
  5. 5 Right Now (5:58)
  6. 6 Who Loves You (4:06)
  7. 7 I'm the One Who Loves You (3:17)
  8. 8 Say It Again (3:27)
  9. 9 Two Points of View (4:54)
  10. 10 How Long (4:00)
  11. 11 Touchdown Raiders (3:08)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Santana Primary Artist
Armando Peraza Percussion, Bongos, Vocals
David Sancious Synthesizer, Guitar, Rhythm Guitar, Keyboards
Greg Walker Vocals, Background Vocals
David Adelstein Synthesizer, Drums
Mitchell Froom Synthesizer
Bryan Garofalo Bass
F. Bob Getter Bass
Steve Goldstein Synthesizer, Keyboards
Craig Hull Guitar
Alphonso Johnson Bass
Craig Krampf Drums
Anthony Lapeau Vocals, Background Vocals
Alex Ligertwood Rhythm Guitar, Vocals
Raul Rekow Percussion, Chekere
Chester Thompson Synthesizer, Bass, Drums, Keyboards
Orestes Vilató Percussion, Bells, Timpani
John Woodhead Guitar
Carlos Santana Guitar, Vocals, 12-string Guitar
Technical Credits
Val Garay Producer, Engineer
Richard Bosworth Engineer
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