Santana proposes onstage
The guitar god [lastfm]Carlos Santana[/lastfm] is now engaged after proposing onstage to his girlfriend, drummer [lastfm]Cindy Blackman[/lastfm]. Blackman is a top drummer who has worked with the likes of [lastfm]Lenny Kravitz [/lastfm]and [lastfm]Cassandra Wilson[/lastfm].
The proposal happened at a tour stop Friday in Tinley Park, Ill. His reps say he popped the question four songs into the set after a Blackman drum solo. She said yes, they kissed, which was met with…
an uproar of cheers from the crowd.
The Grammy winner ended his 34-year marriage to Deborah Santana in 2007.
[lastfm]Santana[/lastfm] says that he and Blackman are blessed and says being in love “is a gift from the universe.”