Santana ‎– Ultimate Santana

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1 Into The Night
Engineer [Pro Tools Fantasy Studio] – Jim ReitzelEngineer [Pro Tools Mountain View Studio] – Scott CookeFeaturing – Chad KroegerGuitar – Carlos Santana, Chad KroegerMixed By – Joey MoiOrgan [Hammond B-3] – Chester Thompson (2)Percussion – Karl PerazzoProducer – Chad Kroeger, Joey MoiRecorded By – Jim Reitzel, Joey MoiRecorded By [Additional Recording] – Jim ReitzelRecorded By [Assisted] – Chris Beaver, Joe-l Angelo Margolis*Written-By – Chad Kroeger
2 Smooth
Bass – Benny RietveldCongas – Raul RekowDrums – Rodney HolmesEdited By [Digital Editing] – Mark Dobson (2)Featuring – Rob ThomasKeyboards – Chester Thompson (2)Lead Guitar – Carlos SantanaLead Vocals – Rob ThomasLyrics By – Rob ThomasMixed By – David ThoenerMixed By [Assisted] – Andy HallerMusic By – Itaal Shur, Rob ThomasPercussion – Karl PerazzoProducer – Matt SerleticProgrammed By – Mark Dobson (2)Recorded By – David ThoenerRecorded By [Assisted] – Steve FontanoTrombone – Jeff Cressman, Jose Abel FigueroaTrumpet – William Ortiz*, Julius Melendez
3 Maria Maria
Cello – Joseph HerbertEngineer – Andy Grassi, Chris Theis, Steve FontanoEngineer [Assisted] – Chuck Bailey, Jason GorucottFeaturing – The Product G&BGuitar – Carlos SantanaLead Vocals – The Product G&BMixed By – Andy GrassiMixed By [Assisted] – Michael McCoyPercussion – Carol SteeleProducer – Jerry "Wonder" Duplessis*, Wyclef JeanViola – Daniel Seidenberg*, Hari Balakrisnan*Violin – Jeremy CohanVocals [Additional] – Carlos SantanaWritten-By – Carlos Santana, David McRae, Jerry Duplessis, Karl Perazzo, Marvin Moore-Hough, Raul Rekow, Wyclef Jean
4 This Boy's Fire
Acoustic Guitar – Carlos SantanaElectric Guitar – Carlos SantanaEngineer [Additional Pro Tools] – John HanesEngineer [Assistant Mix] – Kevin Mahoney, Tim RobertsFeaturing – Baby Bash, Jennifer LopezKeyboards – David DelgadoMixed By – Serban GheneaOrgan [Hammond B-3] – Chester Thompson (2)Producer [Icon Music Group] – Raymond "Sarom" Diaz*, Steve "Rokstar" Morales*Producer [Kasz Money Productions] – Luke "Dr. Luke" Gottwald*Producer [The Practice Team: S Dot] – Sean GarrettRecorded By – Steve "Rokstar" Morales*Written-By – Raymond Diaz, Ronald Bryant*, Sean Garrett, Steve Morales
5 She's Not There
Arranged By [Strings] – Tom CosterBass Guitar – David MorganDrums – Graham LearKeyboards – Tom CosterLead Guitar – Carlos SantanaMixed By – Tom Vicari*Percussion – Pete Escovedo, Raul RekowProducer – Carlos Santana, Tom CosterRecorded By – Tom Vicari*Vocals – Greg WalkerWritten-By – Rod Argent
6 Black Magic Woman
Bass Guitar – David Brown (5)Congas – José Chepitó Areas*, Michael CarabelloDrums – Michael ShrieveKeyboards – Gregg RolieLead Guitar – Carlos SantanaProducer – Fred Catero, SantanaTimbales – José Chepito Areas*Vocals – Carlos Santana, Gregg RolieWritten-By – Peter Green (2)
7 The Game Of Love
Acoustic Guitar – Rick NowelsArranged By [Horn Arrangements] – Bill Ortiz, Carlos Santana, Jeff CressmanBacking Vocals – Michelle Branch, Niki Harris*, Rick Nowels, Siedah GarrettBass – Benny RietveldCongas – Raul RekowCoordinator [Pro Tools: Tone / Project For Alex Ander & Rick Nowels] – Kirstin Johnson, Robert CappadonaDrum Programming – Wayne RodriguesDrums – Brian CollierElectric Guitar [Additional] – Rusty AndersonElectric Guitar [Lead] – Carlos SantanaEngineer – Chris Garcia (5), Greg Collins, Jim Gaines, Michael Rosen (2), Randy WineEngineer [Assistant] – Alan Veucosovic*, Ben Conrad, Kieron Menzies, Scott HolderbyFeaturing – Michelle BranchKeyboards – Rick NowelsLead Vocals – Michelle BranchMixed By – Manny MarroquinOrgan – Chester Thompson (2)Percussion – Karl PerazzoPercussion [Additional] – Louis Conte*Piano – Chester Thompson (2)Producer – Alex Ander, Rick NowelsTrombone – Jeff Cressman, Marty WehnerTrumpet – Bill Ortiz, Julius MelendezVocals [Additional] – Andy Vargas, Tony LindsayWritten-By – Alex Ander, Rick Nowels
8 Samba Pa Ti
Bass Guitar – David Brown (5)Congas – Michael CarabelloDrums – Michael ShrieveGuitar – Carlos SantanaKeyboards – Gregg RolieProducer – Bob IrwinTimbales – José Chepito Areas*Written-By – Carlos Santana
9 Evil Ways
Bass Guitar – David Brown (5)Congas – José Chepito Areas*, Michael CarabelloDrums – Michael ShrieveLead Guitar – Carlos SantanaLead Vocals – Carlos SantanaOrgan – Gregg RoliePercussion – José Chepito Areas*, Michael CarabelloPiano – Gregg RolieProducer – Brent Dangerfield, SantanaTimbales – José Chepito Areas*Vocals – Gregg RolieWritten-By – Sonny Henry
10 Put Your Lights On
Bass – Benny RietveldCongas – Carlos SantanaEngineer – John Gamble, Steve Farrone, Steve FontanoEngineer [Assisted] – Mike Anderson*Featuring – EverlastKeyboards – Chester Thompson (2)Lead Guitar – Carlos SantanaLead Vocals – EverlastMixed By – Tom Lord-AlgeMixed By [Assisted] – Femio HernandezPercussion – Carlos SantanaProducer – Dante Ross, John Gamble, The Stimulated Dummies*Programmed By – Dante Ross, John GambleRhythm Guitar – EverlastWritten-By – Erik Schrody
11 Corazon Espinado
Backing Vocals – Alex Gonzales*, Gonzalo ChomatBass – Juan D. Calleros*Co-producer – Alex Gonzales*Congas – Raul RekowDirected By [Vocal Drection] – Jose Quintana*Drums – Alex Gonzales*Engineer – Benny FacconeEngineer [Additional Engineering] – Steve FontanoEngineer [Assisted] – Adam Olmsted*, Andy Haller, Claudio Leiva, Tony FloresFeaturing – ManáKeyboards – Alberto Salas, Chester Thompson (2)Lead Guitar – Carlos SantanaLead Vocals – Fher*Mixed By – Benny FacconeMixed By [Assisted] – Adam Olmsted*, Andy Haller, Claudio Leiva, Tony FloresPercussion – Karl PerazzoProducer – Fher Olvera, KC PorterRhythm Guitar – Sergio VallínTimbales – Karl PerazzoWritten-By – Fher Olvera
12 Why Don't You & I
Arranged By – Lester MendezArranged By [Horn Arrangement] – Lester MendezBass [Chorus Bass] – Lee Sklar*Coordinator [Production] – Becky ScottEngineer – Bill Malina, Jim Gaines, Juan Christobal Losada, Lester MendezEngineer [Assistant] – Ben Conrad, Robert Read, Scott HolderbyEngineer [Pro Tools] – Christopher Forrest*Featuring – Alex Band Of The Calling*Guitar [Additional] – R.J.*, Tim PierceKeyboards – Carlos Santana, Lester MendezLead Guitar [Electric] – Carlos SantanaLead Vocals – Alex Band Of The Calling*Mixed By – David ThoenerOrgan [Hammond B-3] – Chester Thompson (2)Percussion – Karl PerazzoProducer – Lester MendezProducer [Additional Vocal Production] – Chad KroegerProgrammed By – Havana Hustlers, Lester MendezSaxophone – Ed CalleTrombone – Jesus "Chuchi" JorgeTrumpet – Jesus "Chuchi" JorgeWritten-By – Chad Kroeger
13 Just Feel Better
Acoustic Guitar – John ShanksBass – John ShanksCongas – Karl PerazzoDrums – Jeff RothschildElectric Guitar – John ShanksEngineer – Jeff Rothschild, Jim GainesEngineer [Assisted] – Dave Luke*Engineer [Pro Tools Editing] – Lars FoxFeaturing – Steven TylerKeyboards – Jamie MuhoberacLead Guitar – Carlos SantanaLead Vocals – Steven TylerMixed By – Jeff Rothschild, John ShanksOrgan – Chester Thompson (2)Percussion – Karl PerazzoPiano – Jamie MuhoberacProducer – John ShanksProducer [Additional Vocal Production] – John Shanks, Richie Supa*Recorded By – Lars FoxTimbales – Karl PerazzoWritten-By – Buck Johnson, Damon Johnson, Jamie Houston
14 Europa (Earth's Cry Heaven's Smile)
Bass Guitar – David Brown (5)Congas – Armando PerazaDrums – Leon Ndugu Chancler, Michael ShrieveGuitar – Carlos SantanaKeyboards – Tom CosterPercussion – Armando Peraza, José Chepito Areas*Piano – Leon PatilloProducer – David RubinsonSaxophone – Jules BroussardVocals – Carlos Santana, Leon PatilloWritten-By – Carlos Santana, Tom Coster
15 No One To Depend On
Bass Guitar – David Brown (5)Congas – Michael CarabelloDrums – Michael ShrieveGuitar – Carlos Santana, Neal SchonKeyboards – Gregg RolieTimbales – José Chepito Areas*Written-By – Coke Escovedo, Gregg Rolie, Michael Carabello
16 Oye Como Va
Bass Guitar – David Brown (5)Congas – José Chepito Areas*, Michael CarabelloDrums – Michael ShrieveKeyboards – Gregg RolieLead Guitar – Carlos SantanaProducer – Fred Catero, SantanaTimbales – José Chepito Areas*Vocals – Carlos Santana, Gregg Rolie, Rico ReyesWritten-By – Tito Puente
17 Interplanetary Party
Backing Vocals – Nikita Houston*, SakaiDrum Programming – Jim Reitzel, Joe-l Angelo Margolis*Engineer – Jim ReitzelEngineer [Additional Pro Tools] – John HanesEngineer [Assistant Mix] – Kevin Mahoney, Tim RobertsLead Guitar – Carlos SantanaLead Vocals – Tony LindsayMixed By – Serban GheneaOrgan [Hammond B-3] – Chester Thompson (2)Percussion – Karl PerazzoProducer – Carlos SantanaSynthesizer – Chester Thompson (2)Trombone – Marty WehnerTrumpet – Bill Ortiz, Julius MelendezWritten-By – Carlos Santana, Chester Thompson (2), Tony Lindsay
Bonus Track
18 The Game Of Love
Acoustic Guitar – Rick NowelsArranged By [Horn Arrangements] – Bill Ortiz, Carlos Santana, Jeff CressmanBacking Vocals – Michelle Branch, Niki Harris*, Rick Nowels, Siedah GarrettBass – Benny RietveldCongas – Raul RekowCoordinator [Pro Tools: Tone / Project For Alex Ander & Rick Nowels] – Kirstin Johnson, Robert CappadonaDrum Programming – Wayne RodriguesDrums – Brian CollierElectric Guitar [Additional] – Rusty AndersonElectric Guitar [Lead] – Carlos SantanaEngineer – Chris Garcia (5), Greg Collins, Jim Gaines, Michael Rosen (2), Randy WineEngineer [Additional Pro Tools] – John HanesEngineer [Assistant Mix] – Kevin Mahoney, Tim RobertsEngineer [Assistant] – Alan Veucosovic*, Ben Conrad, Kieron Menzies, Scott HolderbyFeaturing – Tina TurnerKeyboards – Rick NowelsLead Vocals – Tina TurnerMixed By – Serban GheneaOrgan – Chester Thompson (2)Percussion – Karl PerazzoPercussion [Additional] – Louis Conte*Piano – Chester Thompson (2)Producer – Alex Ander, Rick NowelsTrombone – Jeff Cressman, Marty WehnerTrumpet – Bill Ortiz, Julius MelendezVocals [Additional] – Andy Vargas, Tony LindsayWritten-By – Alex Ander, Rick Nowels

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Mastered at Sterling Sound, NYC
This compilation ℗ & © 2007 Arista Records LLC
Made in the EU

Track 1: Published by Anaesthetic Publishing/Warner-Chappell Music, Inc. (SOCAN/BMI)
Recorded at Mountain View Studio, Abbotsford,BC, Canada & at Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA / Additional Recording at Tarpan Studios, San Rafael, CA / Mixed at Mountain View Studio, Abbotsford,BC, Canada / Chad Kroeger appears cortesy of Roadrunner Records

Track 2: Published by Itaal Shur Music/EMI Blackwood Music, Inc. (BMI), U Rule Music/EMI April Music, Inc. (ASCAP)
Produced for Melisma Productions, Inc. / Recorded at Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA / Mixed at The Record Plant, Sausalito, CA / Rob Thomas appears courtesy of Melisma Productions, Inc./Atlantic Recording Corporation

Track 3: Published by Huss Zwingli Publishing, Inc./Sony/ATV Tunes LLC (ASCAP), Te Bass Music/EMI Blackwood Music, Inc. (BMI), Ghetto & Blues/EMI April Music, Inc. (ASCAP) Hempstead Live/EMI April Music, Inc. (ASCAP), Stellabella Music [BMI]
Engineered at The Hit Factory, NYC & Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA / Mixed at The Hit Factory, NYC / The Product G&B appear courtesy of Refugee Camp All Star Records

Track 4: Published by Little Deven Music, Inc./Songs Of TVT (BMI), Sarom Sound (BMI), Team S Dot Publishing/Hitco Music/Songs Of Windswept Pacific (BMI), Latino Velvet Music/Songs Of Universal, Inc. (BMI)
Produced for Icon Music Group, Inc., for The Practice Team: S Dot, for Kasz Money Productions, Inc. / Recorded at Icon Studios, Miami, FL / Mixed at MixStar Studios, Virginia Beach, VA / Jennifer Lopez appears courtesy of Epic Records

Track 5: Published by Parker Music (BMI)
Recorded August 5, 1977 at CBS Recording Studios, San Francisco, CA / Pete Escovedo appears courtesy of Fantasy Records
From the Columbia album Moonflower / ℗ 1977 SONY BMG MUSIC ENTERTAINMENT

Track 6: Published by Murbo Music Publishers, Inc. (BMI)
Recorded July 4, 1970 at Wally Heider Studios, San Francisco, CA
From the Columbia album Abraxas / ℗ 1970 SONY BMG MUSIC ENTERTAINMENT

Track 7: Published by Keepin' It Real How 'Bout You/Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (BMI), Future Furniture Music/EMI April Music, Inc. (ASCAP)
Engineered at The Big Space, Santa Monica, CA & Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA / Mixed At Larrabee Studios North, North Hollywood, CA / Michelle Branch appears courtesy of Maverick Recording Company

Track 8: Published by Universal Music-Careers (BMI)
Recorded at July 19, 1970
From the Columbia album Abraxas / ℗ 1970 SONY BMG MUSIC ENTERTAINMENT

Track 9: Published by Richcar Music Corp./Universal Songs Of PolyGram International, Inc. (BMI)
Recorded May 12, 1969 at Pacific High Recording, San Francisco, CA
From the Columbia album Santana / ℗ 1969 SONY BMG MUSIC ENTERTAINMENT

Track 10: Published by WB Music Corp. (ASCAP)
Prodused for sd50, Inc. / Engineered at Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA & South Beach Studios, Miami, FL / Mixed At South Beach Studios, Miami, FL / Everlast appears courtesy Tommy Boy Records

Track 11: Published by Yelapa Songs/EMI April Music, Inc. (ASCAP)
Engineered & Mixed at The Record Plant, Sausalito, CA & Conway Recording, Los Angeles, CA / Additional Engineering at Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA / Maná appear courtesy of Warner Music Mexico

Track 12: Published by Anaesthetic Publishing/Warner-Chappell Music, Inc. (SOCAN/BMI)
Engineered at Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA; CubeJam, Miami, FL; The Gallery, Miami, FL; Cello Studios, Hollywood, CA / Mixed at Sound Stage Studios, Nashville, TN

Track 13: Published by John And Nancye's Son's Music (ASCAP)/Seven Peaks Music/Disney Music Publishing (ASCAP), Buck On The Run Music/Hou & Co. Music (ASCAP), Sweet Sanctuary Songs/Hou & Co. Music (ASCAP)
Recorded at Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA; Henson Recording Studios, Hollywood, CA / Mixed at Henson Recording Studios, Hollywood, CA / Steven Tyler appears courtesy of Columbia Records

Track 14: Published by Light Music (BMI)
Recorded December 16, 1975 at Wally Heider Recording Studios, San Francisco, CA
From the Columbia album Amigos / ℗ 1976 SONY BMG MUSIC ENTERTAINMENT

Track 15: Published by Universal Music-Careers (BMI)
Recorded June 18, 1971
From the Columbia album Santana III / ℗ 1971 SONY BMG MUSIC ENTERTAINMENT

Track 16: Published by EMI Full Keel Music, Inc. (ASCAP)
Recorded July 8, 1970 at Wally Heider Studios, San Francisco, CA
From the Columbia album Abraxas / ℗ 1970 SONY BMG MUSIC ENTERTAINMENT

Track 17: Published by Stellabella Music (BMI), Dívine Revelation Music (ASCAP)
Recorded at Tarpan Studios & Laughing Tiger Studios, San Rafael, CA / Mixed at MixStar Studios, Virginia Beach, VA

BONUS TRACK
Track 18: Published by Keepin' It Real How 'Bout You/Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (BMI), Future Furniture Music/EMI April Music, Inc. (ASCAP)
Engineered at The Big Space, Santa Monica, CA & Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA / Mixed At MixStar Studios, Virginia Beach, VA / Tina Turner appears coutesy of Parlophone Records

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Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
88697 15502 2 Santana Ultimate Santana(CD, Comp) Arista, Columbia, Legacy 88697 15502 2 Europe 2007 Sell This Version
SICP 5258 Santana Ultimate Santana(CD, Comp, RE) Arista SICP 5258 Japan 2016 Sell This Version
88697464642 Santana Ultimate Santana(CD, Comp, Sli) Arista, Columbia, Legacy 88697464642 Europe 2009 Sell This Version
88697 06293 2 Santana Ultimate Santana(CD, Comp, Unofficial) Arista (2) 88697 06293 2 Russia 2007 Sell This Version
88697 18813 2 Santana Ultimate Santana(CD, Comp) Sony BMG Music Entertainment 88697 18813 2 Ukraine 2007 Sell This Version

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