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Carlos Santana “Taking it easy” After Collapsing on Stage

During the latest concert of his Miraculous Supernatural Tour in Detroit, Carlos Santana collapsed on the stage. With a Facebook post, he confirmed he is now ‘taking it easy’ and recovering.

Carlos Santana collapsed due to heat exhaustion and dehydration

Tuesday night 74-year-old legendary musician Carlos Santana collapsed on stage, leaving fans in a state of fear for the safety and health of their music idol. Multiple staff members and medical personnel reached the artist on stage to offer him help.

The incident occurred at Pine Knob Music Theatre in Detroit during the artist’s Miraculous Supernatural Tour. At the show, the band Earth, Wind & Fire performed as well.

Santana was then taken to an “emergency department” at McLaren Clarkston medical center “for observation and is doing well”. He later used Facebook to thank people for their “precious prayers” and said that he was “just taking it easy.” The artist also mentioned that he was “so dehydrated” that he “passed out.”

to one and all
thank you for your precious prayers
Cindy and I we are good just taking it easy
forgot to eat and drink water
so i dehydrated and passed out
blessings and miracles to you all

Six dates postponed

With a Facebook post, Team Santana announced that the legendary guitarist  needed to postpone the six dates of Miraculous Supernatural Tour.

“Doctor’s have recommended that Mr. Santana gets rest to recuperate fully, ” Michael Vrionis, President, Universal Tone Management said.

“I regret to inform you that the Santana band has postponed tonight’s show at Ruoff Music Center in Noblesville, Indiana. And, we are postponing the July 9 show at Riverbend Music Center in Cincinnati, Ohio; July 10 at American Family Insurance Amphitheater – Summerfest Grounds in Milwaukee, Wisconsin; July 12 at Walmart Arkansas Music Pavilion in Rogers, Arkansas; July 15 at Dos Equis Pavilion in Dallas, Texas; July 16 at Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion in Woodlands, Texas.”

Live Nation will announce the rescheduled show dates. All previously purchased tickets will be honored for the new dates.

The last update

“Carlos is doing well and is anxious to be back on stage soon. He just needs rest,” Mr. Vrionis said. “Santana profoundly regrets that these postponements of his upcoming performances; but, his health is our number one concern. He is looking forward to seeing all of his fans very soon.”
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