Legendary guitarist, Carlos Santana collapses on stage
Carlos Santana, the legendary American guitarist, is currently recovering after collapsing on stage during a performance in Clarkson, Michigan, on Tuesday night, July 5.
Due to heat exhaustion and dehydration, the performer passed out during the show at the Pine Knob Music Theatre.
The incident shocked and concerned fans. However, according to the star’s representatives, he is doing well.
“Carlos was taken to the emergency department at McLaren Clarkston for observation and is doing well,” a statement from Santana’s manager Michael Vrionis reads.
The legendary guitarist’s Wednesday show at The Pavilion at Star Lake in Burgettstown, Pa., has been rescheduled for a later date to be announced soon.
The 74-year-old was about 20 minutes into his set when he sat on a drum riser as the song “Joy” began and fell backward before being attended to by a medical team.