1969 - Carlos Santana (guitar, vocals; born 7/20/47), Jose Chepito Areas (timbales; born 7/25/46), David Brown (bass; born 2/15/47), Mike Carabello (congas; born 11/18/47), Gregg Rolie (keyboards, lead vocals; born 6/17/47), Michael Shrieve (drums; born 7/6/49)
Lauryn Hill, singer-songwriter, rapper, record producer, actress and former front woman of the Fugees. To date she has won 8 Grammys in all. She also co-produced Carlos Santana's album Supernatural, winning her 2nd Grammy for Album of the Year, making her the only female artist to win 2 Album of the Year Grammys consecutively.
Cindy Blackman, jazz & rock drummer and bandleader. She is best known for recording and touring with Lenny Kravitz, as well as appearing in his music videos, including Are You Gonna Go My Way. She has recorded several jazz albums, and has performed with acclaimed jazz & rock artists. A rarity as a female jazz percussionist, she has admitted she has encountered gender & racial prejudice, as well as prejudice against her afro & musical opinions. She is married to guitarist Carlos Santana.