May 21, 2020
By Andy Johnson
The brother of multi Grammy winner Carlos Santa has died.
Jorge Santa played guitar with the band “Malo,” recorded and toured with his brther and had a hit in 1972 called Suavecito.
Jorge Santana’s death was confirmed by his brother’s manager but no cause was given.
“Malo” played a laid-back fusion of jazz, rock and different forms of Latin music. The band made four albums before Jorge launched a solo career. He worked and toured with Carlos and released an album called the “Santana Brothers” in 1994.
Jorge Santana was 68.