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Alex Ligertwood

voc, bvoc, *1946 GB, Glasgow
Singer / Musician of Rock and Latin

Alexander John "Alex" Ligertwood is a Scottish singer, guitarist and drummer. He is best known as the lead vocalist of Santana (1979-1985, 1987, 1989–1991, 1992–1994). He is credited on songs by Santana, including "All I Ever Wanted", "You Know That I Love You", "Winning" and "Hold On". He also performed with The Senate (1960s), The Jeff Beck Group (1970) and Brian Auger's Oblivion Express (1971–72 and 2013–present). He also appeared with (Grateful Dead side project) Go Ahead (1986 and 1988), John Cipollina and friends (1988), the Average White Band (1989) and David Sancious.

  • Vocals
  • Backing Vocals
  • Percussion
  • Guitar
  • Rock
  • Latin
  • R&B/Soul
  • Jazz
  • Pop
Popular Tracks   
Lowdown on Tribute to Jeff by David Garfield
Every Breath You Take on Cool Jazz Party by Various Artists
Battle Hymn Of The Republic on Battle Hymn Of The Republic by Voices of Classic Rock
Winning on Winning by Alex Ligertwood
Spirit on Twelve Years Ago by Various Artists
Argentia on Argentia by Alex Ligertwood & Victor Orlando
We Can Work It Out on Abbey Road - A Tribute To The Beatles by Various Artists
Let's Dance on Raiding the Rock Vault: Songs From the Vault by Various Artists
Winning (Alex Ligerwood) on A Double Decade Of Hits by Mike Reno
Winning on Classic Rock: The Guys Who Sang the Hits, Vol. 1 by Various Artists

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Band Members
Title Artist Year Type
Live In Los AngelesBrian Auger's Oblivion Express Feat. Alex Ligertwood2015Album
Send Me One LineSpyro Gyra With Alex Ligertwood1993Single
Can't Turn BackAlex Ligertwood1988Single
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