At the age of 20, he was the youngest musician to perform at the Woodstock Music and Art Fair in August 1969 (as the drummer with Santana).
Michael Shrieve is an American drummer and composer best known for his work with the rock band Santana. He was born on July 6, 1949, in San Francisco, California, to parents who were both professional musicians. Shrieve began playing drums at the age of eight and was soon performing with his father’s band. He attended high school at the San Francisco Conservatory of Music, where he studied classical percussion. After graduation, he played with a number of different bands before being recruited by Santana in 1968.
With Santana, Shrieve achieved international fame, performing on such classic albums as Abraxas and Santana III. He also played a key role in the band’s groundbreaking performance at the Woodstock Music & Art Fair in 1969. Shrieve left Santana in 1974 and went on to pursue a solo career. He has released several albums of his own music and has composed scores for film and television. In recent years, he has toured with the reunited Santana band.
Shrieve has an estimated net worth of $5 million. He has been married twice and has three children.
$10 million dollars
Date Of Birth
July 6, 1949
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