Init became a hit by Santanaas Carpenters - Voice Of The Heart by Gregg Roliereaching No. Although Welch was not a member of the group at the time of the original recording, he had performed a number of Peter Green's songs during his time with them.
Although not as popular as Santana's arrangement two years later, "Black Magic Woman" nevertheless became a fairly popular blues rock hit peaking at No. It was featured in Fleetwood Mac live set-lists even after Green had left the band when it was often sung by Danny Kirwanand during concerts in the early s it would form the basis for long mid-concert jams.
Inthe song returned to Fleetwood Mac's live set list featuring Stevie Nicks on lead vocals and Mike Campbell handling lead guitar duties. It's played with an extended jam with the song spanning 7 minutes with frequent groove and tempo changes, while witness the growing chemistry between Stevie and Mike. They've known each other since the s collaborations with Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers where they achieved success with a few high rotation videos on MTV.
Set in the key of D minorthe verse follows a twelve bar chord progression alternating between D minor 7A minor 7and G minor 7and the instrumentation consists of vocalstwo Santana - Gypsy Woman bass guitar and drums.
It is homophonicthe voice and lead guitar taking the lead roles. The original recording by Peter Green's Fleetwood Mac featured guitars that were slightly below standard pitch. For most performances, it is played in standard. The D minor triad from the 17 fret is played out on one guitar, and a slide guitar playing the same chord is faded in over the top. The song became one of Santana's staples and one of their biggest hits, with the single reaching number four on the Billboard Hot in Santana - Gypsy Woman Abraxas reached number one on the charts and hit quadruple platinum inpartially thanks to "Black Magic Woman".
While the song follows the same general structure of Peter Green 's version, also Santana - Gypsy Woman in common time, in D minor and using the same melody and lyrics, it is considerably different, with a slightly altered chord pattern Dm 7 — Am 7 —Dm 7 —Gm 7 —Dm 7 —Am 7 —Dm 7occasionally mixing between the Dorian and Aeolian modes, especially in the song's intro.
Two verses of guitar solo follow the Santana - Gypsy Woman sung verses, which are then succeeded by another verse, before moving into a modified version of the "Gypsy Queen" section from the beginning of the song to end the piece.
There is also a single edit that runs for On some radio versions, the piano solo is omitted, and "Gypsy Queen" is sometimes omitted. Other longer versions have since been released, including one which runs for From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
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