Carlos Santana, along with the opera singer Martina Arroyo, musicians Herbie Hancock and Billy Joel, and actress Shirley MacLaine, received the 36th annual Kennedy Center Honors for lifetime achievement in the performing arts.
President Obama and Michelle Obama joined a rare mix of Hollywood stars and presidential cabinet members at a gala for the artists at the Kennedy Center on Sunday December 8, 2013. CBS will broadcast the event on December 29, 2013.
“I am a little disappointed that Carlos Santana wore one of his more conservative shirts this evening,” Mr. Obama said. “Back in the day, you could see those things from space.” MORE HERE & HERE