NOBLESVILLE — Fans at the Ruoff Music Center Friday night for Carlos Santana’s concert with Earth, Wind & Fire only got half a show.
After collapsing onstage Tuesday night in Michigan, Santana was scheduled to return to the stage Friday night for his first performance since the incident.
After the Earth, Wind & Fire performance, fans in attendance were informed that Santana was not feeling well and the show was rescheduled for August 3.
“Carlos is doing well and can’t wait to get back on stage soon. He just needs some rest,” said Michael Vrionis, president of Universal Tone Management. Santana’s official Facebook page on Friday night.
“Santana deeply regrets that these postponements of his upcoming performances; but, his health is our number one concern. He can’t wait to see all of his fans again very soon.
After 10 p.m. Friday, Santana’s management team announced its the next six shows will also be postponed.
“I regret to inform you that The Band Santana has postponed tonight’s concert at Ruoff Music Center Noblesville, Indiana. And, we are postponing the July 9 show at Riverbend Music Center in Cincinnati, Ohio; July 10 at American Family Insurance Amphitheater – Summerfest Grounds in Milwaukee, Wisconsin; July 12 at the Walmart Arkansas Music Pavilion in Rogers, Arkansas; July 15 at the Dos Equis Pavilion in Dallas, Texas; July 16 at the Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion in Woodlands, Texas.
Santana’s Facebook page says Live Nation will announce rescheduled show dates and all previously purchased tickets will be honored for the new dates.
LiveNation did not immediately respond to WRTV’s efforts for comment.