Christian singer/songwriter Michael Tait has been tapped by Carlos Santana to join his band as a vocalist this summer on Santana's European tour.

Christian singer/songwriter Michael Tait has been tapped by Carlos Santana to join his band as a vocalist this summer on Santana's European tour.

Tait rose to prominence in the Christian industry as part of the groundbreaking trio dcTalk with Toby McKeehan and Kevin Max. Tait has also recorded two solo albums with his band Tait on ForeFront Records. When not working with Santana, Tait plans to continue playing with his band, which includes Chad Chapin, Lonnie Chapin and Justin York. DcTalk is on an extended hiatus while the members pursue solo careers.

Tait will make his debut with Santana July 2 in France. The tour is also slated to hit Germany, Denmark, the Netherlands, Switzerland, Italy, Croatia, Hungary and the Czech Republic. Santana has also asked Tait to sing on his next album.

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