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Carlos Santana’s former drummer has been homeless and living as a beggar for DECADES

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article-2527743-1A3F68A100000578-874_636x382 (3)Carlos Santana’s former drummer has been homeless and living as a beggar for DECADES: Guitar legend is reunited with his ex-bandmate

The encounter between Santana and Marcus Malone took place in Oakland, California, after the Hall of Famer watched a news segment about scavenging that featured his former bandmate.

The encounter between Santana and Marcus Malone (left) took place in Oakland, California, after the Hall of Famer (bottom right) watched a news segment about scavenging that featured his former bandmate (top right) – now a homeless man rummaging though the trash in search of valuables. Malone, who had worked with Santana in the 60s before his incarceration, was discovered by KRON4 reporter Stanley Roberts, who interviewed him for a story about illegal dumpsites and scavenging.