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Malo was formed by Carlos Santana's brother Jorge. This was their only hit. Most members of the band were from the San Francisco music scene. (thanks, Charles - Charlotte, NC)
Malo is Spanish for "bad," but is also Mayan for good. There is a large Mayan community in San Francisco. (thanks, brian - san francisco, CA)
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