King África is an Argentine Dance music project, which first achieved mainstream success in the 1990s.
King África was started by Argentine frontman Martin Laacré. His first appearance on record was August 1992 in the album DJ Dero - Volume 1 with the track "EOE". This was followed in Summer 1993 with "Pontelo Pónselo". that quickly became a club favorite introducing King África. The debut album was El Africano went on sale in mid-1993, reaching platinum status in Argentina and Chile, and featured the single "Salta", that topped the charts across Latin America.