About Salsa Kingz® BIG BAND
The Salsa Kingz® are a multi award winning show band, proudly representing Latin music down under. From their pioneering days as Sonora Galaxia, they have been entertaining audiences for over three decades. In 2004 they rebranded as Salsa Kingz® to inspire a new generation of music lovers. What sets them apart is their strong showmanship and ability to seamlessly perform hits in English and Spanish. They are also uniquely positioned as the only official band for Australia's Ricky Martin Tribute Show.
Salsa Kingz® have successfully combined popular Latin tunes with classic Aussie anthems. This adds a unique recipe to their performances, a combination that has propelled them as one of the nations most successful Latin bands. Their shows usually consist of a fun-packed Salsa Dance lesson that has truly become their flagship style. Their ability to engage audiences and wow the crowd are second to none, making them a real party favourite down under.
Whilst keeping true to their Latin heritage, they remain a potent and pivotal force in the exciting Aussie “Salsa dance scene". This highly energised Show Band specialises in creating a "party atmosphere" like no other, guaranteeing to enthuse even the most demanding of audiences up on their feet! The best way to experience their unique energy is to catch them perform LIVE on stage, churning out their hot Salsa and Merengue tunes, with their super-tight brass arrangements, explosive Latin percussion with impassioned vocalists.
The band was formed by the founding band leader: Christian Guerrero, who is no stranger to the Latin scene. He was a former musician & band leader of the renowned "Sonora Galaxia" Band (1991-2002), extensively performing at many iconic venues including the closing ceremony of the Sydney Olympics in 2000. They have worked alongside many famous artists, such as the legendary Trombonist Jimmy Bosch from the USA, Jose Feliciano, Nicola Di Bari, Vanessa Amorosi, Jimmy Barnes, John Paul Young, Denni Hines, Savage Garden just to name a few.
In 2007 Sonora Galaxia Band was acquired by Christian Guerrero T/A Salsa Kingz ®. In 2008 Salsa Kingz started making waves in the industry and was nominated for best show band in 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011. It wasn't until 2014 & 2015 where Salsa Kingz finally won the "ACE AWARDS" for BEST SHOW BAND two years in a row.
Salsa Kingz® Awards:
2013 Latin American Entertainment Biz Awards
2014 Marcia Legacy Award - Sydney Latin Festival
2014 ACE AWARD - WINNER Best Show Band
2015 ACE AWARD - WINNER Best Show Band
2016 Darling Harbour Viva Fiesta Award - Sydney
Today the band enjoys the fruits of many years of success and is still going strong. When it comes to Latin music, look no further than the Salsa Kingz® Band to ignite your next event.
"Our mission at Salsa Kingz® is to keep Latin music alive by continuing the musical legacy of everyone who has come before us. By doing this we hope to build a strong foundation for all music lovers and for the next generation of musicians to come".
Q: Planning an event & don't know where to start?
A: Start with a theme and then book your entertainment FIRST!
The SALSA KINGZ are a multi award winning band based in Sydney Australia. Although the band works best as a 10 piece band, it is also available and flexible enough to work as a SMALL BAND to suit your individual event & requirements.
● Don't risk your next event on chance or luck
● Book the right entertainment the first time around
● Some of the biggest events have put their trust on Salsa Kingz, why not you?
● Our TRACK RECORD and EXPERIENCE speaks for itself, but don't just take our word for it, replay the LIVE reviews from our happy clients.