Alci Acosta was an Equadorian/ Colombian born in Bogotá and raised in Quito. While the majority of his time he was playing and singing he grew up alongside julito jaramillo and became a good singer. His most famous song is probably traicionera which was a major hit selling around 300000 in south america. Retrieved from "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alci_Acosta He is the King of "Bolero", the King of "Despecho" ... He is without doubt the Southamerican Tom Waits.