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Yma Sumac

Yma Sumac has been played on NTS over 40 times, featured on 38 episodes and was first played on 21 March 2014.

Yma Sumac (September 13, 1922 – November 1, 2008) was the stage name of a Peruvian singer named Zoila Augusta Emperatriz Chavarri del Castillo. When still a child in rural Peru, she attracted notice for her extraordinary voice, and joined the Compañía Peruana de Arte in the early 1940s.

Yma Súmac was born in Ichocán, Cajamarca, Peru. Other dates mentioned in her various biographies range from 1921 to 1929. Some sources claim that she was not born in Ichocán, but in a nearby…

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Ataypura (High Andes)
Yma Sumac
Capitol Records2000
Ataypura (High Andes)
Yma SumacCapitol Records2000
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Ataypura!
Yma Sumac
Rev-Ola2003
Ataypura!
Yma SumacRev-Ola2003
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Bo Mambo
Yma Sumac
Capitol Records1954
Bo Mambo
Yma SumacCapitol Records1954
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Montana
Yma Sumac
Rev-Ola2003
Montana
Yma SumacRev-Ola2003
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Magenta Mountain
Yma Sumac
London Records1972
Magenta Mountain
Yma SumacLondon Records1972
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El Condor Pasa
Yma Sumac
London Records1972
El Condor Pasa
Yma SumacLondon Records1972
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Malambo No.1
Yma Sumac
Capitol Records1992
Malambo No.1
Yma SumacCapitol Records1992
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Mi Palomita
Yma Sumac
Rev-Ola1997
Mi Palomita
Yma SumacRev-Ola1997
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Taki Rari
Yma Sumac
Capitol Records1954
Taki Rari
Yma SumacCapitol Records1954
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Jivaro
Yma Sumac
Capitol Records1957
Jivaro
Yma SumacCapitol Records1957
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