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Yma Sumac

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Yma Sumac

Yma Sumac has been played on NTS over 20 times, featured on 25 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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Capitol Records2000
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Rev-Ola2003
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Capitol Records1955
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Capitol Records1954
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EMI France1991
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Capitol Records1954
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Capitol Records1952
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Yma SumacCapitol Records-EMI Of Canada Limited0
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EMI Music Canada, The Right Stuff1996
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