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Yma Sumac

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 Read more on

Yma Sumac has 14 songs that have been featured in movies like Aprile, Confessions of a Dangerous Mind, Dead Husbands and Happy, Texas. What is your favorite song by Yma Sumac?


Songs from Yma Sumac

Bo Mambo
Gopher Mambo
Malambo No. 1
Goomba Boomba
Hands Up
Five Bottles Mambo
Virgin of the Sun God
High Andes
Everything I Can't Have

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