Yma recording Mambo! In 1954, photographed by Tom Kelley.

Yma recording Mambo! In 1954, photographed by Tom Kelley.

polystudio:

Yma Sumac - tonic for a gloomy day. #ymasumac #fakeincan #records #vinyl #nowlistening

polystudio:

Yma Sumac - tonic for a gloomy day. #ymasumac #fakeincan #records #vinyl #nowlistening

appendixjournal:

Peruvian singer Yma Sumac knifing a mule skull in a Life magazine photo spread, 1950s.

appendixjournal:

Peruvian singer Yma Sumac knifing a mule skull in a Life magazine photo spread, 1950s.

criscervantes:

Things I remember to do at 1:30am . Just bought our tix for the Yma Sumac lecture, this Friday at Tiki Oasis. El Vez and Creepxotica 👌. It’s going to be a good time! 

#ymasumac #elvez #creexotica #tikioasis #tikioasis14 #tiki #sandiego #lecture #tikiwastes #tikitime

Sounds awesome! Please keep us updated!

criscervantes:

Things I remember to do at 1:30am . Just bought our tix for the Yma Sumac lecture, this Friday at Tiki Oasis. El Vez and Creepxotica 👌. It’s going to be a good time!

#ymasumac #elvez #creexotica #tikioasis #tikioasis14 #tiki #sandiego #lecture #tikiwastes #tikitime

Sounds awesome! Please keep us updated!
antoniozegarra:

Reubicación de Yma Sumac!!  (en Clinica Zegarra)

antoniozegarra:

Reubicación de Yma Sumac!! (en Clinica Zegarra)

dclementine:

Yma Sumac Legend Of The Sun Virgin (Full album)

Best Star in Hollywood!

Best Star in Hollywood!

Yma working her magic. Photograph by Harry Langdon and Kodak.

Yma working her magic. Photograph by Harry Langdon and Kodak.

Yma and Korla Pandit: the Queen and Godfather of Exotica!

Yma and Korla Pandit: the Queen and Godfather of Exotica!

(Source: theoszczepanski)

blushingbat:

Yma sumac had a wicked voice you should listen to her music she’s cool

(Source: batpup0)

an-auld-soul:

Song of the day: Malambo No. 1 sung by Yma Sumac

twitter @NekoNakameguro

twitter @NekoNakameguro

Yma Sumac’s parents.

Yma Sumac’s parents.

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