Estelle "Mama" Yancey

Estelle "Mama" Yancey (January 1, 1896 – April 19, 1986) was an American blues singer. She was nominated four times for the Blues Music Awards as "Traditional Blues Female Artist."


Santa Fe Blues

Estelle and Jimmy Yancey

Make Me A Pallet On The Floor

How Long Blues

Chicago Blues Duo Jimmy and Mama Yancey's rendition of the classic "How Long Blues"

How Long Blues

Trouble in Mind / C.C. Rider

Mama Yancey and Little Brother Montgomery (1982)