Yambo Records

Yambo Records

Profile:
Yambo Records was a blues record label based in Chicago, Illinois. It was founded by arranger and composer Willie Dixon in the late 1960s after he left Chess Records. Yambo Records also had two subsidiary labels, Spoonful (2) and Supreme Records (13).
The label was based at 7711 South Racine Avenue in Chicago, along with Dixon's related companies Blues Factory and Soul Productions.
It was distributed by Summit Distributors in Skokie, Illinois.
Dixon recorded and released his 1971 album Peace? on Yambo. He also released several singles, including the hit "1, 2, 3, 4" by five-year-old Lucky Peterson.

The label closed in the mid 1970s.
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Cat#  Artist Title (Format) Label Cat#  Country Year
1 Come On Baby / Kiss Me!  album cover Honey-Duo-Twins Come On Baby / Kiss Me!(7") Yambo Records 1 US 1971 Sell This Version
107 A Mighty Love / Instant Everything  album cover Ko Ko Taylor* & Mighty Joe Youngs Band* Ko Ko Taylor* & Mighty Joe Youngs Band* - A Mighty Love / Instant Everything (Single) 107 US 1970 Sell This Version
109 29 Ways / When I Make Love  album cover Marge Evans 29 Ways / When I Make Love(7", Single) Yambo Records, Yambo Records 109 US 1970 Sell This Version
1011 I'm Not Tired Yet   album cover J. J. Taylor* I'm Not Tired Yet (7", Single) Yambo Records 1011 US 1970 Sell This Version
777-01 Might Is Right / Soul Wrinkles  album cover Lafayette Leake, E. Rodney Jones Lafayette Leake, E. Rodney Jones - Might Is Right / Soul Wrinkles(LP) Yambo Records 777-01 US 1970 Sell This Version
77704 1-2-3-4  album cover Lucky Peterson Blues Band 1-2-3-4 77704 US 1971 Sell This Version
77705 All On Account Of You / Sing The Blues Till I Die  album cover Lucky Petersons Blues Band* All On Account Of You / Sing The Blues Till I Die(7") Yambo Records, Yambo Records 77705 US 1971 Sell This Version
777-14 You Got To Move / Petting The Baby  album cover Willie Dixon You Got To Move / Petting The Baby(7", Single) Yambo Records, Yambo Records 777-14 US 1973 Sell This Version
777-15 Peace?  album cover Willie Dixon Peace?(LP, Album) Yambo Records 777-15 US 1971 Sell This Version
777-110 Smokin   album cover Satagans Smokin (7") Yambo Records, Yambo Records 777-110 US 1972 Sell This Version
1004 / 1005 Spider In My Stew / Dangerous Woman  album cover Buster Benton Spider In My Stew / Dangerous Woman(7", Single) Yambo Records 1004 / 1005 US Unknown Sell This Version
777-20 / 777-21 That Last Home Run / All Star Bougee  album cover Willie Dixon's Chicago All Stars* That Last Home Run / All Star Bougee(7", Single) Yambo Records 777-20 / 777-21 US Unknown Sell This Version
T-15 Can't Let You Break My Heart / Show Me The Game Of Love  album cover Quantrells Can't Let You Break My Heart / Show Me The Game Of Love(7", Single) Yambo Records T-15 US 1972 Sell This Version