此歌1959年代表我省参加中南五省文艺调演，最早收录在 1979年湖北恩施行政专员公署文化局编辑的《恩施地区民歌集》(下册) ,由当地歌手周兴寿演唱,王华英记录。1980年被制作成录音带全国发行。1981年由建始县歌舞团代表我省晋京参加了当年国家文化部组织的“山民歌调演 ”。2004年央视“新盖中盖”杯青歌赛民族唱法银奖获得者建始籍歌手陈春茸在颁奖晚会上演唱《黄四姐》,再次引起了世人对这首恩施土家族民歌的瞩目。
Tujia singer Chen Juan since 2005 CCTV "Avenue of Stars" interpretation of the "Sister Huang", the many national and entertainment variety show live singing this song, so that the national audience more familiar with this classic Hubei folk songs.
Sung in the north and south of Hubei Jianshi folk song "Sister Huang", belonging to folk activities in the entertainment Divine Song, the early version called "Shining Song" or "yellow senior sister apprentice", from Jianshi County Township old village yellow house old house farm, later with "marriage "and" borrow "approach will be built beginning" hi hub "with Icheon" light tone "music fusion, and gradually evolved into a classic folk love songs. Beautiful folk themes, singing and dancing and creative performances, Tujia characteristics of function words inflect, have demonstrated a "yellow Sister" no unique and incomparable artistic value, sung for over 150 years and enduring, called folk love songs gem.
Currently spread "yellow Sister" versions hi hub of lively rhythm and playful duet form, the performance of Tujia young men and women in song for the media, free love, gift keepsake tokens vivid plot, is in western Hubei Tujia folk art in the . "Sister Huang" truly out of Jianshi, into the country began in the 1950s, first by the three Township old village Yan Xiu Qin, Zhang Qian, incense and other folk artists will "yellow Sister" sing Enshi mountain, spread throughout the province. Jianshi artists Huaying Wang, Sun Youwei, Marvin, Cui Chen-chen, Cui Ying Tao, etc. at different times of the "yellow Sister" for the careful sorting and adapted so that the folk song concert versions constantly renovated for decades has been in private and professional troupes are concert repertoire as a singer, in the province frequently appeared on various evenings.
This song in 1959 on behalf of the province to participate in five provinces in South theatrical festival, the first included in the 1979 Department of Cultural Affairs Commissioner Enshi Chief Editor of the "Enshi Folk Collection" (two volumes), by local singer Zhou Xingshou singing, Huaying Wang records. 1980 was made into a national distribution tapes. 1981 by the representatives Jianshi ensembles Jin Jing province participated that year the Ministry of Culture organized the "mountain folk diaoyan." 2004 CCTV "new cap in the cap" Cup Youth Song Competition Silver Medal winner Jianshi folk singing singer Chen Chun Rong Ji at the awards show singing "Sister Huang," this world has once again aroused the attention of the first Enshi Tujia folk songs.
2005, Enshi government would "Sister Huang," the birthplace of the old village of Three Mile Township statewide 20 as "folk culture ecological protection zone," one key protected by "Sister Huang" representative "hi hub." A few years ago, CCTV music channel had come to build start recording "Sister Huang," and in the "Chinese folk" column three times a comprehensive referral of the "Sister Huang." 2011 Spring Festival, "yellow Sister" is Literary Federation, the Provincial Music Association compiled into the "Plum Hubei" plate program, participants China Federation "Spring Flowers" party.