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New Age

Genre

New Age

Wins*

89

Nominations*

339

2008 - 51st Annual GRAMMY Awards Winners

Peace Time

Best New Age Album

Peace Time

Jack DeJohnette

All Nominations From This Genre

*Through the 66th GRAMMY Awards

Music Facts: New Age

  • The Recording Academy defines New Age music as "generally ambient, exploratory and journey-like in nature, welcoming dissonance and consonance alike." 

  • Major record labels jumped on the New Age music trend in the '80s. 

  • Mainstream audiences are probably most familiar with New Age artists Enya and Yanni. Jon Batiste and India.Arie have also released New Age GRAMMY-nominated work. 

All GRAMMY Awards and Nominations for New Age

Wins

Best New Age, Ambient, or Chant Album

So She Howls

Nominations

Best New Age, Ambient, or Chant Album

Ocean Dreaming Ocean

Best New Age, Ambient, or Chant Album

Some Kind Of Peace (Piano Reworks)

Best New Age, Ambient, or Chant Album

Moments Of Beauty

Best New Age, Ambient, or Chant Album

Aquamarine

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