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The Best New Age Bands/Artists  

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New age artists list, with photos, ranked best to worst by votes. List of good new age bands includes a filter so you can sort by the groups’s label and what albums they've put out. This list of the top new age bands in the world includes all musicians who have released recordings that have gotten distribution, and is an up-to-date list. New age groups and artists are shown below along with any additional genres in which their music belongs. If available, you can also see information about where all new age bands on this list got started. These are truly the greatest new age bands of all time, since the most famous new age artists ever are listed, and the order is decided by actual fans of the best new age music.

You can click on the new age band names to see more information about that particular notable new age group. If they're near the top of the best new age artist list, though, then they should have at least some information available. All the top new age bands named on the list also have discographies on their pages if you click on the new age band names themselves.

List ranges from Erykah Badu to Owl City, plus much more. Any artists you vote for have a better chance of becoming the number one item. The list has artists like Eric Johnson and Paul Horn so that you have plenty of stuff to vote for.

All important, significant and iconic names in new age music history deserve your votes, so make sure to choose wisely. You can only vote once on this list.

The list includes all new new age bands, and if there are any missing on the list, you can always add them yourself. Just make sure they aren't already on the list and check your spelling, because this is already an accurate compilation of the best examples of new age, as well as a good place to start if you're asking yourself, or friends, exactly how to get into new age music. Especially since the bands at the top of the list will at the very least be the best choices if you're looking for a list of good new age bands with which to start out. No point in listening to them if they aren't actually good or even half-way decent new age bands.

This list answers the questions "who are the best new age bands of all time?" and "who is the greatest new age musician ever?"

If you know enough about the genre, please vote based on the quality of the band's music instead of just voting for the most popular new age bands that you might've heard of, but not really listened to closely enough to cast an informed vote.

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Vangelis is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best New Age Bands/Artists
Alex Gaginsky added New Age music, Electronic music, Classical music
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Enya is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best New Age Bands/Artists
Alex Gaginsky added New Age music, Folk music of Ireland, World music
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Kitaro is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best New Age Bands/Artists
Alex Gaginsky added New Age music, Folk music, Electronic music
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Eloy Fritsch is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best New Age Bands/Artists
Deborah Fritsch added New Age music, Electronic music, Progressive rock
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Yanni is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best New Age Bands/Artists
Alex Gaginsky added New Age music, Contemporary classical music, Instrumental
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Jon Anderson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best New Age Bands/Artists
Skiffle, New Age, New Age music
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Mike Oldfield is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best New Age Bands/Artists
giuliano-plenevici added Synthpop, Rock music, World music
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David Arkenstone is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best New Age Bands/Artists
Alex Gaginsky added New Age music, Trance music, Celtic music
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Enigma is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best New Age Bands/Artists
BenCaesar added Downtempo, New Age music, Worldbeat
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Lisa Gerrard is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best New Age Bands/Artists
Neoclassical Dark Wave, Gothic rock, New Age
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Medwyn Goodall is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best New Age Bands/Artists
Alex Gaginsky added
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Era is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best New Age Bands/Artists
New Age, New Age music, Electronic music
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Gregorian is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best New Age Bands/Artists
New Age, Crossover, Gregorian chant
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Ron Korb is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best New Age Bands/Artists
midnightstream added New Age, World music, Jazz
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Govi is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best New Age Bands/Artists
New Age, Ambient music
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Paul Winter Consort is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best New Age Bands/Artists
Ethno jazz, New Age, New Age music
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Priscilla Hernandez is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best New Age Bands/Artists
New Age, Ambient music, Dark wave
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Secret Garden is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best New Age Bands/Artists
Alex Gaginsky added New Age music, Neoclassical New Age music, Nordic folk music
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Shadowfax is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best New Age Bands/Artists
New Age, New Age music, Electronic music
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Deuter is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best New Age Bands/Artists
frukk0 added
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Ray Lynch is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best New Age Bands/Artists
Adult album alternative, New Age, Classical music
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Louis Colaiannia is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best New Age Bands/Artists
sharon56 added
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Aeoliah is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best New Age Bands/Artists
frukk0 added
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Andreas Vollenweider is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best New Age Bands/Artists
New Age, World music, Classical music
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Hennie Bekker is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best New Age Bands/Artists
New Age, New Age music, Electronic music