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The Very Best New Age Artists  

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Known as one of the most relaxing genres, you're likely more familiar with the New Age artists more than you'd expect. If you've gotten a massage, yoga class or meditated, New Age music has probably been playing in the background. Some of the best New Age songs run as long as 30 minutes, with its ethereal ambiance and instrumental melodies. The best New Age music artists were influenced by a wide variety of genres and these predominantly instrumental tracks are what separates New Age artists from experimental music.

So, who are the best New Age musicians? Any list of New Age artists has to have the likes of Enya, Yanni, Kitaro and Enigma on it. These are widely considered the top New Age musicians and their music is well known to New Age fans across the globe. New Age artists know how to strike a proverbial chord with their fans by creating music with different instruments and sounds that takes them to a place of relaxation that isn't done as well as other genres.

That said, this list of New Age artists includes all of the finest musicians that the genre has to offer. This should serve as a guide when you're trying to figure out what are the top New Age musicians.

This list answers the questions "who are the best new age music bands of all time?" and "who is the greatest new age music 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 music bands that you might've heard of. (151 items)
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Peter Kater is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Very Best New Age Artists
beth-ann-hilton added new age, piano, solo piano
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Tron Syversen is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Very Best New Age Artists
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Keiko Matsui is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Very Best New Age Artists
New Age music, Smooth jazz, Jazz fusion
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David Darling is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Very Best New Age Artists
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Deep Forest is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Very Best New Age Artists
Sujan Baniya added Ethnic electronica, New Age music, Electronic music
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Karunesh is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Very Best New Age Artists
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Hennie Bekker is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Very Best New Age Artists
New Age, New Age music, Electronic music
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Cassandra Lucas is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Very Best New Age Artists
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Joe Hisaishi is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Very Best New Age Artists
New Age music, Progressive rock, Film score
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Shadowfax is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Very Best New Age Artists
New Age, New Age music, Electronic music
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games_of_ev added New Age, Neoclassical, Cinematic
Matias Bacoñsky is a pianist and composer from Argentina born in 1994. His style of music is aimed at the New Age/Ambient with clearly marked classical influences. The big inspirations to play piano is the pianist, composer and singer Amy Lee from the rock band Evanescence.In September 2014, released his first EP called 'Embracing The Dark' that contain 5 original songs. More later release his first album/demo called 'Lonely Soul' that contain 12 original songs, that 3 of them are from the EP.Currently he is working in a new album in a studio that is scheduled for 2016, having released two singles of the new material this year.
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Jason Kouchak is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Very Best New Age Artists
Chanson, New Age music, Classical music
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Cher is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Very Best New Age Artists
``@iTurnDownHead´´ added Hip hop music, Rock music, Dance-pop
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Ryuichi Sakamoto is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Very Best New Age Artists
Soundtrack, Synthpop, New Wave
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Aaliyah is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Very Best New Age Artists
``@iTurnDownHead´´ added Hip hop music, Pop music, Neo soul
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Jim Brickman is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Very Best New Age Artists
Adult contemporary music, New Age music
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Michael Hedges is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Very Best New Age Artists
JDavidMorris added Fingerstyle guitar, New Age music, World music
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Ron Korb is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Very Best New Age Artists
midnightstream added New Age, World music, Jazz
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Paul Avgerinos is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Very Best New Age Artists
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Liz Story is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Very Best New Age Artists
passionsears added New Age music, Jazz
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Abandoned Toys is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Very Best New Age Artists
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Gregorian is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Very Best New Age Artists
Alex Gaginsky added New Age, Crossover, Gregorian chant
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Dead Can Dance is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Very Best New Age Artists
Neoclassical Dark Wave, Gothic rock, New Age music
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Natasha Nightingale is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Very Best New Age Artists
minamoonstar added
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Marcome added new age music
New age music artist and singer Marcomé