The Grammy Award

The Grammy Awards are a ceremony that was established in 1958 and originally called the Gramophone Awards.

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Ojibwe artist Annie Humphrey

Annie Humphrey

Ojibwe artist Annie Humphrey is a mother, singer, songwriter and visual artist who was born and raised on the Leech Lake Reservation in Northern Minnesota. Her first national recording, The Heron Smiled, won her national recognition as Female Artist of the Year and Best Folk Recording at the 2000 Native American Music Awards.

In 2004, her second recording, Edge of America was released. The title track from this recording was later featured on Chris Eyre’s film Edge of America.  Her latest album, Uncombed Hair, has won her a nomination for the 2016 NAMMY’s Artist of the Year. Ojibwe artist Annie Humphrey » »

Aaron White

Grammy Nominated guitarist, Aaron White

Aaron White is a Grammy nominated Native American musician, singer, songwriter, composer, Native American flute maker /player, artist, and lecturer on the Native American Flute and music. He is based in Phoenix, Arizona. Aaron is from the Dine (Navajo/Ute) of Arizona.

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Brule & AIRO

Brulé & AIRO is a contemporary Native American New Age/Worldbeat music group based in South Dakota. They have sold over one million CDs worldwide, won a number of awards, and maintain a schedule of well over 100 performances a year including full stage productions with traditional dancers.

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Blackfire

Blackfire is comprised of three siblings from the Navajo Nation, Clayson and Klee Benally, and their sister Jeneda. Born into the heart of a political land dispute area on Black Mesa in the Navajo Nation, this family’s powerful music reflects the hopes, freedoms, and barriers of today’s world.

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Native American Music Awards & Association (NAMA or NAMMYs)

The Native American Music Awards & Association (NAMA or NAMMYs) celebrates the rich cultural heritage of our nation’s first people and promotes cultural preservation and renewal on a national level through new music initiatives. Native American Music Awards & Association (NAMA or NAMMYs) » »

Indigenous Music Awards (IMA)

The Indigenous Music Awards (IMA), formerly called the Aboriginal Peoples’ Choice Music Awards (APCMA) are awards given out to Aboriginal people who are in the music industry. Indigenous Music Awards (IMA) » »

National Indigenous Music Awards (NIMAs)

The National Indigenous Music Awards (NIMAs) are recognised as one of Australia’s most prominent Indigenous music awards and they have been celebrating Australian music for 12 years. National Indigenous Music Awards (NIMAs) » »

Introducing N8V native hard rock band

N8V is a Seattle based original rock band with Chris Lukin – Guitar/Lead Vox, Ray Wagner – Bass, Electric Jake – Lead Guitar/Vox and Bryan Holland – Drums. Ray and Chris are from the Alutiiq (Aleut) Tribe on Kodiak Island in Alaska, where they grew up together in the small fishing village of Port Lions. Introducing N8V native hard rock band » »

2016 Native American Music Awards Announce Nominees

Nominations have been announced for the 16th Annual Native American Music Awards (NAMA) to be held on September 17 on Seneca Territory, at the Events Center of the Seneca Allegany Casino. 2016 Native American Music Awards Announce Nominees » »