R. Carlos Nakai Quartet’s People of Peace Wins Best World Album Nammy Award

Phoenix (Arizona), USA – Canyon Records’ recording artists have been honored
with a Nammy Award for
People of Peace
by the R. Carlos Nakai Quartet in the Best World
Album category. This recording was also a 2006 GRAMMY nominee for Best New Age
Album. Canyon had been honored this year with a total of fourteen nominations
from the Native American Music Awards (or “Nammys”).

The Eighth Annual Native American Music Awards, or The Nammys, made its highly
anticipated return to the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood,
Florida featuring over 25 Awards presentations, 12 live music performances, and
a special Hall of Fame Induction of the late Link Ray.

Other Canyon Finalists include:

R. Carlos Nakai (Navajo/Ute)- Flutist of the Year (Our
Beloved Land

Headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona, Canyon Records has produced and
distributed contemporary and traditional Native American music for 55 years.
For additional information about Canyon Records, its artists and for sound
samples, visit www.canyonrecords.com.