Journey makes history as first videogame nominated for a Grammy

[Hears the sound of an army of 'are games art' two stroke engines firing up.] Journey‘s been Grammy nominated for “Best Compilation Soundtrack For Visual Media”. And a real Grammy at that, not some consolation ’videogame Grammy’ spin off.

Journey Grammy nominated for Grammy

Importantly it means it makes history as the first game ever to be nominated for the award. Composer Austin Wintory tweeted this when he heard the news.


It’s got some stiff competition though as it’s up against The Artist, The Dark Knight Rises, The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo and Hugo.