Songwriter Nitanee Paris contributes her energies to an expansive musical community. As a networking mentor, her talents are in making introductions, fostering relationships, organizing events and promoting causes. A Malibu, California resident, Nitanee envisions and hosts workshops and a full slate of networking and charitable endeavors and songwriting events.

Nitanee is the founder of the Malibu Chapter of the Nashville Songwriters Association International (NSAI), where she oversees a busy calendar of monthly opportunities. She is also on the advisory council of the Hawaii Songwriting Festival and on the staff of the Durango Songwriters Expo. She produces "Nitanee's Nashville Nights" in Los Angeles, a showcase for hit songwriters and local talent and she recently co-hosted a songwriting retreat at a castle in Macon, France, where she led songwriting workshops and exercises. 

As a collaborator, Nitanee works with several notable writers including Gary Nicholson (BB King, Ringo Starr, Garth Brooks, Bonnie Raitt, Stevie Nicks, George Strait, Fleetwood Mac, Willie Nelson, Vince Gill & many more); Big Al Anderson (NRBQ, Vince Gill, Trisha Yearwood, Tim McGraw, Bonnie Rait, Delbert McClinton, Jimmy Buffett, Jeffrey Steele, LeAnn Rimes & many more); Andre Merritt (Rihanna, Chris Brown); Alan Roy Scott (Celine Dion, Luther Vandross, Cyndi Lauper, Gloria Estefan, Sheena Easton, Pat Benatar, Patti LaBelle, Johnny Mathis); Dave Merenda (Grammy Award winning songwriter “I Will Remember You”); Charles Michael Brotman (Grammy Award winning producer/composer who reached #1 on the Billboard World Chart & #1 on the Billboard New Age Chart); Richard Harris (#1 Billboard single writer/producer), Andrew Rollins (CMT’s Nashville), Adam Zelkind (Eight time award winning songwriter/composer/producer; Glen Phillips, Walt Aldridge, Gary Burr, Ashley Gorley, & Tim McGraw) and Ron Harris (Christina Aguilera), and she has just begun a project with a Songwriters Hall of Fame inductee. Nitanee also works with a diverse and extensive roster of talented artists around the world, and with regular trips to Nashville, she collaborates with a solid slate of Music City song crafters as well.

Nitanee’s music has earned many awards and honors. In March 2018, she won the Grand Prize in the Children's Category of the John Lennon Songwriting Contest for her song "No Place Like Home"; and she has earned recognition from the International Songwriting Competition, the Dallas Songwriters Association, the UK Songwriting Contest, the Songwriters Association of Washington, the NSAI Spring Training/Tin Pan South Songwriters Festival, and many other accolades. She earned five “Outstanding Achievement in Songwriting” awards from the Great American Song Contest, and she won Song of the Year from West Coast Songwriters for her song “Angels Like You”, and multiple awards for her Americana song “Coal Dust”.

Nitanee’s songs were placed in the romantic comedy Muffin Top: A Love Story, a feature film with an all female-created soundtrack and score. She has had 14 artist cuts in the past year and her song “Timebomb” was released in July by record labels Panda Funk and Interscope. Nitanee is signed to Alcon Sleeping Giant, writing songs for various film and TV projects. She also has songs represented by Secret Road Publishing and Washington Street Publishing in Nashville, and various music libraries. Her award-winning song “Big Big Life”, was released by the band Streetlight Cadence, and the album reached #17 on the Billboard Heatseekers Chart. 

For Nitanee Paris, it is all about forward motion, assisting and encouraging others, and being a powerful and positive force in promoting her community. “Camaraderie and partnership ” she says. “It is so important that we all help each other”.


Latest News

Grand Prize Winner - John Lennon Songwriting Contest!! 

Nitanee's song "No Place Like Home", co-written with 12 year old artist Alej, is the Grand Prize Winner in the Children's Category of the The John Lennon Songwriting Contest!! Her song, "Billionaires", co-written with Michael BoomDoggottie and Mark Dorflinger, is a finalist in the Hip-Hop category, and is also a semi-finalist in the International Songwriting Competition. 

Nitanee is Guest Speaker at Industry Panel at The NAMM Show 

Nitanee was an invited speaker on a Music Industry panel hosted by Artistmax at The NAMM Show on Saturday. Panelists were asked to discuss tips for having a successful career as an artist. She was honored to be invited and enjoyed the opportunity to share advice with new artists.

Streetlight Cadence Performs "Big Big Life" at The NAMM Show! 

Nitanee is thrilled to be working with the amazingly talented musicians of Streetlight Cadence. The band performed a set of great music on the Yamaha Grand Stage at the NAMM Show on Saturday, January 27th, including the Award-Winning song “Big Big Life”, which was co-written with Nitanee and is part of their newly released album “SLC” that hit the Billboard Heatseekers Chart at #17!! 

Streetlight Cadence Album Reaches #17 on the Billboard Heatseekers Chart!!  

Big Congratulations to Nitanee's collaborators alternative-folk-pop band Streetlight Cadence! Their latest album, which was released on December 15th and includes "Big Big Life", an award-winning song that was co-written with Nitanee Paris, reached #17 on the Billboard Heatseekers Chart!! 

Nitanee Paris Music Partners with NSAI to Host Special Event with Composer Steve Dorff 

Nitanee Paris Music is thrilled to be partnering with the Nashville Songwriters Association International (NSAI) to host a special event with legendary composer Steve Dorff!! Join us at Molly Malone's in Hollywood on Wednesday, November 29th at 7:30 p.m. where Steve will perform some of his hit songs and you can get your signed copy of his newly released book "I Wrote That One, Too: A Life in Songwriting from Willie to Whitney"!! Steve was just nominated for the Songwriters Hall Of Fame and he has more than…

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