Songwriting team DEAN LANDON and ANIKA PARIS have over twenty years of collaborated work together. This CRIA double platinum and gold award-winning team have songs climbing the charts to Number 1 in Canada, France and Sweden, as well as songs featured in major motion pictures with Miramax, Century Fox 21, Lionsgate, Universal Pictures, starring John Turturro, Ben Affleck, Gwyneth Paltrow, Mariah Carey, Miro Sorvino, Katherine Heigl, to name a few. They have written songs for artists on BMG, Arista Records, Universal, Warner Brothers and Sony, and have songs and music on television's American Idol, HBO's Sex in the City, Desperate Housewives, Saturday Night Live, Lifetime, MTV, CNN, Extra, Ellen DeGeneres, The Bachelor, The Bachelorette, TMZ and many more. They also have over fifty songs with Warner Chappell UK and Carlin Music. Most recently this dynamic duo won an HOLA Award for Outstanding Music in Temple of The Souls, an Off-Broadway musical that premiered to rave reviews in NYC.
"It's about love, it's about hate when you lose your faith, it's about truth, it's about lies that you just can't hide, it's about joy, it's about pain is there something to gain, it's about black, it's about white, it's everything we learn in life. " -Landon Paris
TEMPLE OF THE SOULS Creative Team, Dean Landon/Anika Paris, Anita Velez-Mitchell & Lorca Peress