Nick has been writing songs for more than 2 decades and has had his songs on more than 50 stations across the United States and in Canada. Nick’s songs have been recorded by Lee Brice, Joe Bryson, Morgan Myles, as well as other artists, and he has amassed more than a million streams on Spotify, Apple Music, Pandora, and SoundCloud. Nick is currently signed to a songwriting and publishing deal with American Music Group/Write on Music Publishing (BMI) based in Nashville, TN. He also received 3 Gold records in 2018 for his work with the global touring band A Day to Remember.
Songs Nick has written and/or produced have appeared on the following shows or in promotional commercials for:
– ABC Family’s hit series Falcon Beach
– CBS primetime series The Ghost Whisperer starring Jennifer Love Hewitt
– Fox primetime series Glee, New Girl, House, Hell’s Kitchen
– The 2011 MLB All-Star Game
Nick won the Windrift International Songwriting Competition for co-writing Daddy’s Little Girl which was performed by the band Longwood.
From the slums of Port au Prince Haiti with special forces raiding a sex trafficking ring and freeing children to the Virgin Galactic Space Port in Mojave with Sir Richard Branson, Nick Nanton is a 16-Time Emmy Award Winning Director/Producer, that has become known for telling stories that connect. Why? Because he focuses on the most fascinating subject in the world: PEOPLE. As co-founder of the largest personal branding agency in the world, DNA: The Dicks + Nanton Celebrity Branding Agency®, representing more than 3000 clients in 60 countries around the world, Nick learned the art of storytelling through helping his clients tell their stories in order to share their unique gifts with the world. Nick has shared his message with millions of people through his speeches, blogs, lectures, media placements and contributions to more than four dozen best-selling books. Nick’s book StorySelling hit Wall Street Journal Best-Seller list and is available on Audible as an ebook. Nick has directed more than 60 documentaries and a sold out Broadway Show (garnering 36 Emmy nominations in multiple regions and 16 wins), including:
DREAM BIG: Rudy Ruettiger LIVE on Broadway
Visioneer: The Peter Diamandis Story
A New Leash on Life
Rudy Ruettiger: The Walk On
Nanton has shared the stage, co-authored books, and made films featuring:
Sir Richard Branson
Jack Canfield (Co-Creator, Chicken Soup for the Soul)
And many more
Nick specializes in bringing the element of human connection to every viewer, no matter the subject. He is currently directing and hosting the series “In Case You Didn’t Know” (Executive produced by Larry King), featuring legends in the worlds or business, entrepreneurship, personal development, technology, and sports.