Anders Grahn is a gold and platinum awarded songwriter / producer from Malmö, Sweden.
He’s been working professionally as a session / freelance musician since graduating from the University of Music in Malmö 2004. He’s since been touring and recording with both international and Swedish artists, as well as being MD for various shows both in Sweden and abroad.
After focusing full time on writing and producing, Anders has continued to rise in both cuts and recognition from A&R’s, producers and artists around the world.
One of Anders’ biggest achievements to date is the single “Android” with the Korean band TVXQ which went gold in just one day, as well as the album being the world’s biggest selling album during it’s week of release in the spring of 2013. It went platinum in Japan a few weeks after coming out on the market and together with two other tracks for the same band, “Disvelocity” and “Tree Of Life” – the sales are currently up to a total of approximately 1,000,000 units sold. The two other songs written by Anders, have both sold gold and platinum in Japan as well.
Anders’ co-write with James Flannigan, “Heroes”, is the main theme in Antonio Banderas’ film production “Justin and the Knights of Valour” featuring Rebecca Ferguson on vocals.
Amongst other syncs: Anders’ song “Listen”, co-written and performed by U.S. recording artist Haley Reinhart, was synced to the trailer of the SHOWTIME Network series “Years Of Living Dangerously”, directed by James Cameron; the song “Cecilia And The Satellite” co-written and performed by recording artist Andrew McMahon was used in the trailer for the FOX network show “Red Band Society”.
“Cecilia And The Satellite” is currently on the U.S. Billboard Alternative Top 20 chart.
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Anders is an inventive, highly creative writer/producer, and with cuts spreading from Japan to Europe and the United States, there is no doubt he is to be considered an international writer of very high calibre. A fantastic topliner, music maker and lyricist with a great passion for music and the making of it. His productions are known to be inventive, fun and original and we see nothing but a bright future for this Swedish talent that is a great addition to his fellow Swedes that are already dominating the pop music industry world wide.