Musical Talent

Alexandra Paris Williams 

Malibu’s own Alexandra Paris Williams won the The John Lennon Songwriting Contest 2017 Lennon Award in the children’s category for her song “No Place Like Home,” co-written with her mother, Nitanee Paris Lawson. 

Prior to that, Williams was a grand prize winner among many submissions from around the world. This year’s judges included Prince Royce, Fergie, Sean Paul, The Veronicas and Taylor Momsen.