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Five “Queb” rap rookies to watch in 2020

Shreez, Franky Fade, Backxwash, DawaMafia, David Campana

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SOCAN mourns the loss of Rush drummer Neil Peart

Iconic, influential rock drummer passes away at 67

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Casey MQ: Many Hats, Constant Growth

EDM songwriter, artist, DJ, screen composer… and future pop star?

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New SOCAN Nashville House open for business

For members visiting to further their career, craft, or trade

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SOCAN Foundation launches groundbreaking mentorship program

Equity X Production empowers women and gender minority music producers

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Carly Paradis: Making epic music of the human condition

Successful screen composer releases third solo album

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Roxane Bruneau : Internet Connection

Taking stock before moving on

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SIX TO DISCOVER IN 2020

SIX TO DISCOVER IN 2020

Keep an eye on these SOCAN members, poised to emerge this ye...

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Five “Queb” rap rookies to watch in 2020

Five “Queb” rap rookies to watch in 2020

Shreez, Franky Fade, Backxwash, DawaMafia, David Campana

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KTOE on the path to glory

KTOE on the path to glory

Rap producer hits the mic for “experimental” debut EP

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Cartel Madras: Goonda rappers make badass anthems

Cartel Madras: Goonda rappers make badass anthems

Sister duo brings something new to hip-hop

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Laurence-Anne’s luxuriant garden

Laurence-Anne’s luxuriant garden

Cultivating a firmly rooted sound

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The Decade in Canadian Hip-Hop, 2010-2020

The Decade in Canadian Hip-Hop, 2010-2020

From Drake to Haviah Mighty, and what’s next

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New Mandate Letters: SOCAN Expresses Optimism

New Mandate Letters: SOCAN Expresses Optimism

Seeking new legislation on discoverability

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Monique Leyrac: An exceptional singer has passed away

Monique Leyrac: An exceptional singer has passed away

She received SOCAN’s Special Achievement Award in 2017 (vi...

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Pop stars rule streaming; Indigenous/global artists find their own inroads

Pop stars rule streaming; Indigenous/global artists find their own inroads

Live gigs, perseverance, community/college radio are key

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Video: Elijah Woods x Jamie Fine

Video: Elijah Woods x Jamie Fine

Dynamic duo talk songwriting, “Sellout,” and keepin’ i...

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SOCAN stands shoulder to shoulder with screen composers

SOCAN stands shoulder to shoulder with screen composers

“The right of composers to be compensated fairly must be p...

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Submit songs, at discount entry fee, for 2020 International Songwriting Competition

Submit songs, at discount entry fee, for 2020 International Songwriting Competition

More than $150,000 USD in cash and prizes to be won

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Liz Rodrigues: Co-writing songs for Céline Dion

Liz Rodrigues: Co-writing songs for Céline Dion

And Eminem, P!nk, Pitbull...

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Better Together: Diane Tell & Fred Fortin

Better Together: Diane Tell & Fred Fortin

Surprising partnership produced “Haïku”

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SOCAN attends Our Night: The First Annual Tegan and Sara Foundation Celebration

SOCAN attends Our Night: The First Annual Tegan and Sara Foundation Celebration

Supporting health, economic justice, representation for LGBT...

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Gillian Smith highlights Canadian women composers

Gillian Smith highlights Canadian women composers

With solo violin project of contemporary classical music

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In Concert Photo Gallery: RALPH

In Concert Photo Gallery: RALPH

December 5, 2019

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SOCAN Urges Federal Government to Extend Copyright to Life Plus 70 years

SOCAN Urges Federal Government to Extend Copyright to Life Plus 70 years

Change will help grow Canada’s music industry

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Laurent Bourque drops the guitar, picks up the piano

Laurent Bourque drops the guitar, picks up the piano

Switching instruments creates a songwriting metamorphosis

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SOCAN Foundation and SOCAN hold first-ever Scoring Retreat at Banff Centre

SOCAN Foundation and SOCAN hold first-ever Scoring Retreat at Banff Centre

Stimulating creativity in actual work conditions

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