For Shawn Mendes' global hits “Mercy,” “There’s Nothing Holding Me Back”
The Honourable Pablo Rodriguez
SOCAN #ComposersWhoScore honoured with the best
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“Gonzo” is a smart, funny, ambitious music creator
Honed her writing skills at SOCAN Kenekt Song Camp
"Body" has been streamed more than 40 million times
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Fleshing out your song with SoundBetter, Tunedly
Financial aid to help you travel, develop professionally
Co-publisher explains their path to synchronization success
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Currently lobbying government on several key issues
Adapting to constant, disruptive technological shifts
De nombreux changements et innovations
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Words + Music is the online magazine of SOCAN, the Society of Composers, Authors and Music Publishers of Canada. Just as SOCAN was formed in 1990 by the merger of its predecessor Canadian performing rights organizations PROCAN and CAPAC, their separate magazines merged in 1994 to form Words + Music. Our mission is to provide interesting, high-quality content about the increasingly exciting and
Melody is still king, says Tebey
Congratulations to the nominees!
Brett Kissell, Jess Mokaluke, lead with six nominations each
Legendary artist/producer set to mentor undiscovered songwri...
To support emerging creators of music
Patrick Lavoie, Martin Roy, Luc Sicard, Mathieu Vanasse each...
And holds Family & Friends Canada Day Bash, open house
Sixth annual edition includes workshops, masterclasses and s...
Sixth annual winner was selection committee’s unanimous ch...
Announced today by Heritage Minister Mélanie Joly
Gathering draws 200-plus SOCAN members in Toronto
Company previews exciting tech projects at annual general me...
Burton Cummings, Sarah McLachlan, Shawn Mendes, Daniel Caesa...
Addressing their choice of subjects
AMÉ receives SOCAN No. 1 Song Award onstage
Josée Caron and Lucy Niles win over voters with their creat...
Burton Cummings, Sarah McLachlan, Daniel Caesar, Frank Dukes...
SOCAN co-sponsors 20th annual edition of BC screen industry ...
City calls on local businesses to similarly support Canada's...
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