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Chiiild: Their Songs, Their Destiny

“Our future used to greatly depend on the success of others; now, we’re flying on our own”

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Billy Raffoul soars with “Western Skies,” 2021 SOCAN Songwriting Prize winner

Leamington, Ont., songwriter delivers fan favourite to take $5,000 prize

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Dakota Bear: Songwriter, rapper, activist

Using music as the vehicle for a message of unification

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Shawnee Kish: “I don’t think I’d be here today without music”

For CBC Music 2020 Searchlight winner, music is medicine

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The eclectic journey of Don Mills (aka Miloš Angelov)

Classical violinist, live/session bassist, hip-hop producer, screen composer

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Visual Arts X Music: Martin Bureau knows how to create a setting

“When I think about my favourite bands, lots of images re-surface in my mind”

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SOCAN’s COVID-19 Music Updates

SOCAN’s COVID-19 Music Updates

News about financial relief, resources, reaction, performanc...

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Jenius: Producer’s intuitive fluidity, organic relationships, pay off

Jenius: Producer’s intuitive fluidity, organic relationships, pay off

Working with Polo G, Travi$ Scott, KILLY, Anders

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Jenna Andrews: Songwriter/Publisher co-writes No. 1 BTS hit, “Butter”

Jenna Andrews: Songwriter/Publisher co-writes No. 1 BTS hit, “Butter”

And U.K. Top 10 David Guetta hit, “Heartbreak Anthem”

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Upstarts: Jay Jay

Upstarts: Jay Jay

The 12-year-old rapper has a battle to fight

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SOCAN mourns the loss of screen composer Dolores Claman

SOCAN mourns the loss of screen composer Dolores Claman

Hockey Night in Canada theme song writer passes away at 94

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SOCAN participates in online music industry workshop for Indigenous youth

SOCAN participates in online music industry workshop for Indigenous youth

As part of National Arts Centre’s AIR Summer Industry Sess...

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Composers’ and Writers’ Share Royalties

Composers’ and Writers’ Share Royalties

What you should know

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SOCAN members dominate 2021 Polaris Music Prize Short List

SOCAN members dominate 2021 Polaris Music Prize Short List

Congratulations to the nominees!

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Video: The Breakdown – “Songwriters’ common mistakes and misconceptions”

Video: The Breakdown – “Songwriters’ common mistakes and misconceptions”

With peermusic Canada’s Cheryl Link

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Aqyila: TikTok star invokes vivid emotional depth

Aqyila: TikTok star invokes vivid emotional depth

Major label deal follows shout-out from Lizzo

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Kim Mitchell to be inducted into Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame

Kim Mitchell to be inducted into Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame

With special presentation by BNL frontman Ed Robertson

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SOCAN’s 2020 results highlight 2021 Annual General Meeting

SOCAN’s 2020 results highlight 2021 Annual General Meeting

Online gathering draws more than 200 SOCAN members

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John Orpheus: Saga Boy finds his identity

John Orpheus: Saga Boy finds his identity

While Saga King promises a “funky Caribbean pop soundclash...

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SOCAN Foundation announces 2021 TD Incubator participants

SOCAN Foundation announces 2021 TD Incubator participants

Twenty-eight young musicians receive mentorship, funding, ca...

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SOCAN Announces 2020 Financial Results

SOCAN Announces 2020 Financial Results

$349-million in total royalties distributed to members – a...

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QCLTUR: All for One

QCLTUR: All for One

Is Québec’s hip-hop scene tighter than ever?

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SOCAN #ComposersWhoScore win in 2021 musical LEO Awards

SOCAN #ComposersWhoScore win in 2021 musical LEO Awards

SOCAN co-sponsors 23rd BC screen industry celebration

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Joyce N’Sana gives meaning to her songs

Joyce N’Sana gives meaning to her songs

The Révélation Radio-Canada is ready for takeoff

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Video: The Breakdown – “What does a music publisher do?”

Video: The Breakdown – “What does a music publisher do?”

With peermusic Canada’s Cheryl Link

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Twenty-two SOCAN members nominated at 2021 Gémeaux Awards

Twenty-two SOCAN members nominated at 2021 Gémeaux Awards

The winners will be revealed during the Industry Gala on Sep...

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