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Shawn Mendes comes up big with five 2020 SOCAN Awards

Annual celebration of songwriters, composers, music publishers goes online this year

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SOCAN Awards 2020 Video Interview: Matthew Burnett

Co-writer, co-producer of Daniel Caesar’s R&B Award-winning “Love Again"

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SOCAN Awards 2020 Video Interview: LIGHTS & Felix Cartal

Dynamic duo wins Dance Music Award for “Love Me”

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Entrepreneurs: Justin Gray and MDIIO+

Making connections, cleaning data – so songwriters can get paid

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Three SOCAN members honoured at the 2020 Gémeaux Awards

FM Le Sieur, Alexandra Stréliski, Michel Corriveau

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SOCAN’s COVID-19 Music Updates

SOCAN’s COVID-19 Music Updates

News for September 24 to 29 about financial relief, resource...

Screen Composers Guild of Canada podcast

Screen Composers Guild of Canada podcast

Behind-the-screens conversations with SOCAN #ComposersWhoSco...

SOCAN Awards 2020 Video Interview: Andrew Lockington

SOCAN Awards 2020 Video Interview: Andrew Lockington

Screen Composer of the Year

Decision-Makers: Sylvie Courtemanche

Decision-Makers: Sylvie Courtemanche

Executive Director of Francouvertes

In Concert Photo Gallery : Valence, Laurence-Anne, Bon Enfant

In Concert Photo Gallery : Valence, Laurence-Anne, Bon Enfant

An Audiogram initiative, Sept. 16, 2020

SOCAN Awards 2020 Video Interview: T-Minus

SOCAN Awards 2020 Video Interview: T-Minus

Star songwriter-producer wins two SOCAN Rap Music Awards

Jonathan Personne: Not Just Anybody

Jonathan Personne: Not Just Anybody

Disparitions album revives a time-period he hasn’t even li...

As Heard On….Queer Eye for the Straight Guy

As Heard On….Queer Eye for the Straight Guy

“All Things (Just Keep Getting Better)” by Ian Nieman an...

Five artists win in 2020 SOCAN Foundation Awards for Young Canadian Songwriters

Five artists win in 2020 SOCAN Foundation Awards for Young Canadian Songwriters

$5,000 honour to each, sponsored by SiriusXM

Noah Reid: Not just paddling up Schitt’s Creek

Noah Reid: Not just paddling up Schitt’s Creek

Singer-songwriter pens honest, heartfelt songs

Honey Jam celebrates 25 years

Honey Jam celebrates 25 years

Official 2020 showcase live from Toronto’s El Mocambo on O...

Gala Country 2020: Léa Jarry wins SOCAN Songwriter of the Year Award

Gala Country 2020: Léa Jarry wins SOCAN Songwriter of the Year Award

Beauséjour, Laurence Jalbert, Patrick Norman win multiple p...

Five SOCAN members win Second-Place Prizes in 2020 Unsigned Only song competition

Five SOCAN members win Second-Place Prizes in 2020 Unsigned Only song competition

Genre category winners are Big Little Lions, Buck Twenty, an...

Patrick Curley to receive 2020 Christopher J. Reed Award

Patrick Curley to receive 2020 Christopher J. Reed Award

SOCAN-sponsored award ceremony Sept. 24 during Pop Montreal ...

SOCAN, JUNOs partner with CIMA for Episode Seven of “Breaking Down Racial Barriers”

SOCAN, JUNOs partner with CIMA for Episode Seven of “Breaking Down Racial Barriers”

Examining Black representation in record labels, streaming c...

Songs by Men Without Hats, Rankin Family, Rough Trade inducted into Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame

Songs by Men Without Hats, Rankin Family, Rough Trade inducted into Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame

“Safety Dance,” “Pop Goes the World,” “Fare Thee W...

How the Song Happened: Powfu’s “death bed (coffee for your head)”

How the Song Happened: Powfu’s “death bed (coffee for your head)”

Streaming services foster a massive global hit

Apply now for SOCAN Foundation TD Indigenous Songwriter Award

Apply now for SOCAN Foundation TD Indigenous Songwriter Award

The winner will receive $10,000

Decision-Makers: Marcella Grimaux

Decision-Makers: Marcella Grimaux

Creative director, visual designer, artistic director

Apply now for Inaugural Program of the Black Canadian Music Awards

Apply now for Inaugural Program of the Black Canadian Music Awards

Created in partnership with SOCAN Foundation, SiriusXM CANAD...