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Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame to induct six songs that helped define the ‘60s, ‘70s and ‘80s

Upcoming concert honours songs that went from the streets of...

Gala Country Awards: Karo Laurendeau earns four honours

It couldn’t have come at a better time

Gala Country 2019: Laurie Leblanc wins SOCAN-Sponsored Songwriter Of The Year Award

Including a stay at SOCAN House in Nashville, and $1,000 cas...

Yvon Deschamps Interview: “Aimons-nous” inducted into Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame

Hymn to love co-written with Jacques Perron

“Cooking Beats” with Hagler highlights IMSTA FESTA 2019

Beat-making workshop a hit at SOCAN-sponsored conference

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Fanny Bloom writing contestants’ song for 2019 edition

“Aimons-nous” to be inducted into Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame

CSHF will honour Yvon Deschamps and Jacques Perron’s anthe...

Apply now in final stretch for Francouvertes 2020

Deadline is Oct. 27, 2019

Lowell, Les Louanges win 2019 Slaight Music Emerging Songwriter Award

Presented by the Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame

SOCAN presents launch party at VIFF AMP Summit 2019

CEO Eric Baptiste also participates in “Where is the money...

SOCAN 30th Montréal Awards: Diane Juster’s gift to Ginette Reno

“Je ne suis qu’une chanson” receives Cultural Impact A...

At BreakOut West 2019, SOCAN Song House inspires songwriters

Participants testify to great experience

Dan Mangan wins songwriter honour at 2019 Western Canadian Music Awards

Also Rock Artist of the Year at WCMAs, held during BreakOut ...

SOCAN 30th Montréal Awards: Nancy Dumais wins a SOCAN Classic

For “Parler aux anges,” co-written with Tino Izzo

SOCAN 30th Montréal Awards: Steve Marin steps out of the shadows

Wins first Non-Performing Songwriter of the Year honour

SOCAN presents beat-making workshops during Pop Montréal

Foxtrott, other SOCAN members, share beat recipes

SOCAN 30th Montréal Awards: Anik Jean wins Film Music honour

A joint interview with Patrick Huard about Bon Cop Bad Cop 2

SOCAN 30th Montréal Awards: Two SOCAN Classics for Lili Fatale

For “Mimi” and “Feels”

SOCAN 30th Montréal Awards: Gilles Valiquette’s Special Achievement honour

Champion of creators’ rights truly deserves recognition

SOCAN mourns the passing of screen composer Walter Rathie

Almost 20 years of scoring for film & TV, after an extensive...