Music Creators

Canada extends term of copyright to life of author plus 70 years

Up from 50 years, as of Dec. 30, 2022

SOCAN holds its first screen composing camp

Focused on members who score for TV, film, videogames, multi...

Video – ADISQ 2022: the Afrofuturist fusion of Afrikana Soul Sister

They win for Album of the Year – World Music

GAMIQ 2022: And the winners are…

Gala alternatif de la musique indépendante du Québec crown...

Video – ADISQ 2022: Bon Enfant, alter equals

“Supergroup” wins Félix for Album of the Year – Rock

SOCAN presents No. 1 Song Awards to The Beaches, Lowell, DZL, Lennon Stella, Simon Wilcox

For chart-topping songs from 2021 and 2022

SOCAN and Music Canada present 2022 edition of Music Night on The Hill

Parliamentary reception hosts Minister of Canadian Heritage,...

Video: Serena Ryder on dealing with social media feedback

While maintaining mental health

SOCAN Foundation announces winners of 2022 Young Canadian Songwriters Awards

Five emerging music creators win $5,000 each; five more are ...

Video: Bleu Jeans Bleu presents Top Minou album

Claude Cobra shares stories of some songs on fourth album

Yannick Nézet-Séguin earns five 2023 Grammy Award nominations, Boi-1da, Drake earn four each

Tobias Jesso Jr. earns three; Kaytranada, Allison Russell, M...

Video: Tesher talks cultural expression through pop music

He's satisfied sharing stories, sounds of his heritage

Video – ADISQ 2022: TEKE::TEKE’s boldness is rewarded

Band wins first Félix, for Album of the Year—Other langua...

For the first time, SOCAN distributes royalties for music used in TV commercials

From existing TV & Cable licensing collection pools

Video – ADISQ 2022: Les Cowboys Frignants re-visit their repertoire

The band wins its 20th and 21st Félix Awards

Video – ADISQ 2022: Naya Ali, goes from rookie to pioneer

Hers is first rap LP to win Anglophone Album of the Year

Video – ADISQ 2022: Jean-Michel Blais makes music for everyone

He wins Instrumental Album of the Year

Video – ADISQ 2022: Klô Pelgag’s family affair

She wins for Show of the Year

SOCAN fights for members’ rights on Parliament Hill

Testifying in support of Bill C-11, the Online Streaming Act

Video – ADISQ 2022: Laura Niquay’s message is getting through

She wins Aboriginal Artist of the Year