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SOCAN’s COVID-19 Music Updates

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

SOCAN Gala 2021 highlights achievements of Francophone songwriters, composers, publishers

Charlotte Cardin, Les Cowboys Fringants, Kaytranada, Steve M...

Attention SOCAN members! Has your music been used in a Sony PlayStation game being downloaded in the U.K. or Europe?

If so, you may be eligible for royalties – if you submit y...

European Union Copyright Reform: What Canada can learn

Seeking to enforce copyright compliance in the digital music...

Shreez surprised with 2021 SOCAN Gala Award at special presentation during FME Festival

Winners to be unveiled in online celebration Oct. 5, 2021

SOCAN members elect Board of Directors for 2021-’24 term

Nine writer members, nine publisher members

Only Québec music to be used in Québec government buildings from now on

$1,115,000 earmarked for promotional campaign, “Écoute mo...

SOCAN to connect with members at 2021 East Coast Music Awards Festival & Conference

Explaining royalties, presenting songwriters' circle

Toronto Symphony Orchestra carries the baton for music rights with SOCAN Licensed To Play Award

Classical music institution upholds legal, ethical music lic...

The Weeknd keeps winning, hitting a record in our 2021 SOCAN Awards

Eddie Schwartz still "Hits Us With His Best Shot" in this ye...

Music Canada launches survey on equity, diversity, inclusion in Canadian music ecosystem

Artists, creators, music industry professionals – particip...

Original 24 CanCon visionaries to be honoured at 2021 SOCAN Awards

Advocates to be recognized as Guardians of Canadian Culture

SOCAN Statement on Bill C-10

A level playing field for all digital media is the right way...

A short guide to non-fungible tokens (NFTs)

How the new medium works

”Your Music Your Future” website partners with CISAC

To educate creators, worldwide, on royalties and copyright b...

Canadian Live Music Association launches #ForTheLoveOfLive campaign

Calling for support from industry colleagues and music fans

Audible Magic acquires MediaNet from SOCAN

To offer one-stop-shop for music licensing and copyright com...

Shawn Mendes comes up big with five 2020 SOCAN Awards

Annual celebration of songwriters, composers, music publishe...

SOCAN joins Black Out Tuesday, June 2, 2020

To support our members, employees, global community

SOCAN mourns the loss of music supervisor David Hayman

As do our members, whom he championed and mentored

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