For Shawn Mendes' global hits “Mercy,” “There’s Nothing Holding Me Back”
The Honourable Pablo Rodriguez
SOCAN #ComposersWhoScore honoured with the best
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“Gonzo” is a smart, funny, ambitious music creator
Honed her writing skills at SOCAN Kenekt Song Camp
"Body" has been streamed more than 40 million times
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Fleshing out your song with SoundBetter, Tunedly
Financial aid to help you travel, develop professionally
Co-publisher explains their path to synchronization success
All Sound Advice »
Currently lobbying government on several key issues
Adapting to constant, disruptive technological shifts
De nombreux changements et innovations
All From the Top »
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Words + Music is the online magazine of SOCAN, the Society of Composers, Authors and Music Publishers of Canada. Just as SOCAN was formed in 1990 by the merger of its predecessor Canadian performing rights organizations PROCAN and CAPAC, their separate magazines merged in 1994 to form Words + Music. Our mission is to provide interesting, high-quality content about the increasingly exciting and
New album Raw Footage created in Paris, L.A., Montréal
“You ain’t seen the real MB yet”
We present a session, grant an award, judge a competition, c...
From Rouyn-Noranda to the world
How she created a Nova Scotia hip-hop licensing platform
Collaboration with Future, The Weeknd changes everything
"Way Low" features rapper Nelly
Young, viral rap phenomenon works by feel
Also recognized: Alessia Cara, Frank Dukes, Doc McKinney, He...
On winning a JUNO, singing painful songs every night
Gordie Sampson Songcamp leads to working with Classified
Ten years on, trio finds its way by covering its tracks
Hip-Hop meets Filipino culture
Their “Vintage à l’os” single turned out to be a happ...
From Posterz to Charlotte Cardin, Montréal rapper charts hi...
Unique rapper releases first album in six years
FouKi, Marie-Gold, Rowjay sure to draw attention on the scen...
Keep an eye on these SOCAN members, poised to emerge this ye...
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