Hip-Hop/Rap


Apply now for 2021 SOCAN Foundation Awards of more than $97,000 in total

For Young Composers, Emerging Screen Composers, and Young Ca...

In the Spotlight: Boslen

Eclectic singer-songwriter explores vulnerability

ICYMI: The Weeknd wins 10 Billboard Music Awards for 2021

Fellow SOCAN member Drake is named Artist of the Decade

The Weeknd dominates 2021 Billboard Music Award nominations, with 15

Fellow SOCAN members Drake and Tory Lanez earn seven and thr...

Money Musik: Nav’s right-hand man

Producer claims to create more than 1,000 beats a year

Jeune Rebeu : finding a balance between business and feelings

“I don’t see it as a duality, but rather as two things t...

Lil Berete: Straight Outta Regent Park, with 50 million streams

Rapper stays in the moment when he creates songs

#ComposersWhoScore : Jenny Salgado – from rapper to screen composer

“That’s part of the trip: finding a way to fit in someon...

Emma Beko: The Melody Beyond the Beat

“I wanted to find out who I am when I’m on my own”

White-B: The Power of Ambition

“At this point, no one can stop me”

Les Fourmis : Day and Night

Twenty-nine members working towards a common goal

In the Spotlight: Debby Friday

An industrial hip-hop workaholic

In the Spotlight: Charmaine

Female empowerment drives her mission

Three Filipinx SOCAN members discuss making music on their own terms

Han Han, Casey Mecija, Kimmortal

Malika Tirolien: Aiming Higher

“A lot of change has to happen in Québec for R&B/soul mus...

Video: The Breakdown – Building a loyal fanbase

2019 SOCAN Songwriting Prize winner grandson

Konrad OldMoney’s hard work earns 27 placements on Cyberpunk 2077

His “Single Friend” side-project also catches on

Laurence Nerbonne: A voice for the Queens

“I dare to deal with topics that only men usually talk abo...

Hua Li: Writing a love letter to Wuhan

She pays homage to her roots on Yellow Crane EP

It’s Anyone’s Game, in rap and in basketball

B-Boy songs synched to B-Ball series on CBC-TV

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