Music Industry/Entrepreneurs

SOCAN to present first-ever “Cookin’ Songs” at 2022 BreakOut West

And we’ll participate in several other events at online co...

Are you a contemporary composer who wants to better navigate the digital landscape?

Then register now for an online town hall, co-presented Feb....

Five Quebec Beat-makers to watch In 2022

Gene Tellem, Melowithdaheat, Nkusi, Beau Geste, RKT BEAT

SOCAN mourns the death of member Karim Ouellet

He'd received four SOCAN Popular Music Awards over four gala...

SOCAN laments the loss of R. Dean Taylor

He co-wrote The Supremes’ “Love Child,” wrote and perf...

Five “Queb’” Rap rookies to watch in 2022

Skiifall, Lova, Le Ice, SLM, SeinsSucrer

SOCAN grieves the loss of Vince Fontaine

Eagle & Hawk co-founder passes away at age 60

SOCAN’s COVID-19 Music Updates

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

Opening Dan Mangan’s Side Door with SOCAN

Working hand in hand to ensure fair compensation for music c...

#ComposersWhoScore : Philippe Brault catches the movie bug

Scores music for feature film Les Oiseaux ivres

Video Interview: Haviah Mighty runs down Stock Exchange

Polaris-winning rapper talks music, notoriety, philanthropy

SOCAN grieves the loss of Terry McManus, leading founder of Songwriters Association of Canada

Also a singer-songwriter, artist manager, educator, author

Six SOCAN members named to Order of Canada

Including Liona Boyd, Ian Tamblyn, Yves Lambert

SOCAN mourns the loss of Five Man Electrical Band’s Les Emmerson

Writer of Classic Rock hits, including “Signs,” passes o...

Video: Meet Gagan Singh, SOCAN Creative Executive, Film/TV, Visual Media

And learn more about SOCAN’s service to #ComposersWhoScore

SOCAN strengthens reproduction rights expertise

With addition of VP Nicole Pratt and strategic team

SOCAN addresses music publishers’ concerns at two Town Halls

Our CEO, VPs, department heads present updates, answer quest...

SOCAN A&R Department now known as “Creative”

Kathryn Hamilton, Michael Assante, Houtan Houdania, Sara Den...

Cue-Sheet-Palooza Hackathon

Will seek new solutions for screen composers’ and music pu...

ElyOtto’s “SugarCrash!”: fourth most-liked TikTok ever, and 100 million Spotify streams

Writing some of the most popular songs on earth… while rid...