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Alessia Cara wins three honours at 2020 JUNOs, including SOCAN songwriting award

Tory Lanez, Shawn Mendes win two each, in first online-only ...

SOCAN’s COVID-19 Music Updates

News for June 30-July 6 about financial relief, resources, r...

SOCAN Foundation launches $500,000 relief fund for SOCAN members

To be distributed in grants of $250 each

SOCAN members now have FREE access to Sessionwire remote recording!

They can use the platform, with studio-quality audio, free f...

ECMA announces re-scheduled broadcast of 2020 East Coast Music Awards

Ron Hynes to be inducted into the Canadian Songwriters Hall ...

Nuela Charles, Tyler Shaw, Patrick Watson, The Reklaws to play final edition of JUNOs 365 Songwriters’ Circle series

Last show in “Jewel of JUNO Week,” co-presented by SOCAN...

JUNO Awards 2020 winners to be announced online June 29th

Most-nominated are Alessia Cara and Tory Lanez

SOCAN’s 2020 International Revenue Forecast

Under COVID-19, international revenue likely to decrease by ...

Top Secrets: Cowboys Fringants Song “L’amérique Pleure”

JF Pauzé tune becomes longest-lasting No. 1 hit on Québec ...

SOCAN Leadership Updates: Chief Québec Affairs & Visual Arts Officer Geneviève Côté

Her role in dealing with Québec’s current issues

A message from SOCAN

SOCAN is committed to doing better for our black employees, ...

SOCAN joins Black Out Tuesday, June 2, 2020

To support our members, employees, global community

Seven SOCAN #ComposersWhoScore win in 2020 Canadian Screen Awards

Prizes awarded in online ceremonies due to self-isolation

SOCAN mourns the loss of music supervisor David Hayman

As do our members, whom he championed and mentored

SOCAN Leadership Updates: Get to know new interim CEO Jennifer Brown

Her work history, family background, personal mantra

2020 Gala Country finalists announced

SOCAN to sponsor Songwriter of the Year Award

City and Colour, Buffy Sainte-Marie, Joel Plaskett, Sarah Harmer to play JUNOs 365 Songwriters’ Circle series

“Jewel of JUNO Week” series, co-presented by SOCAN, cont...

SOCAN Leadership Updates: Michael McCarty, Part Two

His recommendations for SOCAN members in self-isolation

SOCAN annual general meeting postponed until Fall

We’re working to determine date, format

SOCAN’s new Encore! Program will pay music creators for live online concerts

Also, May 15th royalties distribution will go out on target

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