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Grammy nominated members and special guests at annual LA event

January 23, 2020

SOCAN Foundation launches groundbreaking mentorship program

Equity X Production empowers women and gender minority music...

New SOCAN Nashville House open for business

For members visiting to further their career, craft, or trad...

SOCAN mourns the loss of Rush drummer Neil Peart

Iconic, influential rock drummer passes away at 67

SIX TO DISCOVER IN 2020

Keep an eye on these SOCAN members, poised to emerge this ye...

Five “Queb” rap rookies to watch in 2020

Shreez, Franky Fade, Backxwash, DawaMafia, David Campana

The Decade in Canadian Hip-Hop, 2010-2020

From Drake to Haviah Mighty, and what’s next

New Mandate Letters: SOCAN Expresses Optimism

Seeking new legislation on discoverability

Monique Leyrac: An exceptional singer has passed away

She received SOCAN’s Special Achievement Award in 2017 (vi...

Video: Elijah Woods x Jamie Fine

Dynamic duo talk songwriting, “Sellout,” and keepin’ i...

SOCAN stands shoulder to shoulder with screen composers

“The right of composers to be compensated fairly must be p...

Submit songs, at discount entry fee, for 2020 International Songwriting Competition

More than $150,000 USD in cash and prizes to be won

In Concert Photo Gallery: Donovan Woods

December 7, 2019

SOCAN attends Our Night: The First Annual Tegan and Sara Foundation Celebration

Supporting health, economic justice, representation for LGBT...

In Concert Photo Gallery: RALPH

December 5, 2019

SOCAN Urges Federal Government to Extend Copyright to Life Plus 70 years

Change will help grow Canada’s music industry

SOCAN Foundation and SOCAN hold first-ever Scoring Retreat at Banff Centre

Stimulating creativity in actual work conditions

In Concert Photo Gallery: bülow

November 27, 2019

“I’ve Got Everything I Need (Almost)” to be inducted into Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame

During Downchild Blues Band’s 50th Anniversary Party at Na...

SOCAN Foundation launches program to create equity, access for female music producers

Developed in partnership with RBC, Ableton, Signal Community...