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Submit now for SOCAN Publisher of the Year Award

Honour to be presented at 2020 SOCAN Awards in Toronto

Gala de l’ADISQ : Alexandra Stréliski wins two more honours

In the Breakout Artist and Author or Composer of the Year ca...

SOCAN Foundation 2019 Young Canadian Songwriters Award winners play at SOCAN

Five talented, emerging songwriters perform their winning so...

ADISQ 2019: Hubert Lenoir wins award for Artist with Highest International Profile

Presented by SOCAN for the very first time

Video Interview: Artist and Professional Songwriter Chris Kirby

On song camps, writing some good lines, and “Unreasonable ...

Gala Country Awards: Where’s the Country Scene at in 2019?

Paul Daraîche, Mack & Ro, Annie Blanchard, Matt Lang share ...

“Good Ol’ Days” wins SOCAN Songwriter honour at 2019 BC Country Music Awards

Aaron Pritchett is big winner of the night

Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame to induct six songs that helped define the ‘60s, ‘70s and ‘80s

Upcoming concert honours songs that went from the streets of...

Gala Country Awards: Karo Laurendeau earns four honours

It couldn’t have come at a better time

Gala Country 2019: Laurie Leblanc wins SOCAN-Sponsored Songwriter Of The Year Award

Including a stay at SOCAN House in Nashville, and $1,000 cas...

Yvon Deschamps Interview: “Aimons-nous” inducted into Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame

Hymn to love co-written with Jacques Perron

“Cooking Beats” with Hagler highlights IMSTA FESTA 2019

Beat-making workshop a hit at SOCAN-sponsored conference

Apply now for Ma Première Place des Arts

Fanny Bloom writing contestants’ song for 2019 edition

“Aimons-nous” to be inducted into Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame

CSHF will honour Yvon Deschamps and Jacques Perron’s anthe...

Apply now in final stretch for Francouvertes 2020

Deadline is Oct. 27, 2019

Lowell, Les Louanges win 2019 Slaight Music Emerging Songwriter Award

Presented by the Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame

SOCAN 30th Montréal Awards: Diane Juster’s gift to Ginette Reno

“Je ne suis qu’une chanson” receives Cultural Impact A...

At BreakOut West 2019, SOCAN Song House inspires songwriters

Participants testify to great experience

Dan Mangan wins songwriter honour at 2019 Western Canadian Music Awards

Also Rock Artist of the Year at WCMAs, held during BreakOut ...

SOCAN 30th Montréal Awards: Nancy Dumais wins a SOCAN Classic

For “Parler aux anges,” co-written with Tino Izzo