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Ian Janes: Writing from a title

And engaging listeners with a companion booklet

Video: 2021 JUNO Awards – Louis-Jean Cormier

Virtual press room interview with winner of Francophone Albu...

In the Spotlight: Alex Porat

Non-Stop Pop Star

“Black Velvet” to be inducted into Canadian Songwriters Hall Of Fame

With performance by co-writer Christopher Ward, Serena Ryder...

Get to know some of our 2021 SOCAN Award winners!

Via video interviews with Ian Cusson, Harm Franklin, Madelin...

In the Spotlight: Boslen

Eclectic singer-songwriter explores vulnerability

Post Script: Playing All Cards

Franco-Albertan duo crafts melodies that are at ease in any ...

ICYMI: The Weeknd wins 10 Billboard Music Awards for 2021

Fellow SOCAN member Drake is named Artist of the Decade

Paupière: Surviving Love

“Our punk side comes out in our attitude”

LUMIÈRE’s Emancipation

“I waited this long to write my first song because I was a...

Charlotte Cardin: Feeling Everything to the Fullest

“I had to re-learn how to write music”

The Weather Station hits critical bullseye with current album

Powerful songwriting proves our environmental ignorance is n...

Emma Beko: The Melody Beyond the Beat

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

Thierry Larose: Born for the Grandiose

From the influence of the Marieville video store to his firs...

“Top Secrets” Video: SOCAN honours Rose Cousins with No. 1 Song Award

For “The Benefits of Being Alone” topping the CBC Music ...

How the song happened: Jonathan Roy’s “Keeping me Alive”

Letting the naysayers fuel his fire to succeed

Barry Paquin Roberge: Like an Anti-depressant

“I think everyone loves Donna Summer”

Three Filipinx SOCAN members discuss making music on their own terms

Han Han, Casey Mecija, Kimmortal

Laurence Nerbonne: A voice for the Queens

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

Olivia Penalva: BC’s latest young pop talent

Choosing co-writes to fast-track her songwriting journey

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