Singer-Songwriter


From niche playlist to go-to Indigenous catalogue

Nagamo Publishing’s production music library

Two SOCAN members win Second Prizes in 2021 Unsigned Only song competition

And 16 more earn Honourable Mentions

Meghan Patrick earns three honours at 2021 Ontario Country Music Awards

Owen Barney’s “Thank Her for That” wins SOCAN songwrit...

Calamine wins 2021 Prix Félix-Leclerc

SOCAN awards her a $2,500 cash prize

Mustafa, Ariane Roy Win Slaight Music’s 2021 Emerging Songwriter Award

Presented by Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame

SOCAN Songwriting Prize: Thierry Larose receives Yamaha keyboard and Long & McQuade gift card

He’ll also enjoy a SOCAN showcase at the Rendez-Vous Pros ...

“Top Secrets” Video: SOCAN honours Darcys with two No. 1 Song Awards

For “Better Days” and “Look Me in the Eyes” both top...

Emanuel and the Cinderella story of “Need You”

For the singer-songwriter, “Nothing beats that human conne...

Publishing: Jehan V. Valiquet, in service to the timeless Charles Aznavour

He dedicates Amoureuses des mots album to legendary French a...

Terry Sawchuk co-write declared most performed country song of the decade

Country Air Check honours “Barefoot Blue Jean Night”

”Who Could Say No” to Olivia Lunny’s debut album?

The Launch winner writes songs in random bursts of creativit...

TikTok phenomenon LØLØ covered old songs from a new point of view

Earning a publishing deal, co-writes, and pitches to the sta...

Finalists Announced for 2021 Slaight Music Emerging Songwriter Award

New this year, Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame invites mus...

Chiiild: Their Songs, Their Destiny

“Our future used to greatly depend on the success of other...

Billy Raffoul soars with “Western Skies,” 2021 SOCAN Songwriting Prize winner

Leamington, Ont., songwriter delivers fan favourite to take ...

Shawnee Kish: “I don’t think I’d be here today without music”

For CBC Music 2020 Searchlight winner, music is medicine

Dakota Bear: Songwriter, rapper, activist

Using music as the vehicle for a message of unification

Video: The Breakdown – “When does a songwriter need a music publisher?”

With peermusic Canada’s Cheryl Link

Upstarts: Jay Jay

The 12-year-old rapper has a battle to fight

Video: The Breakdown – “Songwriters’ common mistakes and misconceptions”

With peermusic Canada’s Cheryl Link

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