Songwriting/Composing


Working to put Alberta on the R&B/hip-hop map

Four Western SOCAN members to watch in 2024

Mikel Hurwitz, organizer of sounds

Composer, musician, producer, conductor

Shareef: a true acolyte of freestyle rap

TikTok influencer turns musician

Five Québec R&B/Soul rising stars to watch in 2024

Täbi Yösha, Rau_Ze, Hawa B, Clerel, Anaïs Cardot

For New West, final version of each song “depends on what it wants to be”

Collaborative quartet earns more than 100 million views

Sara Dufour: the life she chose

“I’ve realized that every little thing matters”

SOCAN members co-write, co-publish Beyoncé’s first No. 1 country song

Lowell, bülow, Nathan Ferraro, Hyvecity Music, Heart & Art ...

Bollywood North: Jonita Gandhi

Playback singer steps out of songwriting closet with “Love...

Sebastian Gaskin opens up to co-writing

And expands both his musical and lyrical range

Uninhibited SadBoi writes short, sharp songs

Eclectic singer-songwriter makes demos in her bathroom

Nico Paulo delivers self-assured debut

And takes unique path from Toronto to Portugal to Newfoundla...

Vandelux: Hedge fund COO becomes full-time singer-songwriter

Ever-evolving electronic/dance musician hits 80 million stre...

Karolan Boily: Writing to Understand Herself

“I’m a soul pyromaniac, but I’m harmless”

Five Québec rap rookies to watch in 2024

Discover Malko, Érika Zarya, King Fali, S’tano, GreenWood...

Beverly Glenn-Copeland releases first album in almost 20 years

80-year-old has enjoyed unexpected career renaissance in the...

Music for Good: The Lullaby Project

Songwriters team with new or expectant mothers to create lul...

The Best of 2023

Our Contributors’ Top 10 Songs by SOCAN members this year

#ComposersWhoScore : Medhat Hanbali, The Specialist

A conversation about the trade and how it’s learned

For Fefe Dobson, melody comes first

Returning on a wave of resurgent pop-punk

Jeremy Dutcher “turns everything up a dial” for sophomore album

First time releasing original songs, singing in English

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