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Chiiild: Their Songs, Their Destiny

“Our future used to greatly depend on the success of others; now, we’re flying on our own”

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

The Launch winner writes songs in random bursts of creativity

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Emanuel and the Cinderella story of “Need You”

For the singer-songwriter, “Nothing beats that human connection”

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

Country Air Check honours “Barefoot Blue Jean Night”

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

He dedicates Amoureuses des mots album to legendary French artist

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Nearly $75,000 goes to 23 recipients of SOCAN Foundation Awards

For Young Composers, Emerging Screen Composers, in 2021

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MIELS : The music you find around yourself

MIELS : The music you find around yourself

Québec-U.S. duo tackles Franco rock

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SOCAN’s COVID-19 Music Updates

SOCAN’s COVID-19 Music Updates

News about financial relief, resources, reaction, performanc...

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SOCAN on the scene at first-ever Creative Entrepreneur Summit

SOCAN on the scene at first-ever Creative Entrepreneur Summit

Event powered by SOCAN Foundation, presented by Tunecore

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“Vivre dans la nuit” by Nuance to be inducted into Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame

”Vivre dans la nuit” by Nuance to be inducted into Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame

1984 song will be celebrated August 10 on the TV program Bon...

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

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

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

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Finalists Announced for 2021 Slaight Music Emerging Songwriter Award

Finalists Announced for 2021 Slaight Music Emerging Songwriter Award

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

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Visual Arts X Music: Martin Bureau knows how to create a setting

Visual Arts X Music: Martin Bureau knows how to create a setting

“When I think about my favourite bands, lots of images re-...

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The eclectic journey of Don Mills (aka Miloš Angelov)

The eclectic journey of Don Mills (aka Miloš Angelov)

Classical violinist, live/session bassist, hip-hop producer,...

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

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

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

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

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

For CBC Music 2020 Searchlight winner, music is medicine

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Dakota Bear: Songwriter, rapper, activist

Dakota Bear: Songwriter, rapper, activist

Using music as the vehicle for a message of unification

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

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

With peermusic Canada’s Cheryl Link

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Jenius: Producer’s intuitive fluidity, organic relationships, pay off

Jenius: Producer’s intuitive fluidity, organic relationships, pay off

Working with Polo G, Travi$ Scott, KILLY, Anders

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Jenna Andrews: Songwriter/Publisher co-writes No. 1 BTS hit, “Butter”

Jenna Andrews: Songwriter/Publisher co-writes No. 1 BTS hit, “Butter”

And U.K. Top 10 David Guetta hit, “Heartbreak Anthem”

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Upstarts: Jay Jay

Upstarts: Jay Jay

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

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SOCAN mourns the loss of screen composer Dolores Claman

SOCAN mourns the loss of screen composer Dolores Claman

Hockey Night in Canada theme song writer passes away at 94

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SOCAN participates in online music industry workshop for Indigenous youth

SOCAN participates in online music industry workshop for Indigenous youth

As part of National Arts Centre’s AIR Summer Industry Sess...

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Composers’ and Writers’ Share Royalties

Composers’ and Writers’ Share Royalties

What you should know

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SOCAN members dominate 2021 Polaris Music Prize Short List

SOCAN members dominate 2021 Polaris Music Prize Short List

Congratulations to the nominees!

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