Boost your business with music.

A SOCAN music licence gives you the freedom to play the music your customers love.  By complying with the law, you’re ensuring that the creators of that music are fairly compensated and continue to create the music that makes your business better.  

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News

Three SOCAN members win in 2016 Gémeaux Awards

Technical and Documentary Gala held Sept. 15, 2016

September 20, 2016

Fifteen music creators, singers win Fondation SPACQ 2016 Awards

They collectively take home eleven $10,000 grants and four $5,000 grants

September 20, 2016

Kaytranada Wins $50,000 2016 Polaris Prize

99.9% named album of the year

September 20, 2016

SOCAN Welcomes the Tabling of Private Member Bill C-299

Proposes extending copyright protection for Canadian authors, composers and music publishers

June 17, 2016

SOCAN AGM set for June 13, 2016, in Vancouver

With special guest screen composer Jeff Toyne

June 9, 2016
SOCAN | General | News | Creators

SOCAN makes royalty analysis dashboard available to its members

Music creators and publishers to benefit from leading-edge tools

May 17, 2016
General | SOCAN

Video Interview: 2015 SOCAN Country Music Song Award winner Brett Kissel

On writing winning song “3-2-1,” being on the cover of Words + Music, and more

July 3, 2015

Video Interview: 2015 SOCAN Cultural Impact Award winner Mars Bonfire

On writing “Born to be Wild,” and its global, enduring success

July 2, 2015