Alessia Cara, The Weeknd, Shawn Mendes, Tobias Jesso Jr. win 2018 BMI Pop Awards

SOCAN members who’ve won 2018 BMI Pop Awards. Left to right: Alessia Cara, The Weeknd, Shawn Mendes, Tobias Jesso Jr.
May 15, 2018

BMI celebrated SOCAN songwriters Alessia Cara, The Weeknd, Shawn Mendes, and Tobias Jesso Jr., for co-writing some of the most-performed pop songs of 2017, during the 66th Annual BMI Pop Awards, held May 7, 2018, at the Regent Beverly Wilshire Hotel in Los Angeles.

SOCAN songwriters who earned BMI Pop Awards at the 2018 edition are

  • Alessia Cara, for co-writing “Scars to Your Beautiful”; her co-write with Zedd and others on “Stay”; and her co-write with Logic and others on “1-800-273-8255”
  • The Weeknd, for co-writing both “Starboy” and “I Feel it Coming” with Daft Punk and others
  • Shawn Mendes, for co-writing “There’s Nothing Holding Me Back”
  • Tobias Jesso Jr., for co-writing “Slow Hands” with Niall Horan and others

SOCAN congratulates all of these winning members on their great international achievements!