SOCAN achieves record revenues

But average creator member earns only $38.72 annually from Internet audio streaming

January 31, 2018

SOCAN and Re:Sound working together to make licensing process easier

Joint portal will benefit rights holders, businesses that use music

August 29, 2017

SOCAN Foundation and SiriusXM launch inaugural Young Canadian Songwriter Awards

With five prizes of $5,000 each

August 1, 2017

SOCAN hosts first “Song Camp Monday” at Toronto office

LADY PARUL, Lisa Conway, Pat Robitaille inaugurate new program

February 8, 2017

CARAS announces lineup for JUNO Song Circle, co-sponsored by SOCAN

Paul Brandt, Alan Doyle, Alex Cuba, Autumn Hill, Matthew Good, Old Man Luedecke, Ria Mae

March 8, 2016

Hey Rosetta!, Jenn Grant, Amelia Curran, Fortunate Ones lead 2016 ECMA nominations

Other multiple nominees include Mo Kenney, Ryan Hemsworth

January 27, 2016

Video: 21 SOCAN members nominated for 2016 Canadian Screen Awards

March 13 gala to be broadcast live on CBC

January 20, 2016

The Weeknd nominated for a 2016 Academy Award

Composers Ilan Eshkeri, Steve London score Oscar-nominated movies

January 15, 2016

Video: 10th annual GAMIQ: Induction, homage and winners

Celebrating SOCAN members on Québec indie music scene

November 30, 2015

ADISQ presents 43 Felix Awards, including two each for Jean Leloup, Pierre Lapointe

SOCAN co-hosts reception between two ADISQ Galas

October 28, 2015

Video Interview: 2015 SOCAN Awards performer Gordie Johnson of Big Sugar

On paying tribute to Randy Bachman, and where songs come from

July 28, 2015

Francouvertes 2015: Dylan Perron et Élixir de Gumbo win the competition

Charles-Antoine Gosselin and Émile Bilodeau come in second and third

May 14, 2015

Apply now for 2015 Folk Music Ontario competition, program, showcases

Deadline to submit is May 29, 2015

May 13, 2015

SOCAN Throwback Thursday Video: Tegan and Sara at 2014 JUNOs

On what’s next, JUNO wins, and becoming pop stars

November 27, 2014

SOCAN presents No. 1 Awards to music publishers

Celebrating their success

November 24, 2014

M pour Montreal, Mundial: A plethora of music, panel and conference events

SOCAN members entitled to discount on M for Montreal Panel Passports

November 7, 2014

2014 SPACQ Foundation Award winners unveiled

15 songwriters and performers share $130,000 in prizes

September 25, 2014

SOCAN honours Hedley co-writers with two No. 1 Song Awards

For chart-topping hits “Anything” and “Crazy for You”

May 16, 2014

Research Confirms: Music Builds Business

Can you imagine a pub without music? Or a silent clothing store? Or a restaurant without musical ambience?

May 6, 2014

Jaron Freeman-Fox, Good Lovelies win multiple awards at 2013 CFMAs

SOCAN sponsors English and Aboriginal Songwriter of the Year Awards

November 15, 2013

Gord Bamford wins big at the 2013 Canadian Country Music Awards

Takes home five awards, including Songwriter of the Year

September 11, 2013

SOCAN members get 10% discount on subscription to Canadian Musician

Bi-monthly magazine for pro and amateur music-makers

September 4, 2013

Artists’ Health Alliance discount for SOCAN members

25% savings on all health and wellness workshops

September 4, 2013

Front Row improves SOCAN members’ insurance plan

And creates new online quoting tool for 24/7 service

September 4, 2013

SOCAN co-sponsors Canadian Blast at 2013 BIGSOUND Fest in Australia

Sept. 10-13, 2013, in Brisbane

August 27, 2013

2013 SOCAN Songwriting Prize Nominees Announced

Public voting now open to decide the year's best song

June 3, 2013

SOCAN members save 10% at Music Books Plus

Music books, audio books, videos, CD-ROMs, DVDs, software, sheet music

December 6, 2012

SOCAN AGM set for June 19, 2012

SOCAN's Annual General Meeting (AGM) will be held this year at the 1 King West Hotel in Toronto on Tuesday, June 19, 2012

May 14, 2012

SOCAN Members save 10% on all Berklee online courses, certificate programs

SOCAN members now receive 10% off * all courses and programs at, the online extension school of the prestigious Berkle

December 19, 2011