SOCAN presents No. 1 Song Award to Begonia

Begonia receives her SOCAN No. 1 Song Award for “Juniper.” Left to right: Stu Anderson of Mighty Cypress Talent, Begonia, SOCAN A&R Administrator Melissa Cameron, and Julien Paquin of the Paquin Entertainment Group. (Photo: Tiana Feng)
October 27, 2016

SOCAN presented a No. 1 Song Award to Begonia (a.k.a. Alexa Dirks) in recognition of her song “Juniper" (co-written by Matthew Schellenberg) reaching No. 1 on the CBC Radio 2 Top 20 on Oct. 7, 2016.

SOCAN A&R Administrator Melissa Cameron presented Begonia with the award on Oct. 25, 2016, at the Horseshoe Tavern in downtown Toronto, just before she took the stage as part of a Manitoba Music Showcase, which included her colleagues Living Hour, Viking, and The Middle Coast.