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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Toronto's Trinity / Little Portugal: Canada's Music Creator Growth Centre

SOCAN data suggests most new Canadian music creators reside in Toronto's south-west

May 10, 2017

Drake Hotel receives SOCAN Licensed To Play accolade at CMW 2017 Live Music Awards

Drake Music Programmer Ian MacNeil stresses the importance of SOCAN

April 26, 2017
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Register Now for 2017 DM@X Conference

SOCAN Members eligible for discounted rates

January 26, 2017

Study finds music as important for working out as shoes

Music Drives Fitness research supports value of music

January 5, 2017
SOCAN | Industry | Licensees

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