"Canada’s diversity is its signature and as the largest organization in Canada’s music ecosystem, SOCAN represents an important intersection of different cultures and influences with music creators from coast to coast. In this, the 150th birthday of our nation, CanadaSound gives SOCAN members a unique platform to be inspired by the sounds Canadians love and create new music we can all celebrate."
SOCAN connects more than four million music creators worldwide and more than a quarter-million businesses and individuals in Canada. Nearly 150,000 songwriters, composers and music publishers are its direct members, and more than 130,000 organizations are Licensed To Play music across Canada.
With a concerted use of progressive technology and a commitment to lead the global transformation of music rights, with wholly-owned companies Audiam and MediaNet, SOCAN is dedicated to upholding the fundamental truths that music has value and music creators and publishers deserve fair compensation for their work.