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The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers


We are a professional organization of 680,000 songwriters, composers and music publishers, owned and run by its members, and the world leader in performance royalties, advocacy and service for music creators.

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ASCAP Congratulates Our 2019 Grammy Nominees

Kendrick Lamar leads the field with eight noms; Brandi Carlile and Boi-1da earn six; Cardi B, H.E.R. and Sounwave pick up five apiece

For our members affected by the California wildfires

Our hearts go out to you. We urge you to sign up for direct deposit to ensure that your upcoming ASCAP royalties make it safely to you during this difficult time.

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