We are ASCAP.

The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers

Why ASCAP?

We are a professional organization of 650,000 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 “I Create Music” EXPO New Year Discount Available Now

2018 is your year to Rewrite the Rules.

Whatever your style, we have your back.

ASCAP Songwriters Defined the Sound of 2017

From pop to hip-hop, Latin to R&B, country to EDM, ASCAP songwriters wrote the international hits that crowned 31 separate Billboard year-end song charts in 2017 - and took all 10 of the Top 10 spots on the Hot 100.

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