We are ASCAP.

The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers

Why ASCAP?

We are a professional organization of 670,000 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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Write With Pride!

ASCAP is proud to represent our members in the LGBTQ community and to celebrate the music that moves us all!

2018 ASCAP Screen Music Awards

John Powell, Germaine Franco and the composers of the biggest film, TV and video game music of 2017 feted in LA

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