We are ASCAP.The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers
We are a professional organization of 750,000 songwriters, composers and music publishers, owned and run by its members, and the world leader in performance royalties, advocacy and service for music creators.
ASCAP 2019 Annual Report
A look back at ASCAP and our members' record-breaking, culture-shaping year
Mariah Carey Switches to ASCAP
We are thrilled to welcome global superstar Mariah Carey to the ASCAP family! ASCAP will license public performances of her immortal songwriting catalog - from “One Sweet Day” to "Fantasy," Billboard's Song of the Decade “We Belong Together” to the #1 holiday classic “All I Want for Christmas Is You.”
Introducing the ASCAP Wellness Program
If creating music is your life, ASCAP’s mission is to support you every step of the way. And that means supporting the whole you. Welcome to the ASCAP Wellness Program, designed especially for our music creator members, intended to help nourish your body, mind and spirit so you can be your creative best.