We are ASCAP.

The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers

Why ASCAP?

We are a professional organization of 690,000 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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Congratulations to ASCAP’s 2019 Grammy Award Winners

ASCAP members took 40 categories at this year’s Grammys, including multiple wins for Brandi Carlile, John Daversa, Beck, H.E.R., Tori Kelly, Dua Lipa

Industry Groups Announce Initiative to Keep Songwriters & Publishers in Charge of New Music Licensing Collective

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Full coverage of the 2019 Sundance ASCAP Music Café

This year's Music Café was a memorable eight days of outstanding performances as Sundance and ASCAP commemorated 21 years of celebrating the marriage of music and film at the heart of the film world’s ultimate gathering of original storytelling.

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