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When you become a member of SONA, our collective voice becomes louder and stronger.

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SONA puts on programming throughout the year that include guest speakers, community building events, information sessions on advocacy issues, and more. Become a SONA member to access these events for free.

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In The Room with Stephen Bray and Roahn Hylton

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Virtual, February 21, 2024

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What we’re talking about at SONA

Get the latest news, advocacy issues, songwriter resources, and more in the SONA blog.

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SONA amplifying songwriter voices with key new advocacy leadership positions

News, January 25, 2024

SONA amplifying songwriter voices with key new advocacy leadership positions

From L to R: Michelle Lewis (CEO, SONA/The SONA Foundation), Kellie Brown (COO, SONA//The SONA Foundation), Linda Bloss-Baum (Government Affairs...

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Story of SONA

Advocacy, December 30, 2023

Story of SONA

Story of SONA

From our humble beginnings in 2015 to becoming a powerhouse advocate for songwriters, here’s a glimpse into what makes us...

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Asking For A Friend: Song Registration and PRO Advice

Education, September 1, 2023

Asking For A Friend: Song Registration and PRO Advice

Asking For A Friend: Song Registration and PRO Advice

QUESTION: Why am I not seeing performance royalties for my songs in ads, concert tours, or other categories? ANSWER: Excellent...

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5 things you can do to support queer songwriters

Education, June 30, 2023

5 things you can do to support queer songwriters

5 things you can do to support queer songwriters

We loved hearing some incredible nuggets of insight from our panelist Jai Yoko on embracing individuality and respecting diversity. Thank...

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Songwriters: You may be owed money! Here’s how to get it

Education, June 29, 2023

Songwriters: You may be owed money! Here’s how to get it

Songwriters: You may be owed money! Here’s how to get it

Subscribe to the newsletter QUESTION: How can I make sure I receive my share of the hundreds of millions of...

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