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Leonard Cohen

Leonard Norman Cohen, CC GOQ (born 21 September 1934) is a Canadian singer-songwriter, musician, poet, and novelist. His work often explores religion, isolation, sexuality, and interpersonal relationships. Cohen has been inducted into the American Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and both the Canadian Music Hall of Fame and the Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame. He is also a Companion of the Order of Canada, the nation's highest civilian honour. In 2011 Cohen received Prince of Asturias Award for literature.

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Leonard Cohen Discography
... Leonard Cohen is a Canadian singer-songwriter and poet active in music since 1967 ... Cohen has released 12 studio albums and 6 live albums during the course of a recording career lasting over 40 years, throughout which he has remained an active poet ... His 1967 debut Songs of Leonard Cohen earned an RIAA gold record he followed up with three more highly acclaimed albums Songs From A Room (1969), Songs Of Love And Hate (1971) and ...
Leonard Cohen - Film and Television
... Cohen was the subject of the 1965 documentary Ladies and Gentlemen.. ... Leonard Cohen, directed by Donald Brittain and Don Owen and produced by the National Film Board of Canada ... This film, which pre-dates Cohen's career as a songwriter, explores his career as a well-known Canadian poet ...
Steve Lindsey - Producer, Publisher & Songwriter
... He left Perry to produce Leonard Cohen's album 'The Future', and four Aaron Neville albums at A M, including "The Grand Tour" and "Soulful Christmas" ... He executive produced Leonard Cohen's "Tower of Song" album, for A M, which included performances by Peter Gabriel, Willie Nelson, Trisha Yearwood, Aaron Neville and Elton John ... “Duets” album, he produced songs "Born To Lose" by Elton John and Leonard Cohen, as well as “I'm Your Puppet" by Elton John and Paul Young ...
List Of Rufus Wainwright Songs - Cover Songs
2" Want 355 ... Leonard Cohen Hal Willner "Chelsea Hotel No. 2" Leonard Cohen I'm Your Man 347 ... Leonard Cohen Hal Willner "Chicago" Rufus Does Judy at Carnegie Hall 430 ... Fred Fisher Phil Ramone "Coeur de Parisienne - Reprise d'Arletty ... Phil Ramone "Hallelujah" Shrek 408 ... Leonard Cohen "He Ain't Heavy.. ...
Live In London (Leonard Cohen Album) - Track Listing - Disc 2
... All songs written and composed by Leonard Cohen except where noted ... Cohen, S ... "Hallelujah" (from Various Positions (1984), with changes on Cohen Live (1994)) 720 3 ...

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