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Leonard Cohen

Born: Sep 21, 1934 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada
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Genre: Country, Folk, Pop/Rock
Biography: One of the most fascinating and enigmatic -- if not the most successful -- singer/songwriters of the late '60s, Leonard Cohen has retained an audience across four decades of music-making interrupted by various digressions into personal and creative exploration, all of which have only added to the mystique ...Read full biography
Songs
Released: 1967
Label: COLUMBIA
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At a time when a growing number of pop songwriters were embracing a more explicitly poetic approach in their lyrics, the 1967 debut album from Leonard Cohen introduced a songwriter who, rather than being ...Read full review
I'M Your Man
Released: 1988
Label: COLUMBIA
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A stunningly sophisticated leap into modern musical textures, I'm Your Man re-establishes Leonard Cohen's mastery. Against a backdrop of keyboards and propulsive rhythms, Cohen surveys the global landscape ...Read full review
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