Leonard Cohen

Leonard Cohen

Born: September 21, 1934

Nationality: Canadian

Occupation: Musician, poet, novelist

Biography: Leonard Norman Cohen 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.

Source/Notes: First words of his speech accepting the Juno Award for Best Male Vocalist in Canada (1992)

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Source/Notes: The Stranger Song - Songs of Leonard Cohen (1967)

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Source/Notes: The Stranger Song - Songs of Leonard Cohen (1967)