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Canadian singer-songwriter Leonard Cohen passes away

Legendary Canadian singer-songwriter Leonard Cohen died on the age eighty two in keeping with his official profile on the social community Fb.

(FILES) This file photo taken on January 16, 2012 shows Canadian singer and poet Leonard Cohen taking off his hat to salute in Paris.  Leonard Cohen, one of his generation's most respected musicians and poets who delved into the spiritual on songs such as "Hallelujah," has died at age 82, it was announced on November 11, 2016. / AFP PHOTO / JOEL SAGET
(FILES) This file photo taken on January 16, 2012 shows Canadian singer and poet Leonard Cohen taking off his hat to salute in Paris.
Leonard Cohen, one of his generation’s most respected musicians and poets who delved into the spiritual on songs such as “Hallelujah,” has died at age 82, it was announced on November 11, 2016. / AFP PHOTO / JOEL SAGET

“We have now misplaced probably the most honored and prolific visionaries of music,” the textual content mentioned on Thursday night time, which didn’t report the place or reason behind demise.

A extremely-revered artist recognized for his poetic and lyrical music, Cohen wrote quite a few widespread songs together with the usually-coated ‘Hallelujah’, CNN reported.

Sony Music Canada tweeted, “The Sony Music Canada household joins the world in mourning Leonard Cohen’s passing.”

His 14th studio album, ‘You Need It Darker’, had simply been launched on October 21.

Other than his profitable musical profession, Cohen additionally wrote novels and quite a few collections of poetry.

A memorial will probably be held in Los Angeles at a later date, the Fb put up added.

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