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Singer-Songwriter, Poet Leonard Cohen Dead at Age 82

Leonard Cohen, the baritone-voiced Canadian singer-songwriter who seamlessly blended spirituality and sexuality in songs like Hallelujah, Suzanne and Bird on a Wire, has died at age 82. Cohen passed away and a memorial will take place in Los Angeles at a later date, Catherine McNelly, a representative from his record label, said Thursday. No further details on his death were given. Cohen, also renowned as a poet, novelist and aspiring Zen monk, blended folk music with a darker, sexual...

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