Leonard Cohen has died at the age of 82. Cohen, whose most famous song, was “Hallelujah,” had a career that spanned over five decades.
His death was confirmed by his label after a message posted on the singer’s Facebook page on Thursday night read:
“It is with profound sorrow we report that legendary poet, songwriter and artist, Leonard Cohen has passed away.
“We have lost one of music’s most revered and prolific visionaries. A memorial will take place in Los Angeles at a later date.
“The family requests privacy during their time of grief.”