Free public gathering on Hearst Plaza to feature selections from icon's extensive body of work
For nearly half a century, the novelist, ladies' man and Buddhist monk built a tower of song – even though darkness was never far off
Singer's classic debuts at Number 59, three spots behind Pentatonix's rendition of the 1984 single
'We Got It From Here… Thank You 4 Your Service' sells 135,000 copies, becoming group's first chart-topper since 'Beats, Rhymes and Life'
Singer-songwriter opened up about writing process, literary influences, Chelsea Hotel years in candid 2001 interview
See what song managed to top "Anthem," "The Future" and "First We Take Manhattan"
Singer-songwriter also recalls bizarre origins of folk classic "Sisters of Mercy" in "Blank on Blank" update of 1974 talk
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Son remembers father's "approachable elegance, his charisma without audacity, his old-world gentlemanliness and the hand-forged tower of his work"
Why the collaboration between singular songwriter and maverick filmmaker Robert Altman remains the perfect Cohen movie soundtrack
"We fell into each other's arms through some process of elimination," Cohen said of affair that inspired "Chelsea Hotel No. 2"
Cold open pays tribute to late singer-songwriter while offering catharsis following Donald Trump's Election Day victory
From TV shows and Eighties teen flicks to 'Shrek,' the most memorable needle-drops of the songwriter's back catalog
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In an unusually intimate interview, Cohen discussed surprising career evolution, revealed deep generosity