Leonard Cohen died in his sleep after sustaining a fall during the night, it has been revealed.
In a statement released by his manager, Robert Kory, it said, “Leonard Cohen died during his sleep following a fall in the middle of the night on Nov. 7.
“The death was sudden, unexpected and peaceful.” The star passed away at his home in Los Angeles.
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News of the Canadian singer-songwriter’s death was only confirmed on Facebook days after he was laid to rest in Montreal alongside his parents.
“It is with profound sorrow we report that legendary poet, songwriter and artist, Leonard Cohen has passed away,” the message said.
A memorial for the legendary singer is set to take place in Los Angeles at some stage.