Leonard Cohen has passed away

The singer was 82


Leonard Cohen has passed away.

The artist is known for his songs like the hauntingly beautiful Hallelujah, Dance Me To The End Of Love and Bird On A Wire.

In his home in Los Angeles, the Canadian passed away peacefully aged 82.

Leonard Cohen performs at The O2

Music legend: Leonard passed away in his home in L.A. aged 82 | VIPIRELAND.COM

There will be a memorial held for the singer in Los Angeles.

“It is with profound sorrow we report that legendary poet, songwriter and artist, Leonard Cohen has passed away,” Leonard’s website read.

“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.”