Posts Tagged ‘Leonard Cohen’

Leonard Cohen donates Glenn Gould Prize of $50,000 to Canada Council

Tweet At a star-studded gala in his honour, Leonard Cohen, the Ninth Laureate of The Glenn Gould Prize, donated his $50,000 award to the Canada Council for the Arts. The capacity crowd at Toronto’s Massey Hall burst into thunderous applause when Mr. Cohen presented the donation to Joseph L. Rotman, Canada Council Chair. “Thank you [...]

Leonard Cohen’s New Album Old Ideas Debuts Top of the Charts and is Certified Platinum in Canada

Tweet Old Ideas Receives Unprecedented Worldwide Acclaim and Debuts in a Top Five Position on Charts in 26 Countries. Cohen’s New Studio Album Is the Highest Charting Album of His Career. Leonard Cohen’s Old Ideas debuts #1 on Nielsen SoundScan’s Top Album Chart (his first in the SoundScan era) and has been certified Platinum in [...]

Leonard Cohen To Release New Album – OLD IDEAS – On Columbia Records On Jan. 31, 2012

Tweet LAUDED POET’S FIRST STUDIO ALBUM IN EIGHT YEARS IS LATEST IN AN ESTEEMED CAREER SPANNING SIX DECADES an album by Leonard Cohen, will be released by Columbia Records on January 31, 2012. The album’s ten songs poetically address some of the most profound quandaries of human existence – the relationship to a transcendent being, [...]