Artists React to Leonard Cohen’s Death

By Radio.com Staff 

For most of his career, Leonard Cohen was an artist’s artist: he wasn’t much of a celebrity, but he influenced scores of musicians. Over the years, he’s been covered by, among others, Elton John, Johnny Cash, Aaron Neville, Peter Gabriel, Sting, Willie Nelson, Tori Amos, the Pixies, R.E.M., Don Henley, Trisha Yearwood and Billy Joel.

Related: Leonard Cohen Dies at 82

“Hallelujah” is an iconic song that has been covered by Jeff Buckley,Bono, Justin Timberlake and probably hundreds of American Idol hopefuls. So, after the news of his death circulated on Thursday night (November 10), it’s no surprise that artists took to social media to express their condolences, sorry, and most of all, respect.

Leonard Cohen R.I.P. 2016 now officially one of the saddest years.

A photo posted by Sean Ono Lennon (@sean_ono_lennon) on

Leonard Cohen RIP

A photo posted by Slash (@slash) on

Post Author: jay.tilles.

Comments

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From Sunny 103.1 FM – Today's Hits and Yesterday's Favorites! – Coachella Valley

Listen to Radio.com Anywhere, Anytime
play.it Podcast Network
Dr. Gupta: A Better Life

Listen Live