Leonard Cohen's greatest song lyrics

The term '˜legend' is bandied about too often, but how else is one to describe Leonard Cohen?

By The Newsroom
Friday, 11th November 2016, 10:58 am
Updated Wednesday, 16th November 2016, 3:22 pm

The baritone-voiced Canadian, who has died at the age of 82, was one of the greatest songwriters and poets of our time.

In tribute to the peerless songwriter, we’ve selected eight of his best lyrics.

Known for his darkly humourous lyrics and gruff vocals, he also showed that he was also capable of writing an unlikely chart smash.