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Leonard Cohen, one of the best singer/songwriters celebrates his 70th birthday today. Come late October, he will release a new album, Dear Heather, adding it to an impressive discography. He is an inspiration to a wide array of musicians and artists, including Johnny Cash, Bob Dylan, Nick Cave, R.E.M., Tori Amos, Nirvana, Jeff Buckley, Trent Reznor and Nina Simone among many others, resulting in over 900 covers of his songs.
Happy birthday Mr. Cohen.
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