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Cohen was inducted into the canadian music hall of fame, the canadian songwriters hall of fame, and the rock and roll hall of fame. Leonard cohen was a canadian singer, songwriter, and novelist remembered for his literary works and his musical creations alike. Sep 21, 2017 before he was an acclaimed musician, leonard cohenwho died november 7 at age 82was a successful poet and novelist in canada. Beginning his career as a poet and novelist, he eventually ventured into music when he was in his thirties.
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