The Best of Leonard Cohen is a greatest hits album by Leonard Cohen, released in 1975. In some European countries, it was released under the title Greatest Hits. This alternative title was used for the original vinyl release and for CD reissues from the 1980s onwards.
What are the best albums by Leonard Cohen? BestEverAlbums. com brings together thousands of 'greatest ever album' charts and calculates an overall ranking. Leonard Cohen is ranked number 104 in the overall artist rankings with a total rank score of 34,229. Members who like this artist also like: The Velvet Underground, David Bowie and Bob Dylan. Leonard Cohen Various Positions EX 1984 Holland vinyl lp Hallelujah Condition: Used. Time left: 9m 13s. Ships to: Worldwide
Album · 1975 · 12 Songs. But Cohen throws curveballs with the dense and allusive "Last Year's Man" and the atmospheric French Resistance anthem "The Partisan. The Best of Leonard Cohen Leonard Cohen. Listen on Apple Music. The sexy, saturnine Canadian singer/songwriter chose the dozen songs on this 1975 collection himself, from his first four albums.
Leonard Cohen's new LP You Want It Darker is probably one of the best albums ever released by a person over the age of 80. It's just part of his astounding career renaissance that began when he returned to the road in 2008 for a stunning tour that lasted five years. Not a lot of people were focused on Leonard Cohen in 2001. He'd pretty much vanished from the public eye following his 1993 tour in support of The Future. Death of a Ladies Man is really the black swan of the Leonard Cohen catalog. It's the album where he had the least creative control and the one he recorded at the height of his debauchery. Sprinkle in a perpetually-drunk Phil Spector (often wielding a gun) recording him in insane late night sessions and you've got one nutty outlier of an album.
The Best of Leonard Cohen samples 12 of the many highlights from the singer's first four studio LPs. With a heavy emphasis on the debut Songs of Leonard Cohen and its follow-up Songs From a Room, the set includes such masterpieces as "Suzanne," "So Long, Marianne" and "Bird on the Wire," as well as later efforts including "Chelsea Hotel" and "Famous Blue Raincoat.
|A2||Sisters Of Mercy||3:35|
|A3||So Long, Marianne||5:39|
|A4||Bird On The Wire||3:25|
|B1||Hey, That's No Way To Say Goodbye||2:56|
|B2||Famous Blue Raincoat||5:06|
|B3||Last Year's Man||5:58|
|B4||Chelsea Hotel No. 2||3:05|
|B5||Who By Fire||2:33|
|B6||Take This Longing||4:06|
|PC 34077||Leonard Cohen||The Best Of (LP, Comp)||Columbia||PC 34077||US||1975|
|none||Leonard Cohen||The Best Of (Cass, Comp, Unofficial)||Stebo||none||Poland||Unknown|
|COL 40-32644, 40-32644||Leonard Cohen||Greatest Hits (Cass, Comp, RE)||Columbia, Columbia||COL 40-32644, 40-32644||Europe||Unknown|
|PCT 34077, PCT34077||Leonard Cohen||The Best Of Leonard Cohen (Cass, Comp)||Columbia, Columbia||PCT 34077, PCT34077||US||1975|
|40-32644||Leonard Cohen||Greatest Hits (Cass, Comp)||CBS||40-32644||UK||Unknown|