Songwriter Leonard Cohen dies at age 82

Leonard Cohen attends a listening party for his new album "Popular Problems" on Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014 in New York. (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP)
Leonard Cohen attends a listening party for his new album "Popular Problems" on Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014 in New York. (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP)

LOS ANGELES (WCMH) – Singer, songwriter, poet and artist Leonard Cohen passed away Thursday at the age of 82.

Cohen’s record label confirmed his death Thursday night on his Facebook page.

A memorial will take place in Los Angeles at a later date.

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