His first album, Songs of Leonard Cohen (1967), was followed by three more albums of folk music: Songs from a Room (1969), Songs of Love and Hate (1971) and New Skin for the Old Ceremony (1974).
His 1977 record Death of a Ladies' Man was co-written and produced by Phil Spector, which was a move away from Cohen's previous minimalist sound.
See more » The opening sequence of the first season featured Kerry, Kate, Bridget and Paul each looking at Bridget's or Kerry's new date one at a time (the scene is viewed from the latter's perspective), the camera panning down to the doormat with the show's title, and finally Rory taunting the date. I honestly couldn't believe I just watched a sitcom.
Rory's taunt changed in every opening sequence (although they were often repeated between non-consecutive episodes). One night I was sitting by the TV with, actually a coke in my hand. Over the next few months I was hooked into my couch on Saturday nights at 7.30.
In 2011, Cohen received one of the Prince of Asturias Awards for literature and the ninth Glenn Gould Prize.
Cohen pursued a career as a poet and novelist during the 1950s and early 1960s; he did not launch a music career until 1967, at the age of 33.
Cohen was inducted into the Canadian Music Hall of Fame, the Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame, and the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
He was a Companion of the Order of Canada, the nation's highest civilian honor.
Just over 22.1 million people, two-thirds of Canada's population, reported an affiliation with a Christian religion.
Roman Catholics were by far the largest Christian group, with 12,728,900 individuals.
In several episodes, characters drink "Safeway Select" colas.
The Safeway Brands are only available in Safeway Company Stores in the Western US and Canada, in and around the Chicagoland area and at some select convenience stores in the Eastern US. No Safeway Company Stores exist in or around Detroit. I started to watch this show even if the background laughing did annoy me.
The Statistics Canada 2011 National Household Survey showed that over 1 million individuals identified as Muslim, representing 3.2 per cent of the nation’s total population.