The author of famous song “Hallelujah”, Leonard Cohen, has announced the release of his new album “You Want It Darker” – it is an extension of the album issued in 2014 “Popular Problems”. The album was produced by a son of Leonard, Adam Cohen.
— Consequence of Sound (@coslive) August 12, 2016
The 82-year-old singer did not reveal the exact date of the official release. We only know that the album will be released this fall and will consist of nine tracks.
“As Leonard’s record company for over five decades, Sony Music is proud to be associated with this remarkable achievement.This great artist continues to astonish us. Uncompromising and urgent, YOU WANT IT DARKER is the latest chapter in Leonard’s significant contribution to contemporary music and thought.”
Earlier this year, Cohen has released a live album «Can not Forget: A Souvenir of the Grand Tour».
You Want it Darker tracklist:
1. You Want It Darker
3. On the Level
4. Leaving the Table
5. If I Didn’t Have Your Love
6. Traveling Light
7. It Seemed the Better Way
8. Steer Your Way
9. String Reprise/ Treaty