Leonard Cohen ‎– The Essential Leonard Cohen

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A1 Suzanne
Producer – John SimonWritten-By – L. Cohen*
A2 The Stranger Song
Producer – John SimonWritten-By – L. Cohen*
A3 Sisters Of Mercy
Producer – John SimonWritten-By – L. Cohen*
A4 Hey, That's No Way To Say Goodbye
Producer – John SimonWritten-By – L. Cohen*
A5 So Long, Marianne
Producer – John SimonWritten-By – L. Cohen*
A6 Bird On A Wire
Producer – Bob JohnstonWritten-By – L. Cohen*
A7 The Partisan
Producer – Bob JohnstonWritten-By – A. Marly*, H. Zaret*
A8 Famous Blue Raincoat
Producer – Bob JohnstonWritten-By – L. Cohen*
A9 Chelsea Hotel #2
Producer – John LissauerWritten-By – L. Cohen*
A10 Take This Longing
Producer – John LissauerWritten-By – L. Cohen*
B1 Who By Fire
Producer – John LissauerWritten-By – L. Cohen*
B2 The Guests
Producer – Henry Lewy, Leonard CohenWritten-By – L. Cohen*
B3 Hallelujah
Producer – John LissauerWritten-By – L. Cohen*
B4 If It Be Your Will
Producer – John LissauerWritten-By – L. Cohen*
B5 Night Comes On
Producer – John LissauerWritten-By – L. Cohen*
B6 I'm Your Man
Producer – Leonard Cohen, Michel RobidouxWritten-By – L. Cohen*
B7 Everybody Knows
Producer – Leonard Cohen, Michel RobidouxWritten-By – L. Cohen*, S. Robinson*
B8 Tower Of Song
Producer – Leonard CohenWritten-By – L. Cohen*
C1 Ain't No Cure For Love
Producer – Leonard Cohen, Roscoe BeckWritten-By – L. Cohen*
C2 Take This Waltz
Producer – Leonard Cohen, Roscoe BeckWritten-By – Federico Garcia Lorca*, L. Cohen*
C3 First We Take Manhattan
Producer – Leonard CohenWritten-By – L. Cohen*
C4 Dance Me To The End Of Love (Live)
Producer – Bob Metzger, Leanne UngarWritten-By – L. Cohen*
C5 The Future
Producer – Leonard CohenWritten-By – L. Cohen*
C6 Democracy
Producer – Leonard CohenProducer [Additional Production] – Steve Lindsay*Written-By – L. Cohen*
C7 Waiting For The Miracle
Producer – Leonard Cohen, Yoav GorenWritten-By – L. Cohen*, S. Robinson*
D1 Closing Time
Producer – Leanne Ungar, Leonard CohenWritten-By – L. Cohen*
D2 Anthem
Producer – Leonard Cohen, Rebecca De MornayWritten-By – L. Cohen*
D3 In My Secret Life
Producer – Sharon RobinsonWritten-By – L. Cohen*, S. Robinson*
D4 Alexandra Leaving
Producer – Sharon RobinsonWritten-By – L. Cohen*, S. Robinson*
D5 A Thousand Kisses Deep
Producer – Sharon RobinsonWritten-By – L. Cohen*, S. Robinson*
D6 Love Itself
Producer – Sharon RobinsonWritten-By – L. Cohen*, S. Robinson*

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Mastered at Gateway Mastering & DVD, Portland, ME.

Tracks A1 to A5 recorded in 1967.
Tracks A6 & A7 recorded in 1968.
Track A8 recorded in 1970.
Tracks A9 to B1 recorded in 1974.
Track B2 recorded in 1979.
Tracks B3 to B5 recorded in 1984.
Tracks B6 to C3 recorded in 1988.
Track C4 recorded in 1993.
Tracks C5 to D2 recorded in 1992.
Tracks D3 to D6 recorded in 2001.

© 2002 Sony Music Entertainment Inc./℗ 1986 Sony Music Entertainment (Holland) BV, 1992 Sony Music (Canada) Inc., originally released 1967, 1969, 1970, ℗ 1974, 1979, 1984, 1988, 1994, 2001, 2002 Sony Music Entertainment Inc.

Manufactured by Columbia Records (on J-card)
Manufactured in Poland by TAKT (on cassette shields)

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 5 099749 799547
  • Barcode (String): 5099749799547
  • Rights Society: BIEM/ZAIKS

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Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
COL 497995 2, 497995 2, 4979952000 Leonard Cohen The Essential Leonard Cohen(2xCD, Comp) Columbia, Columbia, Columbia COL 497995 2, 497995 2, 4979952000 Europe 2002 Sell This Version
88697 30996 2 Leonard Cohen The Essential Leonard Cohen(3xCD, Comp, Ltd) Columbia, Legacy 88697 30996 2 Australia 2008 Sell This Version
CTV2K 86884 Leonard Cohen The Essential Leonard Cohen(2xCD, Comp, Club) Columbia CTV2K 86884 Canada 2002 Sell This Version
TV2K 86884 Leonard Cohen The Essential Leonard Cohen(2xCD, Comp) Columbia TV2K 86884 Canada 2002 Sell This Version
88883771862 Leonard Cohen The Essential Leonard Cohen(2xCD, Comp, RE) Columbia, Legacy, Sony Music 88883771862 Poland 2013 Sell This Version

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