Anthony Pidgeon/RedfernsLeonard Cohen, the influential singer and songwriter best-known for writing “Hallelujah,” has died. He was 82.

News of Cohen’s death was posted on his Facebook page:

It is with profound sorrow we report that legendary poet, songwriter and artist, Leonard Cohen has passed away. We have lost one of music’s most revered and prolific visionaries. A memorial will take place in Los Angeles at a later date. The family requests privacy during their time of grief.

In addition to “Hallelujah,” which has been covered by innumerable artists since its 1984 release, Cohen’s other best-known songs include “Suzanne,” “Bird on the Wire,” and “I’m Your Man.”

Cohen’s most recent album, You Want It Darker, was just released October 21.

No cause of death was given.

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