Leonard was a Canadian singer, songwriter, musician and poet. His work mostly explored religion, politics and personal relationships. He was inducted into both the Canadian Music Hall of Fame and the Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame as well as the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
He is known for many timeless classics, most of which have been covered by many artists, such as “Hallelujah”, “Suzanne”, “Everybody Knows” and “I’m Your Man”.
Leonard died in Los Angeles of cancer on November 7, 2016 at the age of 82.
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