Leonard Cohen “Leaving the Table” Music Video – Listen!
“Leaving the Table,” the posthumous video from Leonard Cohen’s fourteenth and final studio album, can be viewed below. The folk crooner released You Want It Darker on October 21, 2016, just 19 days before his death.
Due to Cohen’s multiple physical problems, You Want It Darker was recorded in the living room of his home in Mid-Wilshire, Los Angeles, with songs being sent via email to his musical collaborators.
In Canada, where Cohen was from, You Want It Darker was a #1 album, selling over 100,000 units by the year’s end. In the United States, he had his second top 10 album on the Billboard 200 with 25,000 units sold in the first week, 24,000 of which were traditional album sales. In the UK, the album debuted at #4, selling over 20,000 copies in its first week. It was his fifth top 10 album in the UK.