Leonard Cohen Chelsea Hotel

leonard cohen chelsea hotel

leonard cohen chelsea hotel

Chelsea Hotel No.2, yes, but is there a Chelsea Hotel No.1? The answer is No, at least where Cohen's 'official' records are concerned. The answer is No, at least where Cohen's 'official' records are concerned.

This song references a sexual encounter Leonard Cohen had with singer Janis Joplin in New York’s Chelsea Hotel.. In his own words: I wrote this for an American singer who died a while ago.

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Leonard Cohen - Chelsea Hotel #2 (live performance 1985) - Duration: 6:10. messalina79 312,482 views. 6:10. Leonard Cohen - You Want It Darker (Audio) - Duration: 4:47.

General CommentChelsea Hotel is a hotel in New York City often frequented by musicians, artist and writers (also the place where Nancy Spungen was allegedly murdered by Sid Vicious). The lyrics are about Leonard's sexual encounter with Janis Joplin at the hotel.

The Chelsea Hotel in New York city is where Cohen lived when he wasn't at his home in Montreal or his cottage on the Greek Island of Hydra. He chose the Chelsea because he heard he would meet people with a similar artistic bent, which he did.

Lyrics to "Chelsea Hotel #2" song by Leonard Cohen: I remember you well in the Chelsea Hotel, you were talking so brave and so sweet, giving me head o...

"Chelsea Hotel No. 2", a song from the 1974 Leonard Cohen album New Skin for the Old Ceremony Chelsea Hotel , a book of photographs by Claudio Edinger , published in 1983 Chelsea Hotel, Toronto

Leonard Cohen, who lived in room 424, and Janis Joplin, in room 411, had an affair there in 1968, and Cohen later wrote two songs about it, "Chelsea Hotel" and "Chelsea Hotel #2". Jobriath spent his last years in the pyramid-topped apartment on the Chelsea's rooftop where he died from AIDS in August 1983.

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