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Product Details

  • Release Date: 7/1/2008
  • Label: Columbia Europe
  • UPC: 886973127223
  • Catalog Number: 731272


Disc 1
  1. 1 Suzanne (3:50)
  2. 2 Master Song (5:58)
  3. 3 Winter Lady (2:17)
  4. 4 The Stranger Song (5:07)
  5. 5 Sisters of Mercy (3:36)
  6. 6 So Long, Marianne (5:40)
  7. 7 Hey, That's No Way to Say Goodbye (2:57)
  8. 8 Stories of the Street (4:37)
  9. 9 Teachers (3:02)
  10. 10 One of Us Cannot Be Wrong (4:27)
Disc 2
  1. 1 Dance Me to the End of Love (4:40)
  2. 2 Coming Back to You (3:35)
  3. 3 The Law (4:28)
  4. 4 Night Comes On (4:41)
  5. 5 Hallelujah (4:39)
  6. 6 The Captain (4:10)
  7. 7 Hunter's Lullaby (2:26)
  8. 8 Heart with No Companion (3:04)
  9. 9 If It Be Your Will (3:44)
Disc 3
  1. 1 First We Take Manhattan (6:01)
  2. 2 Ain't No Cure for Love (4:51)
  3. 3 Everybody Knows (5:36)
  4. 4 I'm Your Man (4:26)
  5. 5 Take This Waltz (6:00)
  6. 6 Jazz Police (3:53)
  7. 7 I Can't Forget (4:32)
  8. 8 Tower of Song (5:39)
Disc 4
  1. 1 The Future (6:43)
  2. 2 Waiting for the Miracle (7:42)
  3. 3 Be for Real (4:32)
  4. 4 Closing Time (6:00)
  5. 5 Anthem (6:09)
  6. 6 Democracy (7:14)
  7. 7 Light as the Breeze (7:16)
  8. 8 Always (8:04)
  9. 9 Tacoma Trailer (5:58)
Disc 5
  1. 1 In My Secret Life (4:55)
  2. 2 A Thousand Kisses Deep (6:29)
  3. 3 That Don't Make It Junk (4:28)
  4. 4 Here It Is (4:18)
  5. 5 Love Itself (5:26)
  6. 6 By the Rivers Dark (5:20)
  7. 7 Alexandra Leaving (5:25)
  8. 8 You Have Loved Enough (5:41)
  9. 9 Boogie Street (6:04)
  10. 10 The Land of Plenty (4:36)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Leonard Cohen Primary Artist, Guitar, Piano, Violin, Keyboards, Vocals
Jennifer Warnes Vocals, Background Vocals, Track Performer, Vocal Ad-Libs
John Bilezikjian Oud
Bruce Dukov Strings
Sid Page Strings
Tony Warren Background Vocals
Edna Wright Background Vocals
Sneaky Pete Kleinow Steel Guitar
Cynthia Bass Choir, Chorus
Richard Beaudet Saxophone
Tom Brechtlein Drums
Lenny Castro Percussion, Tambourine
Julie Christensen Background Vocals, Choir, Chorus
Ronald Clark Strings
Larry Cohen Keyboards
Vinnie Colaiuta Drums
Larry Corbett Strings
Jim Cox Piano
Steve Croes Synclavier
John Crowder Bass, Background Vocals
LaVan Davis Choir, Chorus
Joel Derouin Strings
Erin Dickens Background Vocals
Brenda Lee Eager Choir, Chorus
Aladrain Elmore Choir, Chorus
Chrissy Faith Background Vocals
Brandon Fields Tenor Saxophone
James Gadson Drums
Berj Garabedian Strings
Ron Getman Harmonica, Background Vocals
Bill Ginn Synclavier, Track Performer
Bob Glaub Bass
Yoav Goren Track Performer
Ed Greene Drums
Lani Groves Background Vocals
Dennis Herring Electric Guitar
Paul Jackson Jr. Guitar
Jean Johnson Background Vocals
Jude Johnstone Vocals
Raven Kane Choir, Chorus
Randy Kerber Keyboards
Peter Kisilenko Bass
Yvonne Lewis Background Vocals
Steve Lindsey Organ, Keyboards, Mellotron, Wurlitzer
John Lissauer Piano, Background Vocals
Steve Meador Drums
Bob Metzger Acoustic Guitar, Guitar, Pedal Steel Guitar, Electric Guitar
Merle Miller Background Vocals
Dean Parks Acoustic Guitar, Guitar, Mandolin, Weissenborn
Greg Phillinganes Piano
Lon Price Tenor Saxophone
Lee Sklar Bass
Greg "Frosty" Smith Baritone Saxophone
Anjani Vocals, Background Vocals
Lee Thornburg Trombone, Trumpet
Carmen Twillie Choir, Chorus
Maxine Willard Waters Choir, Chorus
Oren Waters Choir, Chorus
Perla Batalla Background Vocals, Choir, Chorus
Bob Furgo Violin
Thomas Tally Strings
Elisabeth Valletti Vocals
Lashanna Dendy Choir, Chorus
Suzie Katayama Strings
Freddie "Ready Freddie" Washington Bass
Gigi Bailey Choir, Chorus
Sonya Griffin Choir, Chorus
Mayel Assouly Vocals
Patricia Finnie Choir, Chorus
Raffi Hakopian Violin
Nysa Larry Choir, Chorus
Jeff Fisher Keyboards
Jimmy Frazier Choir, Chorus
Peggy Blue Background Vocals
Julie Waters Choir, Chorus
David Paul Campbell Strings
John Barnes Synthesizer Bass
Donald Ferrone Strings
Technical Credits
Leonard Cohen Arranger, Composer, Programming, Producer
Irving Berlin Composer
Frederick Knight Composer
Jennifer Warnes Vocal Arrangements
Tom Winslow Engineer
Airiq Anest Engineer
Roscoe Beck Arranger, Producer
Ray Blair Engineer
Rebecca de Mornay Arranger, Producer
Enrico DePaoli Engineer
Fran├žois Deschamps Engineer
Bill Ginn Programming, Producer
Bob Glaub Introduction
Yoav Goren Arranger, Programming, Producer
Mark Guilbeault Engineer
Richard Kaplan Engineer
Steve Lindsey Arranger, Producer
John Lissauer Arranger, Producer
Charles Paakkari Engineer
Duane Seykora Engineer
Talley Sherwood Engineer
David Shoeber Engineer
Ian Terry Engineer
Lee Thornburg Horn Arrangements
Leanne Ungar Producer, Engineer
Billy Youdelman Engineer
Ben Wallach Engineer
Kevin Beauchamp Engineer
Chad Blinman Engineer
Jo Smith Engineer
Rob Hart Engineer
Michael Petit Cover Design
Roger Guerin Engineer
David Paul Campbell Vocal Arrangements, String Arrangements, Choir Arrangement, String Conductor, Vocal Conductor
Sharon Robinson Composer, Producer
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