“This is a boyfriend who is revered all over the world. Also, imagine the restaurants you could get into!” Leonard Cohen Receives Honorable Mention On 2014 “The 12 Most Eligible Bachelors In Canadian Music”

The 12 most eligible bachelors in Canadian music by Lana Gay (CBC: May 14, 2014 – No longer online) bestows only an “honorary mention” – #13 on a list of “the 12 most eligible bachelors in Canadian music” – on Leonard Cohen, not because he’s too old but because “it’s tough to get the goods on whether or not this 79-year-old is truly single.” The pertinent passage follows:

Leonard Cohen

This list wouldn’t be complete without an honorary mention of Canada’s legendary bachelor, Leonard Cohen. He is not yet 80, so don’t call him old. It’s tough to get the goods on whether or not this 79-year-old is truly single. So on the off chance he is — and you’re looking — why not consider a man with a life full of stories from around the world and across generations? Within Mr. Cohen is a firm sense of self, a sensuous writer and lover, and a torrent of passion that will stay with him until he’s gone. This is a boyfriend who is revered all over the world. Also, imagine the restaurants you could get into!

The other twelve bachelors named follow:

  • Matt Mays
  • Buck 65
  • Rich Aucoin
  • Drake
  • Trevor Anderson
  • Loel Campbell
  • K-os
  • Justin Bieber
  • Corb Lund
  • Rolf Klausener
  • Dave Hurlow

Originally posted May 16, 2014 at DrHGuy.com, a predecessor of Cohencentric.

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