Rufus Wainwright has shared another long and heartfelt tribute to Leonard Cohen - describing him as 'untouchable' and 'superhuman'. Wainwright had a close relationship with Cohen, who was the grandfather of his daughter Viva after he had the child with Cohen's daughter Lorca, and is now raising with his husband Jörn Weisbrodt. Releasing famed covers of Cohen classics 'Hallelujah' and...
Rufus Wainwright has paid tribute to Leonard Cohen with an emotional written piece and a new cover of 'Hallelujah'. Wainwright has a familial connection to Cohen, who died aged 82 on Monday (November 7), after he fathered a child with Cohen's daughter Lorca in 2011. Wainwright also released a commercially-successful cover of Cohen's 'Hallelujah', which became popular after being featured...
The epic cover version was performed live in Toronto last month (June)
The star (minus her Machine) appears alongside the likes of Helena Bonham Carter and Carrie Fisher
US musician did go on to add that Cyrus is a 'pretty good singer'
The gigs will take place in March and April of 2014
Stunt was part of singer's "bacchanalian dance party" encore
Guests at the couple's Montauk wedding ceremony included Lou Reed, Yoko Ono and Antony Hegarty