Музикалното наследство на Leonard Cohen безспорно е огромно, тук бих искал да представя няколко кавъра на негови песни, изпълнени от другите големи. През годините негови песни са изпълнявани от R.E.M., The Cat Empire, Martin Gore (Depeche Mode), Nick Cave and The Bad Seeds, Johnny Cash, Tori Amos, Jarvis Cocker (Pulp), Sting with The Chieftains, James, Elton John, U2, Jeff Buckley… И няколко цитата:

“You moved in slow degrees/ A sudden memory/ You’re a Leonard Cohen song”

 –Better Than Ezra, “Under You”

“But I was caught, like a fleeting thought/ Stuck inside Leonard Cohen’s mind”

–Mercury Rev, “A Drop In Time”

“Give me a Leonard Cohen afterworld/ So I can sigh eternally”

–Nirvana, “Pennyroyal Tea”

R.E.M. – First We Take Manhattan

The Cat Empire – Lover Lover Lover

Martin Gore (Depeche Mode) – Coming Back To You

Nick Cave and The Bad Seeds – Avalanche

Johnny Cash – Bird On A Wire:

Tori Amos – Famous Blue Raincoat

Jarvis Cocker (Pulp) – I Can’t Forget

Sting with The Chieftains – Sisters of Mercy

James – So Long, Marianne

Elton John – I’m Your Man

Leonard Cohen & U2 – Tower Of Song

Jeff Buckley – Hallelujah