Iggy Pop Covers Leonard Cohen’s ‘You Want It Darker’

    Iggy Pop has shared his rendition of Leonard Cohen’s 2016 track ‘You Want It Darker’. It’s taken from the upcoming tribute album Here It Is: A Tribute to Leonard Cohen, which is out on October 14. It includes contributions from Norah Jones, James Taylor, Nathanial Rateliff, Peter Gabriel, Mavis Staples, Sarah McLachlan, and more. Listen to Pop’s take on ‘You Want It Darker’ below.

    ‘You Want It Darker’ appeared on Cohen’s final album, also titled You Want It Darker. “There’s nobody like Leonard,” Iggy Pop said in a statement. “Not in the whole world.”

    Konstantinos Pappis
    Konstantinos Pappis
    Konstantinos Pappis is a writer, journalist, and music editor at Our Culture. His work has also appeared in Pitchfork, GIGsoup, and other publications. He currently lives in Athens, Greece.

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