I'm Your Man is the eighth studio album by Leonard Cohen, released in 1988. The album marked Cohen's further move to a more modern sound, with many songs having a synth-oriented production. I'm Your Man was recorded in Los Angeles and Montreal and employed four producers: Roscoe Beck, Jean-Michel Reusser, Michel Robidoux, and Cohen himself.
Lyrics: If you want a boxer I will step into the ring for you And if you want a doctor I'll examine every inch of you If you want a driver, climb inside Or if you want to take me for a ride You know you can I'm your man" (C) 2014. Sony Music Entertainment.
The title song from his 1988 album and a staple in all Leonard Cohen concerts, I’m Your Man is also the title of the 2006 Leonard Cohen 2006 tribute film. The lyrics revolve around a single, simple theme, framed by the lines that begin and end the song. If you want a lover I’ll do anything you ask me to And if you want another kind of love I’ll wear a mask for you. He’s in love: anything his beloved wants him to be, he will be. "I’m Your Man" Track Info. Written By Leonard Cohen. Recorded At Studio Tempo, Montreal (Quebec) and Rock Steady, Los Angeles.
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In his book Leonard Cohen: A Remarkable Life, biographer Anthony Reynolds observes, .Although Cohen had earned a reputation among critics and some listeners for excessive gloominess, several tracks on the album displayed his wry sense of humor and playfulness, such as the lascivious title track and "I Can't Forget", which he cited in a BBC interview with John Archer after the album's release as an example of his simpler approach: "I had to.
As a soundtrack for Lian Lunson's film Leonard Cohen: I'm Your Man, Hal Willner's choices from the two overseas evenings of Came So Far for Beauty: An Evening of Leonard Cohen Songs recorded in Brighton and Sydney - the original was in Brooklyn - are exceptionally well done. The rest of this program, however, is utterly fine, beautiful, raw, and immediate.
I'm Your Man. Artist: Leonard Cohen. Album: Live In Dublin, 2014. I'm Your Man by Leonard Cohen. Album: I'm Your Man. Year: 1988.
Tracklist Hide Credits
|1||I'm Your Man
Producer – Leonard Cohen, Michel Robidoux
|2||Chelsea Hotel No. 2||3:04|
|3||Who By Fire||2:31|
- Phonographic Copyright (p) – CBS Records Inc.
- Copyright (c) – CBS Records Inc.
- Record Company – CBS Inc.
- Distributed By – CBS Records
- Distributed By – CBS Disques S.A.
- Glass Mastered At – DADC Austria
Notes3" disc with a 5" adapter in a card sleeve.
Track 1 taken from the CBS LP/MC/CD "I'm Your Man".
Tracks 2 & 3 taken from the CBS LP/MC/CD "Greatest Hits".
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Barcode: 5 099765 152227
- Matrix / Runout: CDCBS-651522 11 A3
- Matrix / Runout: BIEM STEMRA
- Label Code: LC 0149
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