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Encyclopedia > Marc Cohn
Marc Cohn live in Saratoga
Marc Cohn live in Saratoga

Marc Cohn (born July 5, 1959 in Cleveland, Ohio) is an American singer-songwriter, best known for his song "Walking in Memphis" from his eponymous 1991 album Marc Cohn. He has issued two other studio albums to date, The Rainy Season (1993) and Burning the Daze (1998), both on Atlantic Records. A self-released live compilation, Live 04-05, (2005) is being sold at concerts on his current tour. Image File history File linksMetadata Download high-resolution version (1202x1208, 307 KB) Marc Cohn at a concert in Saratoga Source:http://flickr. ... Image File history File linksMetadata Download high-resolution version (1202x1208, 307 KB) Marc Cohn at a concert in Saratoga Source:http://flickr. ... July 5 is the 186th day of the year (187th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 179 days remaining. ... 1959 (MCMLIX) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Wikipedia does not yet have an article with this exact name. ... Official language(s) None Capital Columbus Largest city Columbus Largest metro area Cleveland Area  Ranked 34th  - Total 44,825 sq mi (116,096 km²)  - Width 220 miles (355 km)  - Length 220 miles (355 km)  - % water 8. ... Ercole de Roberti: Concert, c. ... A songwriter is someone who writes the lyrics to songs, the musical composition or melody to songs, or both. ... Walking In Memphis is a song by American singer-songwriter Marc Cohn from his self-titled 1991 album Marc Cohn. ... 1991 (MCMXCI) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Marc Cohn is the self-titled debut album by American singer/songwriter Marc Cohn, released in 1991 (see 1991 in music). ... 1993 (MCMXCIII) was a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar and marked the Beginning of the International Decade to Combat Racism and Racial Discrimination (1993-2003). ... 1998 (MCMXCVIII) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International Year of the Ocean. ... Atlantic Records (Atlantic Recording Corporation) is an American record label that operates as a wholly owned subsidiary of Warner Music Group. ... 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


He won the Grammy Award for Best New Artist in 1992. Grammy Award statuette The Grammy Awards, presented by the Recording Academy (an association of Americans professionally involved in the recorded music industry) for outstanding achievements in the recording industry, is one of four major music awards shows held annually in the United States (the Billboard Music Awards, the American Music...


On August 7, 2005, Cohn was shot in the head during an attempted carjacking, following a concert with Suzanne Vega in Denver, Colorado. 1. He was hospitalized and released the next day. His remaining concerts on the tour were cancelled. [1] August 7 is the 219th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (220th in leap years), with 146 days remaining. ... 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... A Carjacking scene from the film Reservoir Dogs. ... Suzanne Vega Suzanne Nadine Vega (born July 11, 1959) is an American songwriter and singer known for her poetic lyrics and eclectic folk-inspired music. ... This article refers to the state capital of Colorado. ... Official language(s) English Capital Denver Largest city Denver Area  Ranked 8th  - Total 104,185 sq mi (269,837 km²)  - Width 280 miles (451 km)  - Length 380 miles (612 km)  - % water 0. ...


He is the most famous graduate of Beachwood High School in Beachwood, Ohio, a Cleveland suburb. He attended Oberlin College. Cohn is married to ABC News journalist Elizabeth Vargas whom he met at the 1999 US Open after being introduced by Andre Agassi. They have two sons; three year old Zachary Raphael, who was born on January 31, 2003 and Samuel Wyatt, who was born on August 16, 2006. He has two children from a previous marriage. Beachwood High School is a public high school located in Beachwood, Ohio, east of Cleveland, Ohio. ... Beachwood is a city in Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States. ... Oberlin College is a small, selective liberal arts college in Oberlin, Ohio, in the United States. ... This article is about the American news organization. ... Elizabeth Vargas Elizabeth Vargas (born September 6, 1962 in Paterson, New Jersey) is a television journalist, currently co-anchor of ABCs television newsmagazine 20/20 and anchor of ABC News Specials. ... January 31 is the 31st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... 2003 (MMIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... August 16 is the 228th day of the year (229th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... 2006 (MMVI) is a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


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Marc Cohn - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (199 words)
Marc Cohn (born July 5, 1959 in Cleveland, Ohio) is a Jewish American singer-songwriter, best known for his song "Walking In Memphis" from his self-titled 1991 album Marc Cohn.
On August 7, 2005, Cohn was shot in the head during an attempted carjacking, following a concert with Suzanne Vega in Denver, Colorado.
Cohn is married to ABC News journalist Elizabeth Vargas.
VH1.com : Marc Cohn : Biography (410 words)
All the while, Cohn learned to play guitar and was dabbling with the craft of songwriting since the cover band played everything but the kind of songs he loved so dearly.
Cohn made yet another move -- this time to New York to be with his fiancée and he then formed the Supreme Court, a 14-piece band complete with horn section.
Cohn was quiet for several years until 1998 with the release of Burning the Daze.
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