Leonard Cohen 'will still play Tel Aviv' after collapse

By Jessica Elgot, September 21, 2009
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Leonard Cohen

Leonard Cohen, who collapsed from suspected food poisoning, has left hospital to continue his tour in Spain.

The singer, 75, collapsed during a rendition of Bird on the Wire at a concert in Valencia and was rushed to hospital by ambulance.

He spent the night at the Hospital 9 de October but left hospital to continue his tour to Barcelona.

Mr Cohen is scheduled play a concert in Tel Aviv later this week, and his Israeli promoter has confirmed the show will go ahead.

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Last updated: 3:47pm, September 21 2009