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Marc Cohn


Grammy Award-winning folk rocker most widely known for the tune Jogging in Memphis from 1991. He went to Oberlin University. He was motivated by Truck Morrison, Joni Mitchell, Jackson Browne, and Paul Simon developing up. He earned a Grammy Prize for Greatest New Musician in 1991. He wedded . The couple got two sons jointly. He fulfilled his wife through Andre Agassi.

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Full Name Marc Cohn
Date Of Birth July 5, 1959
Place Of Birth Cleveland, OH
Profession Folk Singer
Education Beachwood High School, Oberlin College
Nationality American
Spouse Elizabeth Vargas
Children Emily Cohn, Max Cohn, Samuel Wyatt Cohn, Zachary Raphael Cohn
Awards Grammy Award for Best New Artist
Nominations Grammy Award for Song of the Year, Grammy Award for Best Male Pop Vocal Performance, American Music Award for Favorite Adult Contemporary New Artist
Star Sign Cancer

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1(August 20, 2014) Filed for divorce from his wife of 12 years Elizabeth Vargas last year.
2Recovered after receiving a gun shot wound to the temple, a wound he received from a car jack attempt. His attacker was arrested & is charged with attempted murder, & attempted robbery. [August 2005]
3Son Samuel Wyatt Cohn was born August 16th, 2006 he weighed in at 7 lbs, 9 oz
47 August 2005: Was shot in the head during an attempted carjacking after a concert in Denver, Colorado. Both Cohn and his manager Thomas Dube, who was also grazed by the bullet, were treated and released the next day.
5Marc and his wife, Elizabeth Vargas, had a son, Zachary Raphael Cohn', weighing 7lb 13oz on January 31, 2003.



Tree Man2016Documentary performer: "The Coldest Corner of the World" / writer: "The Coldest Corner of the World"
One Hit WonderlandTV Series documentary performer - 1 episode, 2014 writer - 1 episode, 2014
The Voice2013TV Series writer - 1 episode
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno2013TV Series writer - 1 episode
Voice - Danmarks største stemme2011TV Series writer - 1 episode
Idols2008TV Series writer - 1 episode
Idols2002-2007TV Series writer - 2 episodes
Reign Over Me2007performer: "You're a Shadow" / writer: "You're a Shadow"
Canadian Idol2005-2006TV Series writer - 2 episodes
House M.D.2006TV Series performer - 1 episode
Idool 20042004TV Series writer - 2 episodes
The X Factor2004TV Series writer - 1 episode
The Prince and Me2004"Man of the World" / performer: "I Hope That I Don't Fall in Love with You", "Man of the World"
American Idol2004TV Series writer - 1 episode
Pop Idol2001-2003TV Series writer - 2 episodes
Idol - Jakten på en superstjerne2003TV Series writer - 1 episode
Idol2002TV Series writer - 1 episode
Message in a Bottle1999performer: "Fallen Angels" / producer: "Fallen Angels" / writer: "Fallen Angels"
Mystery Science Theater 30001992-1998TV Series writer - 4 episodes
Finding Graceland1998performer: "Walking In Memphis" / writer: "Walking In Memphis"
Dawson's Creek1998TV Series performer - 1 episode
The X-Files1997TV Series writer - 1 episode
Stars in Their Eyes1997TV Series writer - 1 episode
Die Harald Schmidt Show1995TV Series writer - 1 episode
Top of the Pops1995TV Series writer - 2 episodes



Devolution2010Documentary short thanks



America's Got Talent2008TV Series
The View2007TV SeriesHimself
Sidewalks Entertainment2007TV SeriesHimself (Guest)
Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show2007TV SeriesHimself
Larry King Live2005TV SeriesHimself
20/202005TV Series documentaryHimself
The Rosie O'Donnell Show1998TV SeriesHimself
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno1993TV SeriesHimself
ABC in Concert1993TV Series documentaryHimself
Austin City Limits1993TV Series documentary
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson1992TV SeriesHerself - Musical Guest
The 34th Annual Grammy Awards1992TV SpecialHimself
Wogan1991TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Late Night with David Letterman1991TV SeriesHimself - Musical Guest

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