Will Jennings

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Will Jennings
Born (1944-06-27) June 27, 1944 (age 74)
Kilgore, Texas, United States
NationalityAmerican
EducationStephen F. Austin State University
OccupationSongwriter
Known for"My Heart Will Go On"; "Tears in Heaven"; "Looks Like We Made It"

Wilbur H. "Will" Jennings (born June 27, 1944 in Kilgore, Texas, United States) is an American songwriter. He is known for writing the lyrics for "My Heart Will Go On". The recording was used as the theme for movie Titanic (1997). He has been included into the Songwriter's Hall of Fame. He also won several awards including three Grammy Awards, two Golden Globe Awards, and two Academy Awards.[1]

Awards[change | change source]

Jennings has received awards for writing lyrics to the following songs:

Academy Award for Best Original Song
Grammy Award for Song of the Year
Golden Globe Award for Best Original Song – Motion Picture
  • "Tears In Heaven" from the movie Rush
Grammy Award for Song of the Year
Golden Globe Award for Best Original Song
Academy Award for Best Original Song
BAFTA Film Awards for Best Original Song
Golden Globe Award for Best Original Song

References[change | change source]

  1. "Will Jennings". IMDb.

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