Will Jennings facts for kids
|Born||June 27, 1944
Kilgore, Texas, United States
|Education||Stephen F. Austin State University|
|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.
Jennings has received awards for writing lyrics to the following songs:
- "Tears In Heaven" from the movie Rush
- "Up Where We Belong" from the movie An Officer and a Gentleman
- Academy Award for Best Original Song
- BAFTA Film Awards for Best Original Song
- Golden Globe Award for Best Original Song
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