Wilbur Jennings (born in 1944 in the Texas town of Kilgore) is an author, songwriter and performer.
He has written or co-written many contributions for artists such as BB King, Joe Cocker, Eric Clapton, Whitney Houston, Linda Ronstadt, Celine Dion and others.
He received an Academy Award and a Golden Globe in 1997 for the lyrics of the song My Heart Will Go On for James Cameron's Titanic.
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The end of 2017 was marked by the expanded editions of Troy (2CD) and Titanic (4CD). After the three interviews with James Horner, who plunged us into the heart of the score composed for James Cameron’s film, we publish the words of Titanic’s two voices: Sissel and Céline Dion. DtD) Dear Sissel, could you first explain to our subscribers your musical background, your career in Norway ? SK) I’d been singing in choirs. That's the only musical background I have. I sang in a children choir. That was a choir that sang all kinds of music. I started there when I was
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