Awards

Academy Awards, USA

1987 Won
Oscar
Best Music, Original Song
Top Gun (1986)
Shared with:
For the song "Take My Breath Away".
1984 Won
Oscar
Best Music, Original Song
Flashdance (1983)
Shared with:
For the song "Flashdance...What a Feeling".
1979 Won
Oscar
Best Music, Original Score
Midnight Express (1978)

Golden Globes, USA

1987 Won
Golden Globe
Best Original Song - Motion Picture
Top Gun (1986)
Shared with:
Song: "Take My Breath Away"
1984 Won
Golden Globe
Best Original Score - Motion Picture
Flashdance (1983)
Best Original Song - Motion Picture
Flashdance (1983)
Shared with:
Song: "Flashdance...What a Feeling"
Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Original Score - Motion Picture
Scarface (1983)
1983 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Original Score - Motion Picture
Cat People (1982)
Best Original Song - Motion Picture
Cat People (1982)
Shared with:
Song: "Theme from Cat People"
1981 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Original Score - Motion Picture
American Gigolo (1980)
Best Original Song - Motion Picture
American Gigolo (1980)
Shared with:
Song: "Call Me"
1979 Won
Golden Globe
Best Original Score - Motion Picture
Midnight Express (1978)

BAFTA Awards

1985 Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Original Song
Electric Dreams (1984)
For the song "Together in Electric Dreams".
1984 Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Original Song
Flashdance (1983)
Shared with:
For the song: "What a Feeling".
Best Score
Flashdance (1983)

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA

1985 Nominated
Saturn Award
Best Music
Die unendliche Geschichte (1984)
Shared with:

ASCAP Film and Television Music Awards

1988 Won
ASCAP Award
Most Performed Songs from Motion Pictures
Over the Top (1987)
Shared with:
For the song "Met Me Halfway".
1987 Won
ASCAP Award
Most Performed Songs from Motion Pictures
Top Gun (1986)
Shared with:
For the song "Take My Breath Away".

Bambi Awards

1984 Won
Bambi
Film - National
Die unendliche Geschichte (1984)
Shared with:

Grammy Awards

2014 Won
Grammy
Album of the Year
Shared with:
For the album "Random Access Memories."
1998 Won
Grammy
Best Dance Recording
Shared with:
For the song "Carry On"
1984 Won
Grammy
Best Album of Original Score Written for a Motion Picture or Television Special
Flashdance (1983)
Shared with:
1980 Nominated
Grammy
Album of the Year
Shared with:
For the album "Bad Girls"
Best Disco Recording
Shared with:
For the song "Dim All the Lights"
1979 Nominated
Grammy
Best Album of Original Score Written for a Motion Picture or Television Special
Midnight Express (1978)
Shared with:

Italian Online Movie Awards (IOMA)

2014 Won
Lifetime Achievement Award (Premio alla carriera)

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards

1978 Won
LAFCA Award
Best Music
Midnight Express (1978)

Los Angeles Italian Film Awards

2000 Won
Outstanding Achievement Award
Music

Palm Springs International ShortFest

1996 Won
Jury Award
Best Experimental
Won
Audience Award
Best Experimental

Razzie Awards

1985 Nominated
Razzie Award
Worst Original Song
Metropolis (1927)
Shared with:
For the song "Love Kills".
Worst Musical Score
Metropolis (1927)
Thief of Hearts (1984)
1984 Nominated
Razzie Award
Worst Musical Score
Superman III (1983)

World Soundtrack Awards

2011 Won
Lifetime Achievement Award

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