He also wrote the music and lyrics for the 1997 Broadway musical "Titanic" which won him Tony's for Best Score and Best Musical.
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Has twice won Broadway's Tony Award: in 1982, as Best Score, both music and lyrics, for "Nine;" and in 1997, as Best Original Musical Score, both music and lyrics, for "Titanic." He was also nominated in 1990, as Best Score (Musical), in collaboration with Bob Wright
and Chet Forrest
, both music and lyrics, for "Grand Hotel, the Musical."