Jim Steinman the American composer, lyricist, record producer and playwright has passed away at the age of 73. He also worked as an arranger, pianist and singer. His work included songs in the adult contemporary, rock and roll, dance, pop, musical theatre and film score genres.
Jim’s work included albums such as Meat Loaf’s Bat Out of Hell, one of the best-selling albums of all time, plus Dead Ringer and Bat Out of Hell II. His many hit singles included Meat Loaf’s I’d Do Anything For Love; and Read ‘Em And Weep for both Meatloaf and Barry Manilow. Celine Dion had a big hit with Its All Coming Back To Me Now and there was No Matter What for Boyzone.
He also produced for Bonnie Tyler, his most successful work being the single Total Eclipse Of The Heart and her album Faster Than The Speed of Night in 1983.
He passed away in a hospital in Connecticut, New England.
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