Jim Steinman speaks onstage at the Songwriters Hall of Fame induction and awards in 2012.

NEW YORK, NY – JUNE 14: Inductee Jim Steinman speaks onstage at the Songwriters Hall of Fame 43rd Annual induction and awards at The New York Marriott Marquis on June 14, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Larry Busacca/Getty Images for Songwriters Hall Of Fame)